More ideas from Emilia
buttons. This method works well. I just made a good button using it. Make it with silk buttonhole twist.

This method works well. Make it with silk buttonhole twist.

How to Make Fabric Buttons, Fabric Buttons Illustration, by Sidney Eileen

Hand Stitching and Finishing Techniques - By Sidney Eileen

Medieval Sleeves

Medieval Sleeves as Outerwear

Sherts trews and hose including button construction

Sherts trews and hose including button construction

Round fabric buttons from squares. This is interesting because I learned a similar technique with circles -- but this seems easier, actually. And less wasteful of fabric!

Self-stuffed buttons: Vanhanaikaiset: Nappeja.

A Stitch In Time-Blog by a medieval archaeologist specializing in garment reconstruction and historic tailoring techniques.

a stitch in time: Stuff that you may find relevant. Or at least amusing.

making hand-bound eyelet holes by ~Kathelyne on deviantART      Just a nice, easy tutorial for putting the finishing touches on garb!

making hand-bound eyelet holes by ~Kathelyne on deviantART I add a metal ring--either a splitring or a maille ring--under the stitiching.

Fabric buttons

Trace circles Running stitch around edge Gather and flatten Running stitch around folded edge Gather to a dome Tighten folds by stitching across opening Finished button