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Category: Pin Types

Custom Flower Pins for Spring & Summer

Posted: July 2, 2018| Category: Pin Types

With spring being one of the busiest times of year for pin production here at PinCrafters we wanted to revisit a commonly requested spring and summer pin design. Although most of our production is dedicated to nursing pins and sports pins such as baseball pins, softball pins and soccer … Read More

Custom Fraternity Pins, Sorority Pins & Pledge Pins

Posted: September 21, 2017| Categories: Custom Pin Uses, Pin Types

As the college school year gets into full swing PinCrafters usually begins to see a spike in orders for custom fraternity and sorority pins! Fraternities and sororities around the country look to represent their organization through custom-made pins featuring their Greek letters. Through the months of September to November, especially in … Read More

Buy American Flag Lapel Pins in Bulk

Posted: August 11, 2017| Category: Pin Types

With summer rolling on into August we here at PinCrafters wanted to post a follow up to one of our favorite times of the year to design and create custom lapel pins. With the Fourth of July falling within the first week of July we usually see a spike in … Read More

Are “Pin Badges” the same as Custom Lapel Pins?

Posted: September 1, 2011| Category: Pin Types

The answer is “yes”.  Recently I was designing some volunteer pins and was surprised when the customer referred to their enamel die struck pins as “pin badges”.  I have never heard lapel pins referred to as pin badges.  We have created many … Read More

What are full relief or 3D lapel pins?

Posted: June 13, 2011| Category: Pin Types

3D or full-relief lapel pins are a very economical method to promote your image. Sometimes simply referred to as 3D pins. These are much thicker to obtain the 3D effect. Like most other badges they can be produced in metal only or with the addition of enamel. The enamel is … Read More

Benefits of Hard Enamel Pins.

Posted: June 13, 2011| Category: Pin Types

Our Hard Enamel Pin Badges are made using vitreous materials which basically means our badge enamel can withstand extreme circumstances so in turn have a very long life span and will not deteriorate. The Enamel Pin Badges are then hand fired in a furnace and highly polished for a … Read More

What exactly are “Challenge Coins”?

Posted: April 25, 2011| Category: Pin Types

Consider challenge coins and medallions when you’re looking to build pride and motivation, or recognize outstanding achievement among employees. We produce these emblems using the same high-quality processes as our hard and soft enamel pins. Challenge coins – traditionally used by the military – today serve many purposes such as … Read More

Have a deadline? Get your lapel pins in 5 days!

Posted: April 22, 2011| Category: Pin Types

If you’re on tight deadline and need pins fast – we’re here to help! Our experienced designers and salespeople will help design your custom pin and deliver it in 5 business days or less. Flash Photo Lapel Pins are an efficient process, with quality results We use a state-of-the-art manufacturing … Read More

Why make pins in a precious metal such as Sterling Silver or Gold?

Posted: April 14, 2011| Category: Pin Types

A lasting symbol of beauty and prestige, our precious metal lapel pins bring a special touch to your organization or event. These elegant pins represent your commitment to quality and excellence. They are a perfect way to express pride in your business or organization. Precious metal lapel pins are available … Read More

What are Die Struck Lapel Pins?

Posted: April 11, 2011| Category: Pin Types

These distinctive metal-on-metal pins bring a touch of class to your organization or event. Die struck lapel pins use only metal and no color – with a two-tone finish that gives any design an elegant look. They are often used to recognize years of service, and are popular among fraternities, … Read More