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Fuming Button: A Brief Talk on the Development of Button

The button seems to be very simple, it is an accessory to the clothes, but before the 13th century button was invented, people's clothes were tied with a belt or a coil. At that time, buttons were just beginning to be applied. Western aristocrats used buttons made of gold, silver, copper, ivory, and even gems. In general, civilians use cloth-wrapped cloth buttons, which shows that the decoration function is also very important. The following Fuming button Xiaobian will come to talk to you about some development common sense of the button.

An ordinary dress, adorned with a unique design button, can show the elegant or noble taste in plain. Buttons also have a viewing and collection function.

In the thirteenth and sixteenth centuries, people began to use cheap materials, such as bones, wood, brass, etc., military uniforms used copper, iron, tin, etc., while the nobles are also custom-made buttons of rare precious metals.

Fuming Button: A Brief Talk on the Development of Button

At the 17th time, the cloth button and embroidery button became popular.

At the beginning of the industrial revolution in the eighteenth century, metal buttons began to be popular due to mechanized production.

In the mid-nineteenth century, women's fashion also began to use buttons. Japanese porcelain buttons are popular in Europe and America.

In the 1930s and 1940s, the use of synthetic materials bakelite / celluloid began. In the 1950s, new plastic materials were invented.

During World War II, the material was lacking. Because the cloth button was practical, the metal button was noble, which made it popular.

Dongguan Fuming Button Co., Ltd. has been working hard to mold steel buttons and has become the pioneer of plastic buttons. For many years, we have focused on the design and development of the button industry. If you are interested in us, please contact us. If you are interested in us, please contact us: miller@fmbutton.com