Make Fabric Buttons Tutorial & Templates

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Make Fabric Buttons Tutorial & Templates Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details





Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Really easy to follow tutorial, ideal for novices / beginners.

Pattern Description:

PDF sewing tutorial with full size templates and easy-to-follow instructions, to make your own buttons / embellishments with scraps of fabric.

Self-cover buttons are available in plastic or metal and they add a great, co-ordinated finish to your sewing projects. They can be attached to bags, accessories or clothes. You can even make them into hair embellishments, by attaching to hair clips or jewellery or craft brads.

The buttons come in a variety of sizes, mostly 11mm, 15mm, 19mm, 22mm, 29mm and 38mm. The PDF tutorial includes templates for all these sizes.

If you like this tutorial, have a look at my Craftsy pattern store at where you'll find a range of exciting sewing patterns to make all kinds of fab bags and accessories.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Range of sizes from 11mm - 38mm


  • Scraps of fabric
  • self cover buttons
  • interlining (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • strong sewing thread
  • sewing needle
  • scissors
  • transparent paper, eg: oven parchment

About Designer

About Designer

SusieDDesigns on

Hello, I'm a work at home mum of four, who loves fabric, sewing and bags! I design projects and write articles for Sewing World magazine and I'm also writing my first sewing book for Martingale & Co. publishers! I have a range of sewing patterns on offer suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels. The downloadable patterns have clear step-by-step instructions, with lots of images, ...

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