Thursday, September 26, 2013 Now Has Custom Search RSS and Permanent Links now has custom search RSS feeds (with filter options) and link generators for those and permanent links to the search page, with the latest results.

How Does One Use the RSS Feed?

  1. go to, and search for the items you want
  2. click the "Subscribe to search"link
  3. a text field with the URL will appear; copy that and place it into your browser or some other RSS client
  4. book mark the RSS, now you're done!
Feel free to contact me with questions and comments.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 Now Has Search Filters is a Boy Scout Patch Super Store, and is made up of items from a growing list of trusted sellers who have eBay stores.  Our goal is to be the go-to place for finding the items that your heart is desiring. It is a sister site of and

I implemented the same style of search filtering and ordering at as I did at its sister site,

The URL in the address par is also book-markable (that is, you can copy and paste it and share it with others). In the near future, I'll be implementing RSS feeds, book mark generation, and more advanced search and filtering.

If you are an eBay store and wish to submit your store for consideration, please email and let us know. At this point there are no firm criteria other than your reputation and references check out.

Monday, September 23, 2013

You snooze, you lose - No more free gift for joining

As an introductory offer, we were providing the Boy Scout Prices Realized - The Complete Collection as a free gift.  Today we have discontinued the gift.

For those who have joined through yesterday, we will honor the gift. We have no plans to offer a free gift any time soon, but that's not to say we never will.

If you missed out on the free gift, you can still purchase it on eBay for a reduced price of $20.

Please check out the Free Boy Scout Patch Online Price Guide and the new Boy Scout Patch Super Store for buying Boy Scout patches from our network of trusted sellers.

Please consider signing up for a membership. It gives you access to our great site as well as access to a growing family of related sites.

Saturday, September 21, 2013 - Patches for sale from your favorite sellers

Due to popular demand, I have been working on a site that focuses entirely on active auctions and items for sale.

It's called

For right now, it's listing items from just a few reputable sellers. I plan on expanding the selections with your help - so please suggest some other sellers to follow. I will check them out and add them to the site if they are deemed to be highly trusted and have a nice selection of items.

Furthermore, this site will be open for all. I don't plan on member access at this time, but I may expand it to offer special active-auction services for members of

All search options will be available for free, but member access would be required for things like alerts and saved searches. I'd also like to integrate it with the sales data available at Patchtrends. I would also like to integrate a lot of nice features for free, as well.

In the meantime, enjoy Patchtrend and Patchlodge's new sister site -!

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Question: Who are some of the best and most reputable BSA memorabilia stores on eBay?

I am seeking this information for a new project, and would like to know what fans of think. You may suggest your own store, but please tell us it's yours! :)

You may answer in the blog comments, Facebook comments, or message me privately (anyway you know how).


Sunday, September 8, 2013

New Dedicated Trade-O-Ree Calendar - Introducing is a new site with the latest TOR information, and highly recommends it.

We are partnering with, and we will soon be offering related and free services for TOR organizers and participants. Stay tuned!

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Wanted: 1000 "Likes" for Free Price Search on Facebook Page

With a goal of spreading awareness of our Free Search option, we have a modest goal of reaching 1000 likes ASAP. Please share this with your friends and fellow patch trading mates.

To go use the Free Price Search now - go to


Wednesday, September 4, 2013

More than 750,000 Auctions So Far in 2013

We began collecting data, and as of yesterday we reached a major milestone. We have witnessed our 750,000th closing auction, and we have no signs of slowing down yet.

We had a large up swing in auctions after the end of the 2013 National Boy Scout Jamboree, which puts us right on track for reaching over 1,000,000 closed auctions by the end of the year.

All of this data is available to members of Join today!