Button Up

Button Up Custom buttons and magnets. Woman-owned business since '10. "Make-Your-Own" button events. Spreading HapPINness. Button Up has the following services for buttons and magnets: --Bulk Orders --Special Orders --Fundraising
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Happy Hump Day!
01/09/2019

Happy Hump Day!

Just thought you should know...
01/08/2019

Just thought you should know...

Happy Monday! Diving into this week with DIVE into your CAREER buttons made for a University Career Center event. #swims...
10/01/2018

Happy Monday! Diving into this week with DIVE into your CAREER buttons made for a University Career Center event. #swimseasonisover #hellofall #buttonup #diveintoyourcareer #career #careercenter #buttons

“Indira Gandhi led a nation and showed that girls are powerful.” #worldpeaceday @buttonupco @mudpuppykids
09/21/2018

“Indira Gandhi led a nation and showed that girls are powerful.” #worldpeaceday @buttonupco @mudpuppykids

Button Up's cover photo
09/19/2018

Button Up's cover photo

@pamsflying made her very own custom name-tag button that she wears at our “make-your-own” button events. She clipped ou...
09/19/2018

@pamsflying made her very own custom name-tag button that she wears at our “make-your-own” button events. She clipped out letters from a magazine. Let us know if you need any custom buttons for your next event.

Congratulations on your #BigEvent Ucb Millikin! So glad we were able to help spread the word across campus. #BigEvent201...
05/03/2018
Ucb Millikin

Congratulations on your #BigEvent Ucb Millikin! So glad we were able to help spread the word across campus. #BigEvent2018

Hey guys! Check out this story from the Herald & Review from last night’s concert!Thanks for coming out to the #BIGEVENT2018 #TPAINTUESDAY ✌️

04/09/2018
Free Tours By Foot - Chicago

Check out Free Tours By Foot Chicago’s Tour guides Mel and Emir! You can spot them easily for your tour because they wear custom name tag buttons.

The Loop & Millennium Park 10am tour today- 4.9.18 with @melyonzon and @eyonzon HAPPY SPRING!!
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#walkingtour #tour #tourguide #tourguidelife #travel #explore #wanderlust #historynerd
#freetoursbyfoot
#bean @macysstatestreet
#freetoursbyfootchicago
#chicago #windycity #secondcity #mychicagopix #chicagogram #chicagoshots#chitectecture

We love @girlsrockchicago! One of our owners, (guess who!) volunteers by teaching drums during the summer. Check them ou...
12/11/2017

We love @girlsrockchicago! One of our owners, (guess who!) volunteers by teaching drums during the summer. Check them out at girlsrockchicago.org

We had an amazing time making buttons and magnets at the @chicagomuseum! @ Chicago History Museum
12/09/2017

We had an amazing time making buttons and magnets at the @chicagomuseum! @ Chicago History Museum

Yep, today is a good day to stay inside and have a snack.📷: Yonzon Photography
10/22/2017

Yep, today is a good day to stay inside and have a snack.

📷: Yonzon Photography

International Museum of Surgical Science
07/01/2017

International Museum of Surgical Science

Happy #IndependenceDayWeekend everyone! In honor of the holiday, we're offering 15% off of all memberships with code: JULY_4_17 and $1 off and free shipping on our magnet bundle and key chain bundle with code: GIFTS_JULY_4_17. Hurry, this sale ends July 4th at midnight! Find these and other items at www.imss.org. #imsschicago

A handful of buttons we made were at the Autism Speaks Chicago walk this past weekend. Glad to be there.
05/15/2017
Instagram post by Button Up • May 15, 2017 at 6:43pm UTC

A handful of buttons we made were at the Autism Speaks Chicago walk this past weekend. Glad to be there.

