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Textile/embroidery
Curated by Lorna Lageard
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Things I made using Buttons by McAnaraks | Facebook

Things I made using Buttons by McAnaraks | Facebook | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Button Creations

Button Creations | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it

Artist Augusto Esquivel is well-known for making three-dimensional sculptures from sewing buttons.

 

What a use of buttons...... 

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“How to sew a button” Book Review and Giveaway

“How to sew a button” Book Review and Giveaway | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
I don’t remember who taught me how to sew. I didn’t live near my grandmothers and in fact, my maternal grandmother passed away when I was only six years old. But I heard she made her li...
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Shabby Art Boutique: I'm just a humble little sewing box

Shabby Art Boutique: I'm just a humble little sewing box | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
I'm just a humble little sewing box. I happened to be looking through my blog stats over the weekend and I discovered something that really surprised me. See this humble little paper mache box. . . Yes that little round black ...

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Vintage Haberdashery. 1930s 3 metal button cards.

Vintage Haberdashery. 1930s  3 metal button cards. | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
Lovely and in nice vintage condition.Some more complete than others, pretty typography.

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Love the odd's and sods aspect to these metal buttons...


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Button Creations

Button Creations | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
Artist Augusto Esquivel is well-known for making three-dimensional sculptures from sewing buttons.
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Piano Made of Simple Sewing Buttons - My Modern Metropolis

Piano Made of Simple Sewing Buttons - My Modern Metropolis | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it

I came across across the work of Augusto Esquivel at Art Miami and was immediately struck by how he's able to string buttons in such a way that they almost ma…...

 

Waht a fantastic use of buttons - makes you look at it differently when you see its a piano. 

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Photo by jessybuck • Instagram

Photo by jessybuck • Instagram | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
jessybuck's photo on Instagram (I'm a button collector #buttons #craft #vintage #handmade #hobbies http://t.co/OgDrXsOo...)...

 

Does everyone have one of these??


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Button Floozies: Buttons in art

Button Floozies: Buttons in art | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it
Button Floozies is devoted to buttons and the women who love them. For many of us, button love began when played with our mothers' and grandmothers' button tins as children and has grown through the years.

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Waste not, want not: a quilting tradition

Waste not, want not: a quilting tradition | Bunty's Old Drawers | Scoop.it

Once upon a time... there was a magical place, just at the edge of the Appalachian mountains. A place where lost things are found; the discarded made useful. In this place, in Eastern Kentucky, quilting has a rich history and tradition ...


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