Button-Covered Heart Pin
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Button-Covered Heart Pin

Decorate a pin with buttons for a fun, whimsical look.

Designed by Helen Slabodukh for Blumenthal Lansing Co.

Craft Time: 30 minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Favorite Findings™ Buttons (White Rounds, Hearts)
  • Wooden Heart Shape
  • Embroidery Floss (Red)
  • Pin Back
  • Acrylic Paint (Red)
  • Flat Paintbrush
  • Satin Ribbon (6”, Red, 1/16” wide)
  • Hot Glue Gun and Glue
  • Scissors
 

Project Instructions

Paint wood heart red. Let dry.
 

Stack a red and a white button of different sizes.
 

Tie together with floss, knotting on top. Tie floss in 4 small white and 2 small red heart buttons. Trim floss in all buttons. Fray ends by rubbing floss between fingers. Tie a small ribbon bow. Trim ends.
 

Glue round white buttons, overlapping, to cover heart. Glue heart buttons randomly on top. Glue bow at top of heart. Glue pin back to top back of heart.
 

MATERIALS

  • Favorite Findings™ Buttons (White Rounds, Hearts)
  • Wooden Heart Shape
  • Embroidery Floss (Red)
  • Pin Back
  • Acrylic Paint (Red)
  • Flat Paintbrush
  • Satin Ribbon (6”, Red, 1/16” wide)
  • Hot Glue Gun and Glue
  • Scissors

Tips

Refer to photo for placement.