MaryJane's Farmgirl Sisterhood

Earning Farmgirl Sisterhood Merit Badges

Stitching & Crafting

10. Buttoned Up

Beginner Level

  • Start your own button collection, 50 button minimum. You never know when you will need them! Take extra pride in your collection if they are all found and not bought.

Intermediate Level

  • Make a button bracelet, necklace or charm string and wear it.

Expert Level

  • Research the history of buttons (in the era of your choice) and the kinds of buttons that were worn in that time period. Collect at least 10 different kinds of antique buttons and include one of each made from metal, wood, china, and rubber.

January, 2008 Edition