I'm convinced this "crafty lady" was a seamstress, and had too many blue buttons left over! Her hat looks fur-trimmed, but surely not, with her summery yellow dress. So, there she is in all her glory, clutching her bouquet of (you guessed it) red flowers. There's no accounting for taste!!
Button frame courtesy of Irene Alexeeva, laboriously digitally cross-stitched by moi. The lady is from Art-E-Zine.