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

Backing style, size and availability in the cost chart below‘.

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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
  • backing preference

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

The below costings are a guide price and are subject to change if your order has a specific request. Additional charges are outlined below.

  • sheer/lightweight fabric = additional £0.05per layer
  • pattern cutting / specific placement  = additional £0.15per button
  • covered backs (not for all fabrics, only using thin or lining fabric)  = additional £0.15per button,


D.M.Buttons Covered Buttons Size & Prices

starting prices

Size (ligne) Dome High-ball Marri Sew-through Metal back Canvas back Pin back
10 £0.25 £0.25 x x x x x
16 £0.25 £0.25 x x << add £0.15 white & black  £0.50 x
20 £0.25 x x x x x x
22 £0.25 £0.30 x x << add £0.15 black only    £0.50 £1.00
24 £0.25 x £0.60 £0.40 << add £0.15 x x
26 £0.25 £0.30 x x x x x
28 £0.25 x x x x x x
30 £0.25 £0.40 £0.60 £0.40 << add £0.15 white & black    £0.50 £1.00
32 £0.25 x x x x black only    £0.50 x
36 £0.25 x £0.60 £0.40 << add £0.15 x £1.00
40 £0.30 x x x << add £0.15 x x
45 £0.45 x £0.60 x x x x
50 £0.45 x x x x x x
60 £0.60 x x x x x x

The component 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.


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.