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Making Giant Wooden Buttons on a Lathe….the Easy WayMaking Giant Wooden Buttons on a Lathe….the Easy Way New Woodturning Projects by
By: Trial and Error Woodworker
In this short tutorial, we get to see how a very large (giant) button is made on the lathe. The author shows the button being used on a set of curtains as a tie-back which is a wonderful use. And the steps to making the button can be used to make smaller buttons if that's what you're looking for.

 

Buttons! Making small wooden buttons on a latheButtons! Making small wooden buttons on a lathe New Woodturning Projects by
By: Vickie Woodcock
In this short article, Vickie shows us how she turns wood to button size and then how she drills the holes used to sew the buttons to a garment. She makes two types of buttons: regular, flat back and ones with a shank on the back.

 

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