Fassifern Fifties Festival – Aratula

Saturday 2nd of May 2015

We are road tripping ……Fassifern event 2

Time for the button tin to head Aratula
to pop up shop at the amazing
Fassifern Fifities Festival.

Gorgeous trip in the country….. and well any excuse for a good dress up too!


It is a jam packed, skirt twirling, high polish weekend with Market Stalls being held on Saturday the 2nd of May between 10am and 3pm – there will be around 150 stalls!

We will be there with Addicted to Buttons and all our button bling.


There will be Pinup and Mr Greaser Contests and a massive show and shine.  Head to their website or Facebook for more information about these parts of the festival.



Cobb + Co Museum – Feature Artist – Addicted to Buttons

We are thrilled to bits to announce that Addicted to Buttons were invited to the
Cobb + Co Museum in Toowoomba to be the Feature Artist  from February 5th to April 1st 2015. An experience that is sure to Colour us Happy!

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Under twinkling lights there is a massive display of buttons, buttons and MORE buttons.  All creations that have been handmade by Kylie.

Cobb + Co Museum is Open 7 days a week -
10am – 4pm Daily.

Located (map) -
27 Lindsay Street,
Toowoomba Queensland



You can also come and watch button creations being made. 

Kylie’s Demonstration Days -

  • Have a Go Festival – 22nd February 2015 10 – 2pm
  • Demonstrations - Saturday 28th February 2015, 11 – 2pm
  • Demonstrations - Sunday 29th March 2015, 11 – 2pm

 All Addicted to Buttons creations on display are available for purchase.

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Getting your Button Fix …. Markets, Shopping, Voting and More for 2014

PittsworthSetup_2014Wow …… November is already in full swing and the year is almost upon us.  So we thought you might want to claim the dates of markets for the remainder of the year so you can plan your outings and shopping time….. SO…. Here they are with links to event listings to join or links to relevant pages to get more info…


15 Nov 2014 
         The Handmade Expo Market       IPSWICH
8-2pm                     Ipswich Turf Club – Brisbane Road, Bundamba

16 Nov 2014          Queens Park Market                     TOOWOOMBA
8-1pm                     Off Lindsay Street, Toowoomba

29 Nov 2014
         The Handmade Expo Market       FOREST HILL
8-2pm                    School of Arts, Railway St, Forest Hill

4 Dec 2014            Handmade Under the Stars        TOOWOOMBA
5-8pm                    Cob + Co Museum (twilight)  27 Lindsay St, Toowoomba

7 Dec 2014            The Handmade Expo Market       MORAYFIELD
9-2pm                     298 Morayfield Road, Morayfield

20 Dec 2014          The Handmade Expo Market      IPSWICH       
8-2pm                     Ipswich Turf Club – Brisbane Road, Bundamba

21 Dec 2014        
  Queens Park Market                  TOOWOOMBA
8-1pm                     Off Lindsay Street, Toowoomba


 Then we rest, regroup and have some family time until February 2015…..

Can’t get to a market, then there are other options so you can get your button fix or give a button fix as a gift…..

** you can shop online in our online store www.madeit.com.au/addictedtobuttons

** you can email us with a custom order sales@addictedtobuttons.com.aubest if you can provide us a list to an image of what you are after and be as descriptive as possible.

** you can visit one of our stockists listed below {check their pages for opening times}
collective avenu

TheArtandCraftCottage  two create

Enchanted Florist





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Also ….. Don’t forget to help and vote for us to win an amazing package from Kochie’s Business Builders to get the dream website we have be wanting… you can vote once every 24 hours from each and every device you have …. Please help us… we are hoping to achieve a spot on the short list with the judges which will take us to the next round, but if we don’t there is still the people’s choice where these votes will mean more than ever!  Thanks everyone!

To Vote click this link – bookmark it and set a reminder to vote everyday

This link gives you more information via a post we wrote about our nomination….


Resuce My Site – We have been Nominated and need your help!

Alright Button Addicts . . . we have a little something to share with you all….
we have been nominated as an entrant in
Kochie’s Business Builders RESCUE MY SITE promotion.


We are absolutely thrilled to bits about this as our website is something that – well in reality i am a little less than happy with and could have some serious changes made to it to benefit us – but ultimately benefit YOU as our customers!

I really have wanted to develop it so much more, but never have the $$ or the time to put the what is required to set it up …. so this would, as the nomination states – really take us to the next level that we want for our little family button business – a fully functioning web shopping cart on our own site, with a completely professional and polished finish!

Please help us achieve this! You can vote once a day from however many devices you have… Save the link below – set a reminder – click and vote each day to help us grow our dreams and be another step closer to achieving them! Thank you so much in advance for your votes … I can promise i will be completely appreciated if we win – but i can’t promise i won’t give a reminder or a few to vote for us….

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Follow the link to vote each day – and you can also add a Facebook vote as well.


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Mr Gobby Buttons and his mischief!

