Awesome Pins

Animal Medals of Honor

Animal Medals of Honor
Buy

You’re the captain now. Show ‘em who’s boss in power meetings with one of these statement pieces on your lapel. Whether your spirit animal is a tiger, panther, elephant, or monkey, these ersatz medals of honor establish your dominance with a roar. Hand embroidered and beaded, they’re commissioned by Gold Bug Gallery.

Galaga Enamel Pins

Galaga Enamel Pins
Buy

Fans of retro 8-bit gaming will love these colorful enamel pins inspired by the aliens in the top-down shooter Galaga. Etsy seller Wardingers offers a selection of handmade pixel art pins based on characters like the Bee, Butterfly, Scorpion, Galaxian, and Bosconian. Sold individually or in a set of all seven designs.

Advertisement

DrainArt Enamel Pins

DrainArt Enamel Pins

Classicbot toy designer Philip Lee and his wife, artist Mary Chang have teamed up to create a beautiful series of enameled metal pins based on the artful manhole covers found throughout Japan. There are 16 designs in all, along with a Ukiyo-e inspired wall scroll for display. Each pin measures 2″ in diameter.

Vegan Friends Enamel Pins

Vegan Friends Enamel Pins

Whether you’re a strict vegan, or just want to see a chicken wielding a switchblade, you’ll love the design of these enamel pins from Creator Toronto. The gold-plated enamel pins also include a pig with boxing gloves, a cow with a machine gun, and a bunny rabbit with a bomb, each designed to help raise awareness of animal cruelty.

Pinned Up Corkboard Set

Pinned Up Corkboard Set
Buy

Too many sticky notes sprawled all over your desk? Keep your personal space organized with Fred’s moon-shaped corkboard and pin set. Each of its six pushpins look like tiny astronauts as they float above the lunar surface. Measures 7″ in diameter.

Cereal Monster Enamel Pins

Cereal Monster Enamel Pins

Retroagogo will soon offer a series of colorful enamel pins based on the classic General Mills monster cereals. Choose from head or full body versions of Boo Berry, Count Chocula, Franken Berry, and the lesser known Yummy Mummy and Fruit Brute. Pre-order now for 11/19 delivery.

Pantone Pin

Pantone Pin
Buy

Who needs a swatch book with thousands of colors when you can make any color you’d like into an unofficial Pantone hue? Studio Cult’s cheeky pin has a square cutout in its center, proudly showing off your choice of fabric color. The perfect gift for designers. Measures 1.125″ x 1″.

Mondo Captain Marvel Posters & Pins

Mondo Captain Marvel Posters & Pins
Buy

Mondo and illustrator Matt Taylor celebrate the release of Captain Marvel with posters and pins. The colored poster is on sale only until 3/10/19, while the glow-in-the-dark poster is limited to 325 copies. The pins feature Carol Danvers, Capt. Marvel and 90’s Nick Fury.

Planet Pins

Planet Pins
Buy

Designer Duncan Shotton makes some very cool stuff, like pencils that leave rainbow-colored shavings. He also makes a teensy-tiny solar system with meticulously hand-painted pushpins, along with an optional cast-concrete moon pin.

Mondo x BTTF Pins

Mondo x BTTF Pins
Buy

Mondo expands its collection of enamel pins for fans of Back to the Future. In addition to their already available hoverboard, license plate, and arrow pins, they just dropped a series of three tricked-out DeLoreans designed by artist Tom Whalen.

Gremlins Mogwai Pins

Gremlins Mogwai Pins
Buy

DKNG and Mondo present three most excellent enamel pins inspired by the classic 1984 popcorn flick Gremlins. Beep Beep is driving a literally little red Corvette, Uh Oh’s helmet is protecting him from all the chaos, and Showtime is tickling the synthetic ivories.

Kylo Ren Ben Swolo Pin

Kylo Ren Ben Swolo Pin
Buy

Those are not moons. If you can’t figure out how to get wide like Kylo Ren, Heather Curfman’s got your back, er chest. She came up with this pin called Ben Swolo, which is totally a film accurate replica. It’s sold out as of this writing, but she also has it as a sticker.

