TODAY’S PATENT – BUTTON COVER
The Button Cover was invented Christopher T. Jerjian (Edgewater, NJ) on the 10th of November, 1992, bearing patent number US5161285A.
The present invention relates in general to an ornamental cover for a fastening element for clothing articles such as shirt or blouse cuff buttons and the like, and more particularly, to such an ornamental cover which is adapted to be easily and readily mounted and demounted on the button in a manner which prevents inadvertent loss of the cover to achieve a unique ornamental appearance. Another object of the present invention is to provide a button cover which is readily retained on the button upon inadvertent opening of its cover during use. One more object of the present invention is to provide a button cover which can be constructed of precious materials such as gold, silver and the like.