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OOTM Pin Trading

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Lapel pin trading is an important part of Odyssey of the Mind competitions for many teams around the world. OOTM pin trading dates back more than thirty years. The OOTM organization drafted a set of pin trading rules for their participants. The rules maintain a positive trading… Read More

Custom Christmas Pins for This Holiday Season

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There truly is no time like the holiday season.  The first sign of snowfall is around the corner, children are anxiously anticipating their favorite holidays and adults can’t wait to spend time with their families.  With all this joy, of course, comes a bit of hustle… Read More

Lapel Pin Conversation Starter : “Changing the Lapel Pin”

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Bernie Sanders bobble head Words are powerful things. Have you considered the lapel pin conversation starter? Alex Johnson, president of Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio, has recognized that a simple item, such as a lapel pin, is a powerful conversation starter. He has written a… Read More

Custom Years of Service Pins

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As the end of the year approaches so does the craziness of the holiday shopping season and the ending of many business’s fiscal years. Although custom pins can be a gift given among family members of friends, one of the most common ways custom pins are exchanges as gifts… Read More

School Lapel Pins Show School Pride!

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Hail, Hail, the gangs all here. School lapel pins show school pride! The classrooms are back in business at colleges, high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools across the country. Teachers and Staff are working on another great year in our student’s academic journey. Lapel pins are a great… Read More

Custom Flower Pins for Spring & Summer

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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 Hat Pins for Music Festivals, Events & Trading

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Not many things in today’s world brings people together more than music. Concerts and festivals often bring together like-minded individuals who share a passion for live music and a love for specific artists. Although t-shirts have been a popular way to express dedication to a band since the 60’s and… Read More

Custom Nursing Pins for Graduation this Spring

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Do you have a loved one graduating from nursing school this spring? Excellence deserves recognition. Gift your nurse to be a fully customized nursing pin as a gift for their graduation and nursing pinning ceremony. The nursing pinning ceremony is a tradition that has widely been adopted at medical universities… Read More

Motorcycle Charity Ride Lapel Pins

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motorcycle lapel pin PinCrafters is proud to work with your Motorcycle Charity Ride. We are here to help you create your perfect motorcycle lapel pin. PinCrafters has a friendly and experienced sales team, and in-house designers. We are here to help you in the process of… Read More

Custom Hockey Pins for the Start of Hockey Season

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With youth hockey leagues around the United States kicking off through the month of October PinCrafters is well aware of the need for hockey pins! Represent your team with a fully customized made hockey pin based on a design you provide. Hockey pins have become a great way to… Read More