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Designing Custom Bottle Opener Coins

Written on September 12, 2019 at 9:21 pm, by

From the military, police, firefighters, and more, the ability to crack open a cold one with your organization’s custom coin has an undeniable charm. But adding a bottle opener to your challenge coin isn’t as simple as swapping out colors or changing your plating choice. Whether cutting out your coin or shaping the edge into […]

Soaring With the Patriots Jet Team

Written on June 25, 2019 at 4:13 pm, by

Playing with G-forces like a musician on the fiddle, the Patriots Jet Team soars through the sky in spinning dives and tight crossovers few can match. These aviation experts form the biggest volunteer jet team in the Western Hemisphere run by a crack team of civilian pilots and Veterans from both the Navy and Air […]

A Custom Challenge Coin for Roberts & Ryan Investments

Written on May 14, 2019 at 8:05 pm, by

Financial services are probably one of the last industries you’d expect to find military challenge coins made but Roberts & Ryan Investments, founded by Vietnam combat veteran and Purple Heart recipient Daniel Roberts, is unlike many financial service companies. The company employs a staff of service-disabled military veterans and Wall Street professionals with top-level services […]

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 […]

Designing Custom Police K-9 Unit Challenge Coins

Written on November 15, 2018 at 3:54 pm, by

The unique role and training of K-9 units give them a distinct personality focusing on the training and partnership between police dogs and their handlers. Capturing this unique bond is essential for designing a challenge coin for K-9 Units. This All About Challenge Coins design article focuses on helping you find inspiration designing a localized […]