2017 Daft Punk Holiday Collection

2017 Daft Punk Holiday Collection
Buy

Looking for a gift for a Daft Punk fan? The robots’ online shop some reasonably-priced merchandise for the holiday. There’s a pair of glass helmet Christmas tree ornaments, a light-up snow globe and Pintrill pins. If you have the cash, there’s also a dope varsity jacket.

Advertisement

Kidrobot x Madballs Enamel Pins

Kidrobot x Madballs Enamel Pins
Buy

Kidrobot’s Madballs revival continues with a set of sweet blind-boxed enamel pins. The set consists of 20 characters, including originals such as Screamin Meemie, Oculus Orbus, and Horn Head. The set also includes Bot Head, a Madballs version of Kidrobot’s mascot.

Kidrobot Adventure Time Pins

Kidrobot Adventure Time Pins
Buy

Kidrobot’s latest batch of collectible enamel pins features Finn, Jake and some of their best friends and sometimes enemies from Adventure Time. The pins are blind boxed, i.e. you’ll get a random pin when you place your order.

Mondo Spider-Man: Homecoming Pins

Mondo Spider-Man: Homecoming Pins
Buy

Celebrate the release of one of Marvel’s best movies yet with Mondo’s Spider-Man: Homecoming 1.4″ enamel pins. Sadly, there are no May or Ned pins, but you can choose from Spidey’s homemade suit, his high-tech suit, and the Vulture. You can also get all three for $25.

Mondo Full Metal Jacket Apparel

Mondo Full Metal Jacket Apparel
Buy

“You write ‘Born to Kill’ on your helmet, and you wear a peace button. What’s that supposed to be, some kind of sick joke?” Mondo continues its Stanley Kubrick Collection with tees, a hoodie and a pin based on the classic war movie Full Metal Jacket.

Mondo Jurassic Park Enamel Pins

Mondo Jurassic Park Enamel Pins
Buy

Graphic designer Alan Hynes designed five enamel pins for Mondo based on the dinosaur enclosure icons in Jurassic Park. There’s one each for the T-Rex, velociraptor, triceratops, brachiosaurus and dilophosaurus paddocks. They’re $10 each or $40 as a set.

Mondo x Nickelodeon TMNT Pins

Mondo x Nickelodeon TMNT Pins
Buy

Turtle power! These radical enamel pins are based on the 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon, featuring all four turtles as well as Shredder, Krang, Bebop and Rocksteady. You can get them for $10 each or in hero/villain four-packs for $35.

Airplane! Enamel Pin

Airplane! Enamel Pin
Buy

Fans of the Zucker and Abrahams classic Airplane! will immediately recognize this image as the iconic twisted jumbo jet from the movie’s poster. Midnight Dogs brings it to life as an awesome enamel pin that’s perfect for frequent flyers. Just don’t stick one on Otto.

Advertisement

Pokémon x The Simpsons

Pokémon x The Simpsons
Buy

Etsy shop Thumbs Design makes high quality bootleg pins, stickers and other merchandise that combine The Simpsons with other popular movies and TV shows. Its newest offerings depict Bart and company as Pokémon. Ralph as Psyduck is all we need.

Power Gauntlet Enamel Pin

Power Gauntlet Enamel Pin
Buy

Grackle Distro’s enamel pin is the perfect accessory for fans of Nintendo, Marvel, or both. Combining the design of the classic Mattel Power Glove with Marvel’s Infinity Gauntlet you will now wield the ultimate weapon in the universe. Everything else is child’s play.

Balloon Pin House

Balloon Pin House
Buy

UK Designer Cliver Roddy’s clever desktop creation replicates the house from Pixar’s Up by using 300 pushpins as tiny surrogate balloons. You’ll need to stick them all into the cork sphere yourself, but that’ll give you something to pass the time. Made from birch plywood.

ADVERTISEMENT

Home | About | Suggest | Contact | Team | Links | Privacy | Disclosure
Advertise | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Sites We Like

Awesome Stuff: The Awesomer | Gadgets, Games & Geeks: Technabob | Cool Cars: 95Octane
Site Design & Content © 2008-2021 Awesomer Media / The Awesomer™
Visit our Friends at: Not Always Right