6 Professional Tips when you order awards medal

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Thanks very much for our customers’ support and trust. In this year, We will be to make full efforts to finish all the jobs well in a timely manner as we did in the past years.

In 2019, we will open hearts, and welcome more and more customers choosing us to be award & promotional products partner. We will be very glad to offer you professional advice, modest price and high-quality products to bring you much more money.

To make our work easier and smoother. Some essential information is required when you inquiry. Anyway, Do n0t be afraid of any inquiry issues. Please read the 6 tips when you order different material products. then you will find it is quite easy, and you can become good at it.


1. When you order Enamel medals/coins/ pins, please specify the below information:

Material and Process:

  • Copper stamped with hard Enamel
  • Brass stamped with Soft Enamel
  • Brass stamped with Hard Enamel
  • Brass Photo-Etched with Soft Enamel
  • Iron stamped with Soft Enamel
  • Iron stamped with Soft Enamel
  • Zinc Alloy with hard enamel
  • Zinc Alloy with soft enamel
  • Full 3D sculpture

Gold / Nickel / Black Nickel / Copper / Brass / Silver / Dye Black /, If you want to know more about plating, please click here


Please specify the number of colors wanted whatever the process you require.


width (in mm) * height (in mm)


Please specify the thickness, and if you do not have any specific requirements, we would like to offer you advice.

Epoxy (optional): With /without

Additional Process (optional): glitter enamel/ Rhinestone/ Printing logo / Laser Engraved number, etc…

Packing: Standard packing 1pc/polybag. Anyway, the optional package is available, see more

First, Let’s take a medal for example:

Item: Metal Medal

Material and process: Zinc alloy die casting with soft enamel (2D both sides for spinner part + 2D front for medal body)

Size: 2”

Thickness: 4mm

Plating: Gold

Color:11C soft enamel +2 glitter enamel

Additional: 1C printing

With epoxy

Attachment: No

1pc/ polybag packing, then 50pcs/bag. Proper quantity of products in one carton.

Fiesta medal 2018

2. When you order Printing medals/ Challenge coins/ Custom pins,

MATERIAL & PROCESS (optional):

  • Brass Offset Printing
  • Brass Silkscreen Printing
  • Stainless Steel silkscreen Printing
  • Aluminum Silkscreen Printing

Size Range: 10-120MM ( the largest width or length)

Thickness: 0.7MM / 1.0MM /1.2MM /1.5MM / 2.0MM (The stainless steel max thickness is 1.5mm because the material is hard. It is very hard to cut when it is in 2.0MM thick)

PLATING: Copper/ Gold, for more metal finish color, please refer to plating color chart.

BORDER (optional):

Without border /White border /Metal border

Epoxy: Usually, we recommend add epoxy coating on the surface to protect the printing logo.



  1. Regarding stainless steel printing, the raw material is silver, It cannot be plated. So when your design is silver metal, stainless steel printing is the most suitable option.

If want other metal finishes, stainless steel with printing, and aluminum printing maybe not meet your needs. Brass with printing is the best option.

Let’s see several samples to distinguish the Without border / White border / Metal border.

brass printing pin-perfectcraftsgifts

Brass printing with metal border

Aluminum with printing no border-perfectcraftsgifts

Aluminum printing with white border

Stainless Steel printing without border

3. When you order Plastic PVC Items,


Flat / 2 Dimensions (2D) / 3 Dimensions (3D) / Full 3D Design


Please specify the number of colors wanted whatever the process you require.

SIZE: width (in mm) *height (in mm)

THICKNESS: Please specify the thickness, and if you do not have any specific requirements, we would like to offer you advice.

QUANTITY: MOQ: 100 pieces

Packing: Standard packing 1pc/ polybag. The optional package is available, it may need an extra fee.

PVC items-perfectcraftsgifts

4. When you order Embroidery /Chenille patches,

DESIGN: Provide clear pictures in Jpg, Png, Pdf files.

Coloring: Please specify the number of colors wanted whatever the process you require.

SIZE: width (in mm) *height (in mm)

Regarding Embroidery patches and woven patches, please choose the border you need: Merrow Border (Overlock border) / Heat Cut / Laser Cut

Backing: Iron on Backing/ Velcro Backing/ Paper Backing/ Peel& Stick

Packing: 50pieces/ 100 pieces bulk packing.

Quantity: MOQ: 200 pieces.

Please see below physical samples with different borders and backings for your reference.

embroidery patches border-perfectcraftsgifts
embroidery patches backing-perfectcraftsgifts

5. When you order lanyards/ ribbon,

Material and Processes: 

  • Flat Polyester with/without printing lanyard
  • Dye-Sublimated lanyards
  • Woven lanyards
  • Tube polyester lanyards
  • Reflective lanyards with/without printed logo

Size: the most common sizes are 900*10mm.900*15mm,900*20mm, 900*25mm, 900*30mm, and custom size is acceptable

Colors: Match Pantone color

Accessories: The most common Metal J-hook, bulldog clip, split ring, and detachable loop and more.

custom lanyards-perfectcraftsgifts
common lanyards attachment-perfectcraftsgifts

6. When you order Silicone Wristband,

Standard Size: 

210*12*2mm 202*12*2mm /  202*24*2mm for Adult

180*12*2mm / 150*12*2mm for Children

Color: Match Pantone Color chart


  1.  Embossed logo
  2. Debossed logo with/without enamel filling
  3. Printed logo

Silicone Bracelet categories:

  • Glow in dark wristband;
  • Engraved bracelets;
  • Solid Color silicone wristband,
  • personalized Swirl Color wristband;
  • Custom Segmented bracelets
Silicone wristband-perfectcraftsgifts

Kindly note that whatever you need, please remember to submit the design, because it is very important. As all the products will be produced based on the custom designs.

In the last, If you have any order or need professional advice, welcome to contact us freely.

In the last, Let’s start a happy business journey, we are confident to bring you much more money.

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