These cute and clever button projects will give you some fantastic inspiration with regards to putting your collection to good use in non-traditional ways.
- Button Bowl.
- Quick Bookmarks.
- Simple Wall Art.
- Oh Christmas Tree.
- Beautified Button Shoes.
- Fridge Magnets.
10 Clever Ways to Use Buttons All Over the House
- of 10. Make Magnets.
- of 10. Craft a Clippy Bookmark.
- of 10. Secure a Hand Towel.
- of 10. Keep Earrings Paired.
- of 10. Play a Game.
- of 10. Fix Broken Jeans.
- of 10. Add Flair to Gift Wrap.
- of 10.
What are some cool crafts to make?
Easy DIY Crafts Anyone Can Do
- Blue Monogrammed String Art.
- Picture Perfect Pom-Poms in Minutes.
- Paper Towel Roll Castle.
- Newspaper Seed-Starter Pots.
- Cardboard Tube Seed-Starting.
- Monogram Faux Floral Wreath.
- DIY Upcycled Wine Cork Board.
- Use Nail Polish to Create Marbled Votives.
But, since women’s fashions in the 19th century regularly included buttons, these are common and not necessarily valuable. Vintage Buttons that are worth anything are typically from the 18th century and earlier as they are considered rare and valuable.
Alternatives to Buttons & Buttonholes
- Velcro. Sewing Velcro is often my first preference when I am looking for alternatives to buttons.
- Kam Snaps. I only started using these recently but I LOVE them!
- Sew on Press Studs (Snaps) These have been around forever!
- Snap tape.
- Hook and Eyes.
The spare button represents all the ways we fail to be good consumers. “Maybe spare buttons are just aspirational, designed to make us believe something about ourselves that’s not really true anymore.”
What crafts are trending for 2020?
Craft Trends to Watch for in 2020
- Beginner Crafting Kits. “There’s just this beautiful resurgence of crafting,” says Johnson.
- Constellation Crafts. Another hot trend on Etsy (and also popular on Pinterest) are constellation crafts.
- Quilt Patterns.
- Stained Glass Crafts.
- Eco-Friendly Crafts.
What handmade craft sells best?
Top 10 Best Selling Crafts to Make and Sell Yourself
- Personalized Pet Tags. I originally saw these on Etsy as a best selling item and I think they’re great.
- Bath Bombs. Bath bombs are super popular so there’s a guaranteed market here.
Do it yourself craft projects?
19 Crafts for Adults to Inspire Your Creativity
- Paper Chain Wallhanging. White House Crafts.
- Colorful Coupe Cocktail Glasses. A Kailo Chic Life.
- DIY Lavender Soap. It All Started With Paint.
- Graphic String Art. Club Crafted.
- Balloon Garland.
- DIY Hanging Shelf.
- Floral Butterfly Frame.
- DIY Circle Mirror.