Sunday, December 16, 2007

Button Garland

And so begins the Christmas Parade!!!
Super easy, a kid can do it.. string buttons of choice on hemp twine. Thread through two holes, slide the button where you want it, and it will stay. Tie a loop in each end to hang on the tree. also made a strand with red buttons and wrapped a little wreath.
Nice way to use heirloom buttons with memories. I will say I probably saw this on Martha Stewart! Ha!


log cabin quilter said...

That's a cute idea! I love buttons. I have a big box with lots of them. Some from garage sales & some from the quilt shop in McMinnville. I just noticed your other comment on my blog about the barn picture. Yes, I took it on that snowy day we came up to your house and it has been a favorite picture of mine. Too bad they "fixed" it. If you decide to come with Mel, you can sleep on the couch! Would love to see you. Love, Gladys

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