How to make buttons from twigs and branches

I love making one of a kind wooden buttons from twigs and branches that I find on the ground.

It’s a great eco-friendly project that is upcycling at its best.

They are a great way of embellishing hand woven, knitted, or crocheted fabric, or to make a sewn garment or accessory even more special.

You don’t have to have a woodworking shop full of power tools to make lovely wooden buttons- a few simple  hand tools are all that are necessary.

Here is the video that I made, showing how to make 3 different kinds of buttons from the same twig.

I hope that you will have a wonderful time making your own unique buttons:

 

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Filed under eco crafts & green projects, tutorial & how to, video tutorial, woodwork

4 responses to “How to make buttons from twigs and branches

  1. These buttons are stunning! They are works of art – every one of them.

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  2. They look beautiful, love this idea!

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