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HOLIDAY INFO

Free holiday shipping on orders $40+!


During the holiday season, enjoy free shipping on orders $40+. Offer applies to U.S. addresses. For Canada & international, receive a discount equivalent to the cost of U.S. shipping — just be sure to add the international shipping rate by clicking the link above the "add to cart" button!

There are LONG postal delays — shop early!


Coronavirus-related safety measures + increased holiday volume = LONG SHIPPING TIMES. Please shop as early as you can for your peace of mind as Canada Post can offer no guarantees.

For faster service with tracking within North America, you can add Xpresspost to your cart.

2019 (Last Year's) Suggested Deadlines


Here are the last year's suggested mailing dates for delivery by December 23rd to major urban centres. These dates allowed for 15 business days (M-F) of package transit time.

Destination 2019 Deadline THIS YEAR (2020)
USA Dec. 3, 2019 Please look at last year's suggested deadline and add at least a couple of weeks for addreses within North America; add more for elsewhere (note: some packages to Australia have been delayed by months). You likely have a better sense of the delays in your own region.
USA
Xpresspost
Dec. 12, 2019
Canada see table below
Europe Nov. 28, 2019
Asia Nov. 25, 2019
Other Nov. 22, 2019

See shipping rates here.

Please keep in mind that I ship from Vancouver, BC (that's the SW corner of Canada, a 2½ hour drive north of Seattle); in general, items will ship faster the closer you are to me.

Shipping in Canada


All Canadian orders are shipped Expedited from Vancouver.
Need it faster? Upgrade to Xpresspost.

Destination 2019 Deadline THIS YEAR (2020)
BC (major cities) Dec. 16, 2019 For 2020, please look at last year's suggested deadline and add at least a couple of weeks to be safe. Canada Post cannot guarantee any dates so order early for peace of mind.
AB, SK, MB (major cities) Dec. 11, 2019
Other provinces (major cities) Dec. 10, 2019
Non-major areas, all provinces Dec. 3, 2019

A Note About Sending Gifts


Plan to have the ring shipped to you first.
I recommend that you have me ship the ring to you so that you can then pass the ring on to the recipient (if possible) since all shipments outside of Canada must bear a customs declaration noting:
  – a description of the package contents
  – the dollar value of the contents
If you're okay with that, by all means, include the recipient's mailing address so I can ship directly to her or him!

Rings ship without a paper invoice or receipt (both are done via email). If you need the package to include a note saying who the gift is from, please email to let me know immediately after payment.

Don't know their size?


In general, for a woman, size 3 is a pinky ring, size 5 is small, size 7 is medium and size 9 is large. Please refer to the sizing page for plenty more on figuring out the right size for your lucky gift recipient.


Have more questions?


If you didn't read it here, it's probably in the FAQ. Please be sure to read it if you have any inquiries.



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