This REAL Danaus chrysippus butterfly wing has been hand-preserved into your choice of bead, pendant or necklace style. Wing colors and sizes vary as shown.
Specimens are ethically sourced, helping to fund efforts in butterfly repopulation and land conservation. See our FAQ page to learn more about our process, where we get our wings, why we care about pollinator conservation, and how you can help!
JUST THE WING: for those looking to create their own design from the preserved wing. A standard 1/16" hole is included for your creations. Custom size and placement of holes is available upon request.
PENDANT WITH RING: the wing is preserved, and hung from a metal loop. Ready to be added to your own chain. Your choice of ring metal.
PENDANT WITH BAIL: A sterling silver bail is added to the wing for a polished finish. Custom metals and styles available upon request.
SLIPKNOT CORD: Waxed cotton cord with double slipknots.
DROP NECKLACE: A real wing hanging from a ring on a cable chain. Spring clasp. Metal and length of your choice.
INLINE NECKLACE: A real wing hung between metal chain for an inline necklace design. Spring clasp. Metal and length of your choice.
LENGTH EXTENSION: A 2” extension is available for all chain lengths. We welcome all body sizes the opportunity to wear our wings in a size that makes you feel gorgeous!
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*Requests for specific hues, sizes, and custom work are welcome. Beadwork is available upon custom request at varying prices.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
All body chemistry is different. Isms strives to procure only the finest grade of metals, and all is lead-free. Surgical steel, sterling silver, sterling plated brass, brass, bronze, copper, and 14/20 yellow and rose gold are kept in stock. Solid golds, titanium, niobium, and other metals can be used on request, though it will take a tad longer. We can also custom-make jewelry that is metal-free for those with more severe allergies. Leather, silk, cotton, wool, hemp, sinew, and stone make nice alternatives.
-Learn about chemicals that are harmful to insects and pollinators.
-Plant indigenous host plants, and re-wild wherever possible.
-Many people enjoy fostering butterflies, moths, and other insects for release. If you choose to foster for release, please do your research!
-Get involved locally by helping to manage greenways.
-Get involved with Wild Ones, Monarch Watch, Xerxes Society, NAMBA, or other wildlife supporting groups.
-Participate in a butterfly count or another similar volunteer effort.
Thank you for your support of our efforts! Enough small ripples can make big waves of change! 10% of all profits are additionally donated to butterfly conservation