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  1. General Chat
    To all my FV friends in the path of Irene. Please, be careful and safe. I'm in SE NC, right in the path they say so will prepping.
  2. Sewing
    Thought we should devote a thread to buttons since there does seem to be a lot of interest and they are fascinating!! Thought we could start off by asking FF to share her new finds from eBay. Please share with us FF!!
  3. Sewing
    Do you sort your buttons? By size, by color, by size *and* color? What do you store them in?
  4. Freebies
    Tessa Dare Bookmark & Button - Goddess, Siren, or Lady Just fill out the form below, and we’ll be delighted to send you a beautiful Tessa Dare bookmark for the entire trilogy, and the button of your choice! Other authors’ bookmarks or promo items may be added to the swag, if we happen have...
  5. Question and Answer
    I don't have a button to add a thank you to my posts. I'm sure instructions on how to do this are somewhere, but I can't find them.
  6. Sewing
    I was helping a friend at a garage sale today and saw this old tobacco tin. I picked it up and it was heavy! Well, guess why? I opened it up and went 'oooooh'. It was full of old buttons. My friend gave it to me. Buttons that are 50 - 100 years old. Fascinating to look at. I spent this...
  7. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    Got this in an e-mail today.
  8. Freebies
    Click on 'Send Requests For Samples'.
  9. Support
    Anybody know of one? I envision it like the "easy" button in the office supply commerials. :D Seriously, there are two people in my life right now that are driving me absolutely crazy with their nasty comments and their criticisms. :furious: Biting my tongue and trying to "rise above" is...
  10. General Chat
    I really like the new Thank You button. What about adding a Hugs button as well?:hug2::grouphug2 Paquita
  11. General Chat
    Is it just me (or my settings) or has the "new post" shortcut on the blue banner above the forums completely disappeared in the last few days?
  12. Sewing
    OK all you sewing experts, you have made me want to learn to sew. I can't find curtains I want to buy, but found sheets that would make great curtains (if I knew how to sew), and I am tired of paying someone else to make simple alterations. I have a few questions.... 1~did you teach yourself...
  13. Freebies Thank you for joining our Online Community! Please pick your free gift below. Hiking Decal Save the Planet Button Wildlife Postcard Set Smart Energy Window Decal Sierra Club Button...
  14. Sewing
    The button came apart on my favorite jeans and I don't know how to get it back on. Does anyone know? I would really hate to have to get rid of these jeans
  15. Holidays-Special Occasions-Celebrations i never laughed so hard!!!!lol:cheer4:
  16. Clay Pot Crafts
    Hot glue old buttons all over a clay pot. Then take a piece of ribbon or ric rack and hot glue around the upper lip of the pot. Put 2 coats of shellac on the pot.
  17. Support
    Angus Broon of Glasgow comes to the little lady of the house, exclaiming, "Maggie, cud ya be sewin on a wee button that's come off of me fly? I can't button me pants." "Oh, Angus... I've got me hands in the dishpan, go up the stairs an see if Mrs. MacDonald in 4A could be helpin ya with it."...
  18. Sewing
    I remember playing with my great grandmother's button jar. I played with it for hours on end. I have smaller jars that I have my buttons in. Dd collects buttons and one of the first place she heads for in a material store is the button display.
  19. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews Great Christmas/Stocking stuffer
  20. Scrapbooking & Paper Crafts