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Custom Coin Design: 4 Details to Check Before Production

Written on July 3, 2019 at 6:34 pm, by

Whether it’s your first order or your latest order, the list of details and options going into your custom challenge coin design can be daunting. From the right colors to the right spelling keeping an eye on those details can save you both time and money. Make sure to double-check these four details before finalizing […]

Challenge Coins 101: Custom Coin Size

Written on May 21, 2019 at 2:17 pm, by

Best size for a custom challenge coin? Whatever size you want. AllAboutChallengeCoins can make your order as small as a quarter or as big as a dinner platter if you ask. However, that doesn’t mean you should make a decision about your custom coin size lightly. The coin size is a critical part of the […]

Custom Coin Plating and Color Combinations That Work

Written on May 7, 2019 at 8:51 pm, by

Feeling indecisive about a color and plating combo for your custom coin? Or maybe you need help matching a coin plating to your organization’s color scheme? Custom challenge coin design is all about making choices fitting you and your organization. But we get it, the sheer number of color and plating combinations can be overwhelming. […]

Challenge Coins 101: High-Polish vs. Antique Coin Finishes

Written on April 24, 2019 at 8:54 pm, by

In one of our last Challenge Coins 101 we explored how your challenge coin’s metal plating makes a big impact on your coin’s look and feel. But before you sign off on your coin’s metal, you need to make sure it has the right finish.  Today, we’re taking a closer look at how metallic finish mixes […]

Challenge Coins 101: 2D vs 3D Coins

Written on March 19, 2019 at 8:50 pm, by

What’s the difference between 2D or 3D coins? When should you order a 2D coin versus a 3D coin? The topic isn’t exactly common knowledge, we know and that’s why this week’s Challenge Coins 101 will explain the differences and get you up to speed on the best designs for each. The Differences Between 2D […]

Challenge Coins 101: Custom Coin Plating Options

Written on December 3, 2018 at 4:59 pm, by

Designing a custom coin, you want every aspect of it to fit your specifications from the representation of your original design to the feel of a coin’s edge. Which is why at All About Challenge Coins we’re alarmed when we meet new clients with no idea what challenge coin plating is and how it changes […]