If you haven’t ever noticed, start to look around and you will be blown away by how many people wear silicone wristbands. Most often they are wearing a wristband that shows their support for a cause. I always get excited when I see them on people’s arm just thinking about a group that raised money for a great cause. Do you have a cause that you’d like to get exposure for? Maybe even fundraise? Silicone wristbands are an easy and [...]
Pin size is a matter of personal preference. We can’t tell you what size is best for you. BUT we can provide a visual 😜 0.75″ pin compared to a quarter 1″ pin compared to a quarter 1.25″ pin compared to a quarter 1.5″ pin compared to a quarter 1.75″ pin compared to a quarter 2″ pin compared to a quarter
Being a small business can be tough. There are lots of balls to juggle in this circus. Dream Maker Pins has been working hard on our technology. We have teamed up with a “backend pro” who is currently building a backend for our website. This will allow clients to create an account. Once they sign in they will have access to request quotes and prices. They will have an interactive dashboard allowing them to watch the progress of the [...]
Here some simple guidelines to follow for successful pin design creation.
What kind of artwork do you need to make a pin? Let us tell you 🙂 Bottomline – the dream file is a vector or .ai. Second best would be a high resolution JPEG or PDF.
Dream Maker Pins is happy to provide silicon wristbands for the I Run for Mandy 5k coming up March 26th. Mandy was a young girl who lost her battle to DIPG. DIPG are highly aggressive and difficult to treat brain tumors found at the base of the brain. Mandy made a big impact in her five short years on earth. This race will raise money to help DIPG research and honor a cool little girl. The race is free [...]
LE or sequential numbering is a popular thing with pins. LE simply stands for “Limited Edition”. If you find a pin that has “5/100” that means your pin is #5 out of 100 pins made. There is a very large pin trading world out there. These LE’s are very important. Buyers like to know that their pin is one of a limited amount. As these pins sell out they become harder to find. On pin trading pages you will often see rare [...]
Not all glow in the dark is created equal. Glow powder is mixed into the color enamel applied to the pin. Depending on how much time and care the factory puts into mixing the glow powder will determine the results. We are happy with our factory partner.
One of the first questions we ask anyone we work with is do they want hard or soft enamel pins. Often times we can feel their deer in headlights look even though we aren’t looking at them. This video should clear it up for you. Bottomline. Smooth = hard and ridges = soft enamel.