Current turn around for custom orders under 1,000: 2-5 days business days from receiving properly formatted artwork. Turn around times are based on a Friday-Tuesday work week.

Button Parties



We are finally going to start offering private button parties!


What: A private party scheduled for 2 hours and instruction on how to use the button machines in the shop. We will provide limited supplies, but you are welcome to bring your own *thin* crafty supplies, magazines, paper, printed materials, cloth, washi tape or other ephemera. You are also welcome to bring your own snacks or drinks. The shop is yours!


Why: Because making buttons is fun! A button party is a great idea for a birthday party, a bachelorette party, team building event, making unique holiday gifts,  or just a nice time to hang out with your crafty friends and learn a new skill!


Who: Button parties can be scheduled for a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 10 adults.


Where: At the Portland Button Works shop (1322 North Killingsworth)


When: Button parties must be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance and are only held when Portland Button Works is closed.


How: email or call Alex at 503.922.2684


A $50 deposit is required to hold the date. Deposit is refundable only up to 1 week before party is scheduled.



BASE PRICE: $15 per person

This includes:

-2 hours of shop time

-1” and 1.25” button only



$5 extra per person


-up to 10  1” or 1.25” magnets on top of the base buttons pricing.



$5 extra per person

This adds 2.25” and 3.5” BUTTONS (or a mixture of the two) on top of the base buttons pricing.



$35 per person

This includes:

-2 hours of shop time

-1” and 1.25” buttons

-1” and 1.25” magnets and bottle openers

-2.25” and 3.5” buttons

-2.25” and 3.5” Mirrors, bottle openers, magnets, and more!


All prices and terms are subject to change at any time. Dates are subject to availabilty.