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Carnation Felt Button



Make a pretty carnation felt button from The New Image Group to embellish a bag or a piece of clothing. This felt craft is easy to make, versatile for almost anything. Add a felt flower to your next project.

Carnation Felt Button



  • Pinking Shears


  1. Cut out pieces fromrose or carnation fun button template. Cut the following pieces from felt:
    Pirate Soft Felt:
    3 Leaves
    Optional: To create the carnation, use your pinking shears on the edge of the leaves

    Soft Felt Sheet (any color):
    6 Large Circles
    1 Small Circle
  2. Sew gathering stitching in a circle pattern in the center of each large circle about 1/3 up from the center. Pull the thread tight and knot off the end of the thread.

    Step 2
  3. Sew the 6 gathered flowers together from the bottom of the petals. Pull the thread tight to gather the petals in a very tight circle. Knot off the thread.
  4. Glue the three leaves to the bottom of the petals in an off center manner. Let dry.
  5. Glue the small circle to the bottom of the petals and leavves. Let dry.
  6. Glue finished flower to the front of the Fun Button. Let dry.

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Reviews More Reviews

Dec 27, 2011

i love this one too, i am going to make this one for my mother for easter,she can wear it on her jacket,she will love this pin.


Dec 15, 2011

Fun Button is a brand name, basically it is a round pin back. It is a 2 1/4 inch button similar to the ones that have campaign slogans on them.


7 Ratings

May 20, 2011

I work with felt making baby shoes and I too want to know what a fun button is so I can make your carnation flower


May 19, 2011

I love this!


Jan 21, 2011

I know this may sound funny but what is a fun button?


Aug 19, 2010

Very pretty...but it would look like a carnation if it was cut with the pinking sheers!


Aug 9, 2010

Hola, super linda la flor. Muchas gracias. Besitos.


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