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Artland release inspired by Mark Chilcott's art

A release of Pixar pins inspired by the art of Mark Chilcott

Artland Chip 'n' Dale Cut Out Release

Artland have just released a new addition to their Cut Out series, featuring Chip 'n' Dale and Clarice!

Shiny: How to keep your Disney pins sparkly

A few tips to help you remove dirt and tarnish, and keep your Disney pins looking like new.

Why Start Pin Collecting or Pin Trading?

Here are 4 reasons why you might like to start pin hunting. I hope that you find this article useful and informative!

ShopDisneyUK are releasing Alien Remix pins to celebrate Pixar Fest

To celebrate Pixar Fest, the UK Disney store is releasing six sets of Alien-themed pins, called Alien Remix!

Fantasia Mickey Conducting Pin Release From Artland

Artland has released a three-pin series Fantasia Mickey Conducting

Disneyland Paris pin releases August 2020

Disneyland Paris have opened their doors again and have some great open edition pins for August 2020.

Two new pins added to Artland's 100 Aker Wood Series

Artland has added two new limited edition pins to their 100 Aker Wood Series

Pin Grades

What is the difference between a grade A and a grade B fantasy pin? Abi explains with superb examples

Introducing The Villains Cut Out Series

Artland have released a new series of pins: The Villains Cut Out Series. A collection of Disney villains

Unique Pin Boards

I love finding quirky pin boards around the parks. I encourage comments to create a conversation as I want to hear what some of your faves are!

Kraken Trade Surprise Release

Kraken Trade has done it again. Scar makes his debut in Kraken Trade’s third drop in an exclusive pin line,

Tip for Starting off any Pin Trading Day.

Here is a great tip for starting off a strong day of Pin Trading! Try this to know when to be where to join in on the fun of Pin Trading.

Disney Pin Trading: Tips and Tricks to Avoid Fake Pins at all Costs

It is no secret that you will encounter fake pins when trading in the parks and at the resorts. You will sometimes see entire lanyards full of fakes. If you want to avoid fake pins, read on to find the most effective and easy ways to tell fake pins from real pins.


With the parks reopening soon, many are left wondering how many things will work despite all of the covid-19 precautions. I was especially concerned about the future of pin trading, but I bring you good news; sort of.

Pin Trader Club on Patreon

Pin Trader Club is on Patreon for anyone who chooses to support the site financially!

8 Tips for Pin Trading at Disneyland Paris

Pin trading is one of my favourite things to do at Disneyland Paris. I thought that I would share some of the tips and tricks I’ve picked up so far, as a trader who is still relatively new to the game!

5000 pins and counting

We now have 5000 Disney pins on our website

It's A Pin World Afterall.

Hello! My name is Daisy, this is just me introducing myself and to say thank you to everyone in the community that has made me feel so welcome.

Have you taken the “Loungefly" Leap?

Do you collect Loungefly pins? If you’re new to the brand or already collect it, you might find this article helpful, providing an overview on the characteristics unique to Loungefly pins.

March's Main Attraction Pin Series Review

Our video review of March's Main Attraction Pin Series