0 Likes, 1 Comments - Button Up (@buttonupco) on Instagram: “A handful of buttons we made were at the @autismspeaks walk this past weekend in Chicago. Glad to…”

As a woman and queer owned business we celebrate #InternationalWomensDay by writing, emailing, and calling our represent...
03/08/2017

As a woman and queer owned business we celebrate #InternationalWomensDay by writing, emailing, and calling our representatives. To the amazing queer, trans, people of color, non-English speaking, immigrant, Native, old and young people: we see you, we love you, and you matter.

Button Queens spotted in London. #lifegoals #shopsmall
03/01/2017

Button Queens spotted in London. #lifegoals #shopsmall

International Museum of Surgical Science has your back this season! #ShopSmall
12/21/2016

International Museum of Surgical Science has your back this season! #ShopSmall

We've got your back with some great raffle prizes through our holiday raffle. Give the Museum your backing by purchasing tickets through www.imss.org! #12DaysofIMSSmas #imsschicago

Free Tours By Foot Chicago has been a long time customer. They order custom name tag buttons for each tour guide, plus a...
11/29/2016

Free Tours By Foot Chicago has been a long time customer. They order custom name tag buttons for each tour guide, plus a few blank ones to write in a name when in a pinch! Congratulations on the news highlight! #FreeToursByFootChicago #Smallbiz

Quick tour guide selfie while filming with Fox 32 Michigan to promote our Holiday Tour! @loopchicago @millennium_park #holidaytour #christmastour #freetoursbyfootchicago #mychicagopix #traveler #explore #festive #hohoho

We are thinking of you this week. #hope #smallbusiness
11/14/2016

We are thinking of you this week. #hope #smallbusiness

Make your support and love public.
11/09/2016

Make your support and love public.

A group from the Univ. of MD-Baltimore is promoting their digital archive at a big conference coming up. Congrats on the...
10/20/2016

A group from the Univ. of MD-Baltimore is promoting their digital archive at a big conference coming up. Congrats on the initiative and good luck! 👍🏿

Honest feedback helps us grow and improve. We strive to make every customer experience positive and are thrilled when yo...
07/21/2016

Honest feedback helps us grow and improve. We strive to make every customer experience positive and are thrilled when you agree. Thank you for making our work so engaging! If you know of a way we can do better, let us know at [email protected] or through the Facebook review function. #SmallBiz #Thankful

Did you know that every new student at Towson University will receive a handmade button to visibly display their pronoun...
06/15/2016

Did you know that every new student at Towson University will receive a handmade button to visibly display their pronouns? She, He, They, Per, Ze, Ey, and a blank button to fill in your own. #Pride
Towson University New Student Programs is a leader for inclusivity!

#visibility #welcometowson #smallbiz

Our orientation staff is so excited to meet you, and you can learn more about them on our Towson NSP app! #welcometotowson #transfertiger #InatTowsonU

We love the opportunity to color for our customers! This is an order for International Museum of Surgical Science that f...
04/25/2016

We love the opportunity to color for our customers! This is an order for International Museum of Surgical Science that features buttons and magnets with #medicalhumor. Check it out at their gift shop in person or online at www.imss.org/giftshop. #buylocal #shopsmall #chicago #imsschicago #nofilter

Check out the most recent order from the International Museum of Surgical Science! ##IMSSChicago #Chicago  #MedicalHumor...
04/22/2016

Check out the most recent order from the International Museum of Surgical Science! ##IMSSChicago #Chicago #MedicalHumor #ShopSmalll
You can snag your own button or magnet here from the Museum Gift Shop here: https://imss.ecwid.com/

And now... The moment you've been waiting for... The grand reveal of our new line of buttons and magnets! Thank you to Button Up and to our graphic design intern Amelia for great work on these designs! #imsschicago #chicago #medicalhumor

#transgenderdayofvisibility is today! What are YOUR pronouns? Bonus: 10 free buttons to the first person to name the boo...
03/31/2016

#transgenderdayofvisibility is today! What are YOUR pronouns?
Bonus: 10 free buttons to the first person to name the book in this picture! #pride #resilience #celebrate #youarebeautiful #tdov @towsonqsu

