Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: August 4 to 6, 2016

 

National Button Show: Rediscovering Buttons by Mining for Buttons in Denver

 

Collectors are discovering that these are not the ordinary buttons found in jars at flea markets, garage sales and some antique shops. These are unique, beautiful miniature works of art and sometimes curiosity with a special connection to history.

 

 

 

Denver, Colorado, June 16, 2016 - Folks who like antiques and collectibles should join the huge crowd rediscovering antique clothing and uniform buttons as a fascinating collectible. Opportunity is coming at the National Button Show in Denver, Colorado where folks will be mining in button mountains with over 500,000 buttons available to view and purchase this August 4 through 6, 2016.


Collectors are discovering that these are not the ordinary buttons found in jars at flea markets, garage sales and some antique shops. These are unique, beautiful miniature works of art and sometimes curiosity with a special connection to history. These buttons are attracting a wide variety of collectors including crafters, jewelry makers and decorative artists in addition to those whose interests are strictly in preserving, studying and enjoying buttons as items of personal interest.

 

The Show is hosted by the National Button Society with the showroom open from 10:00am to 5:00pm Thursday through Saturday, August 4 through 6 at the Crowne Plaza Convention Center, 15500 E. 40th, Denver, CO. A wide variety of programs are open to the public on subjects such as Mexican Silver Buttons, Let’s Talk About Minerals, Diggin’ for Digs, and Making Button Dolls.


Those who have old buttons and would like to know more about them are welcome to bring them to the showroom where expert dealers and collectors will be happy to go through them and help folks discover their treasures.

 

For more information on buttons, button collecting and the National Button Show visit the NBS website at www.nationalbuttonsociety.org.
 
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 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Jerry DeHay

Email: jmdehay@aol.com

Phone: (325) 668-0076

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists on assignment or with approved credentials. If you are unable to accept a courtesy visit, a press rate can be negotiated.

 

National Button Society

801 Quail Run, Brownwood, Texas, 76801

Web: www.nationalbuttonsociety.org

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: National Button Show

Event Date: August 4 to 6, 2016

Event Time: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Event Location: Crowne Plaza Convention Center, Denver, Co

Admission: Buttons

Web: www.nationalbuttonsociety.org

Contact: Jerry DeHay, jmdehay@aol.com  (325) 668-0076

Description: Folks who like antiques and collectibles should join the huge crowd rediscovering antique clothing and uniform buttons as a fascinating collectible. Opportunity is coming at the National Button Show in Denver, Colorado where folks will be mining in button mountains with over 500,000 buttons available to view and purchase this August 4 through 6, 2016. Collectors are discovering that these are not the ordinary buttons found in jars at flea markets, garage sales and some antique shops. These are unique, beautiful miniature works of art and sometimes curiosity with a special connection to history. These buttons are attracting a wide variety of collectors including crafters, jewelry makers and decorative artists in addition to those whose interests are strictly in preserving, studying and enjoying buttons as items of personal interest.

 


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