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Great British Button Challenge

Middlecott Great British Button Challenge


On Tuesday afternoon, Middlecott took part in Hobbycraft's Great British Button Challenge! Research has shown that 1 in 5 people in the UK cannot sew on a button and so Hobbycraft are offering schools the chance to learn by providing the buttons. We all had a go and had a 100% success rate! "It's actually quite hard to thread the needle but once you got started it got easier" - Addi. "Sometimes things can be hard yet fun" - Jamie. This activity tied in with our Industrial Revolution topic as we started to think about the lives of women at