Cute as a button

Today’s post was going to be all about trousers – I went to the first sewing group arranged by some lovely people on The Sewing Forum and got lots of help with fitting the tissue pattern for my first ever pair of trousers, and was all ready to try them out in calico (or whatever it was I got in IKEA) when I may or may not have accidently sent my button box flying, scattering the contents everywhere. Ooops! However the upside is that I have an excuse to write about buttons!

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