butterflies

Nabokov’s Favorite Butterfly Flies North, And Straight Into Our City, For Spring

Lepidopterists, take note: if you live toward the north, you may have noticed an exceptional amount of orange and black butterflies taking to the skies. These are the Red Admiral…

Rachel Krause |

Butterfly Accessories: Not Just For Tweens

The butterfly has really gotten a bad rap when it comes to the fashion choices it inspires. Most often it’s relegated to tramp stamps and plastic tween jewelry, but why?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger |

Spring Has Sprung!

The current cover of The New Yorker features this woman (?) with butterflies all over her head. We are so ready for spring. [This Isn’t Happiness] …

Susannah Breslin |

Decorative Butterfly Maps For Butterfly Lovers

If you like butterflies but don’t like the idea of looking at them pinned to a board, or if you love maps and are looking for a unique way to…

Susannah Breslin |

Quick Pic: Fly Away

Apparently butterflies are the “in” insect for Spring ’09. [Emporio Armani fashion show; Milan Fashion Week; 9/21/2008] …

Catherine Strawn |