Author Archives: TheBigPin
It is with regret that we announce the passing of our friend and fellow Pacific Pin Club member, Dan Pederson, after a lengthy and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Dan was predeceased by his father Lawrence (Swede) Pederson. He is … Continue reading
Another month, another pin trading poster. This time it’s for May and a distinctly American theme has been unveiled. Click here to read the entire story.
An interesting look back at pin trading at the Expo 2010 Shanghai China … enjoy! A powerful practice has swept across the expansive reaches of the Expo, consuming all who is exposed to it. Pin trading is the name, and all … Continue reading
Many call pin trading the 21st sport at the Arctic Winter Games, and some say it’s highly addictive. “Once I realized what it was and got into it, then I really got deep into it,” said Gina Kalloch, a pin-trading veteran with … Continue reading
Don Bigsby is in Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Bob Boehm isn’t there, a last-minute scratch. For both men, though, the Games mean more than athletic feats to cheer and medal counts to track. Their arrival means a new batch … Continue reading