PetiteMichelleBits

Collecting...creating...and sharing my vintage finds.

Massachusetts, United States · 273 Sales

PetiteMichelleBits

Collecting...creating...and sharing my vintage finds.

Massachusetts, United States 273 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(170)

Announcement   "Every heart has its passion. Doing what you love gives your spirit wings."




For as long as I can remember, I have loved "old" things. I can't recall just when I became a collector...I think I was just born that way! I love scouring Flea Markets, estate sales and thrift shops for items that speak to my heart. I believe that well-worn objects speak of being well-loved and add a beauty to one's heart and home that nothing "new" could ever do. I hope you find something here that speaks to YOUR heart!

~*~I am happy to ship internationally. Just convo me!

~*~NOTE: Most of my items have been "adored before" which means they are not always in mint conditon. Please read ALL shop policies before purchasing!

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~*~Please come visit my sister shop: PetiteMichelleLouise.etsy.com where I sell my original, OOAK Doorknob Inspiration/Photo Holders ©2011-2016.

Merci!

Announcement
Last updated on Mar 15, 2016

"Every heart has its passion. Doing what you love gives your spirit wings."




For as long as I can remember, I have loved "old" things. I can't recall just when I became a collector...I think I was just born that way! I love scouring Flea Markets, estate sales and thrift shops for items that speak to my heart. I believe that well-worn objects speak of being well-loved and add a beauty to one's heart and home that nothing "new" could ever do. I hope you find something here that speaks to YOUR heart!

~*~I am happy to ship internationally. Just convo me!

~*~NOTE: Most of my items have been "adored before" which means they are not always in mint conditon. Please read ALL shop policies before purchasing!

**************************************************************************************************

~*~Please come visit my sister shop: PetiteMichelleLouise.etsy.com where I sell my original, OOAK Doorknob Inspiration/Photo Holders ©2011-2016.

Merci!

Michelle Girard Ferullo

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Michelle Girard Ferullo

About

"EveryHeat Has Its' Passion...."

For as long as I can remember, “art” and creativity have been a part of my life. As a child, I would sketch the myriad of birds that would flutter outside the window of my parent's Cape Cod-style home in Maine. Long walks with my father in the woods behind our home, inspired me to capture nature forever by putting pencil-to-paper and drawing the majestic Pine trees and sweet egg-filled nests that we saw along the way. A Saturday drive along the rocky coast of Maine yielded a treasure trove of smooth, sea-tumbled rocks that were all the materials I needed to create petite figurines. Once glued together, a paint brush and some paint brought my imagination to life. As I grew, my love for artistic expression took hold and became more than just a hobby......it became something that was absolutely necessary in order for me to feel “whole.” The desire to create, no matter what the medium, was as essential to me as breathing. I considered majoring in Art in college but was called in a different direction. There were many years that my studies, my job and my family required my time and attention over my artistic expression. Although it lay dormant ,I always knew that one day it would emerge to feel the warmth of the sun on its’ face and smell the fresh spring air once again....another season to bloom. That “season” came to me several years ago when our only child graduated from high school and was preparing to go away to college. It was at that same time that I lost one of my most lucrative contracts as an Educational Audiology Consultant and, with a husband who traveled frequently, I was facing a completely “empty nest.” It was my mother who said to me: “You need to go back to doing what you love...you need to pursue your artistic passion once again.” And so....with no direction or vision to follow but with the unwavering support and encouragement of my loving husband...I listened for that whisper in my heart to guide me on the path that would lead me back to my heart’s true passion...my “art.” In doing so, I have once again found my “wings.”

“The desire to create is one of
the deepest yearnings of
the human soul. No matter our
talents, education,
backgrounds, or abilities, we
each have an inherent
wish to create something that
did not exist before.
Everyone can create. You don’t
need money, position,
or influence in order to create
something of substance. Creation brings
satisfaction and fulfillment.
We develop ourselves and
others when we take organized
matter into our hands and mold it into something of
beauty.”

Dieter F. Uchtdorf

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  • Michelle Girard Ferullo

    Owner, Designer, Creator

Shop policies

Last updated on May 8, 2016
Bonjour! Thank you for stopping into Petite Michelle Bits. Please read all of my shop policies before purchasing. I'd love to hear from you so feel free to contact me with any questions or if you'd like to discuss a custom order.

~Please Note...All of my offerings have been "adored before" which means they have been "well-loved." There may be elements that show signs of wear, minor flaws and little signs that someone has treasured them before you. I think they only add to their charm & beauty and make them truly "unique."

Accepted payment methods

Payment
~I only accept PayPal and ETSY Gift Cards

If you do not have a PayPal account, you can still click on PayPal and use their "Check Out As a Guest Feature" and use your credit card there. See this tutorial: https://www.etsy.com/help/article/361

You can also sign up for a PayPal account while purchasing an item. Signing up for a PayPal account will make your future Etsy purchases easier. You will not need to re-enter your credit card information.

This tutorial will show you how to pay with a credit card without a PayPal account, and also how to sign up for an account:

http://www.etsy.com/blog/en/2007/how-to-pay-with-a-credit-card-and-create-a-paypal-account/746/
Shipping
I will get your package to the post office within 3 days of payment completion but very often get there within 24 hours. I ship USPS First Class Mail or Priority depending on the size/weight of the package. I do not assume responsibility for packages once they leave the PO. I make every effort to ensure that your items are packaged safely. I would advise you to purchase insurance and/or delivery confirmation for your item(s) if you'd like to do so. **Please contact me before purchasing for a revised invoice that will include insurance and delivery confirmation **If you decide not to purchase insurance, you assume responsibility if the item is lost, stolen or damaged in transit.
**I refund any shipping "overages" by a $1.50 or more.

NOTE: I am happy to ship internationally as well. Please convo me before you purchase your item so that I may put it on reserve while i calculate shipping charges.
Refunds and Exchanges
I want you to love your purchase. Please convo me if there are any issues and I will try to make it right.

I do not issue refunds due to "buyer's remorse." I will only issue a refund on an item if it is extremely different from my pictures and description. I do my best to describe each item and provide you with pictures that are an accurate representation of what I create, assemble or have to offer.

I hope you will be happy with your purchase!