Flora – A Valentine’s Butterfly in Shades of Pink.


This little girl is Flora. She measures 10.5″ tall from head to toe & has a 7″ wingspan. She’s been painted & sanded a couple of times, giving her a lovely, aged patina. Her body been sealed with a combination of glossy & matte sealers so that she may be lightly dusted after display. Flora can sit only with assistance. She has a hemp loop attached to her back for hanging.

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Flora’s face has been painted with a variety of media. Her nose & bottom lip have been needle-sculpted by hand giving her a sweet little pout. Flora’s hands have been needle-sculpted by hand. She sport tan painted gloves with cream & pink polka dot trim. She also sports painted brown boots with tan socks (matching cream & pink polka dot trim) & taupe laces.

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Flora’s blouse has been sewn from white muslin. It features hand-gathered sleeves, hand-stitching around the collar & back & a vintage button along the neckline. Flora’s skirt is 100% nubby taupe linen which is so completely soft. It features hand stitching along the hemline. Flora’s wings have been made of muslin. They have been machine quilted & painted in sweet pinks. They’ve been stained & sanded, giving them such a lovely, prim appearance. They’re attached to her body with a vintage pink button & black embroidery thread.

Flora’s hair is black mohair. It’s been applied with light glue for extra security & needle-felting. It’s styled into loose messy buns.


Flora is available on Ebay. She will end Jan. 18th at 9:15 PM EST. Click here to have this little girl flutter to your home!

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