A Brief Look at the History of the Trading Pin

Have you ever wondered where the tradition of trading and collecting trading pins began? Here's a brief look at the history of the trading pin. Collectible trading pins have been around for over one hundred years and continue to be popular among sports fans, players, and collectors, alike. But, there's more to trading pins than simple trinkets … [Read more...]

A Guide to Designing Your Own Baseball Trading Pin

A Guide to Your Own Baseball Trading Pin Design There are some tips and tricks to great baseball trading pin design. Learn everything you need to know about composition, color, and size here. Do you want to get your baseball trading pin design just right? There are over 2 million little league baseball players in the U.S. It's a way to learn … [Read more...]

How to Start a Baseball Trading Pins Collection

How to Start a Baseball Trading Pins Collection Ready to embark on your next collecting obsession? Follow these steps to start building the ultimate baseball trading pins collection. If you play baseball and you haven't been introduced to the world of baseball trading pins, you're missing out. This tradition is almost as timeless as the sport … [Read more...]

Why You Need A Custom Baseball Pin For Your Team

Why You Need A Custom Baseball Pin For Your Team Someone thought long and hard about your baseball team's logo. They probably envisioned it being printed on shirts and hats and maybe even as a bumper sticker. But have you thought about turning your team logo into a baseball pin? There are a few good reasons why adding trading pins can work in … [Read more...]

What Details should go on your Sports Trading Pin?

Hello Pin Traders! A Sports Trading Pin encapsulates the full identity of a team when you present at the tournaments. With limited real-estate on a sports trading pin, a question we often get from parents What details should you put on your sports trading pin design? As there is no right or wrong answer, we’ll look at what teams typically put on … [Read more...]

What Size Baseball Trading Pins Should You Get?

What Size Baseball Trading Pins Should You Get? Hello Pin Traders! Today’s post talks about another one of our most frequently asked questions: What size pin should I get for my team? This article should lead you in the right direction: Start with your Budget: As the baseball trading pins size reflects the amount of material used and … [Read more...]

How to Increase Popularity of your Trading Pin while Saving Money

How to Maximize Tradability of your Baseball Trading Pins Hello Pin Traders! Today’s post is very special, one you may not expect to see from a trading pin company. Today we’re going to speak to methods, some more well-known than others, to increase the popularity of your trading pin while saving you and your team money! First, a … [Read more...]

How many baseball trading pins should we buy?

Hello Pin Traders! Today’s post talks about another one of our most frequently asked questions: How many baseball trading pins should we buy for our team? The goal in buying baseball trading pins is to maximize the fun and memories your kids will share during pin trading, while minimizing the amount of cost to mom and dad. Unfortunately, most … [Read more...]

What’s the difference between baseball trading pin styles?

Hello Pin Traders! Today’s post talks about one of our most frequently asked questions: What’s the difference between all the baseball trading pin styles that we offer? As you’ve seen on our website there are 3 common types of Pins: Soft Enamel, Offset Printed, and Quick Pins. Let’s take a quick dive into each so you can make the right decision … [Read more...]

The blog is back!

After a short hiatus we'd like to welcome you back to the Baseball Trading Pins blog! Here you’ll find design and ordering tips, product details, interviews, and stories related to all things pins (and baseball -- we'll continue our coaching series along with posting invaluable trading pin tips). First time ordering and don’t know where to start? … [Read more...]