Monthly Archives: December 2015

My Moon – Handmade Leather Butterfly Bag Luna Moth Actias Luna OOAK – Made to Order by TheButterfliesShop

225.00 USD

This is my 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, with patience and love.
This bag takes me three days of work to be completed.

Created taking inspiration from a vintage image of one of my favorite butterflies: the Luna Moth or Actias Luna, Nearctic Saturniid moth in the family Saturniidae.

The base is brown, with pale green wings.
Pale yellow, brown and light brown details, with light brown antennas!

It measure about 48x40cm. The strap is long about 105 cm.

It is lined with unbleached cotton and closed with an ivory metal zip on the back.
It has a brown soft leather inside pocket.

Perfect for any occasion.. so romantic! One of a kind.

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.

So 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 10 days (working time) 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!

Continue reading

Posted in Etsy | Tagged | Comments Off on My Moon – Handmade Leather Butterfly Bag Luna Moth Actias Luna OOAK – Made to Order by TheButterfliesShop

Moth – Handmade Notebook A6 in Recycled Paper with Luna Moth Butterfly (Actias Luna) and Seafoam Green Stones – One of a Kind by TheButterfliesShop

18.50 USD

Completely handmade lovely notebook A6 in recycled cardstock and paper with luna moth butterfly (Actias Luna).

I printed high quality recycled cardstock (looks ivory/pale grey), handcut and finished it with a transparency film (acetate) luna moth.
I added two natural seafoam green stones on binding.

Patience and love are included!

This notebook measure 105 × 148 mm. with cardstock hardcover. 20 pages.

You’ll love it! (I love it)

This notebook will fly to you with Poste Italiane shipment service.
You can choose your favorite way to receive it: priority airmail or registered tracked airmail.
Please read carefully my policies before to buy.
Please note that I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

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

Continue reading

Posted in Etsy | Tagged | Comments Off on Moth – Handmade Notebook A6 in Recycled Paper with Luna Moth Butterfly (Actias Luna) and Seafoam Green Stones – One of a Kind by TheButterfliesShop

Dots – Handmade Jacket with Ruffles and 3/4 Sleeves – Black and White Cotton by TheButterfliesShop

55.00 USD

I handmade this gorgeous jacket using polka dot heavy cotton and a lot, lot, lot of love.

Completely hand-drawn by me and hand-sewn in my work-showroom in Italy.
You can’t find this jacket anywhere!

It’s really confortable to wear. Perfect for any occasion. Very feminine!
The neckline is covered with ruffles. I added a little hook on the waist.
100% cotton black with white dots.

Measures:

Shoulder to shoulder 37 cm.
Bust from 82 cm.
Waist 78 cm.
Sleeve length 45 cm.
Total lenght about 58 cm.

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

The jacket 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!

Continue reading

Posted in Etsy | Tagged | Comments Off on Dots – Handmade Jacket with Ruffles and 3/4 Sleeves – Black and White Cotton by TheButterfliesShop

Soft – Handmade Bio Cotton and Silk Organza Rust, Brown and Ivory Butterflies Hair Bobby Pin – 3 pieces by TheButterfliesShop

19.00 USD

Lovely hand-made bobby pins with RUST, BROWN and IVORY 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 6.5 cm.

Black bobby pin is long 5 cm.

These butterflies will fly to you with Poste Italiane shipment service.
You can choose your favorite way to receive them: priority airmail or registered tracked airmail.
Please read carefully my policies before to buy.
Please note that I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

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

Continue reading

Posted in Etsy | Tagged | Comments Off on Soft – Handmade Bio Cotton and Silk Organza Rust, Brown and Ivory Butterflies Hair Bobby Pin – 3 pieces by TheButterfliesShop

Great Orange – Orange, Rust, Ivory Butterflies and Wings Silk Organza Double Statement Necklace – One of a Kind by TheButterfliesShop

109.00 USD

Completely handmade 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!

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 35 butterflies and wings on this necklace, and each one measure from 3 to 10 cm.
Double antique bronze chain is long about 60 cm. (the small necklace is 45 cm.) with lobster clasp.

These butterflies will fly to you with Poste Italiane shipment service.
You can choose your favorite way to receive them: priority airmail or registered tracked airmail.
Please read carefully my policies before to buy.
In this case, due the value of the necklace, I suggest you to buy registered tracked airmail.
Please note that I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

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

Continue reading

Posted in Etsy | Tagged | Comments Off on Great Orange – Orange, Rust, Ivory Butterflies and Wings Silk Organza Double Statement Necklace – One of a Kind by TheButterfliesShop

Great Blue – Blue Morpho, Blue Seafoam Green Butterflies and Wings Silk Organza Double Statement Necklace – Made to Order by TheButterfliesShop

109.00 USD

Completely handmade 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!

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 35 butterflies and wings on this necklace, and each one measure from 3 to 10 cm.
Double antique bronze chain is long about 60 cm. (the small necklace is 45 cm.) with lobster clasp.

The necklace shown is sold but I’ll create a new special one for you, very very similar to this one.

These butterflies will fly to you with Poste Italiane shipment service.
You can choose your favorite way to receive them: priority airmail or registered tracked airmail.
Please read carefully my policies before to buy.
In this case, due the value of the necklace, I suggest you to buy registered tracked airmail.
Please note that I’m not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items, when they leave my hands.

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

Continue reading

Posted in Etsy | Tagged | Comments Off on Great Blue – Blue Morpho, Blue Seafoam Green Butterflies and Wings Silk Organza Double Statement Necklace – Made to Order by TheButterfliesShop