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The button eyes were the objects used by the beldam to tie one's soul to the other world.

Plot Appearance[]

Movie[]

An excerpt from the main article: Coraline (filmography)

Later in the film it is revealed by the sweet ghost girl that the beldam uses the doll's button eyes to spy on Coraline, as well as she did for all three ghost children.

Books[]

An excerpt from the main article: Coraline (books)
This section requires expanding with knowledge derived from the books. 

Video Game[]

An excerpt from the main article: Coraline (video game)
• there is a cheat code where you can get coraline to have button eyes.
• in the death screen there is to be seen Coraline with button eyes and the beldam.
This section requires expanding with knowledge derived from the video game. 

Known Recipients[]

Quotes[]

  • "Black is traditional. But if you'd prefer pink, or vermilion or chartruse? Though you might make me jealous!" -- The beldam.
  • "Buttons for eyes, huh? Coraline, you only dreamed you ate all that chicken. Take your multivitamin at least." -- Mel Jones.
  • "You're not my mother. My mother doesn't have b-b-b-..." -- Coraline Jones, "--B-b-b-buttons?! Do you like them?" -- The beldam (as Other Mother).

Trivia[]

  • The beldam applies all button eyes to her creations and victims yet she has them too. It's never explained who applied the button eyes on the beldam.
  • Buttons are mentioned in the "Other Father Song" song, both as a welcoming gesture but additionally as a warning.
  • In the video game, cheat codes can be used to have Coraline's eyes be replaced with button eyes.
  • the buttons are used by the beldam to sew onto the unsuspecting children she has lured into her world so they can never escape and she’ll eventually eat them since children is her main food source for energy without children she can’t survive.

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