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SALE Assemblage vintage wooden box with beautiful moths The Moth by MesssieJessie

SALE Assemblage vintage wooden box with beautiful moths The Moth by MesssieJessie

145.00 GBP

Assemblage wooden vintage box with a story to tell. Inspired by beautiful chinoiserie wallpapers.

Small 49cm long , 18cm wide, 9cm deep, assemblage vintage wooden box inspired by beautiful chinoiserie wallpapers.

SALE £50.00 OFF

A tall vintage wooden mysterious box come to life from the inspiration of nature, beautiful chinoiserie wall papers and a touch of Pandora's box.

A window has been cut out of the box and made to look as if it has been broken from an explosion of moths. The moths are made from card and paper, strengthened with wire and decorated using acrylic and a very fine wire mesh.

The inside of the box has been collaged and painted using acrylic to represent the antiqued worn wall papers. Two paper mache birds sit on the inside door, again inspired by the chinoiserie wall papers.

Sitting on a miniature wooden table painted with acrylic is a small vintage brass box which has been opened using the key lying on the floor under the table.

April 21, 2017   No Comments

Art Assemblage story box – Once Upon A Time by MesssieJessie

Art Assemblage story box - Once Upon A Time by MesssieJessie

62.00 GBP

"Once Upon A Time." – Art Assemblage story in a beautiful vintage wooden box..

An assemblage of another time captured in a small vintage tin, which is 20 cm high, 10 cm wide, and 10.5 cm deep.

A box that whispers a story when the cover draws back. The paper inside the box is the boxes original vintage paper. In the lid are a small pair of paper ballet pumps, nestled next to these are two moths. Below the pumps is a small exquisite white porcelain miniature vase. Inside the wooden box are three small dresses, made paper, tulle and vintage fabrics. fabrics.
The outside of the box has been left plain as it was found, it beautifully contrasts with the inside.

April 21, 2017   No Comments

vintage fabric gift tags (single) by MesssieJessie

vintage fabric gift tags (single) by MesssieJessie

0.65 GBP

vintage fabric gift tags, each one unique.

Only one tag with this sale.

April 21, 2017   No Comments

Art Assemblage story tin The Red Shoes by Hans Christian Anderson by MesssieJessie

Art Assemblage story tin The Red Shoes by Hans Christian Anderson by MesssieJessie

42.00 GBP

Art Assemblage story tin. Inspired from the story by Hans Christian Anderson, The Red Shoes.

An assemblage of another time captured in a small vintage tin, which is 11 cm wide, 8 cm deep and 2 cm high

A tin that whispers when the cover draws back. The ballet shoes are made from book papers. The small embroidered cushions are made from vintage white handkerchiefs all fitted into a vintage tin.

April 12, 2017   No Comments

Fabric and paper miniature art dress and jacket Anna by MesssieJessie

Fabric and paper miniature art dress and jacket Anna by MesssieJessie

68.00 GBP

Fabric and paper miniature art dress and coat -inspired by the film The King and I, by Rodgers and Hammerstein.
Measures: 29 cm wide, 30 cm high and 24 cm deep.

Inspired by this beautiful film, is this hand sewn dress and coat capturing the simple beauty of Anna. The jacket is made from soft white vintage handkerchiefs. The dress is made from taffeta and is very full taking the influence from Anna's dresses in the film. Under the dress is an organza underskirt. Adorning the dress is a stunning piece of vintage jewellery.
The coat and dress have many intricate stitching and details.

King Mongkut: Gazing at the moon?
Anna: Yes, it is beautiful.
King Mongkut: As the sun rises, she will surrender the night, but she is always with him, even when he cannot see her.
Anna: It must be a great comfort for him.
King Mongkut: Yes.

The hanger is included

April 12, 2017   No Comments

The dolls house greetings card by MesssieJessie

The dolls house greetings card by MesssieJessie

2.50 GBP

This image is from one of my original assemblages.
Blank for your own message. Each one comes with a white envelope and are cellophane wrapped.
The size is A6, 15cm long and 10.5cm wide.

All images are copyright protected and may not be reproduced or reprinted without my permission. Copyright is not transferable with sale.

April 11, 2017   No Comments