Monthly Archives: January 2014

Bubbles – Denim&Cotton OOAK Dress by TheButterfliesShop

129.00 USD

I handmade this gorgeous dress using a vintage pair of “PHARD” denim jeans, hand dyed in a beautiful light blue shade, some meters of 100% cotton printed fabric and a lot, lot, lot of my creativity.

This dress is a unique OOAK item and you’ll love it! (I love it)
It’s really confortable to wear.
The cotton lining is soft and fresh, skirt is light but not transparent. Perfect in the office or for a special occasion!

Please look pictures carefully, the dress is very detailed and accurate in every particular.

Measures:

Shoulder to shoulder 45 cm.
Bust free up to a maximum of 90 cm.
Under Bust/Waist is 72 cm. when laced with button, but can fit up to a maximum of 80 (zip and button will remain open)
Bust lenght (denim part) 54 cm.
Skirt length 55 cm.
Total lenght 109 cm.

It’s worn by me. I’m a 40-42 Italian size, the dress fit me perfectly!

If you’re interested in something like it, in different sizes, fabrics or colours, contact me for a custom item (prices may vary).

I’ll ship it within 3 days of receipt of PayPal payment with registered airmail (sure, fast and trackable).

If you would like me to ship any item a different way please convo me.

Thanks for looking!

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I Will Fly Away – Violet Vanessa (Inachis IO) Butterflies Necklace – Made to Order by TheButterfliesShop

49.00 USD

Completely hand-made necklace, with silk organza butterflies and wings.
I chose butterfly images one by one, from real pictures and vintage illustrations. Then I printed them on high quality silk organza, cut and fixed on antique bronze chain.

Feminine.. ethereal.. light.. and romantic. Simply beautiful! OOAK

I love to create these unique pieces of jewelry.

Please pay attention when you wear the necklace. It is very delicate. Don’t stretch butterflies.
Butterflies can’t be washed but they are waterproof. However don’t spray perfume over them.

There are about 20 butterflies (and wings) on this necklace, and each one measure from 3 to 10 cm.
Antique bronze chain is long about 40 cm. Spring clasp with butterfly.

The necklace shown is sold, but a new one very very similar, will be made for you.

I can also customize your necklace as you prefer!

I’ll ship the necklace gift wrapped, for you or your loved one.

These butterflies will fly to you with Priority airmail (Poste Italiane service), cheapest and fastest way but not trackable then I highly recommend to choose Registered airmail.
However I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

Choosing Registered airmail, you’ll receive the tracking number and track your package in www.poste.it/en web. Convo me for prices.

Please feel free to email me should you have questions, need further descriptions or pictures.

Please note: I will accept PayPal only. Orders will ship within one week of receipt of PayPal payment.

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Light – Butterfly Wings of Silk Organza IVORY by TheButterfliesShop

12.00 USD

Hand-made silk organza butterfly wings. 6 pieces.

Wings length from 55mm to 75mm.

I chose butterfly images one by one, from real pictures and vintage illustrations.
Then I printed them on high quality silk organza fabric and hand-cut.
Every butterfly is a OOAK supply for your jewelry or sewing projects.
Perfect for wedding.. you can use them in so many way!!!

Ethereal.. light.. and romantic. Simply beautiful!

Please pay attention when you touch butterflies. They are very delicate. Don’t stretch them!
Butterflies can’t be washed but they are waterproof. However don’t spray perfume or alcool products over them. You can iron them at low temperature (silk).

These butterflies will fly to you with Priority airmail (Poste Italiane service), cheapest and fastest way but not trackable then I highly recommend to choose Registered airmail.
However I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

Choosing Registered airmail, you’ll receive the tracking number and track your package in www.poste.it/en web. Convo me for prices.

Please feel free to email me should you have questions, need further descriptions or pictures.

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Wedding Butterflies – Long Hand Painted Dress – One of a Kind OOAK by TheButterfliesShop

150.00 USD

If I were not already married, this would definitely be my wedding dress.. ƸӜƷ

Every particular is sooooo beautiful!

I hand-made this dress and I hand-painted every butterfly on fabric, using sea green, seafoam, and celadon shades.
There are 4 large butterflies: 2 on the front and 2 on the back. However you can decide what side wear in front or back..

The top is made with a soft sea green / seafoam (double) jersey.
The skirt is a double layer of lightweight (gauze) unbleached ivory 100% cotton.

In the last picture you can see a sold dress, slightly different from the one listed.
Every dress is a OOAK cloth. Unique!

Measures of the dress shown:

Bust from 67 cm. (really soft and elastic)
Bust lenght 40 cm.
Skirt lenght 70 cm. (in the central part)
Total length 110 cm.

It’s worn by Betsy (my mannequin) that measures 87-67-90 cm. and by me. I’m a size S, or an Italian 40-42.

The dress can be hand-washed up to 40 ºC, and it can be ironed (low temperature).

I’ll ship this dress within 3 days of receipt of PayPal payment with registered airmail, safe and trackable, by Poste Italiane service.

If you would like me to ship any item a different way please convo me.

Please note that necklace is not included. You can find it here: http://www.etsy.com/listing/88276827/the-victorian-necklace-seafoam-rose

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Light – Butterfly Wings of Silk Organza LILAC by TheButterfliesShop

15.00 USD

Hand-made silk organza butterfly wings. 7 pieces: 5 single wing and 2 double.

Wings length from 5 cm to 8.5cm.

I chose butterfly images one by one, from real pictures and vintage illustrations.
Then I printed them on high quality silk organza fabric and hand-cut.
Every butterfly is a OOAK supply for your jewelry or sewing projects.
Perfect for wedding.. you can use them in so many way!!!

Ethereal.. light.. and romantic. Simply beautiful!

Please pay attention when you touch butterflies. They are very delicate. Don’t stretch them!
Butterflies can’t be washed but they are waterproof. However don’t spray perfume or alcool products over them. You can iron them at low temperature (silk).

These butterfly wings will fly to you with Priority airmail (Poste Italiane service), cheapest and fastest way but not trackable then I highly recommend to choose Registered airmail.
However I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

Choosing Registered airmail, you’ll receive the tracking number and track your package in www.poste.it/en web. Convo me for prices.

Please feel free to email me should you have questions, need further descriptions or pictures.

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Japanese Watercolor – Fantasy Butterfly Leather Bag OOAK by TheButterfliesShop

175.00 USD

This is another little work of art!

Butterfly bag in soft Italian leather. Completely made by hand, cutting each piece of leather without molds or masks.
Leather is sewn, piece after piece, not glued.

Created taking inspiration from a vintage image of my favorite butterflies. Please look at the last picture listed.

The base is ivory with shades of grey, seafoam green and pale blue. There are 6 different colors of leathers.

It measure about 40x25cm. The strap is long 126cm.

It is lined with unbleached cotton and it has a pale blue leather inside pocket.
It is closed with an ivory zip on the back.

Perfect for any occasion.. so romantic!

Please note that the leather I use for my belts or bags comes from factory off-cuts.
I love to recycle and transform these pieces of leather into quality items that are functional and stylish.

If you’re interested in something like it, maybe in different colours or size, please contact me for a custom item (prices may vary).

I’ll ship the bag within 3 days of receipt of PayPal payment with registered airmail, that is trackable and safe.

If you would like me to ship any item a different way please convo me.

Thanks for looking!

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