Hello everyone… my name is Mr GOBBY BUTTONS….
and yes i am Addicted to Buttons . . .
you see i like to follow around the Button Boys where they be….
I am a little crazy, a little left of centre,
but most of all between you and me, I bring glee…

I am not a litter bug, but i am a loving leaver before i flee….
Can you figure out where i may be?

The Button Leader likes to snap so on Instagram and in Facebook land you may see a little post of me before i flee…
find my lovingly left button present for thee and yours it shall be….

For those who see my snap, be the first on Instagram or Facebook – yes one on each – to comment where you see i may be and email our fearless Button Leader to claim a lovingly left button present for you from me!

email the Button Leader – office@addictedtobuttons.com.au
Find our Instagram – www.instagram.com/addictedtobuttons
Find our Facebook – www.facebook.com/addictedtobuttons

… oh and if you love to snap yourself on Instagram, we would love to see you with your lovingly left button present – be sure to #addictedtobuttons before you flee!

September 21 – Gobby Buttons went to Ikea
oh where oh where has Gobby Buttons been? The adventures he has seen with a spring in his step…. I do believe a button lovely has been left. … #addictedtobuttons_gobbybuttons #addictedtobuttons

 September 22 – Gobby Buttons went to see Ninja Turtles at Limelight
Gobby Buttons has gone off to play.. .. he thinks he can ninja kick but really he isn’t so quick…. by the river he may see the light….. he has left a lovely button present where somone is sure to find it…. do you know where Gobby is and what he is doing?
#addictedtobuttons_gobbybuttons  #buttonaddict


September 23 – Gobby Buttons scared by jumping out of the PO Box
BOOOO! O jeepers creepers Gobby Buttons…. how did you get in there! Seriously Mr you are meant to be helping! do you know where Gobby has been? #addictedtobuttons_gobbybuttons #addictedtobuttons  #buttonaddict


The Button Tin is Road Tripping

Saturday 12th July 2014The Handmade Expo Market

Market First Birthday Celebrations!  

July Rockhampton

– ROCKHAMPTON – The Handmade Expo Market – Yes we are road tripping again … This could be the last time that we can get up to Rockhampton this year due to other commitments – so make sure you join us for the Market’s First Birthday Celebrations!

Saturday 12 July – Rockhampton Showgrounds – 9am til 2pm. 

shhh . . . we may just bring all the Christmas goodies we can to this market too….We will also have loads of market specials and a few giveaways too!

There is set to be well over 100 stalls of amazing handmade goodies there – loads of yummy food – a mix of indoors and outdoor stalls. This market is incredible – there are so many talent businesses out there who choose this market to showcase their wares – you really don’t want to miss this market.  (it is held monthly)

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Some of the amazing stalls you will find at the markets are listed below – you can click and see their facebook pages  -

To get more info and a reminder about the market – be sure to watch our Facebook page and the Market event page for loads more info, competitions, and birthday celebrations!

Spread the word – bring the whole family – See you all there!


Market Update – July 2014

July is shaping up to be a super busy month for Addicted to Buttons . . .  Here are our market dates . . .  make sure you stay up to date with new releases, market info and loads more by checking out our Facebook Page and also signing up for our Newsletter.

Sunday 6th July 2014 – CHRISTMAS IN JULY at Morayfield – The Handmade Expo Market. 9am til 2pm.  We are having a table full of Christmas Buttons.  Our Christmas items are super popular – so if you want to get in really early this market is a  GREAT chance to do so – only limited quantities and variety of stock will be available. To get a reminder about the market – pop on over to the market page and join the event listing.

ChristmasinJulyMorayfield Saturday 12th July 2014 – ROCKHAMPTON – The Handmade Expo Market – Yes we are road tripping again … This could be the last time that we can get up to Rockhampton this year due to other commitments – so make sure you join us for the Market’s First Birthday Celebrations!  Rockhampton Showgrounds – 9am til 2pm.  shhh . . . we may just bring all the Christmas goodies we can to this market too….

To get more info and a reminder about the market – be sure to watch our Facebook page and the Market event page for loads more info, competitions, and birthday celebrations!

July Rockhampton

Saturday 19th July – BUNDAMBA – The Handmade Expo Market – July is shaping up to be an amazing market in Ipswich – come along and join us for this one 8am til 2pm at The Ipswich Turf Club – Brisbane Road Bundmaba.

Sunday 20th July – TOOWOOMBA – Queens Park Market – off Lindsay street – the air may be brisk and cold – but we will be there rugged up with LOADS of buttons ready for a brilliant time in the park!  We love this market and we love everyone who comes to visit us!  You will find us in the park 8am til 1pm.

Sunday 27th July – TOOWOOMBA – The Mummy Tree Markets – The Salo Centre, St Ursula’s College, Rome St, Toowoomba.  An all indoors venue with a boutique feel – come along and shop away between 9am til 1pm.

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See you all out and about  – we are always happy to feed your addiction!!!!!
Stay tuned for August – cause it will be another huge one too!!!

Can’t get to the markets – remember our online shop is frequently updated and open 24/7 for you to shop in your pj’s – www.madeit.com.au/addictedtobuttons

Don’t forget our stockists too  . . . .