Perfect crochet button for ear savers, cowls and headbands using Romanian cord. Simple steps to create crochet button:
- Choose yarn and crochet hook size – preferably 100% cotton yarn.
- Crochet Romanian cord.
- Pick the stitches alongside of the cord.
- Join in the round.
Materials and yarn
- 100% cotton or synthetic yarn, which makes them washable in high temperature.
- Crochet hook according to yarn.
- Darning needle.
Make sure you crochet tight, that way buttons will be sturdy. If you are not happy with how tight your button turned out, stiffen your crochet items using spray starch.
First of all, you need to learn how to crochet Romanian cord.
Romanian Cord Video Tutorial
Romanian Cord Written Tutorial
I have a dedicated post on how to crochet Romanian cord.
If you already know how to crochet Romanian cord – great! It is such versatile cord you can use in many applications. So far I found them good to use in crochet bag straps.
Recently, I found cord is great in crochet buttons too!
Pick the stitches alongside of the cord
Join stitches in the round