Comma Butterfly Brooch in Pure Silk.

£63.70

Price includes UK p&p.
International shipping is available. See Delivery below.

This butterfly is inspired by the beautiful Comma butterfly, a British species with a very distinctive shape and the punctuation mark on his wings.

My butterflies all begin with a drawing or painting, I then work out the wing patterns in layers of silk. These are then stitched together and free motion embroidery used to add details. I also add a layer of organza which I cut away in certain areas to create an iridescence on the butterfly’s wing.

Final touches of colour and shimmer are added with hand beading. The body is made from pure wool which I needle felt and embroider, he has antennae of hemp string. There is a brooch safety fastening on the back so he can be worn. Wingspan 11cm

All butterflies come in their own vintage inspired specimen box, gift wrapped.

Delivery

  • UK p&p is included, no additional charges at checkout.
  • Estimated UK delivery 5 working days.
  • International shipping is available for this item.
  • A shipping charge of £6.30 will be added at checkout.
  • Estimated international delivery approximately 10 working days.
  • Are you in the EU? Please contact us before placing an order.

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