Freshwater Mother of Pearl

Luméa Freshwater Mother of Pearl Shell Buttons are expertly produced from the Freshwater Mother of Pearl Oyster shell. A creamy white, less iridescent tone than the other pearl oysters, each blank is ground to specific sizes and thicknesses. Our buttons can be made with or without the brown skin on the back side – a key characteristic of this material.




Finish

Finished Shell Button

Finished Shell Button

Luméa Finished Shell Buttons are produced by experienced button finishers using state of the art machines, to size, drill, shape and polish the buttons. Buttons can be crafted to your specific design requirements, and engraved. All finished buttons will have a polished finish making a luxurious natural embellishment for your textile designs.

Uses

For designers who desire natural materials, the creamy white colour of this shell button is a versatile accompaniment to any coloured fabric due to it’s neutral tones. This button has a completely organic finish, polished to enhance it’s natural beauty.

Sizes

Size (Line) (14L, 16L, 18L, 20L, 24L, 28L, 32L, 36L, 40L)
Thickness (mm) (Variable)

Finish

  • Flat

    Flat

Disclaimer

Shell is a natural product with a variety of factors that affect appearance. Your screen settings also affect the experience of the colours and appearance. Therefore, there is no guarantee it will be possible to achieve the exact appearance as what you see on this website. Certain characteristics of our products may be altered depending on storage conditions or their use in combination with other ingredients. This is beyond our control and we strongly recommend contacting us directly with specific enquiries and testing prior to use.

Tell us about your project...

Your project is unique, so we provide personalised advice before delivering worldwide from our studio in New Zealand.

Luméa products are made from natural shell with a variety of factors that affect form and function. If you can’t find the right product from within our range, then talk to us about our custom design service. We love to experiment and collaborate with our partners to create unique solutions.

Contact



Tel: +64 3 234 9065


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