Button hook

a hook for catching a button and drawing it through a buttonhole, as in buttoning boots and gloves.

See also: Button

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Simple things like the button hook (which I still have) given to my great, great grandmother by her son and her treasured possession.
Items include a pea shelling tool and a fluting tool, a box camera, a carpet beater, a button hook, a darning ball and more.
But buying every pepper mill, napkin ring, bowl, ladle, spice box, lemon squeezer, back scratcher, watch stand, shortbread mould, butter pat, nutmeg grater, apple corer, cheese scoop, button hook and shoehorn that comes your way will result in a collection with no common thread.
"Turn left at the hoop skirt factory then go for a quarter mile till you see the button hook emporium.
With a rounded toe, lightly padded footbed, and button hook closure, these casual boots are great for everyday use.
Good Grips $6-$8 Pulls a button Soft rubber Button Hook easily through the easy-grip handle.
Two receivers stack to the right and Michael Pittman runs a little button hook up through the middle.
For example, with a reacher, button hook, or zipper pull, your child may be able to get dressed with less assistance.
Other than horsing around in the Mess, the average Horse Artillery officer wouldn't know a spavin from a hangover, or a hoof pick from a button hook. But they do know a lot more about battlefield mobility and firepower than Lord Lucan and Lord Cardigan did at Balaclava.
This conceit of competence has been shared by buggy whip manufacturers, button hook makers, cartographers specializing in flat-earth descriptions and makers office boxes.
The women would squat and with the help of a mirror insert in the cervix a catheter, speculum, sound, pencil, bougie, needle, crochet or button hook. The second most important method was consumption of pills or drugs containing such irritants and emmenagogues as quinine, aloes, or ergot; the third, douching by syringe or enema bag with lysol, carbolic acid, turpentine or simple soap and water; and the fourth dilation of the cervix by inserting slippery elm or packing the vagina with cotton batten.