Tuesday, 8 May 2012

Button Charms


Hey Everyone,

Only a week till Mother's Day.....

These charms are an easy, creative gift that you can make in 10 minutes for your mum or grandmother.

You will need:
Buttons
Chain
Jump Rings (I used a larger chain link instead)
Charms (optional)
Clip

Attach the buttons and charms to the clip using different lengths of chain. 

That's it!!!

I made 3 different versions....

For this turquoise version I added a large ring, and I think its my favourite...


I also love these fabric buttons and the pops of pink....



This is a more classic charm with vintage type buttons....


I really like how they turned out...what do you all think?


Simple and sweet right? 


Here are a few other great Mother’s Day ideas for you to try out....
 
1. Succulent Book Planter by Barb from Second Chance to Dream
   2. Bath Cream Sundae  by Connie from Measured by the Heart
3. Diet Cherry Cola Cupcakes by Jen from Jen's Favorite Cookies
  4. Button Charms by Me....
 5. Mother’s Day Wall Hanging  by Adele from Mammy Made


  
Thanks for stopping by.

Take care

xxx
 
 
 
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20 comments:

  1. I love these. Where did you pick up all your supplies I never see anything like this in Oz. I'm in the process of trying to do something crafty at the moment but I'm not managing my time well.

    I think any crafty mum would love to receive one of your button charms this mother's day.

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    1. Thanks Megan - the buttons are all from my stash and the other bits are from Spotlight! Chain (super cheap)and the clips and charms - all from Spotlight. xx Nat

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  2. I love your button charms Nats, so pretty!


    xxxAudra

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  3. These are great! They can be for ANYONE! Kids or grown-ups!
    Visiting from newbie party!

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    1. Nelly they were so easy to make -thank you for visiting xx Nat

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  4. Natalie, how did you come up with this? This is so unique, a perfect gift for adults and kids!

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    1. Haha Sherry - I have no idea - just came to me as I was beading. xxx Nat

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  5. Very fun!!!! These would make nice gifts.

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    1. Barb have already given them away - will need to make more - so much fun xxx Nat

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  6. These are so cute! I would love for you to share on Blog Stalking Thursday! http://thecraftyblogstalker.blogspot.com/2012/05/blog-stalking-thursday-40.html

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    1. Katie - thank you - will pop over and link up xxx Nat

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  7. I think these are absolutely beautiful! I would love to attempt to make one for my mother... she'd love it! I've featured you on my weekly blog shout-out.. please stop by and check it out! Thanks so much!!! http://therookieseamstress.com/2012/05/10/trs-blog-shout-out-3-mothers-day-edition/

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    1. Awesome thank you so much Vanessa! xxx Nat

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  8. Simple and sweet IS right! You've got another hit here. Thanks so much for linking up at I Gotta Create! <3 Christina

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    1. Thank you so much Christina xxx

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  9. I do love buttons!
    So adorable!
    Thanks for linking up -
    Stacey of Embracing Change

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    1. So fun and easy to make - thanks Stacey xxx

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