Hand Sewing Basics

How to Sew on a Button

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Go back to sewing basics with this video on how to sew buttons. Mary Beth Temple covers everything you need to know about hand sewing buttons, so that you can replace a missing button with ease or add a new row of decorative buttons to a dress without any sewing stress. In this video, you’ll learn about the different types of buttons commonly used in sewing, such as a shank button, as well as methods for threading and sewing your buttons. Give your garments a professional finish with this handy video guide.

  • Denise B.

    I put a stick pin across the top of the button and sew over it and then do what you did.

  • Violet W.

    Interesting. Fun to watch after years of not doing any hand sewing. Brings back memories and is good to be reminded of methods for completion.


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