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Thursday, 23 December 2010

Derwent Textiles

Brighten up the Winter days with some beautiful limited edition photography prints from Derwent Textiles.

This photograph is called "Pink Lilies" and costs $19.00.

Rosemary also has some unusual buttons available in her treasure trove of a shop. These lovely handmade buttons cost $6.50 for eight buttons.

Why not order a custom-made "Bonnet for a Princess" to keep out the cold?
Made using unique, luxury, hand spun yarn, this lovely hat could be yours for $65.00.

For the man in your life, what about a custom made scarf (matching hats can be made too!)? This style of scarf will certainly keep him warm and is available for $85.00. Other colour combinations can be ordered, priced from $65 - $125.


Happy Christmas everyone!

Item posted by Julia of Love Buttons HQ on behalf of Rosemary of Derwent Textiles.

Sunday, 19 December 2010

New Buttons - Hot From The USA

Hello Folks! Hope you are staying safe and warm indoors today :)

Here are some stunning new buttons, just arrived from America, to make wonderful focal-point finishing touches to your handmade projects:-

First are these beautiful layered buttons with a carved triangular design. They have a subtle, shimmering finish and are my new favourites. They cost £1.80 each.

Next are these large flower-shaped buttons in a vibrant pink colour. They cost £1.50 each.

Finally, these stunning, huge leaf-shaped buttons. They have a glossy copper coloured finish, some with shading to darker brown. The buttons measure about 64mm (2 1/2") in length! They cost £4.75 each.


Have a wonderful Christmas, whatever you are doing this year! :o)

Best Wishes From Julia *Love Buttons HQ*Love Buttons On Etsy*Love Buttons On Folksy*Love Buttons On MISI*

Monday, 13 December 2010

Cute Vintage Aprons for Display or Gift for the Collector




Vintage aprons come in the cutest prints and fabrics. They not only protect your beautiful Holiday dress from spills, they are darling to display in your vintage kitchen. A friend with a vintage kitchen or any serious cook would also love a few of these for her own collection.




Lot of Four Vintage Half Aprons








Sunday, 12 December 2010

Stocking Fillers with Style


A selection of vintage compacts from Wickedlady Collectables


1930s vanity items from Wickedlady Collectables

Edwardian and Victorian Button Collection

This charming collection of buttons date from Edwardian and Victorian times. They come in a frame with fabric background. There are one pair of realistic metal flower-shaped buttons and ten other different buttons. Materials used are mainly metal, one of glass, two have shell insets, others have what may be celluloid imitating vegetable ivory backgrounds. There are three picture buttons and one showing stylised plant life. The fish button has a Paris backmark.




Sunday, 5 December 2010

Buttons!

Glam up your Christmas wardrobe with these stunning vintage abalone shell buttons. Fabulous on knitwear, handmade bags or just as a decorative accent. This set cost $9.30 for a set of four large buttons from Etsy.

If you still have some cards or festive wall hangings to finish, these star-shaped buttons in country colours may be just what you are looking for. They cost £1.30 for 12 buttons.

These pretty lilac sew through buttons would add a delicate sparkle to evening knitwear, or could even be used on handmade decorations. They cost £1.95 for 13 buttons.


Have fun with your Christmas preparations and keep warm and safe!

Best Wishes - Julia - Love Buttons HQ. Love Buttons on Etsy. Love Buttons on Folksy. Love Buttons on MISI.