These endlessly darling tiny SIZE 12 "Lady Fashion" "ABC Baby Button" CARDS from the 1930's showcase the most amazing and enchanting LITHOGRAPHED graphics!
A little baby sits, playing with a duck. The buttons (9 per card) sit on a blue background with a PINK ribbon running around it and tied at one side!!!
The color in the graphics is phenomenal: still fresh and bright and charming.
The buttons were apparently packaged with a strip of tape to hold them in place, so the tape has acquired a bit of darkness over time, but that most certainly speaks to the fact they are genuine antiques and makes them more engaging. Some of the buttons may, perhaps, be yellowed a bit under the tape, it is hard to know, but they are still enchanting.
All the cards have NINE fabulous original BABY BUTTONS (or DOLL BUTTONS) on them and terrific graphics, and all cards are endlessly enchanting and adorable!
Each card measures 2 1/2" across and 3 3/8" in length.
These beauties are new old stock and never, ever, ever used.
Should you wish to punch a hole in the top of the tag, you can make it into a fabulous gift tag. Great for baby showers, etc. Super to attach to any kind of gift for any kind of occasion!
Originally made in the 1930's, this is the first time I've run into this kind of button card (I am obsessed with button cards!) - and these are so so so so adorable.
I find these belles indispensable. I tie them to gifts and notes and floral arrangements, or just to one rose that I'm giving as a "thank you."
When I bake cookies or cupcakes for friends, these fab retro babes get attached to the platters.
I back one with a long piece of lovely vintage ribbon and use it as a bookmark. They are great for enclosures and a fun way to label boxes of supplies: just pop these adorable puppies on the front and write the supply name on the back! I've also attached stunning hat pins (stick pins, trinket pins) through the strong cardboard to add a certain "zing" to any gift.
Super for any event: showers, name tags, place cards, centerpieces: you name it: uses as endless as your imagination.
These cards are in great NOS vintage condition with NO ripped or torn cards. And, the buttons are gloriously beautiful!
THE PRICE IS PER CARD.
****Photos taken with and without flash.
I am with OP Vintia.
The write up description was very poorly done. I too was expecting several button cards and only rcvd. one.
The one that did arrive is darling, but the rest of the transaction was a bummer.
Nov 6, 2017 by Margaret Leffingwell
Oct 26, 2017 by jacobacsmart
Seller needs to clearly state that the price is for ONE button card.
Oct 2, 2017 by vintia
Aug 22, 2017 by kim dursee
Perfect buttons on cards. These arrived just as pictured and very quickly.
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