Warman's Buttons Field Guide

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Krause Publications, Feb 4, 2009 - Antiques & Collectibles - 512 pages
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For years, buttons have been more than a device that holds it all together. A popular category of collectible buttons are a staple (40,000 plus auctions) on eBay, and a topic discussed by sewing enthusiasts and crafters around the world. This new book bears all the color and attitudes of a favorite vintage button, with all the historical facts and realized pricing suitable for fans of the one thing that truly makes fashion functional.
 

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User Review  - 2wonderY - LibraryThing

I suppose it was necessary for Warman's to have a button guide. but it really adds nothing to the genre. And the button on pages 28-29 is not wood. It's horn. Please note the mold prick on the back. Read full review

Contents

A Brief History of the Button
7
Introduction
12
General Tips
18
Carded Buttons
46
Buttons By Material
54
Glossary
503
Resources
507
Bibliography
511
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