Make Pretty Flowers from Buttons

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These are Fun Gifts Any Time of the Year!

Buttons of various sizes can be quickly turned into pretty flowers with a bit of glue. Add a pin back to create a brooch to wear or to pin to a tote or other item. They make fun gifts, too, so make several while you’re at it.

There are so many options with this project. Fabric covered buttons and glue-on rhinestones are nice additions to colorful plastic buttons. Play with your button collection to create pretty designs.

Button Flower Tutorial

The secret to success with these is to use the right kind of glue. Glass and bead glue works while E6000 and hot glue do not. You may need to experiment a bit with glue you have on hand to determine what works best.

Button Flower Tutorial

Button flowers by Wendy Copley.

Instructions are provided by Rebeka Lambert.

Click here for the free “Button Flower Tutorial.”

You’ll find colorful packs of buttons here and here.

Many other examples, including bouquets made from button flowers, can be found here.

Button Flower Tutorial

Button flowers from Craft Klatch.


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