Archive of ‘Apparel’ category

Iron-On Patches Appliques

Iron-On Patches

Iron-On Patches are so popular right now! They aren’t just for kids, I’m also seeing a lot of adults getting in on this fun trend! Patches and appliques are a fun and simple way to add personal flair to a simple t-shirt, jacket, tote or jeans. To make the looks pictured, you will need the […] Read more…

Button Dragonfly T-Shirt Final

Button Dragonfly T-Shirt

Decorate plain, inexpensive t-shirts for kids using buttons and some imagination. Create fun shapes, monograms, or colorful creatures. For Button Dragonfly T-Shirt project, I used a whimsical design and bright colors. Let the kids pick their favorite design and use buttons in their favorite color.   To make this Button Dragonfly T-Shirt, you will need […] Read more…

Halloween Buttons

So what makes you think you should be working on Halloween projects? Could it be that stores are stocked to capacity with Halloween costumes, decorations oh yes and candy?  Well if that’s the case then get out the Halloween Buttons and start crafting! To help you out I thought in today’s blog I’d show you […] Read more…

Button Garden Party!

Everywhere you turn flowers are slowly coming up from hibernation to welcome Spring and even though it’s only  March this is my opportunity to take you through our garden to show  you what we have available so you can begin your own Button garden! from our Favorite Findings… La Mode, Flower Garden, Wuttons… And lets not forget […] Read more…

Introducing Steampunk buttons

To be quite honest with you,  I was having difficulties figuring out how to begin writing this blog today – however the more I thought about it, how many really know or understand what Steampunk even means? Do you? If you “Google” Steampunk you’ll find over 30,400 links/topics.  Now I understand not everyone has time […] Read more…

Pantone Colors for 2016

Yes that’s right “colors” – plural!  For the first time Pantone introduced two colors a softer take for 2016. Introducing Rose Quartz & Serenity.                     Pantone Institute executive director Leatrice Eiseman explains “In many parts of the world we are experiencing a gender blur as it relates to fashion, which has in turn impacted color trends […] Read more…

Ugly Christmas Sweater Part 3

Did you have your ugly Christmas sweater party yet!?  Well we found a quick and easy way to turn your red cardigan into a conversation piece!  Lots of pictures in this entry.. so please give it some time to load! Materials and Buttons needed for your Ugly Sweater: Snowman Face Buttons by La Mode Christmas […] Read more…

DIY Dress to Top

Today I’m making a project that transforms a top into a dress! it’s a really fun idea that you can alter a million ways. The pattern for the original project can be found on Burda style’s website, and printed directly from your computer at home…how convenient is that? This is a basic A-line dress with […] Read more…

Button Infinity Scarf

Mornings are surely getting a bit chiller around here and it’s time to rummage through your winter clothing to see if you’re ready for the weather ahead.  Today I opted to restyle an earlier project we created and honestly the possibilities are endless – hence the name infinity!  Materials: Coconut Buttons – Crafting with Buttons #590005011 (available […] Read more…

Le Bouton Buttons at Walmart

Hello everyone =) I hope you’re enjoying the summer so far! I’m writing today to show off the shiny new Le Bouton line available at Walmart for your sewing and crafting pleasure! Some of you may not be aware of our Le Bouton sewing buttons being available exclusively at Walmart!  Just look for the Sewing […] Read more…

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