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Create a picture by sewing an assortment of buttons on fabric backing.
AMERICAN HOME CRAFTS Summer 1978 (v.6#3) pg. 60

Best buttons forward. Felt bracelet with a plastic needlepoint canvas core becomes a showcase for decorative buttons.
BEAD & BUTTON #1 Feb 1994 pg. 22

Beads and buttons from the garden. How to cover paper beads or button forms with dried flower petals or leaves. Includes instructions for making a pansy-petal bugle bead and a bracelet of buttons covered with petals and leaves.
BEAD & BUTTON #31 Jun 1999 pg. 32

Instructions for making fabric necklaces and earrings, as well as jewelry from fancy buttons.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1976 (v.54#12) pg. 54

Snowman pin is made from two white buttons trimmed with a felt hat and plaid scarf.
CRAFTS Jan 1994 (v.17#1) pg. 53

Button flower garden. Unusual shank buttons serve as flowers on top of painted bamboo cooking skewer stems. Small strips of torn green fabric are tied around the skewers as the leaves. Button flowers can be placed singularly in tiny clay pots or grouped in rectangular planters.
CRAFTS May 1998 (v.21#5) pg. 30

How to glue buttons onto mirror frames, comb and brush sets, jewel boxes, etc. to create a mother-of-pearl effect.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1976 (v.6#10) pg. 34

Ideas for displaying unique buttons. Includes using them to decorate vests, bracelets, jars, trays, etc.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1990 (v.35#4) pg. 54