Everything There Is To Know About ID Lanyards

What Are Lanyards?

ID lanyards, basically, are string or rope-like accessories that are worn around the neck just like a necklace. In its lower end, a hook or some kind of clamping material is attached. This is where IDs or other accreditation items are clipped. Aside from these credentials, nowadays many people attach anything from keys to phones on it.

ID lanyards have been the most common items used to display items conspicuously and securely. For some people, such as office employees, it is worn regularly at work. Since it essentially acts as a part of one’s outfit, more and more people are opting for the personalized lanyards. By customizing a lanyard, added function for personalization and aesthetic value is obtained.

Lanyard Types

Lanyards generally are divided into types according to the material which they are made of. Today, people have many choices regarding the different lanyard types. Because their compositions differ from one another, their qualities, appearances and prices vary. Of the wide selection, we offer the six best lanyard types: the polyester, tubular, woven, nylon, dye sublimated, and shoestring.

Polyester LanyardsPolyester is the most common type of lanyard. Its durability and visual appearance is somehow mediocre compared to the other types. Tubular lanyards, on the other hand, are the cheapest lanyards. Typically, it looks and feels like a shoelace. The third type is the woven lanyard. It probably has the classiest look because of the intricate weaving in the design.

Another type of lanyard is the nylon, which is considered to be the most expensive. It has a shiny finish and has the greatest durability. The fifth type of lanyard is known as the dye sublimated lanyard because of the process through which the design is imprinted onto the lanyard itself. Lastly, there is the cord type of lanyard. It has a traditional lanyard look because of its thin, round cords.

Lanyard Color

Woven LanyardsID lanyards manufacturers today, like us, have modern equipment that can mix colors and dye lanyards to the very specific shade and pigment that the customer wants. The dyes that we use are also high quality, meaning they do not fade easily.

Lanyard Width And Length

Depending on the materials, design and its type, the width of the lanyard may vary. Most commonly, flat lanyards’ width ranges from 3/8 inch to 1 inch. As for round lanyards like the cord, the most common diameter is ¼ inch.

The length of lanyards, on the other hand, is typically 36 inches. It is the optimal length for the average height of people. However, for accuracy, some lanyards have special mechanisms that allow the wearer to adjust the lanyard’s length.

Imprinting Methods

The lanyard’s design is probably the most important factor in giving a lanyard its individuality. This is the reason why we have different methods used in different situations to attain accuracy in imprinting.

LanyardsThe most common printing method employed by us is screen printing. It is cheap but is only useful when imprinting simple designs with 2 colors at most. Offset printing, on the other hand, is used when the design is still not that complex but requires more than two colors. For the most complex designs, heat sublimation method is applied. This modern method allows for the design to be printed in full color and in digital quality.

Lanyard Attachments

Lastly, of course, what is a lanyard without its attachment? ID lanyards attachments are the ones that secure our items. When our customers order lanyards, we let them choose between the bulldog clip, key ring, swivel j hook, and thumb trigger for free. Aside from those free attachments, if they are willing to pay, they may also opt for other attachment options like the thumb hook, cell phone loop, carabiner hook, or oval hook.

Other Lanyard Options

To customize further, other optional add-ons can be included in the lanyard. These add-ons serve different useful functions. Examples of these include buckle release, badge holders and adjustment bead.

Author Bio:
ID lanyards have been the most common items used to display items conspicuously and securely. Lanyards offers a selection of free attachments as well as a choice of optional extra attachments.

Silicone Bracelets – Opportunities within Options

Customized silicone bracelets become stupendously popular nowadays in awareness campaigns, business advertisements, fund raising activities, reunions, concerts as well as other myriad promotional ventures. This is perhaps due to the fact that bracelets are economical, simple yet very effective in catching people’s attention. A wristband with the appropriate design, logo or wording is a subtle yet very effectual method of reaching out to people. People easily notice the wristbands but it’s not that pompous that you can wear it to almost any occasion. In fact, there’s an appropriate design and look for a given occasion hence you don’t have to worry of being out of place when wearing these rubber bracelets since they are quite trendy and fashionable.

Whether you are initiating drug abuse or cancer awareness, save the environment campaign, fund raising for a particular cause or holding a memorial for someone greatly loved; silicone bracelets are perfect for such occasions. The beautifully designed wristbands are ideal giveaways during fundraising activities. Your donors will not likely forget your charitable organization the next time you spearhead another activity, with your organization’s name and website emblazoned on the wristband!

Silicone Bracelets

Should you need to have a customized design for your intended beneficiaries, you can contact us so that we can assist you with your preferred design. Should you have your own ready-made design, you can submit it to us through our site and we will give you your own requested customized rubber wristbands in no time. You can also choose from our wide array of design such as embossed, debossed, colorized emboss, custom slap band, ink fill deboss, silicone rings, glow in the dark bands, swirled or multi-segmented bands, key chain bands and writable wristbands. You can have these various styles on a ½”, 1” or slim-sized silicone bracelets.

If you don’t want your bracelet-recipients to develop allergies, ensure that you only use non-allergenic materials which we use for our products, to ensure their safety. We only use 100% latex-free silicone material on our bracelets. Don’t take latex for granted since there are many people who can get severely allergic to it that their condition can get life-threatening, thus needing fast medical attention. Moreover, by not using latex we can assure you of durability. This means that our products do not break or color fades easily.

If you ever need beautiful and high quality wristbands that are fairly priced, feel free to contact us anytime. Don’t worry if you only need a handful or a thousand pieces since we cater to your orders regardless of the number of silicone bracelets you want to order. Our company has a “no minimum” wristband order policy.

On the other hand, if time comes that you need to order wristbands at short notice, you can rely on us to give you color-coated and debossed designs silicone bracelets on time, for a minimal rush hour fee. You don’t need to worry because we will make your orders within a day or less and deliver it to your end, in time for your activity. We assure you the same high quality on our rush orders as with the rest of our bracelets. We fully understand that you sometimes need to rush orders because you might have just forgot to order earlier or the decision to order wristbands might have come up all of a sudden. Thus, we have trained our people to be prepared for such times in order to help you with your need to have the products in time for an occasion or activity.

Should you also need to order a one-of-a-kind silicone bracelet, such as a USB wristband (with a fully functional USB where you can store your digital data) or a glow-in-the-dark band for a particular occasion, specify it on your order form. We will deliver the products to you according to your specifications. You can count on us to give you what you need at a fair price.