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hook and loop patches
April 22, 2020

Hook and Loop Patches

Custom Hook and Loop Patches Custom designed patches are the perfect way to represent your organization, company, or business. But we know that not everything should be permanent-that’s why we offer a wide variety of hook-and-loop patches that can be interchanged and mixed-and-matched to create a versatile promotional product for you. With hook-and-loop backing, you…

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how to iron on patches
March 31, 2020

How To Apply Iron On Patches

How To Apply Iron On Patches Iron-on patches are a great way to add your personal touch and creativity. You can customize any clothing or hat with an iron on design that will be sure not only make you stand out. We offer four easy steps for adding your patch in the best way. Applying…

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girl scout patches
September 22, 2016

Custom Scout Patches

Custom Scout Pouches Get a Quote Custom Girl Scout Patches As all Girl Scouts know, custom embroidered patches are a great way to celebrate. Besides highlighting skills and accomplishments, patches motivate girls to take on challenges. In fact, they are a fundamental way to encourage learning and leadership. More importantly, receiving patches proves to a…

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walking stick medallion
October 14, 2015

Hiking Stick Medallions & Badges

Custom Hiking Stick Medallions Walking Stick Medallion What is a walking stick medallion? While fishing on the Metolius River in Oregon, I noticed a hiker walking by with this walking stick. He was out Geocaching and I had to ask him if he would be okay If I took a picture of his hiking stick…

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trading pins
April 3, 2013

Guide to Becoming a Pinhead – Tips On Collecting Pins

Guide to Becoming a Pinhead If you love lapel pins, chances are that you might be a pinhead. Collectors of all kinds amass with unique and valued items such as art, stamps or coins, books and more. But a lapel pin collector? Take Dave Phillips from Edmonton, Canada. His collection of pins related to the…

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really old coins
September 16, 2010

The Oldest Coin in the World

There is still plenty of mystery revolving around the Lydian Lion. There is no certainty of the value, or even the purpose of the coin. But as it stands, it holds the record for being the oldest coin, having been created over 2,700 years ago….

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disney pin trading
June 10, 2010

The Disney Pin Trading Tradition

Disney Pin Trading Make your dreams come true with Disneyland Pins! Since the opening of the first Disneyland park, lapel pins have been created and sold to promote the Disney culture.  A key component of their massive array of products has been lapel pins symbolizing their vast cast of characters, rides, and park sections.  It…

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blinking light pin attachment
March 12, 2008

LED Blinkie Pins

Custom LED Pins LED blinkies to light up your lapel pins Blinking lights, commonly called “blinkies,” have been a popular addition to baseball trading pins for years. They can make a mascot’s eyes look more menacing while calling attention to the pin itself. To create the blinking effect, a small light bulb (called a light-emitting…

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