Button Charm Key Chain

Do you ever lose your keys at the bottom of your bag or on a desk covered with paperwork? Your keys will be so easy to find once you make this fun Button Charm Key Chain!

Button Charm Key Chain Final

To make this Button Charm Key Chain you will need the following materials:

An Assortment of Buttons

Key Chain Ring

6 to 7 Inches of Chain

Large Jump Rings

Blue Charm

Button Charm Key Chain Materials

Here are some of the buttons I used on this project:

Button Jar Green  540001009

Buttons Jar Blue  540001007

Glamour Gems Lime  520005224

Flower Blue Blooms  550001554

Flower Lime Blooms  550001553

Crafting with Buttons Traditional Hearts  470001302

Favorite Findings A Step Back in Time  550000326

 

You will also need the following tools:

Needle Nose Pliers

Chain Nose Pliers

 

To begin, attach the key ring and charm to the top and the bottom of the chain.

Button Charm Key Chain Step 1 and 3

Next, add jump rings to all the buttons and leave the rings open. Use a variety of button shapes, sizes and styles to keep it interesting.

Button Charm Key Chain Step 2

Finally the fun part! Use the jump rings to attach the buttons to the chain and close the jump rings. For some of the smaller button shapes, you may want to use multiple jump rings to attach the button to the chain. Make sure you mix it up and alternate the colors and sizes as you add the buttons to the chain.

Button Charm Key Chain Final

Do you have a signature color? Then try using buttons in different shades of that color to create a key chain that reflects your style! You can also use this Button Charm Key Chain to add some flair to a lunch bag, backpack, or hand bag. Personalize it by swapping out the bead charm for one with your initial.

Button Charm Key Chain Final2

And be sure to share your creations with us on Instagram @buttonlovers.

HAPPY CRAFTING!!

HELEN

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