Time to use some of these buttons...

July 11th, 2009 in member junk     
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Close up of the button flowers in the wire vine.
It hangs on the outside of our front door.
Close up of the button flowers in the wire vine.

Close up of the button flowers in the wire vine.

I have 12 jars full of buttons, and it's finally time to USE some of them! I wired them into a floral vine and attached it to this wire screen that I picked up at a thrift store. It hangs on our front door. It was a quick, fun project.

Pattern or design used: My own design - Marie Writh
posted in: member junk, metal, cottage, artwork, whimsical, garden, outdoor spaces, kitchen, porch, entry, sunroom, wire, window coverings

Comments (9)

KAJUNK writes: This is too cool,, love it. Posted: 9:04 pm on July 20th
RustyDiva writes: This is great ~ especially for someone who doesn't have a green thumb or bad dirt. Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm Love it! Posted: 4:11 pm on July 20th
piecesofthepast writes: LOVE IT!! I may need to copy this! Posted: 8:42 pm on July 13th
TinTinJunkFan writes: This is such a clever yet simple idea and looks like a million bucks! Posted: 1:56 pm on July 13th
WhisperWood Cottage writes: So crafty!

Amy Posted: 3:53 pm on July 12th
suewhitney writes: Someone has been a busy girl! This is ADORABLE. Great new way to re-purpose buttons. Rock on!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 10:53 am on July 12th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: This is just beautiful, Marie! The wire "vine" is too perfect and thank you for sharing a close up of the buttons. It really shows how much work went into this.

Fab project as always!
Candy Posted: 6:07 am on July 12th
alicemom writes: Well that is cute as a ............................button!
smiles, alice Posted: 11:43 am on July 11th
monakent writes: How sweet this is. What a clever idea. gailmarie Posted: 12:26 am on July 11th
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