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Football season is right around the corner and you know that we are very much a “football family” around here. Tommy has been playing flag for a few years now and Daddy loves coaching. I absolutely love cheering on my boys! Who knew a game played by 8 year olds could get so intense?! My love for NFL football really kicked in last year when I drafted my own fantasy football team in a league with my husband, Tommy and friends (more on that later!). When I was contacted by Tide and asked to share a creative idea for preparing for Game Day, I thought it would be a fun opportunity to kick off the football season! I created a set of free printable banner panels (letters A – Z) that you can download and print to create your own CUSTOM banner! The banner panels are white with black writing, so it will coordinate with YOUR team of choice! Just add other decorations to your game day setup in your favorite team colors! Easy enough, right? I wonder what you will spell out with your banner…

patriots party decorations

Game Day Banner – The TomKat Studio by The TomKat Studio

Speaking of game day, I know I’m not the only one who scrambles to get their family’s game day gear clean and ready each week! I have a “thing” about wearing my favorite Patriots tshirt every Sunday and I always make sure it is clean and ready to go! Did you know that Tide offers a specific type of detergent especially for Sports? Here are the details:

Tide plus Febreze Freshness SPORT is the #1 sports detergent. Plus it’s specially formulated to help eliminate odor. It deep cleans fabrics to help remove tough stains, fights sports stains like grass, dirt, clay, and blood, and contains Renewing Freshness technology, so clothes stay fresh.


Fantastic, right? 


This post is sponsored by Tide through its partnership with Circle of Moms. While I was compensated to write this post about Tide Plus Febreze Freshness Sport, all opinions are my own. I personally use Tide on our many, many loads of laundry.

  1. Wendy

    August 23rd, 2013 at 5:27 am

    Thanks for the printables Kim! Tommy looks absolutely adorable!

  2. Kim

    August 23rd, 2013 at 7:56 am

    Thank you, Wendy!

  3. Julie Gallagher

    August 23rd, 2013 at 7:01 am

    What an awesome banner to offer as a FREEBIE! Thanks so much!

  4. Kim

    August 23rd, 2013 at 7:59 am

    So glad you like it, Julie!


    August 23rd, 2013 at 7:06 am

    He is so cute :), thanks for the free banner.

  6. Kim

    August 23rd, 2013 at 8:00 am

    Thank you, Dolores!

  7. Lucy

    August 23rd, 2013 at 7:10 am

    Thanks, I love banners!

  8. Kim

    August 23rd, 2013 at 8:01 am

    Thank you, Lucy!

  9. Tina Dahl

    August 23rd, 2013 at 7:39 am

    This is great Kim, thanks so much! And, we use that Tide, it makes clothes smell SO good!!!!!!

  10. Kim

    August 23rd, 2013 at 8:01 am

    Thank you sweet Tina! Have a wonderful weekend!

  11. Sheri

    August 23rd, 2013 at 8:01 am


    We LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the Patriots and seeing Tommy in #12!! Thanks for the printables!!!

  12. Kim

    August 23rd, 2013 at 8:02 am

    Hi Sheri! Me too! I have a crush on Tom Brady. Big time. 🙂 He was my fantasy football quarterback last year and I drafted him this year too! (so happy!) Go Patriots!

  13. Fara

    August 23rd, 2013 at 8:49 am

    OMG Kim! Tommy looks so handsome! You will have a lot of trouble when he start to go to HIGH SCHOOL! His adorable!
    Thanks for sharing all the wonderful ideas and printable. You rock!



    BTW: I am not a football fan or follower, but my sister told me that the only thing I have to know about football is: “GO PATRIOTS” and that “Brady is dreamy” ha!

  14. Kim

    August 27th, 2013 at 11:17 am

    Thank you, Fara! Brady IS dreamy!! 🙂

  15. Gina S

    August 23rd, 2013 at 9:43 pm

    Thanks for the printables! Go Pats!!!! Brady was my FFL QB last year too. Drafting on Sunday. Fingers crossed I get him again!

  16. Kim

    August 27th, 2013 at 11:18 am

    Hoping you got him again! He makes Sundays much more fun!

  17. patricia blair

    August 24th, 2013 at 10:29 am

    Thank you! I’m making a banner for my hubby’s fantasy football draft party.

  18. Kim

    August 27th, 2013 at 11:18 am


  19. Missy

    August 24th, 2013 at 8:24 pm

    Thank you for the banner! I really appreciate it. I will use it very soon!

  20. Kim

    August 27th, 2013 at 11:18 am

    You’re so welcome, Missy!

  21. Heather

    August 25th, 2013 at 11:50 am

    They are great. I was wondering if you will be selling your football printables soon?

  22. Kim

    August 27th, 2013 at 11:18 am

    Hi Heather! Yes, I need to post Tommy’s party soon! (and finish the full collection!)

  23. Joni

    August 27th, 2013 at 10:27 am

    Adorable… using them this weekend for our soccer tournament.
    Quick question. How did you get the letters to stay without sliding around?

    Love your designs..

  24. Kim

    August 27th, 2013 at 11:19 am

    Hi Joni! Perfect. I use an exacto knife to make a slit just wider than the twine. The twine I used is textured so it doesn’t slide at all.

  25. Andrea Freeman

    August 31st, 2013 at 7:07 pm

    Love this pin! Where did you get the darling stripes plates and napkins??

  26. Kim

    September 1st, 2013 at 11:57 am

    Hi Andrea! The plates and napkins are available in our shop here: http://shoptomkat.com/category_45/Paper-Plates.htm

  27. Nicole

    October 11th, 2013 at 7:18 am

    Love the banner! What is the name of the font? I’ve searched for one like that and had no luck. Thank you!

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  29. Melanie

    June 9th, 2017 at 9:19 am

    I know I’m extremely late, I’ve had this ‘pinned’ forever just never got around to downloading. When I try now it says the document has been removed. Anyway to still get this? Thanks so much!

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