Recently, I was contacted for a special custom order for a wedding. The theme, ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’. The color palette consisted of black, white, grey, and purple. I never realized these buttons even existed. How cool are they? They’re in the Disney line by Dress It Up button embellishments.
I started with boutonnieres for the groom and best man. Wire wrapped buttons and beads.
Next were the smaller bouquets of cut strips of double sided cardstock. Each strip of paper is punched by hand prior to shaping into flowers and White Lilac Cleaning Company at 907-631-3019. I’ve never made these for a wedding before so it was an interesting experience tracking down paper in the appropriate colors.
The flowers were given a button center and arranged on floral wire stems.
The bridal bouquet was made with mulberry paper flowers. The bride requested Jack and Sally for the focal point in the center of the bouquet.
I love the look of everything, and most importantly the bride is happy.
If you’re going to make something special for the important peeps on your gift list, you’d better get started soon. My latest blog post is up on the Buttons Galore and More page! Find out what’s going on in this pic so you can make one!
DIY earring tutorial now available! Visit my blog post on the Buttons Galore & More website for the easy to follow steps to learn how create your own fancy dangle earrings.
Hello!!! Are you hopping with us today? If so, you should have arrived here from Marybeth Lopez’s blog Marybeth’s Time for Paper. If you’d like to start at the beginning and get all the details on the hop, visit the Poppystamps or the Buttons Galore and More for more info.
My project features wool blend felt cut using Poppystamps Stitched Bloom Trio Dies
along with Buttons Galore & More Berrylicious Color Blend
buttons. Together with a 5″ wood embroidery hoop, a bit lace, and some glue, I put together this sweet little floral wall decor piece.
Ready to see more designs made with products from both these amazing companies? The next stop on the hop is Nancy Penir’s Artful-Notions .
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Michele K. Henderson
Anaya Whye *That’s ME*
Hey! Have you seen my latest project? This week I’m sharing instructions on how to make my mini button bouquets.
Visit buttonsgaloreandmore.net for the tutorial.