Emperor of India Butterfly Brooch Pin
Materials: Hand embroidered cotton, felt, metal, sequins and beads
Dimensions: 2.8 x 3.1 in
Origin: Handmade in India
Like the name suggests, this majestic butterfly is rare species only found in the high altitudes of the Himalayas. Protected by India and Nepal, the iridescent green beauty has a three dimensional photonics structure still not understood by science. Locals call it ‘Kaiser-I-Hind.’
Trovelore is a nature-inspired atelier, crafting a line of timeless and treasured jewelry. The precise choice of materials, colors, and techniques create organic textures that give their designs a precious lifelike quality.
Featuring flora and fauna of this wonderful world — its brilliant colors, complex textures, and delicate forms — Trovelore’s designs are a homage to the endless beauty that surrounds us.
Handmade in small batches, their collection is made-to-order by skilled artisans with love and care. They are among the few small ateliers that create nearly everything in a single facility from design to the final product.
Slight variation in embroidery, size, shape and color is part of the handmade craft and may be apparent between pieces; this is not considered a defect but is celebrated as a mark of made by hand.