Trendy subject for sewing enthusiasts and crafters, making fabric buttons is fun and very creative. Fabric buttons are used by dressmakers, quilters, jewelry makers and mixed media artists. 20 fun and easy to make projects to inspire your crafting fun!
20 crafty ideas to make a button or cover an existing button with fabric. Techniques include stitching, embroidery, beading, and multi layers of embellishment, and all the projects will require small quantities of materials and no specialist equipment.
All of the buttons in the book can be used for fastenings, as well as for embellishments and decorations for other projects, including quilting, jewellery and home decor. With 20 designs and variations, the book teaches all the basics and some special techniques plus inspiration you need to design and create fabric buttons of your own.
If you want to learn a craft simply and effortlessly then the 20 to stitch books are just the ticket. I have always loved buttons, I remember my mum having an old tin filled with the small colourful and sometimes strange looking necessities. This is a book filled with exquisite buttons, these can be used to adorn jackets, bags, tags and pretty much anything that just needs something to make it just right. Easy to make, with templates and simple instructions, they are embellished with beads, embroidery and with various shapes they are quite unlike the traditional looking button. There are 20 beautiful designs and each one has a beautiful and unique look. They do not take long to make and even if you aren’t a stitcher they are still something anyone can make and achieve a stunning result. 5*/5