Rooted in ancient European folklore, there once was a group of unhappy farmers who prayed to the Virgin Mary to save their crops from the aphid pests. The Holy Mother summoned the ladybugs that ate away these vicious insects. The name of insects shortened from ‘beetles of Our Lady’ to lady beetle, and ladybug.
Size : 1.6" x 1.5"
Material: Cotton, Felt, Metal, Sequins & Beads; Hand embroidered
Handmade in India.
Produced in Small Batches by Artisans.
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.