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Vaccinated and Proud Buttons! Vaccination Badges.

Vaccinated and Proud buttons
During the Covid 19 pandemic we have been making lots of photo buttons for health workers as it is felt showing a friendly face on a button is better than looking at a mask.  Now as the vaccine rolls out health networks and hospitals are rushing to us for VACCINATED buttons.  Vaccinated and proud of it seems to be the message and what easier, more cost effective way is there than giving out a simple pinback button.  Our button production is ramping up!

Covid-19 Photo Buttons - The face behind the mask!

Nurses holding photo buttons wearing masks
As we return to work and businesses reopen, the need for good Covid-19 related signage has been an important part of the normalization strategy.  W...

Ottawa Store Open Again on Preston Street and We're Having a Sale!

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Well, our Preston St. retail store has been closed since Christmas, but we are now back with the *fingers crossed* warmer weather.  Even if the Sp...

Menstro Out to End Period Poverty for Girls and Women in Ottawa | Custom Buttons Ottawa

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When girls and women have their period they should not have to miss school or work, but due to the costs of menstrual products many do. An organiza...

Matte Or Glossy Buttons: Choosing The Finish for Your Custom Buttons

matte or glossy finish
When ordering buttons there are a few different choices you can make - size, shape, finish.  The finish of a button - glossy or matte are the stand...

New Button Size is Here - Hello 2-1/2" Square Button!

New Button Size is Here - Hello 2-1/2" Square Button!
New button sizes don't come around every day, so when they do it is kind of a big deal. A new 2-1/2" square button - and magnet - is now available...

Give the Gift of A Button Maker to Your Maker | Maker Gifts for Christmas

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Do you know a maker who love to create and make stuff? If you are wondering what to give the maker on your Christmas list, you should consider givi...

Custom Mugs as The Perfect Personalized Gifts | Affordable Christmas Gift Ideas Ottawa

personalized coffee tea mugs
Looking for the perfect personalized gift this holiday season? Consider getting custom mugs and water bottles from our Ottawa store this holiday se...

Ottawa Teachers Set To Strike With Rest of Ontario Teachers | Strike Buttons

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Ottawa teachers are now engaged in a work-to-rule campaign, which started Nov. 26 and could end up going on strike with the rest of the province's ...

Art Gallery Buttons | Custom Buttons Ottawa

ART GALLERY MERCHANDISE IDEAS
How do buttons and great works of art go together you might ask? Custom buttons (and magnets) are actually great ideas for art galleries, large and...

Sadie & June Hand Embroidered Maps | Custom Buttons Ottawa

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Sadie & June is a local Ottawa company with such a lovely product.  Run by a wife and husband team, Sadie & June hand embroiders - hearts, ...

Guide to 2019 Holiday Art & Craft Markets Ottawa

Guide to 2019 Holiday Art & Craft Markets Ottawa
Fall started this week, which can mean a busy time for crafters and artists gearing up for Fall and Holiday shows.  We work with a number of talen...