Help! I don't know pins, but have a niece that is REALLY into it. She has been talking about a certain limited edition pin and it's release date. Can I purchase it online on it's release date or is it only available in the parks or certain stores?
- Asked by Theresa from TX on 3/10/2014
Hi Theresa! As an avid pin collector and trader, I can totally relate to your niece! It is difficult to provide you with an answer without knowing what pin she has her eye on. Some limited edition pins are only available at certain parks, while... read more
Howdy, we are headed to the most magical place on earth I just two short weeks! Yeah! One of my kids has a severe latex allergy. I was wondering if the pin backs and the small rubber looking badges on some of the lanyards are latex?
- Asked by Don from TX on 2/15/2014
Hi Don, How exciting! Your vacation will be here before you know it. I just called and spoke with a Cast Member in Guest Relations who contacted a merchandise supervisor to look into this for me. They informed me that the pin backs and lanyards... read more
I haven't been to WDW in many years. I had heard something like Contemporary Resort had Pin Trading Nights the first Sunday of each month?
- Asked by Anna from TX on 2/6/2014
Hi Anna, Disney did have regular Pin Trading events at the Contemporary in the past, but in recent years the schedule and location have been more erratic. For example, in late 2013 there was a Pin Trading event on a Tuesday at the ESPN Wide World... read more
I am planning a trip and just ordered a bunch of pins but I am unsure on the lanyards now with the new wristbands. Are people still using lanyards?
- Asked by Crystal from TX on 1/9/2014
Yes, lanyards are still the best place to keep your pins! We just got some for our kids on our last vacation, and they are in love with collecting and trading pins! I'd also suggest buying a package (or two) of locking pin... read more
I recently found a trading pin that I would like to get featuring the "Create your own" style. Supposedly, we can get a custom metalic plate to fit into the pin with our names. Are doing this still? If so, then where...DTD?
- Asked by Christopher from GA on 12/10/2013
Thanks for visiting the Moms Panel with your question.
My daughter has one of these fun pins with her name on it. The name portions are sold separately and are magnetic. There are usually a variety of different pin styles that... read more