Monthly Archives: August 2017

August 2017

A selection of buttons and stories from August 2017:


I recycled an Embassy card to sew on some buttons that belong to a style sold by both Coles and Woolies.















Thanks Jean.

Embassy circa 1970.

3 lovely Beauclaire buckles.



The Originals are black glass with a silver coat on top. See below.


1950s buttons and their representation in ads: Cherries

Here’s Carol’s collection of Cherries reprinted from 5th August 2017.

The same design on an American card.

New Zealand Buttons: