Handmade Frog & Ball Button
In this lesson, you will learn how to create a handmade frog closure and ball button out of cotton cord. Frogs can be used as a closure or as a decorative touch. The handmade ball button can work independently as a button as well. Once you master the cotton cord technique try your hand at a self-fabric corded version.
|1||Frog Lesson Prep||1-7|
|2||Basting the Frog Together||1-4|
|3||Sewing the Frog||1-9|
|4||Ironing the Frog||1-3|
|5||Handmade Ball Button||1-9|
MODULE 1 • Frog Lesson Prep
|1A||To begin this lesson, download our Frog Template.|
|1B||You will also need a 15” (38.1cm) length of ¼” (6mm) cotton cord.|
|2||Begin the lesson by pinning the cord to the paper template and cutting mat, starting at the center of one of the loops.|
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