13th December 2021

Buttons as Gifts

Sets of beautiful buttons were once considered a tasteful gift. I would be quite pleased to unwrap some vintage buttons on Christmas morn! However, I shall have to buy my own.

The Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser, 14th December 1904 page 1524.

The Daily Telegraph (Sydney), 9th January 1908 page 4.


Chronicle (Adelaide), 16th December 1916 page 71. From an article about home-made gifts.


The Age (Melbourne), 7th November 1936 page 30. From an article of ideas to send as Christmas gifts overseas.

The Daily News (Perth), 15th December 1937 page 10.