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Christmas Card Making
Button Christmas Tree Card
- Rebecca Sipper
This button Christmas tree card is perfect for any one who loves to
sew! If you want to make a hand made Christmas card for someone this
year, but do not feel confident in your drawing skills, then this is
also a great craft for you.
I used some green buttons from my collection of inexpensive buttons
to make this home Christmas card craft. If you have some green
vintage buttons, new buttons, or mismatched buttons you can use any
Let your Christmas card recipient know they can pop the green
buttons off and use them for a craft themselves.
To get started making your Christmas tree Christmas card you Will
1 yellow button
I used a pre made white card and envelop made form card stock in
this simple hand made Christmas card. You can use any kind of sturdy
paper that you have around the house.
To get started you want to lay your green buttons out on the card in
the Christmas tree pattern. This will help prevent any mess from
having glue where you do not want it to show.
Now, pick up the first green button, add some tacky glue to the back
and then press it back into place on the front of the Christmas
Continue this process until all of the green buttons on the front of
the card. Finally, add one yellow button on the top of the Christmas
tree as the star.
Let this tacky glue dry overnight. Letting the glue rest and dry
completely will help the buttons form falling off the front of yoru
Some other options, if you like to sew, is to use some thread and a
needle to sew each button on the front of the Christmas card. It
looks great if you use some red thread to add that nice touch of
read to the homemade card.
You can also use a super glue in place of the tacky glue. It will
really adhere to the paper well.
Now, once all the glue has dried for twenty four hours your
Christmas tree Christmas card is finished.
Before you mail your Christmas card you will want to make sure a
regular priced first calls mail stamp will be enough money. Most
buttons do not weigh very much, but if you used large or bulky green
buttons to create the tree on the card, then you may need a more