Official webshop of Sylvia Llewelyn Author of Old Buttons, Anno Publications. Established since 1979, Kings Road Chelsea, London. Purveyor of antique & vintage buttons, & jewellery

Orders Need to be Emailed In

If you would like to order, please email your order to . I will send you an invoice manually as unfortunately after upgrading the website Paypal is not integrated and not working.

Paypal Link for Orders

Unfortunately although the website is up to date, Paypal is not integrated at present. Please send orders direct with payment via this paypal link..

Want to Buy? Checkout Not Working. Email Order!

Hi Dear Customers, The website has just had a complete over haul and looks like it is working well. We know that Paypal is not working at the moment so please email me your order and I will send you a paypal invoice. Please d not hesitate to contact me  with any enquiry to Sylvia … Read more

Fair Date 8.Sept.2024

Fair Date..Sunday 8th September 2024 Adams Antique Fair, The Royal Horticultural Halls, The Lindley Hall, Elverton Street, London, SW1P 2PB, U.K. We will be there selling a few buttons, books and treasures. It is a fantastic fair with the Best Antique Dealers from Countrywide with Specialist stock!!. Come and say Hello!

Textile Art

I just thought I would put up some of my vintage textile collection. There’s so much button inventory, I thought it might break it up with some other beautiful pieces of needlework. Do you know there’s a good Search box button. Just put in the keys words that you desire in a button, say black, … Read more

Wonderful News – New Button Shop, Museum, and Studio Warehouse

8.2. 2023. Dear Customers, We have wonderful news that we have purchased a building, actually an old chapel, which we will convert into our shop, Button  Museum and Studio warehouse. in the lovely port of Milford Haven, in Pembrokeshire, Wales, U.K.  Its a charming town that has been regenerated with a Marina for yachts, a … Read more


Just to let you know; as a lot of Designers and Costumers are back at work and putting button orders in; we do great Trade Discounts for orders over £200. Email Sylvia in Contact or by personal email to

Dispatch from UK or Europe

We now can dispatch from our UK base or from our European base. This should help with delivery times as they have been terrible since the start of the Pandemic. We Thank all our Customers who have had to be patient through these difficult times but things are getting better all the time…

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