Covered Buttons

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We offer a button covering service in a range of sizes and styles including:

  • dome
  • highball
  • marigold
  • sew-though
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“You bring us the fabric, we make the button”

We also stock and supply covered button components. Please enquire directly for details regarding our current stock finishes and costs.

Please be aware we sell button components in quantities of 1000 only.

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HIGH-RISK FABRIC – we do not cover using PVC/plastic finishes. We may not cover using leather, pleather, piped lace, brocade, unstabilised jersey, knit or other stretch fabrics.


To create your handmade covered buttons we will need from you:

  • fabric (note the face side)
  • size
  • quantity

You may find it easier to print out, fill in and send our covered buttons order form along with your order.




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Our button charges start from £0.25 per button. Buttons come as standard with a black or white shank plastic back.

*NEW* Canvas backs available in black, SIZES 22L, 30L, 32L. £0.50 per button.

The below costings are a guide price and are subject to change if your order has a specific request such as metal back – check availability (additional £0.15per button), pattern cutting (additional £0.15per button), covered backs (additional £0.15per button), canvas back – size16 only (additional £0.20per button), pin back (additional £1.00per button) or if the fabric is sheer/lightweight (additional £0.05per button).

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Size (ligne) Dome High-ball Marigold Sew-through Metal loop back (Dome & HB only)
10 £0.25 £0.25 x x x
16 £0.25 £0.25 x x << add £0.15
20 £0.25 x x x x
22 £0.25 £0.30 x x << add £0.15
24 £0.25 x £0.60 £0.40 << add £0.15
26 £0.25 £0.30 x x x
28 £0.25 x x x x
30 £0.25 £0.40 £0.60 £0.40 << add £0.15
32 £0.25 x x x x
36 £0.25 x £0.60 £0.40 << add £0.15
40 £0.30 x x x << add £0.15
45 £0.45 x £0.60 x x
50 £0.45 x x x x
60 £0.60 x x x x

The finishes vary depending on our current stock.


See ‘Postal Orders’ page for more details

Covered button orders can be placed at the workrooms or via post/courier. You have the option to collect in person or we can post back.

If you are posting we will need all the details outlined above, the easiest way is to print out and fill in our Covered Buttons Order Form, then send it with the fabric to our workroom address.

We recommend sending orders packaged appropriately for fabric – we cannot be responsible for damaged packages/fabric.  

Postal charges for covered buttons:

  • standard postage – untracked/small quantity (Guide: under 25units) = £2.50
  • recorded postage – tracking/ small-medium quantity = £4.00
  • Special delivery – tracked/ larger quantities, guaranteed next working day 1pm = £12.50
  • Larger orders may be subject to additional costs based on weight and size.

Contact Us to get your tracking number to follow your package. Costs are subject to change in line with the Postal Pricing.


We cannot take responsibility for packages inappropriately packed, tracking packages you send through to us nor untracked standard postage.

We do not accept self-address enveloped for return postage.