justbuttonme

Buttons & Assorted Treasures

2714 Sales

justbuttonme

Buttons & Assorted Treasures

2714 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(1335)

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Vintage Tiny Orange Plastic Birds Set of 5
Vintage Tiny Orange Plastic Birds Set of 5
$2.75
Vintage Holly Hobbie Gift Wrap American Greetings
Vintage Holly Hobbie Gift Wrap American Greetings
$3.75
Vintage Gibson's Happy Graduation Gift Wrap Paper
Vintage Gibson's Happy Graduation Gift Wrap Paper
$3.75
Leisure Arts 300 Plus Magnets in Plastic Canvas
Leisure Arts 300 Plus Magnets in Plastic Canvas
$6.00
1984 Simplicity Revised ABC'S of Shortcut Sewing
1984 Simplicity Revised ABC'S of Shortcut Sewing
$3.75
Crafting Traditions May June 1996 Magazine
Crafting Traditions May June 1996 Magazine
$3.75
Vintage Ceramic White Buttons  Sew Through 200
Vintage Ceramic White Buttons Sew Through 200
$3.00
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Debbie Meredith

Debbie Meredith on Jun 6, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I always need hoops for finished items :) These were turned into clocks :)

Debbie Meredith

Debbie Meredith on Jun 6, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

These are so cute I wish they still made them :) Seller very helpful and friendly :)

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About

It all started with glass buttons

The love of buttons started the day my Mom handed me a handful of glass buttons she obtained from a friends estate. I couldn't believe buttons were made of glass.

I now hunt estate sales for buttons, I tend to find them in old tins, shoe boxes or glass jars and I can never leave them behind. When they are opened all are sorted into bins by color usually and this takes forever, of course I have a tendency to lag a little checking the buttons. Some are unusual in design, most are dirty, some have piles of thread attached but all have once belonged to someone. I recently bought jars from a lady who was selling her aunt's collection, she had sorted all her buttons into mason jars, by color and design. Another collection of buttons I bought were ceramic all in all about 40 lbs. that were from a store closing in the 60's.

I think of buttons as someone's possessions that were cherished and now when you purchase buttons hopefully some will become cherished by you, whether put into or onto a project, onto a piece of clothing or into a glass jar, little tin or shoe box.

Please visit my other etsy site if you like vintage items www.12108vintagelane.etsy.com

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  • Cheryl

    Owner, Hunter, Sorter, Lister, Photographer, Packager

    Wife, Mom of two and estate hunter Please visit my other etsy site if you like vintage items www.12108vintagelane.etsy.com

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