DIY Vintage Button Magnets

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My grandma gave me a bunch of vintage buttons and they make great magnets!  This project is so quick and easy.  Super glue and hot glue are quick drying so you will be ready to use your magnets in no time.

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Materials:

Vintage buttons
Magnets
Hot glue/gun
White cardstock (optional)
Super glue (optional)

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If you want to, you can glue some white paper to the back of your buttons.

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Place a drop of super glue near the holes and attach the card stock.

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Set up your magnets on your buttons.  If your button has a shank, use two small magnets instead of one large one.

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Add a good amount of hot glue to the button and attach magnet.

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