Here's a hug teddy stitched with buttons from Art of Housewives :
Some great ideas from Meringue Diary using buttons as art and photography :
Great button artwork by Lisa Kokin,
Buttons and mixed media, imitation sinew, waxed linen, chicken wire
41 X 29-1/2, 2004
Most Likely to Recede
Buttons and mixed media, imitation sinew, 31 x 31, 2004
There's more of button ideas such as rings, bracelet, necklace, embroidered onto bags and lots more. Creativity rules!!!! Anything from LED lights to steampunk accessories could be a piece of great artwork. Love to see more creativity peeps.