TBC Crafters 45 – Buttons Valentine

Although it is still a bit early, I want to play with my buttons after a little while. This is a very simple and easy piece, possibly the most easiest and simplest ever since I started this art & craft blog. In fact, little kids can do that with assistance from adults.

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Ingredients:

Buttons – lots of buttons! Look for different sizes which can create a better result

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Glue for sticking buttons on the card

A greeting card – I cut out a piece of 6″ H x 12″ W paperstock

A stripe of ribbon – 3/8″ in width, you can use wider or narrower and whatever texture, I used grosgrain ribbon here

How to make?

1) Fold the paperstock in half.

2) Lay down the buttons to form a heart shape. You may want to mix and match buttons of different sizes and colors. The heart does not need to be perfect.

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3) Glue the buttons on the greeting card. Tie a ribbon in the middle and form a bow.

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17 thoughts on “TBC Crafters 45 – Buttons Valentine

  1. Shawn Ann

    What a great idea, last year my son made a picture of a tree using buttons, it came out so cute! Love having crafts to do that involve using old buttons, I have a ton of them.

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