As presented at the 2018 National Button Society Convention!
Sylvia Liszka Durell August 2018
"The History of Buttons: Why We Collect the Little Works of Art" on USB
Wow! Look at that BUTTON!
There are so many "eye-popping" buttons out there, I have decided to dedicate this space to share with you some that I have come across.
FREE! Narrated program on Bone Buttons
Bone buttons were made from animal bones…mainly cattle during the 17th and 18th centuries. New button collectors often first think about underwear buttons when they think of bone buttons. But, there is a lot more to know about bone buttons and you can do that from my three parts on bone buttons on YouTube! Just click the program image to go there and access all three.
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I am enchanted by this lovely site on collectible buttons. Take a look!
This is a very useful video on how to test and tell the difference between Bakelite, celluloid and lucite. youtu.be/3NKG95kyTNg
This YouTube video about button manufacturing is fascinating! Definitely something to share with fellow button enthusiasts!
Resource for China Buttons:
How to sew on a button: http://www.realmenrealstyle.com/sew-button-quick-tips/
Florida State Button Society www.facebook.com/Information.Events/
I will continue to add more as I discover them...or if you have a suggestion, send me the link through my contact page. Thanks!
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