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


14.10.2022 ORDER EARLY FOR CHRISTMAS Post to the USA is going well and in Europe. But with the slow Postal times to the UK and scheduled Strikes it is best to order Buttons early this year. Buttons make a Useful and Beautiful gift for Someone, that can inspire them to start Crafting or being Artistic … Read more

19.9.2022 From a Customer in UK

19.2.2022 From a Customer in UK…I belong to a needlecraft group and will certainly pass on the word about your buttons/website. I’m so pleased to have found you online. When one makes a nice garment, it’s good to be able to source special buttons for it.

27.7.2022 All Working Well

Dear Customers, The website has had a complete upgrade and now the website shop /check out is working well and all the stock/ inventory is up to date. New stock and button treasures coming up daily. We are waiting for your orders…Thank you so much for your continued Custom. From Sylvia and the rest of … Read more

9.6.2022 From a Customer in Ireland…’The buttons I ordered arrived today. I’m very pleased with them.’


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


Happy New Year to all our customers who have supported us through the years and the difficult times. We wish you all good health, happiness and lots of great Buttons!!!! Enjoy our Seasonal Sale until the end of January 2022.

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…

19.5.2021 From Customer of ‘Old Buttons’ book in Illinois. USA..’Your delightful little book arrived today and I wanted to thank you. It is full of wonderful information and pictures. I’m sure I will be looking through it over and over again. Love the dedication. Thanks from me to you.’

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