Dorset Buttons

Jen from Beaker Buttons gave a very enjoyable session about Dorset Buttons covering their history right up to the present day which has seen a revival in their popularity.  She is one of the few craftspeople who make a living from their craft in the UK and is able to supply kits, yarn, rings and books on the craft.  Find out more by visiting her site:

Beaker Buttons

Links to tutorials:

Dorset Knob Tutorial Part 1: making a button mould

Dorset Knob Tutorial Part 2: Covering the button Mould

Dorset Knob Tutorial Part 3: stitching the outside of the button

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