Before doing the button, we’d better know some basics. Chinese button closure, button frogging or frog closure, can be made of cord, or fabric tube which you can make by yourself.
Today I will share with you 4 basic ways to make self-fabric tubes. When a fabric tube is used, the fabric is cut on bias. This allows the fabric tube to remain smooth and flex easily when bent into curves. You can use fabric strap, too.
Notes: Usually tube width is 0.5cm, so when you cut the fabric strap at 2cm, with both hems folded to the center.
First: Hand blind-whip stitch
Second: Hidden Machine Running Stitch
Third: Visible Machine Running Stitch
Forth: Copper Wire Wrapping
Make the knotted button end
Straight button closure as following: