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Easy way to revamp boring buttons for whatever..
Finally I can use my Carebears fabric! :D

Posted by Anna H. from Kassel, Hesse, Germany • Published See Anna H.'s 236 projects »
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  • Step 1

    Cut out circles which are a little bigger than the button.

  • How to make a fabric covered button. Fabric Covered Buttons - Step 2
    Step 2

    I hope it's understandable :/
    Just make as much stitches as possible so the fabric embraces the button properly without folds.

  • How to make a fabric covered button. Fabric Covered Buttons - Step 3
    Step 3

    Afterwards you can add a felt circle with hot glue so it looks better ;)

    Yes, you noticed it. This doesn't work as a button anymore now.

  • How to make a fabric covered button. Fabric Covered Buttons - Step 4
    Step 4

    ...I used it for example as a ring :) just glued it on a ring base.

    I'm also planning on bows, other hair accessories and stuff :)

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Blake
Blake · Clayton, Ohio, US
This is a good idea. I wonder if maybe you just hot glue the fabric just over the edge and under the button, leaving the holes exposed, it can function as a button.
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Anna H.
Anna H. · Kassel, Hesse, DE · 243 projects
Thanks Happy please mention some! I'm running out of ideas..
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Glenda A.
Glenda A.
Wow! Simple but effective. I can see so many uses for these. Thanks!
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