Posted by: maureenc | April 21, 2006

Close up of the vintage German button……………my conscience would only let me buy one!
Price?? Dont ask!The most I’ve ever paid for ONE button is all I’ll admit to.
Will take a closer look tomorrow and see if I can do/wrap something similar. Posted by Picasa



  1. If you really want to get into wrapping buttons… there was an article in Threads magazine (issue #63, Feb/March 1996) and the author of that article, Nancy Nehring, published a gorgeous book – I borrowed it once from the embroidery guild library, but sadly, don’t own my own copy – called 50 Heirloom Buttons to Make. Published by Taunton; has quite a few 2nd hand copies… but you must be warned – it’s really really ADDICTIVE!!

  2. Maureen, buttons are totally addictive ….. lol this button is gorgeous, have not seen nothing like it before ….. wow!

  3. I was just reading your other posts ….you want wool roving??? Serious?? I have HUGE bags full of it … lol even silks .. will get Chris to hunt through shed for you and will send it. How much you want? I have alpaca and mohair too, and sheeps wool in lots of different colours. (natural of course)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



Welcome to the appreciation of Australian birds and the love of birdwatching, sharing bird sightings, photographs, personal experiences and helpful information.

Nature on the Edge

Wildlife photography along the urban edge

The Done It List

Not just another travel/lifestyle blog

Love Those "Hands at Home"

Celebrating the Human Touch

Green Life Blue Water

Where Eco Meets Life

Joys of Joel

The Poetry of My Life through My Writings and Journeys

Cecils Pride

News Blog and Resource Page To Fight Poaching World Wide

The Paths of the Spirit

Create a path of Light with your Life


Potato Point and beyond

Be Creatively ...

... because the worst enemy of creativity is self-doubt

Make My Day Creative

Exploring things crafty, crochet, and beyond

Little By Little By Bossymamma

The crafty shenanigans of Bossymamma

The Cobweborium Emporium

Creating a magical, wide webbed world, one beautifully handmade item at a time. ©

American Princess

A love story based on real life events!

86 Lemons

Plant based recipes, projects & products

The Tag Lady

Crafty creations using buttons,brown paper and string (amongst other things).

%d bloggers like this: