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Out with the old, in with the Gold

Well, it’s no longer “fashionable” to wear white anymore. Labor Day is behind us, the Fall is fast approaching, and it’s time to turn the page. Putting away the shorts and the tank tops, revisiting the sweaters and the scarves. … Continue reading

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We’ve come a long way, baby.

Wow. Labor Day. It takes me by surprise every single year. And it probably always will. But living in Chicago now, it was brought to my attention that Labor Day was actually born during the Pullman Strike, which is a … Continue reading

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From the inside, out.

Well, I hate to admit it, but I think I’ve actually… grown up. At least a little bit. Speaking to a friend today, he was discussing an upcoming day of seminars where he works, everything from leadership training to critical … Continue reading

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As the kids are saying “Right in the feels”

Normally I like to keep these blogs fairly universal, or at least to generalize items, you know, lapel pins, lanyards, challenge coins, general. But yesterday I got word that one of our custom pin customers is using one of our … Continue reading

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The eye of the beholder

What makes something valuable? What makes it priceless? That’s kind of a toughie. It’s a combination of emotional connection and the rarity of the object, I think. Think of your most prized possessions: the picture of you and your best … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Use Custom Pins for your Company

A well-designed pin can have many uses, from announcing a new service or product, to recognizing members of a company or organization, to spreading the word about your group. From full-color to embossed to understated, customized pins can bring a … Continue reading

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Everything really is bigger in Texas!

I just got back from a brief vacation down to the deep south. Texas to be exact. And let me tell you, never before have I seen such state pride! Everything from their overpasses to their building facades, their manhole … Continue reading

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Semper Paratus

Well, we’re mere hours away from August! Another summer come and (almost) gone. But every month has its high points, one a big one for August is when we celebrate the Coast Guard! It’s perhaps not as well known as … Continue reading

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Lady Lindy

July is kind of a slow month when it comes to… well, everything. People are lazy in the summer heat, there aren’t a lot of awareness causes or holidays that need to be celebrated or talked about, it’s a bit … Continue reading

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The Big Reveal

The hoopla surrounding the birth yesterday of the new prince in England has been the obsession of many of my friends over the past few months. Perhaps not quite to the furvor of the royal wedding a couple of years … Continue reading

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