How to sew a button

How to sew a button

The second most common thing I have to fix in the clothing department is buttons! (The first is darning holes in my socks and tights)

I’ve got a sneaky tip to make your button sewing so secure, it will be even stronger than it was before it fell off… tip is courtesy of my granny!

I always opt for thicker threads when sewing buttons, and I also double the thread by threading it onto the needle, pulling it though and knotting the two ends together. Choose a thread that matches your garment and button (or not, if you’re so super quirky and feel like matching thread and buttons are too mainstream!)

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