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Pantone Color Matching For Custom Pins

Pantone Color Matching or PMS as we like to call it, is a color matching standard used in many industries.  By standardizing the colors, different manufacturers in different locations can all refer to the Pantone system to make sure colors match without direct contact with one another. Why is this important for you? It allows you to match your branding standards on your pins. All you have to do is specify your Pantone color codes and we will match those colors in designing your pin. In the pin world, the Pantone coated C chart is the standard. If you have a logo, you have a standard – most people may not know what those colors are but the person who designed your logo will.

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Gold Custom Pin Metal Finish


Antique Gold Custom Pin Metal Finish

Antique Gold

Bronze Custom Pin Metal Finish


Antique Bronze Custom Pin Metal Finish

Antique Bronze

Copper Custom Pin Metal Finish


Antique Copper Custom Pin Metal Finish

Antique Copper

Silver Custom Pin Metal Finish


Antique Silver Custom Pin Metal Finish

Antique Silver

Black Nickel Custom Pin Metal Finish

Black Nickel

Black Dye Custom Pin Metal Finish

Black Dye

White Dye Custom Pin Metal Finish

White Dye

Green Dye Custom Pin Metal Finish

Green Dye

Red Dye Custom Pin Metal Finish

Red Dye

Blue Dye Custom Pin Metal Finish

Blue Dye

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Pantone Color Matching

Pin Type Comparison

Pin Type



Soft Enamel Pins

Most Popular, Best Value

Dimensional look

Hard Enamel Pins

Best Quality, Durable

Smooth, polished look; resembles cloisonné

Photo Dome Pins

Quick Turnaround

Offset printed on vinyl affixed to metal with acrylic coating

Die Struck Pins

Great Value

Like soft enamel, but only in gold or silver

Die Cast Pins

For Inner Cutouts

Liquid metal injected into the mold to create shapes and cutouts

Soft Enamel vs Hard Enamel vs Photo Dome vs Button

Hard Enamel vs Soft Enamel

Die Struck vs Die Cast

Photo Dome vs Buttons

Gold vs Silver

Silver vs Antique Silver

Black Dye vs Black Nickel

Questions? Answers!

Be sure to look at our FAQ page for more information about lapel pins and our other styles of pins!

Better yet, call us toll free at (801) 544-1005 from anywhere in the U.S. or Canada, email us at or use our handy online quote form. We will answer your questions, help you choose the right pin style and shape, and get you on the road to a Pintastic time. At PinProsPlus, you never pay for design, artwork, setup or ground shipping in the US!

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