ICYMI: @buttonupco moved to Chicago! We will continue to serve customers nationwide like we have been since 2010. Featur...
01/26/2016

ICYMI: @buttonupco moved to Chicago! We will continue to serve customers nationwide like we have been since 2010. Featured here is @pamsflying completing an order for #blackhistorymonth
#smallbiz #cantstopwontstop

"Some of our gift shop’s best sellers are “I Heart Surgery” buttons and “I Lobe You Magnets.”Congratulations to the Inte...
12/29/2015

"Some of our gift shop’s best sellers are “I Heart Surgery” buttons and “I Lobe You Magnets.”
Congratulations to the International Museum of Surgical Science's Manager of Education and Events who was recently featured in Museums & More Magazine. Shout out to the Anatomical Element, I Heart Guts, and Veruca Chocolates who are featured with us in the museum shop. Check it out!

Justina Doyle is the backbone of a museum store all about backbones, not to mention every other kind of bone, organ, muscle, tendon and artery.

Doyle is the Manager of Education and Events at the International Museum of Surgical Science in Chicago. Her duties include overseeing the gift shop at IMSS, which offers medical models, health education resources, stationery, souvenirs, snacks and toys, among other items.

She is featured in our most recent Manager's Corner. Read the story: http://bit.ly/1UeGYA7

Today is #ShopSmallSaturday - a great day to support local businesses while getting ahead on holiday shopping. What smal...
11/28/2015

Today is #ShopSmallSaturday - a great day to support local businesses while getting ahead on holiday shopping. What small biz will you visit today? #shopsmall #waverlyfarmersmarket @waverlymainstreet

11/25/2015

#GivingTuesday is coming up quick! Which organization(s) will you be donating to?

It's not everyday that Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake stops by, let alone wearing a Button Up button! Congratulations to...
11/20/2015

It's not everyday that Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake stops by, let alone wearing a Button Up button! Congratulations to Impact Hub Baltimore on your successes. Cheers to many more!

#Bmore city Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake toured the #10ENorthAve building wearing Button Up button designed by @jtbeez...
11/20/2015

#Bmore city Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake toured the #10ENorthAve building wearing Button Up button designed by @jtbeezwax today! @impacthub_baltimoretimore was the first stop on the tour. #smallbiz

Delivery! Three hundred 1.25" buttons to pair with your morning coffee :) #smallbiz @impacthub_baltimore @galleryca
11/18/2015

Delivery! Three hundred 1.25" buttons to pair with your morning coffee :) #smallbiz @impacthub_baltimore @galleryca

Sharon Alpi is one the key reasons Button Up successfully launched! She encouraged us to compete in the Business Creatio...
10/15/2015
Sharon Alpi's energy powers Center for Entrepreneurship

Sharon Alpi is one the key reasons Button Up successfully launched! She encouraged us to compete in the Business Creation Competition in 2011 where we were awarded "Best Business Plan in the College of Arts and Sciences."

She is the most encouraging, inspiring, and fierce power house we know. Consider checking out the Millikin University Center for Entrepreneurship!

DECATUR – Sweeping in, not because she was late but because it's how she enters a room, Sharon Alpi gave an explanation she has given before.

Check out this event highlight political buttons from the 1960's - 1980's TONIGHT at 7:30pm at Red Emma's Bookstore Coff...
10/02/2015
SOCIAL MOVEMENTS THROUGH POLITICAL BUTTONS: 1960s, 1970's and 1980's

Check out this event highlight political buttons from the 1960's - 1980's TONIGHT at 7:30pm at Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse.

Who know's, maybe one of our buttons will be on display in the years to come. Thanks for all of your orders to support social justice movements across the country!

Radical activists have used political buttons for decades to describe political beliefs and to support or criticize a wide range of people, policies and causes. Often distributed or sold at meetings, demonstrations and literature tables, buttons e...

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I Love Buttons - great way to get a simple message across & FUN!