AritaGhedini

Classic, handcrafted, eco friendly jewellery.

Hobart, Tasmania
248 Sales

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Note from shop owner To my wonderful customers and followers, thank you for your support and custom.

My online store is currently closed.

Should you wish to contact me, I can be reached at: hello [!at] aritaghedini.com

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Last updated on 02 Jul, 2020

To my wonderful customers and followers, thank you for your support and custom.

My online store is currently closed.

Should you wish to contact me, I can be reached at: hello [!at] aritaghedini.com

Arita.

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About AritaGhedini

Sales 248
On Etsy since 2016

Classic, timeless jewellery handcrafted in the most inspiring setting.

High in the mountains above beautiful Hobart Tasmania, among towering gum trees, native Australian animals and birds, the tap of a hammer and the hiss of flame can be heard as fine jewellery is created in the most tranquil of settings.

Here in my studio I create jewellery inspired by nature, travel, architecture and geometry. My work is crafted in both Solid Sterling Silver and Gold (100% recycled), incorporating high quality freshwater pearls and semi precious gemstones that I carefully source both locally and internationally. Much of my work features traditional metalsmithing techniques.

I hold formal qualifications in the Arts, having attained a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Diploma of Visual Arts (Jewellery). I feel so incredibly blessed to be able to share my art with the world and work in a field that I am truly passionate about.

I have a penchant for all things French, and particularly love creating both dreamy pieces with a touch of whimsy and classic, modern jewellery.

Reducing my environmental footprint is important to me. As such the precious metal used in my work is reclaimed (100% recycled) and sourced from a reputable Australian company with sound environmental policies and practices. The creation of my pieces feature age old metalsmithing techniques and where possible I primarily use hand tools to cut, shape, file and sand.

Growing up, creativity and artistic pursuits were very much encouraged in my family. Both my grandmother and grandfather were very skilled crafts people, making a living from art. My mum is an accomplished painter who sells her works and also teaches art. Like these special people I too hope to share my artistic creations for the enjoyment of others.

Art provides me with much joy and fulfillment.

I hope my creations similarly bring much happiness and enjoyment to you!

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Last updated on 14 Oct, 2019
Frequently asked questions
Reserved Items

Reserves, strictly 4 days only (unless other mutual arrangement has been agreed upon)

Custom and personalised orders

Custom orders welcome
I'd be delighted to work with you on a special custom piece, so please feel free to contact me to discuss your requirements.

Wholesale availability

Wholesale enquiries are most welcome.

Gift wrapping and packaging

PACKAGING:

I take great pride in my work, as such each item I sell is beautifully packaged in a deluxe keepsake box.

All purchases are housed carefully in sturdy, secure and protective packaging to ensure safe delivery.
Additionally bubble mailers are used as added security.

Is it a gift? I'd be most happy to beautifully gift wrap your order, pen a gift tag or card with your message and mail direct to the recipient. Just leave me a message with all the details in the 'notes to seller' section at checkout.

Postage within Australia

Items are posted daily.

For Australian buyers I use trackable parcel post as standard. I choose to use this secure service for your peace or mind and mine.

Optional upgrades are available at checkout. Upgrades include the addidtion of, signature on delivery and express post.

Please allow 3-6 business days approximately for delivery to most major towns.
Peak times such as Christmas, Valentines Day etc expect longer delivery times.

Express Post service is available, simply upgrade your postage (in the drop down options) at checkout to select this option.

Please note postal upgrades may be added to your order (ie, insurance or a signature on delivery) at the discretion of the seller, where deemed necessary or appropriate.

Postage Internationally

International customers, I use Airmail by Australia Post. This is a very reliable service.
I offer a variety of postage options to International customers. Please choose the shipping option that best suits your requirements in the drop down menu at checkout.

Orders OVER $60AU value are sent via Air Mail with article tracking as standard.

Orders UNDER $60AU value are sent via Economy Air Mail. This option does not include tracking, signature or insurance. Please upgrade your postal option if you require tracking.

ADD ON OPTIONS
2) Air Mail + Tracking
3) Air Mail + Tracking + Signature on delivery
4) Express Post - includes tracking, signature and insurance.

Customs Fees and Taxes

International buyers please be aware that you are responsible for any customs fees imposed by your country. Shipping internationally may cause your parcel to attract duties, customs fees or other taxes. These fees and taxes are imposed by the customs authority in your country and the responsibility of the purchaser.

Returns and Exchanges

I want you to be delighted with your purchase. If you are unhappy with the item for any reason, please contact me as soon as possible (prior to leaving feedback) so we can discuss a resolution. Please feel free to contact me at anytime to discuss your order.

The refund process:
1) Email helloaritaghedini@gmail.com for a returns approval and instructions for the correct return of goods for an item refund or exchange.
2) Please be aware shipping costs will not be refunded. Items MUST be returned in unworn, perfect original condition via a 'tracked and signed for' mail service.

Returns and exchanges are not excepted on the following:
Custom orders.
Earring purchases due to health and hygiene regulations.

Lost Parcels

Australia Post offers a very reliable postal service.

All Australian orders are sent with parcel tracking as standard. International orders under $60AU are sent via Economy Air, this service is Untracked. Please choose to upgrade to parcel tracking at checkout if you would like to track your order.
International orders over $60AU are sent with parcel tracking (postal prices reflect this service inclusion).

I do not consider a parcel to be lost until a minimum 6 weeks have past from the date of posting. Lost parcels will be dealt with on a case by case basis. With a refund (purchase price only), remake or resend considered where appropriate.

Care instructions

A NOTE ABOUT OXIDISED STERLING SILVER:

Oxidising is a process which turns the surface of a Sterling Silver piece to a charcoal grey tone.

This treatment is a surface treatment and does not change the inherent properties of the metal. As with any surface treatment it will wear over time and with use, to a slightly lighter smoky grey. This process is beautiful and gives character and a unique appeal to your special handmade piece.

The process of wear will happen at varying speeds and is dependent on how often the piece is worn and how much it contacts surfaces, clothing and skin.

Each oxidised sterling silver piece has been sealed with a wax to prolong it's patina.