How to Make a Button

Making buttons with your Hand Press is easy!
Here's a quick 1-minute video that shows you how to make your own pin-back buttons with our Hand Press.

Looking for a bit more instruction? This 3-minute video offers an in-depth look into making a button with our Hand Press.

For printed instructions, click this link to view our Hand Press Instructions PDF.

View the button-making process for our Badge-A-Minit Semi-Automatic machines by clicking on the links below.

You will view a step-by-step video demonstrating how the machine assembles a button using 2¼" badge parts. The video is less than 2 minutes long and will prove to be a helpful guide in the semi-automatic process. The 2¼" machine is used but, PLEASE NOTE that the 1¼" and 3" semi-automatic machines work in the same manner.

Please call our customer service if you have any additional questions at 800.223.4103!

Zoom and Facebook Live Webinars: How to Make A Button
The wonderful world of button making in the palm of your hand. Our Zoom and Facebook Live webinars are the perfect place to learn more about Badge-A-Minit buttons, machines, businesses, crafts, and more! Ask any questions you may have and interact with other Badge-A-Minit enthusiasts.

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Round PhotoHow to make a picture round on the iPhone
Want to make a photo button and want to choose what part of the picture is in the button? We have found a free iPhone app that can help. This app will enable you to crop your photo into a the correct size circle to be made into either a 1 1/4", 2 1/4" or 3" button. You can create a perfectly round photo, adjust its borders, and add effects or filters.