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Custom natural shell buttons with your brand logo

Supply custom natural shell buttons, materials include Mother-of-pearl shells, Abalone/Trocas Shell, Akoya pearl/Coconut shell, Takase shell, seashell, etc. You can customize and engrave your brand logo on the biodegradable clothing buttons. We supply many types of eco-friendly shell buttons. They are lightweight and renewable. So, you cam customize and sew them on your garments, handicrafts, accessories, hats, bags, DIY projects, etc.


  • Black or white Mother-of-pearl natural shell buttons;
  • Abalone shell buttons;
  • Coconut shell buttons;
  • Akoya shell buttons;
  • Trocas Shell Buttons
  • Oyster shell buttons;
  • Pearl shell buttons
  • ……

When choosing beautiful shell buttons, please tell any size, color, style, shape, etc. according to your product style. We will quote price for you. Affordable price with fast turnround time! Remenber to laser-engrave your brand logo and make your product eye-chaching!

Product details for natural shell buttons

Materials:Natural shell, abalone shell, black/white Mother of Pearl shell, Trocas shell, Akoya pearl shell, Takase shell, Paua shell, Black lip shell, tortoise shell, coconut shell, seashell, etc;
Size:common round size: 9mm-25mm;
customized size according to your needs;
Color:White, milky white, iridescent, earthy brown, brown, black, dark green, pink, blue, green, purple, etc.
Shape:round, square, rectangular, oval, heart, star, animal shape, special shape, customized shape;
Features:Renewable, eco-friendly, biodegradable, lightweight, natural,
Technique:Laser Engraving, punching, polishing, grooving, bleaching, etc;
MOQ: 100pcs;

Project samples for custom Shell Buttons


  • Size:10mm; side thickness 2.5mm;
  • Material: natural pearl shell;
  • Color: as sample pic;
  • Hole: four 1.6mm holes;
  • Technique: logo engraved at side with no color;

  • Size: 1.9cm diameter(30L); 1.5cm diameter(24L); 1.2cm diameter(19L);
  • Material: white mother of pearl shell;
  • Color: white;
  • Hole: two holes;
  • Technique: Logo engraved on top with no color;
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  • Size: 15X8mm, 2mm thickness;
  • Material: Akoya shell;
  • Color: off white;
  • Hole: two holes on each side;
  • Technique: logo engraved with a little round corners;
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  • Material: black mother of pearl shell;
  • Color: black;
  • Hole: four holes;
  • Technique: logo laser engraved with gold powder;

  • Material: white mother of pearl shell;
  • Size: 1.5 cm diameter;
  • Color: white;
  • Hole: 4 stitching holes;
  • Technique: logo laser engraved twice on surface of the front top and the front bottom;

common Types of Shell Buttons for clothing

Mother-of-pearl buttons include shell species such as white butterfly oyster, black oyster, and various pearl oysters (penguin oysters) , etc. And they aremostly medium to large in shape. The color of the pearlescent layer ranges from white to dark gray.

In addition, this kind of button has a better surface smoothness. Its biggest feature is the obvious pearlescent luster. Therefore, mother-of-pearl buttons are medium and high-end varieties of shell buttons. So, its price is relatively high. Light-colored MOP buttons are ideal for high-end shirts and T-shirts. Dark varieties are suitable for high-end silk clothing or suits.

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Abalone Shell, a high-grade marine treasure, has been used as a button material since ancient times. The Abalone shells have a unique zigzag shape that allows luster to reflect in multiple directions. No matter which direction you look at it, it is a beautiful button. This natural luster will reflect the champagne color. The gloss from gray to blue reflects the feeling of a natural material.

Abalone is a treasure of buffalo shellfish. Therefore, abalone shell is a good material for making buttons. This type of button has uneven buckle surface. And they have filamentary twill on the back.

Then, the color is mostly brownish red. The front is intense purple, or yellow-green iridescent pearl. And the abalone shell button is thin and firm.

These buttons are mostly two-hole buttons. They are perfect for sweaters, fancy shirts, knits, cardigans, suits, decorations, etc.

Akoya shell buttons are mother-of-pearl cultured from Japanese pearls. It is small and medium in size and thinner. But, the luster of the pearl layer is excellent and the texture is tough. And the buttons are light and strong. Its nacre is characterized by curls towards the center. Also, its luster and texture are extremely fine and thin.

We mostly make it into two-hole buttons. Akoya shell buttons are ideal for women’s casual clothes with light fabrics and handicrafts. Plus, we can match it with apparel like gloves and boots.

Due to its rich variety of colors and shapes, it is also quite easy and convenient to combine. The price is cheaper than the snail and black butterfly shellfish button.

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The material of the Trocas shell button is thicker, and the pearlescent layer is better.

After bleaching with hydrogen peroxide, the color of the button is light yellow-green or red. On this basis, we can dye it into various colors.

The trocas shell buttons have rich colors, and the price is affordable. They are perfect for silk garments, shirts, trench coats, suits, coats, sweaters.

Shell Button Application Guide

Custom shell buttons are unique and beautiful and we can use them in many kinds of clothing or crafts. Here are some application guidelines for you to customize your own shell buttons:

We can use shell buttons on your casual clothing to formal attire designs. A well-designed shell button can make your clothing more natural and elegant. So, you can customize it to decorate your shirts, dresses, tops, coats, pants, etc.

You can customize beautiful shell buttons and use them in all kinds of accessories. For example, sew it on hats, shoes, bags, handbags, belts, etc. In this way, the delicate shell clasp with logo can add a unique style and personality to your branded accessories.

You can use shell buttons for crafting by customizing them. For example, use it in jewellery, embroidery, fabric art. Likewise, this button can also be a very aesthetically pleasing decorative button.

We all know that shell buttons can also be used for home decoration. Such as sofas, bed sheets, curtains, tablecloths, etc. So, you can engrave your brand logo on it. Then, make it your home branding tool.

In addition, shell buttons are also great for use in a variety of DIY projects. Such as DIY bracelets, earrings, hair accessories, key chains, etc. Everyone can be as creative as they can. Then, you can combine the shell buttons with your other materials to make your project unique.


1, What is the price to customize my natural shell button with the logo?

–The button price depends on your custom size, color, technics, and quantity. So, you can send us your design art file, we make a free design for you.

2, What is the bulk production time and shipping time?

–Bulk goods are about 10 to 20 days. Shipping time is 3-6 business days by express.

3, What profile is needed when production?

–Pls, send us vector logo files, like PDF, AI, ESP, CDR, or original files from PSD. If you have no art file, we offer free design for you.

4, Can we get free samples?

–Yes, you can. Our samples are free, you just need to pay the shipping cost.

5, What is the order process for getting the white MOP buttons?

–First, we need to discuss basic information with each other. Such as size, color, material, quantity, technics, etc. Then our product expert will give you the price and invoice. Then, you can pay. After you pay, we will make the design for you. After you confirm the design, we can arrange the bulk production. We offer free design and worldwide shipping. 

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Customize your own beautiful and eye-catching shell buttons

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