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Does anybody know where to buy tack buttons larger than 5/8?
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Date: 3/12/14 8:07 AM

I'm looking for the buttons you find on your jean waistband. I've searched all over locally and on the web and all I can find are 11/16 or 5/8. I want something just a little bit bigger. The buttons on my rtw jeans are slightly larger so they have to be out there somewhere.


Nevermind, I found some on Amazon

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Date: 3/12/14 12:10 PM

For future reference, Etsy has some 20 mm ones, and Grommet Mart has 20 mm and 25 mm.

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Date: 3/12/14 2:53 PM

I looked at Grommet Mart, but I thought I had to buy in bulk. I'll check them out again. Thanks.

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Date: 3/12/14 3:43 PM

Cleaners Supply sells tack buttons by the tray and they are on sale at the moment.
This my help.
Gloria

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Date: 3/19/14 2:28 PM

And there is always this possibility:
Homemade Button

Needs a little metalcrafting skills, but nothing serious.

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