Education & Information
Find information on a wide range of button related subjects
 
BUTTON STUDY SHEETS
These printable study sheets can help you review or learn more about your buttons.
COMPETITION WORKSHEETS
Use these worksheets from Sallie Gibson, Polkbox Button Club to help organize your buttons
MATERIALS WORKSHEET - SYNTHETIC POLYMERS
Use this worksheet from Maxine Richmond, Cleveland Button Society to help organize your buttons
OHIO'S BUTTON DICTIONARY
Contains pictures and descriptions of all sorts of buttons and button terms.
LOIS POOL'S BUTTON COLLECTION
Is golf your sport? Check out Lois Pool's Golf Club Button Collection.
OTTAWA VALLEY BUTTON CLUB
Interesting articles from our neighbors in Canada
BUTTON COLLECTING GOES WIKIPIDEA
We are in the big time now!!
THE WIDE, WIDE WORLD OF BUTTONS
Competition Trays from National Button Society and NBS State Shows
(hosted by Dave and Pat Fields)
BUTTON CLASSIFICATION
Trouble understanding National's classification system?
Paul Rice has a great page featuring buttons organized by the NBS Classification System.
FABRIC & TEXTILE BUTTONS
It was generally accepted that fabric covered buttons far outnumbered buttons of any other material. Learn why.
THE BUTTON INFORMATION INDEX
Information on all types of buttons can be found here!
BUTTON PATENTS
For the history buffs, this site provides more than 150 examples of early button and clothing fastener patents.
THE CHINA EXCHANGE
The place to exchange information and ideas about China Buttons.
THE WARTHER MUSEUM EXIBITION
Frieda Warther's Button Collection.
A PRIMER ON RIVET BUTTON COLLECTING
By David E. Race