Monthly Archives: October 2015

Fresh Dots – Polka dots and Fantasy Cotton Vest With Open Back by TheButterfliesShop

55.00 USD

Clover and versatile vest.

Handmade by me using two different printed 100% cottons and a lot, lot, lot of love.

It’s really confortable to wear. Perfect for any occasion. Very feminine!

The colour base is white with beige, green and black leaves and fruits. Reversible to black with white polka dots.

It’s worn by me (I’m a 40-42 Italian size, SMALL) and by Betsy (my mannequin) that measures 87–67–90 cm. Available in any size you required.

Jersey top and matchable green skirt are not included but available if interested. Convo me!!!

The vest can be hand- or machine-washed, up to 40 ºC, and it can be ironed (cotton temperature).

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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My Love 2 – Handmade Butterfly Moth Brooch in Fabric and Vintage Lace by TheButterfliesShop

32.50 USD

Butterfly moth brooches, in shades that I love and I want to share with you.

You can choose the butterfly moth in orange and ivory polka dots, or the green one with ivory vintage lace, or maybe the ivory and black one. Ready for shipping!

Every one is a OOAK artwork completely handmade, with love <3

There are 3 layer of different fabrics on each butterfly moth.
The wings are backed with ivory unbleached cotton, and I machine stitched the graphic veins with matching thread. Body is stuffed with polyfil.

Each butterfly moth measure about 20 x 11 cm. A little silver pin is sewn on the back.

The brooches are handwashable in cold water with a small amounth of soap, and they can be ironed at low temperature.

These pretty butterflies looks great on your favourite coat, sweater, bag or everywhere you’ll like them!
They’re also a nice gift for a special friend who loves nature and pale colours.

I really love these cute butterflies and moths!

I’ll ship your brooch well packaged with Priority airmail, cheapest and fastest way but not trackable then I highly recommend to choose Registered airmail as I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items by post office. You’ll receive the tracking number, then you can track your package in www.poste.it/en web.

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 5 working days of receipt of PayPal payment.

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Soft – Handmade Cotton and Silk Organza Green Papilio Swallotail Butterflies Hair Bobby Pins – 3 pieces by TheButterfliesShop

25.00 USD

Lovely hand-made bobby hair pins with green papilio swallowtail butterflies. 3 pieces.

I chose butterfly images one by one, from real pictures and vintage illustrations. Then I printed them on high quality silk and silk organza, cut, sealed and fixed using antique bronze findings.

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

I love to create these accessories!

Butterflies bobby pins are delicate. You can wear them on your hair every day but don’t stretch butterflies, don’t wash (also if they are waterproof).
And please don’t spray perfume or hair spray over them.

Each bobby pin is hand-made using 2 butterflies: one in cotton and one in silk organza.

They measure about 6.5 cm (wingspan)

Black bobby pin is long 5 cm.

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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Grey – Leather Obi Belt – Reserved for Anna by TheButterfliesShop

42.50 USD

Reserved for Anna

I’ll handmade an obi belt using Italian leather in suede grey. OOAK piece.

The belt is long more than 200cm (central part -waist- 68cm), wide from 5.5 to 10.5cm and can fit any size.

It’s worn by Betsy (my dummy) that measures 87 – 67 – 90 cm.

The OOAK hand painted butterfly dress shown is not included. You can find it here:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/117035995/dark-robin-egg-butterfly-ooak-dress

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.

I’ll ship the obi belt within three days of receipt of PayPal payment with priority airmail.

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

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Cute – Dress Coat Denim Jacket – MADE TO ORDER by TheButterfliesShop

185.00 USD

I handmade this cute dress coat jacket using medium weight blue denim and a lot, lot, lot of love <3

Completely hand-drawn by me and hand-sewn in my work-showroom in Vignate (MI), Italy.
You can’t find this dress coat anywhere!

It’s really confortable to wear. Very feminine! A little bit victorian. So cuuuuute!

Lovely neckline. Short balloon sleeves. Little hook on the waist. Attached belt.

I think it is perfect with every outfit!!!

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

Measures of the one shown:

Shoulder to shoulder 37 cm.
Bust from 82 cm.
Waist 78 cm.
Hips ..free..
Total lenght about 95 cm.

It’s worn by Betsy (my mannequin) that measures 87–67–90 cm.

Convo me with your measurements and I’ll create your dress coat!
It is available with 3/4 or long sleeved too!

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

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 one week 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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Soft – Handmade Bio Cotton and Silk Organza Pale Blue and Black Butterflies Hair Bobby Pin – 2 pieces by TheButterfliesShop

14.50 USD

Lovely hand-made bobby pins with PALE BLUE and BLACK butterflies.

I chose butterfly images one by one, from real pictures and vintage illustrations. Then I printed them on high quality silk and silk organza, cut and fixed using antique bronze findings.

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

I love to create these accessories!

Butterflies bobby pins are delicate. You can wear them on your hair every day but don’t stretch butterflies, don’t wash (also if they are waterproof).
And please don’t spray perfume or hair spray over them.

These bobby pins are made using 2 butterflies: one in cotton BIO and one in silk organza.

They measure about 6 cm.

Black bobby pin is long about 5 cm.

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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