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Elegant Pirolette

Elegant Pirolette

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: made from solid maple, walnut, or cherry
  • Made to order

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Ready to ship in 1–2 weeks
From United States


Pirolettes are made to order from you or your loved ones profile. The picture is an example only of someones elses profile.

The Elegant style is with a domed top. Elegants height varies depending on the profile. Babies and small children will start at 6+ inches and adults will be 8 to 9 inches tall.

It's made by carving your "life sized profile" into Walnut, Maple or Cherry, (your choice), to form your personalized sculpture.

Place the “Pirolette” to your face and it will match your profile. Locate it near a wall and the shadow of the "Pirolette” will be your silhouette.

Your profile captured forever in an object of art. An optical illusion of shadow and light, each one unique because it’s you!

Just take a photo of your profile by following our easy instructions that we will send to you in a PDF file!

Turn Your Head has been featured on HGTV, The Wall Street Journal, Elle, Daily Candy, Cookie magazine and invited to the "Design and Emotion" exhibition at the Badisches Landesmuseum in Karlsruhe, Germany in February 2008


5 out of 5 stars (2)
  • Amy Bohm Jul 10, 2018
    5 out of 5 stars
    Absolutely unique, gorgeous piece of art. The pictures don’t do it justice! It’s heavy, smooth wood with a beautiful finish. I’m so excited to give it to my sister for her wedding. Pictures to follow!
    Dali Pirolette
  • Reviewed by Anonymous Oct 20, 2009
    5 out of 5 stars
    Very nice piece! I am sure this will be a treasured heirloom! Unique and special, thank you for working with my pictures also! Thank you!!
    Elegant Pirolette


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Completion time is usually 2 to 3 weeks.

Returns & exchanges

We do not accept returns since Pirolettes are custom sculptures of your profile and can't be resold.

Shipping policies

Shipping is USPS Priority in the U.S.A. and First Class Mail International. Allow 2 to 3 weeks for delivery.

Additional policies

We will send you a PDF file with detailed instructions for taking your profile picture.

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