Custom Hard Enamel Pins

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Custom Hard Enamel Pins with Design Your Pins

Researching the design of custom pins and came across the term “Hard Enamel Pins“? At Design Your Pins, we’re always eager to help educate you about the sometimes confusing terms in the niche of custom pins. On this page you’ll find everything you need to know about Hard Enamel Pins. We’ll also answer any questions when you get your price quote.

Introduction to Custom Hard Enamel Pins

Custom hard enamel pins have carved a niche in the world of personalized accessories, offering a blend of durability and refined aesthetics. These pins are not just accessories; they are a statement of style, professionalism, and personal expression. At Design Your Pins, we specialize in crafting these exquisite pieces, bringing over 30 years of experience to every pin we create. As a veteran-owned business, we infuse every project with the values of integrity, dedication, and excellence.

The Distinct Charm of Hard Enamel Pins

Generally considered the most “classy” and “professional” looking type of custom lapel pin, the hard enamel pin can be recognized by the smooth, flat finish of both the paint and metal of the pin.

A Mark of Quality and Elegance: Hard enamel pins are celebrated for their smooth, polished finish and vibrant colors. They stand out as a premium choice for those seeking a high-quality product that lasts.

Versatile and Meaningful: Whether used for corporate branding, as part of a personal collection, or as a fashion statement, these pins have a universal appeal. They serve as a canvas for creativity and a medium for meaningful expression.

Design Your Pins: A Legacy of Excellence

Why trust Design Your Pins to create your hard enamel pin? Because quality craftsmanship matters and you deserve a pin that portrays your message in the best way possible.

Decades of Expertise: Our journey spans over three decades, during which we have perfected the art of pin-making. This experience is evident in the finesse and quality of every pin we produce.

Veteran-Owned, Customer-Focused: We take pride in our veteran-owned status, which underlines our commitment to service and excellence. Our focus is not just on creating pins but on ensuring each client’s vision is realized to its fullest potential.

An In-Depth Look at the Manufacturing Process of Custom Hard Enamel Pins

In the following sections, we will explore the unique aspects of custom hard enamel pins, the reasons to choose Design Your Pins for your pin-making needs, and the seamless process we offer for creating your custom pins. Stay tuned to discover how we combine craftsmanship with customer service to deliver unparalleled products.

The creation of custom hard enamel pins is a meticulous and detailed process that combines traditional craftsmanship with modern techniques. These pins are celebrated for their durability, smooth finish, and vibrant colors, making them a preferred choice for various applications. Let’s dive deeper into the intricate process that transforms a simple design into a stunning hard enamel pin.

Detailed Steps in the Hard Enamel Pin Manufacturing Process

Design and Mold Creation: The journey of a hard enamel pin begins with a design, which is then transferred onto a mold. This mold is crafted to precision, ensuring that every detail of the design is captured accurately.

Stamping and Cutting: Metal sheets, usually brass or copper for their malleability and durability, are stamped using the mold. This process creates the base of the pin with raised metal lines that form the design and recessed areas for enamel filling.

Enamel Filling: Skilled artisans then fill the recessed areas with enamel. Unlike soft enamel pins, hard enamel requires multiple layers of enamel, each layer being filled and then fired in a kiln to harden. This process is repeated until the enamel sits flush with the metal borders.

Polishing and Plating: Once the layers are set, the pins are ground down and polished to achieve a smooth, flat surface. The pins are then plated with the desired metal, such as gold, silver, or nickel, to enhance their appearance and durability.

Coloring and Baking: Colors are carefully applied to the designated areas. The pins are baked at high temperatures after each color application, ensuring that the enamel hardens and adheres properly.

Final Polishing and Inspection: The pins undergo a final polishing to ensure a glossy finish. Each pin is then inspected for quality, ensuring that it meets the high standards expected of hard enamel pins.

Why the Detailed Process Matters

The detailed manufacturing process of hard enamel pins is not just about creating a product; it’s about crafting a piece of art. Each step, from stamping to polishing, is carried out with precision and care, ensuring that the final product is of the highest quality. This process results in pins that are not only visually stunning but also durable and long-lasting, making them ideal for various uses from corporate branding to personal collections.

In the next section, we will explore why Design Your Pins is the go-to choice for creating these meticulously crafted hard enamel pins, emphasizing our commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.

Why Choose Design Your Pins?

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Why Choose Design Your Pins for Hard Enamel Pins?

When it comes to creating custom hard enamel pins, Design Your Pins stands out as a premier choice. Our blend of extensive experience, commitment to quality, and a deep understanding of our clients’ needs sets us apart in the industry. Here’s why Design Your Pins is the ideal partner for your hard enamel pin projects:

Over 30 Years of Custom Pin Industry Experience

Expert Craftsmanship: With over three decades in the pin-making industry, we bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every project. Our experience ensures that each pin is crafted with precision and care.

Consistent Quality: Our long-standing presence in the market is a testament to our commitment to consistently delivering high-quality products. We understand the nuances of hard enamel pin production and ensure that every piece meets our stringent standards.

Veteran-Owned Business with a Customer-First Approach

Ease of Design and Ordering: Our ordering process is designed to be straightforward and hassle-free. We guide our clients through each step, from initial design to final production, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable experience.

Collaborative Design Approach: We work closely with our clients to bring their vision to life. Our team provides expert guidance and support throughout the design process, ensuring that the final product reflects the client’s vision and objectives.

Because You Deserve the Best Service Possible

Not only were they great to work with because they communicated clearly and and super quick, but the order of pins came out amazing. Great quality and exactly what we wanted. The pins were a huge hit. Thank you for being so great!


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Very helpful, fast service and great pricing. They delivered it not only 10 days early, but over the holidays. Thank you for your help!

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Used three times now to create a pin. Always great to work with. The whole process is easy and stress free. They create a beautiful product. Our partners often compliment my team on the pin. I look forward to working with you again!


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