A while back I made some buttons out of an old apple tree branch. I was inspired by this post on Shrimp Salad Circus. Luckily my dad has a barn full of tools (he makes and repairs golf clubs) and he helped me. This is what I ended up with!
This is before I drilled the holes.
This is what I did with them!
I found this embroidery pattern somewhere online (and can’t remember the source because I’m terrible!)
Here’s a close up:
I think it turned out quite beautiful!