Blaze Buttons | Monotype B1406

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Blaze Buttons | Monotype B1406

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Beautiful letterpress button badges...

If you like a little letterpress in your life, then these buttons are ideal for you. Great for anyone who loves letterpress & all things print... ideal for any pattern or ornament addict...

Are your coat lapels looking a little naked? Do you have a scarf or hat that needs a little pick me up? Or a bag crying out for some ornament? Then these buttons are just the ticket.

They also make a lovely gift for the grown up button collector... 

All buttons are packed together in a red menko envelope & have been printed on Beatrice my Model No.11 Farley Proofing Press. The buttons are printed with David Bethal's wonderful Blaze corner design & made by hand.

Bethal designed the Blaze corner unit (B1406) for Monotype in 1957 along side a border ornament (B1405). The Blaze design was issued by Monotype in 1958 & went on to become a popular design.

Beatrice Warde was working as the corporation’s publicity manager when Bethal submitted his border & corner design to Monotype & christened it 'Blaze'.

You can choose from a single button or a matching pair.

Materials:

50 gsm paper, Hawthorn Scarlet letterpress ink, 38mm metal backed button badge with safety pin.

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These 38mm letterpress printed buttons come with a safety pin back... but still be mindful if giving to small children or accident prone adults! 

© Red Eel Press 2017

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