The Painted Tiger Moth comes from the family Erebidae, the largest family of moths. Found in the Southwestern United States and the bordering parts of Mexico, the characteristic wing patterns in gray, white, and black cover a jewel-like red abdomen.
About the Artist
Based out of Delhi and Arizona, founders & sisters, Dhruti & Seema design and head this women-owned venture. Their embroidery atelier helps sustain and keep alive the intricate luneville needlework technique that has been in the artisans' family for generations. Trovelore handcrafted brooch pins are little pieces of art. Up to thirty techniques and materials can be used on a single small brooch pin to create organic textures with mesmerizing lifelike quality. Their made-to-order, small batch workshop follows ethical fair trade practices, offering artisans above the age of 18 fair wages, healthcare benefits, and a safe and happy working environment.
Content + Care
Slight variation in embroidery, size, shape, and color is part of the handmade craft and are celebrated as a mark of being made by hand.