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Old 02-11-2010, 02:15
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Default How do you attach a covered button to an alligator clip?

I would like to attach fabric covered buttons to an alligator clip.

How do I do this, considering the back is basically hollow?

I feel like I must be missing something

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Old 02-11-2010, 04:00
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Default Re: How do you attach a covered button to an alligator clip?

The back ends up being pretty flat actually. you could fill it with a piece of felt or glue & then glue to the clip.
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Old 02-11-2010, 04:24
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Default Re: How do you attach a covered button to an alligator clip?

Hmmm, good question! Do the fabric buttons have a tiny loop on them to sew onto things, so how do you get it flat on the clips? IF they are plastic you could snip them off, but if metal?

Those are super cute!!!
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Old 02-11-2010, 04:31
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Default Re: How do you attach a covered button to an alligator clip?

They have a metal thing but you can pop it out/off pretty easily.
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Default Re: How do you attach a covered button to an alligator clip?

Thank you so much for your help.

Yes, I take the metal loops off with pliers, actually dh does

I will try the felt and see how that works
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