How the Heck are Lapel Pins Made?

We all have one… hiding deep in a drawer or on an old hat, maybe on a canvas bag or your favorite jean jacket, showing pride to a particular passion like a badge of honor. I’m talking about Lapel Pins - they come in so many shapes and sizes… and let’s not forget about the colors!

Although lapel pins are utilized for many purposes, have you ever wondered how they’re actually created? Check out the videos below to see how!

This video shows how custom, die struck lapel pins are created. This illustrates the traditional process of lapel pin customization.

Die cast pins are some of our favorites - this process creates the unique shapes and outlines for the custom lapel pin molds.

The last video shows an up-to-date, automatic process of how lapel pins are created.