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20 Summery Custom Product Ideas

Summer is officially in full swing! It’s hot outside. People are heading out on summer vacations, many for the first time in a long time. We’re all out here trying to embrace the sunny weather while beating the heat, enjoying longer days and warm sunsets.

But the things we do aren’t the only things that change a lot with the seasons. Summer also means swapping out warmer, more muted pieces for bright, sunny ones. It affects the things we wear, purchase, and use. 

And as a business owner, you can totally capitalize on that! It’s a great time to introduce a new seasonal collection to your shop and help your customers fully embrace summertime, all while providing products that fill your customers’ needs and help them express their unique sense of style.

Rather than going full DIY, creating custom products online is a great way to personalize products without having to do all of the leg work of actually producing them. With platforms like The/Studio, you can choose from a wide variety of product types, materials, designs, colors, and so much more to make something that’s totally unique and perfect from summer. You can upload your very own artwork to have printed on your products or have our in-house team of designers create something beautiful for you. Then, all you have to do is sit back and wait for your gorgeous custom products to arrive at your doorstep so you can sell them, distribute them to your team, use them at your next family reunion, or whatever your big plans are!

Of course, coming up with the right summery concept and design is easier said than done. After all, you want to be original, but also relevant and on-trend!

Over the years, we’ve helped so many businesses create custom products for the summer season, from custom pins to custom patches to custom hats and beyond. Here are 20 of our favorites – let them inspire you and get your creative juices flowing before you head on over to our DIY product creation tool!


Summery Custom Pins

From colorful enamel pins to understated die-struck pins, these outdoors-inspired pins are perfect for ushering in warmer weather.


Flower Pin

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Sometimes, less is more! This monochromatic silver die-struck pin uses shape and texture to create an adorable statement that can be worn all year long.


Earth Lightbulb Pin

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Hotter summer temperatures certainly shine a light on climate change and global warming. We love how this small yet mighty enamel pin spreads awareness and shares love for Mother Earth in a clever way.


Sunflower Pin

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Is it just us, or do sunflowers totally scream summer? We love how the yellow, brown, and green colors used in this pin stand out against the silver border. Its hard enamel construction give it a sophisticated, smooth look.


Four-leaf Clover Pin

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We could all use a little extra luck this summer, right? This two-toned green and silver pin is perfect for spring or summer. (Bonus – save any overstock to sell next St. Patrick’s Day!)


Happy Camper Pin

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A must for displaying on any overnight duffel bag. This custom soft enamel pin features a bright yellow background, two vintage-inspired fonts, and a minimalist tent design for a pin that makes you want to pack up and spend a warm summer night in the woods.


Summery Custom Patches

These colorful, textured patches add a summery twist to any outfit or accessory. Choose from textured embroidered patches, flat-woven patches, and more.

Breakthrough Patch

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We love how this cool-toned embroidered patch celebrates summer mountain sunsets in a beautiful landscape.

Yosemite National Park Patch

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Adventure is out there! This woven pin uses a modern orange and green color palette and simple text to commemorate Yosemite National Park, a favorite summer destination.

The Mountains Are Calling Patch

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We love how this patch combines a unique diamond shape, decorative script, landscape designs, and a classic quote for a result that totally inspires summertime wanderlust.

The Mountains Are Calling Patch: Version 2

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Same quote, totally different patch! This patch uses an orange, green, and yellow color palette to make the quote really stand out. We love how the mountains add a jagged edge to this otherwise rectangular patch.

Mountain Range Arm Patch

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A cool twist on military-inspired arm patches, this patch features a beautiful nighttime mountain landscape that can be worn year-round.

Canada Bike Trek Patch

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Why not create a patch to commemorate your next outdoor summer event? This beautifully designed patch is a perfect keepsake for all participants and spectators of the Canada Bike Trek.


Compass Patch

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This minimalist black and white patch is perfect for explorers looking to stay oriented.

Mountain Location Patch

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No need to turn on location-sharing – they’ll find you in the mountains. This colorful patch will make your customers instantly think of summer road trips.

Manhattan Beach Patch

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Summers were made for sunsets on the beach. This colorful patch makes a great souvenir of a beautiful place.


Summer Camp Patch

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This fun, detailed patch makes a great keepsake to help kids remember their fun summer camp experience.

SPF Patch

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Never leave home without it! This patch serves as a cheeky and useful reminder to layer on that SPF before going outside.

Tulum Patch

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We love this stylized design of a popular destination where it’s practically summer all year long.

Summery Custom Hats

Create breathable custom hats with a brim to help your customers shield their faces from the sun all summer long.


Beachscape Trucker Hat

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We love this screen-printed design of a beachside sunset.


Loud Printed 5-Panel Hat

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Bright, colorful, and full of life – just like summer! The extra embellishment on the front adds a special touch.

Vacation 5-Panel Hat

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A vacation staple, this cool unisex floral hat can be worn all year long.

Create Your Own Summery Custom Products

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