About Us

Hello, it's nice to meet you...

At Le’s Engravers, our team is fully equipped in engraving/ photo etching a wide variety of government or military plaques and figurines as well as personal gifts and awards to suit the needs of any individual or organization. Founded in 1983 in Arlington, Virginia, we have spent over 40 years to perfect the art of engraving with all eight of our machines independently utilized to complete specific projects. As a family owned and operated business, we are proud of the quality of work we produce and guarantee the fastest turn around time in the area.


Same Day Service & Nationwide Shipping Available.

The Arlington Journal

The daily newspaper of Arlington County, Virginia

The art of engraving requires the talent of an artist and the skills and experience of a master. Featured in the 1998, Who's Who in Business Services, Phillip Q. Le of Le's Engravers has earned an excellent reputation throughout the area for satisfying the needs of presidents, ambassadors, government officials, corporations and organizations with the highest quality engraved products available.

Le's Engravers features one-of-a-kind custom awards and corporate gifts for promotions, retirements, going away and for most any event. Their design staff will sit down with you and work out an attractive design and lettering layout for your award. The latest in high-tech computer laser engraving is available on a variety of materials including glass, marble, crystal, wood, steel and more. Le's Engravers can show you gift ideas for clients as well as sales incentive items, custom awards and plaques. They can help your organization find the perfect fundraising, promotional or advertising specialty product. Mass production is available and always friendly "service with a smile" is their trademark.

When associations or officials really want to honor an accomplishment or event, they rely on Le's Engravers, located in Arlington at 300 South Cleveland Street, phone (703)-685-1189. Visit their Home page at www.lesengravers.com or e-mail them at philip.le@verizon.net . Their courteous service combined with their top quality awards and corporate gifts keep them No. 1 in this area. Le's Engravers hopes your holiday is full of memory-making moments.

Customer Reviews

"Le’s Engravers is the best in town! I had a quick turnaround to have a rocking horse engraved with my nieces name on it. Within the next day, the rocking horse was ready and looked better than I had expected. I highly recommend anyone that needs an engraving or plaque to choose Le’s Engravers! Top quality, responsive, and friendly."

-Joe H (5 Stars, Google)

"Really professional and friendly customer service.  Excellent finished product - I had two 5x7 gold plates with black lettering made and they turned out exactly how I wanted!  Extremely fast turn around time (2 days) and very good pricing.  I highly recommend this engraver to anyone and everyone in the Northern Virginia area!!!"

-Casey G (5 Stars, Google)

"I came to Mr Le and his team needing a technical difficulty engraving done in less than 48 hrs.  Not only was he able to do it, he got involved in the project and asked me questions, the answers to which I hadn’t even thought about.  The end result was a fantastic looking engraving ahead of my deadline.  He is the best I’ve worked with and absolutely someone I know I can trust with any engraving project!"

-Shaun R (5 Stars, Google)

"Being new to the area I didn't know of an engraving business but a quick google search led me here and I couldn't be happier with the service I got. I purchased a diving knife for my dad for Christmas and wanted his initials on it and Le's Engravers made my idea come to life and it looks even better than I imagined it would. I definitely will come back again."

-Maddi G (5 Stars, Yelp)

"If you need engraving work done, do a little reseach and this is your best option. I wanted a quote (quite large, about 50 words) engraved on a flask for a groomsmen gift. Other vendors (I checked with Once Upon a Time in the mall, and an engraving service out of McLean) were asking for about $250. Then luckily I found Le's, who provided me a proof of concept and quotes me $75. It is run out of a house, which must be how he keeps his overhead so low to afford such competitive prices. You might also be skeptical of quality, but when you go into his office, the walls are lined with his work supporting the military by engraving plaques and frames, was completely legit. I highly recommend. It is a way better option than having some $9/hr teenage employee engraving your stuff for 4x the price"

-Hubert C (5 Stars, Yelp)

At a Glance:

Fiber Laser


*Please be advised, this video contains flashing lights. 

Our newest and most powerful machine, the fiber laser, uses cutting edge optical technology to accurately and deeply engrave almost any surface including: brick, concrete, marble, stone, gold, pewter, steel, crystal, ceramic and many other materials.

Hours of Operation:

Mon: 9am-5pm

Tue: 9am-5pm

Wed: 9am-5pm

Thu: 9am-5pm

Fri: 9am-5pm

Sat & Sun: CLOSED