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Archive: December 2011

Pawn Shop Prize Enamel Pin on History Channel

Posted: December 28, 2011| Category: Custom Pin Uses

Enamel pins recently made television history … or rather we were reminded of some lapel pin history on the popular History Channel show “Pawn Stars”. A customer, and former Olympic athlete, had brought in a pre-event screening pin he was given during the summer games. We learned from Rick … Read More

Make A Wish Uses Enamel Pins for Fundraising Thank You Gifts.

Posted: December 19, 2011| Category: Custom Pin Uses

Lapel Pins can be a very tasteful “thank you” gift or incentive during your next fundraising effort. Variety, the children’s charity, has been selling lapel pins for their fundraising program for over 20 years. They raise over $6 million dollars annually. This year they are offering a Lucas … Read More

Fortune 500 Holiday Gift Guide – 12kt Gold Custom Pins

Posted: December 12, 2011| Category: Custom Pin Uses

Looking for that perfect Fortune 500 corporate gift for the women in your office? A custom lapel pin from Pincrafters will transform a power suit or cardigan into a sparkling fashion statement while promoting company pride. We can design an elegant pin with precious metals and gem stones … Read More

Lions Club Pin Trading

Posted: December 7, 2011| Categories: Custom Pin Uses, Team Trading Lapel Pins, Uncategorized

Pin trading has been a popular activity for many years. Curling clubs from the mid nineteenth century are credited with starting the tradition. This tradition has carried on through many major league athletic teams, youth league athletic teams, political candidates, and various clubs and organizations. Lions Club … Read More

Custom Pins used for Recognition

Posted: December 6, 2011| Category: Custom Pin Uses

There was a recent article that really exemplified how many of our police and fire department customers use custom lapel pins.  We have seen an increase in designing custom lapel pins for upcoming trade shows like http://www.nylawexpo.com. Also local police departments and fire stations … Read More