Embroidered Button Crafts
All in Knots
Clusters of French knots in graduating shades of orange give a large covered button an ombré effect in the center of a velvet brooch.
Make a straight-stitch tree button in minutes, then root it in a small frame.
Earn Your Stripes
Cross-stitch three chevron bands across Aida cloth. Then finish it into gift wrap using elastic hair bands.
For the Birds
Backstitch a little birdcage with a single strand of floss. Then attach it to a blank pendant, and slip it onto a chain.
Punch a hole in a card front and position this little mushroom button on the inside so it peeks through.