Saturday, January 26, 2013

Last of the loot

We stopped in Liverpool on our way down south for the holidays, and I had to check out Purlesque. It's an exceedingly cute shop on top of a vintage clothing boutique - not much in the way of yarn, but oh my the buttons! Buttons are quickly become my most-stashed item.

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No idea what I'm going to do with 3 kettle buttons, but I'll figure something out. Possibly as decoration on some sort of hat.

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I bought these little things with the intent to make more button earrings. As I was leaving the shop, my DH pointed out that Purlesque actually sells these exact buttons made into earrings already. Great minds thing alike?

Anyway, that's the last of the "Look what I got!" posts for now. I'll have some more WIPs and maybe even an FO to show soon.


  1. What a cute shop that looks like and how fun to find these adorable buttons.

  2. I have no idea how you managed to escape from that store with only two sets of buttons, that is restraint!

  3. Those kettle buttons are the absolute cutest! Love! I have a total addiction to buttons, myself.

  4. Oh my gosh! The tea kettle buttons! They're adorable, and I think they would look great as accents on a hat.

  5. I'm a button addict to, and I hardly use them. Freaking love the teapots!

  6. OMG the kettle buttons are so cute! I am a huge button fan and tend to have way too many of them. Sounds like a great shop to stop by! :)