Mother of Pearl buttons
Mother of Pearl buttons have been used for a long time, with a huge industry in the late 1800s to early 1900s.
These buttons are usually modern, although in some cases, we do buy up older stock too.
Some are natural, some are lightly dyed, but the colours are never especially strong.
These buttons are good for a few things – reenactment costume making, LARP, historical restoration of clothing, and, well, making modern clothes a little bit fancier! Everyone has plastic…
For more information on the material, try our ‘Mother of Pearl’ page.
If you’re looking for buttons in a different material – well, we don’t get them too often. Any we do find will be on our ‘Buttons’ page.