Anonymous on Jan 16, 2013
I love these....thank you so much. Warmly Alison x
Anonymous on Jan 4, 2013
great shape and in perfect condition
Anonymous on Dec 29, 2012
Thanks for a brilliant item and excellent transaction x
Adelaide Vintage Finds
I opened this store after beginning volunteer work in thrift and op shops. I collect items and list them so everyone can enjoy recycled and slightly used items, saving the environment by reusing and not buying new.
Owner, Curator, Collector
My Names is Jackie, I collect clean and sort, photograph and list all the items on my store, all sales and postage etc is also preformed by me.
My Name is Jackie and I opened this store on Etsy after discovering a passion for vintage and retro items.
My perfect weekend is trolling though car boot sales, fates, fairs and secondhand stores.
My Beautiful Interesting and Charming Vintage and Recycled Items collected here just for you!
I spend my spare time hunting down interesting vintage clothes, retro shoes and funky or kitschy items and I'm always on the look out for a bargain.
All measurements are in METRIC and Inches if possible and Australian Sizes with approx conversions, message me for specific measurements or questions.
1 inch is 2.54cm.
Smoke Free and Pet Free home and are (in the case of jewellery) antibacterial cleaned (in the case of clothes) Washed with antibacterial washing powder, However these items are second hand and sold as is.
Accepted payment methods
- Money Order
I recommend using the instant payment process at the checkout with PayPal, If you don't have a Paypal account click "pay with credit card" and fill in the form.
If the payment is not received within 7 days, your order will be canceled, so if you have trouble paying or want to do a Lay Away/ Lay By contact me.
Lay Away/ Lay By Terms:
Payment must be regular and completed within 8 weeks Maximum, no negotiations, If any time you stop paying or exceed the 8 weeks, your order will be subject to a 10% cancellation fee and canceled and any left over money paid will be refunded. Your Item will be sent when the lay by is completed and fully paid for.
I also accept Australia Post Money Orders, however please note that this will delay the shipment of your purchase until the money order is received and processed. Please contact me first if you want to pay by money order and I'll double check your order for shipping and payment and send you a completed invoice.
If you need to cancel a transaction for any reason, please contact me ASAP and I will organize a cancellation for you.
I will always use your designated Etsy shipping address, so please be sure it is up to date. If you require an alternate address to be used, for example in the case of a gift, please notify me at the time your order is placed preferably in the "Message to Seller" in the order process or via convo.
Is Air Mail via Australia Post unless you require otherwise (please see "Expedited Shipping" below).
SHIPPING TIME: I go to the post office at least twice a week and more often when possible. Often the most cost effective shipping method is parcel post which can take up to 3 to 5 days in any where Australia. and 5 to 15 days internationally.
EXPRESS SHIPPING: If you require express shipping, please contact me (preferably before placing the order) with a time frame so that I can let you know if your request is achievable and, if necessary, give you an updated shipping quote.
SHIPPING COST: I ship from Adelaide, South Australia and estimate shipping costs using www.auspost.com.au, Australian Shipping based on the Prepaid Parcel Post Bags. $6 for a 500g Prepaid Satchel and $10.30 for a 3kg Prepaid Satchel.
COMBINED ORDER SHIPPING: If you purchase more than one item at the same time from my shop, you can save money on shipping costs. Contact me for more information and a quote.
SHIPPING INSURANCE: Shipping insurance is optional when not otherwise specified - you should notify me in your order comments or via Etsy conversation if you would like to purchase shipping insurance. Please note in my "Refunds and Exchanges" policies that I do not issue refunds for items that are lost or damaged in shipping.
INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS: Please contact me with your country and detailed address for appropriate shipping rates. The prices are based on the most expensive quote for each weight bracket for Zone A (Australia), Zone B (New Zealand, Asia), Zone C (USA and Canada) and Zone D (UK and rest of world). Included Shipping is Based on Weight of each item, and highest possible cost for a package, if the shipping is significantly lower I will refund the difference in PayPal.
I offer (in order of price high to low):
Registered Shipping with or with out insurance (with signed delivery 7 - 10 days)
Express Shipping with or with out insurance (approx 3 - 5 Days)
Standard Air Mail no insurance available (approx 7 - 10 Days)
Standard Road Mail to Aussies no insurance available (3 - 5 Days)
Depending on size will be packed in paper or bubble wrap and shipped in a postbag, envelope or small parcelbox.
Refunds and Exchanges
RETURNS AND REFUNDS: Please note that I sell used, vintage items that have implicit wear and tear. I do my best to photograph and/or describe any damage accurately, so please review the item descriptions and photos thoroughly and ask any questions before purchasing. I'm happy to answer questions! I will readily refund the purchase price less the shipping costs of an item that was described inaccurately
No refunds for shipping damage, shipping lost, wrong size or change of mind.
LOST OR DAMAGED ITEMS: I pack your purchase very carefully. While I do not offer refunds on items that are lost or damaged in shipping, I do offer optional shipping insurance contact me for a quote.
Please Send me description and if possible photos of damage to jollrich at gmail.com.
Customer is responsible for cost of return shipping.
Additional policies and FAQs
There are many reasons, Adelaide Vintage Finds unique style:
Being Green: Vintage fashion is a green opportunity. Ok, so saving the environment might not be the major thing on your mind when you're shopping for vintage, but hey, you're purchasing something unusual or unique or original while saving the climate!
Be OOAK: Adelaide Vintage Finds’ clothes have unusual fabrics and tailoring. The pieces have designs and details that you often won’t see in stores today. There is always a surprise is when it comes to price tag.
Be Individual: It's not like the ‘same old same old’ clothes you see in every shop window and on every street today. Vintage is always unique, and that allows your own personal style to bloom.
Be Seen: You can find something in vintage fashion that suits your personal style. Fashion today has been recycled from all kinds of different eras – The drama filled, flapper 20's-30's, structured and homey 40's-50's, flower power, bell bottoms and mod 60's-70's, indie, punk and power suits of the 80's, so take a look around.
Be Always in Fashion: Vintage clothing never goes out of fashion because it’s not mainstream style it’s your own elegance and being yourself is always in fashion.
Adelaide Vintage Finds is chic, ageless and sophisticated.