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Marghec
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Hi, can anyone tell me who might make me some pewter buttons please?

Thanks,

John Tremelling

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Post by Handbag »

http://www.chimera-costumes.co.uk/shop/shop.php?d=1

i got mine from chimera costumes. they were very quick and able to send me 100 in no time at all!!

definitely recommend :lol: :lol:

just search for pewter buttons from their shop page

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Post by Wiblick »

many many people will make you pewter buttons, there are several suppliers you could use, it depends what era you want them for.

Steve Millingham does Medieval
http://www.pewterreplicas.com/dept.asp?id=37

and all of the american colonial sutlers do 1750s types.
http://www.threefeatherspewter.com/
http://jas-townsend.com/index.php
http://www.najecki.com/repro/Buttons.html

Mind you I had a terrible time actually ordering some 3/4" domed ones just this week, ended up ringing http://www.jarnaginco.com/ in the states, really I wanted 5/8ths...

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Wiblick
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well DOH!! why didn't I think of them this week...

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christophus.

can't find his contact details, but he does do the re-enactors market - try histrenact for contact details?

can do lots and is fast.
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Marghec
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Thanks all, great help as always.

John Tremelling

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The Tudor Tailor site has some lovely ones -http://www.kissthefrog.co.uk/wwwtudorta ... rsshop.htm

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Post by stephen wootten »

shop on eay dose pewter buttons, ammoandrobshaw i think is the shop name, and theyre reenactors as well 8) ,

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