Just looking at this pretty assortment of heart shaped buttons is enough to inspire a whole host of craft ideas, especially with spring in the air and Easter approaching.
Give them to the kids to make cards with, sew them onto your Easter bonnets, decorate clothes or make them into necklaces.
The buttons are made of wood, painted with a variety of patterns and measure about 2 cm / 0.8 inches across.
At $7.52 for a pack of 100 buttons they are inexpensive, cheerful and fun to use. YARUIE 2 Holes Assorted Pattern Heart Wood Sewing Buttons Scrapbooking Burlywood (Pack of 100) available from Amazon.
These wooden heart buttons are so pretty that I’d be tempted not to use them for sewing at all, but to frame them exactly as they are.
Or use them as decorations rather than buttons or part of an embroidery project. Let them start off a creative impulse of a flowery variety. Off course they would also look great as part of a sewing project.
There are 20 buttons in the set, in a random mix of colourful flower designs each measuring about 17mm or 2/3 inch across.
They are for sale on Etsy by Rainbow Lollies for $5.50 the set.
Cute heart shape, groovy colors, these hand-made ceramic buttons are irresistible. Don’t think of them just in terms of sewing and knitting. There’s so much more you can do with buttons this pretty!
How about stringing a few of them into a necklace?
Or sewing one into the center of textured hand-made paper for an individual Valentine’s Day card?
Giving them to the kids for Valentine’s Day crafts, or using them to make an unusual tie for a special package?
There are many more colors and designs to choose from and you can even commission your own bespoke buttons if you don’t find exactly what you want. They are hand made in the UK, shipped worldwide.
These heart buttons pictured cost GBP 1.20 each from The Queen of Buttons.