DIY CRYSTAL BUTTONS

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DIY CRYSTAL BUTTONS
By Meghan September 15, 2020 No comments

Of course, I made them! Yes, you can make your own specialized buttons with this DIY to spruce up any me made. Just follow these simple instructions below...

 

Materials


Materials

 

    • Felt
    • Brooch pins
    • Coat fabric, thread
    • Textile adhesive
    • 4 Square Spike sew-on stones 7 x 7 mm in the colour crystal volcano
    • 4 Crystal Round Pearl 8 mm in the colour crystal cream pearl
    • 1 Crystal Coin Pearl 10 mm in the colour crystal scarab green pearl (all Swarovski)
    • Vliesofix
    • Scissors
    • Chalk pencil
    • Beading needle
    • Thimble

 

 

STEP 1


STEP 1

 

First use Vliesofix to iron the felt to the back of the wool fabric.

 

STEP 2


STEP 2

 

Now sew the green pearl to the centre of the felt side. Next, sew on the Square Spike Crystals and the Pearls in alternating sequence.

 

 

STEP 3


STEP 3

 

Securely knot the thread ends at the back and then carefully trim the fabric along the crystals.

 

STEP 4


STEP 4

 

Use the textile adhesive to glue a piece of felt to the back in order to secure the thread ends.

 

 

STEP 5


STEP 5

 

Finally, sew on the brooch pin by hand.

 

FINISHED!


FINISHED!

 

Tada! Now you have a stunning custom button ready to sew onto your favorite garment.

 

SEW ON


SEW ON

 

You can spruce up a ready to wear garment with several of these glorious buttons or make enough to sew on your next coat project.