The Book of Buttons by Joyce Whittemore
The Book of Buttons; A Practical guide to the Decorative use of Buttons has gift inscription on half title page and because of that can only be described as Very Good condition with dust jacket.
The Book of Buttons "A sumptous, polychromatic celebration of buttons. Anyone interested in fashion, jewelry, crafts and the decorative arts will find much to admire". -- Booklist
The Book has information on: different types of buttons, adding a distinctive touch, choosing buttons and more.
A practical and creative guide to the decorative use of buttons.
Section on the history of buttons and influences of differnet parts of the world. the mechanization of button making and fun clothes for children.
Lovely pictures of Bronze Luster Buttons and Mock Tortoiseshell Buttons and more. More than 150 color pics and info to create eye-catching ways to embellish