IntealectualDestash

Quality Craft Supplies Fairly Priced

1919 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars (654)

IntealectualDestash

Quality Craft Supplies Fairly Priced

1919 Sales

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Jean Franklin

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Jean Franklin

Announcement    What you see here is what I have too much of, so I'm selling it to make room for more. You'll find true destash items here - I'm not a supplier, just a designer who goes all in when I have an idea. Sometimes I buy more than I can use, sometimes the idea looked better in my head than in real life ;-). For whatever reason, I'm parting with supplies I'm not using so I can make room for my next great idea.

If a listing is for, say, 10 pieces, I may have a few more, so it never hurts to send me a message to see if I can round up some more if you need them. And I do have LOTS of some things - like I said, when I like an idea, I go all in! But when I sell out, that's it. So, as they say, get 'em while they're hot!

Please read my shop policies for more details on ordering and shipping and whatnot. And have fun browsing. May you be inspired by these beautiful shiny things to make amazing creations of your own!

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Last updated on Oct 1, 2019

What you see here is what I have too much of, so I'm selling it to make room for more. You'll find true destash items here - I'm not a supplier, just a designer who goes all in when I have an idea. Sometimes I buy more than I can use, sometimes the idea looked better in my head than in real life ;-). For whatever reason, I'm parting with supplies I'm not using so I can make room for my next great idea.

If a listing is for, say, 10 pieces, I may have a few more, so it never hurts to send me a message to see if I can round up some more if you need them. And I do have LOTS of some things - like I said, when I like an idea, I go all in! But when I sell out, that's it. So, as they say, get 'em while they're hot!

Please read my shop policies for more details on ordering and shipping and whatnot. And have fun browsing. May you be inspired by these beautiful shiny things to make amazing creations of your own!

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I hope you enjoy the holidays! Whether it's Christmas, the Winter Solstice, the New Year, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa, or even Chrismukka, Hogswatchday, or Festivus, may you and yours have a joyful celebration full of fun, laughter, and jolly good cheer!!
Only Santa can guarantee Christmas delivery, but we do our best to make sure packages arrive on time. For international delivery, orders must be placed by December 2nd. For delivery in the United States, orders must be placed by December 13th.
Come check out my Cyber Week Sale which runs from November 26th through December 3rd. All items in my shop will be on sale for 20% off (excludes the fabric sale and clearance sections). Now's the time to pick up those items you've had your eye on!
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About IntealectualDestash

Sales 1,919
On Etsy since 2012

High Quality, Value, and Integrity

I source materials for my crafting from all around the world. I carefully select and buy items I love in large quantities to receive the best value. Any pieces left over are sold here in my destash shop. This way, we both win--by purchasing items at a great value without having to compromise on quality.

All items in this shop are leftover pieces from projects I've worked on and are truly destash items. Knowing extra pieces will find a new home allows me to purchase larger quantities which allows me to price my crafts at great value for my customer. Selling the leftover items allows me to maintain the quality and value of my crafts and hopefully pass that on to my destash customers as well.

I am careful to be upfront and honest with my customers. If an item I plan to sell has any flaw, imperfection, or a quality issue, I note that in the description and identify listing photos that show the flaw. With this information you can make a buying decision and know exactly what you can expect to receive in the mail.

I know how it feels to be disappointed with a purchase. I've personally received supplies that were not as described. For example, I was sold "natural quartz" that turned out to be man-made. I would never do that to my customers. I sold the man-made quartz here at a loss with full disclosure to my customers because honesty and great customer service are an important part of my business model.

As a Thank You to my loyal customers, I have a frequent buyers program called the Teal Team, which offers customers a permanent discount code after their third order from my shop. This program allows me to reward my frequent customers who help me maintain quality and value in my business.

Thank you for visiting my shop. If you have a question about any of my items or would like more information, please send me a convo and I'll be glad to help!

Shop members

  • Jean Franklin

    Owner

    Whether working on an earring design or stringing destash beads I'm in the zone where color flows through the intellect and releases pure joy--Intealect. I'm inspired by my Old Florida streets with bougainvillea, frangipani, star fruit & hibiscus.

  • Intealectual Mascots

    Assistant

    These girls keep the owner informed of shop conditions ("Meow! Mrrrrr!! Mrrrow!!!). They also keep track of food bowl situations, jump into boxes to verify they are empty (or not!!), and keep communications interesting by walking across the keyboard.

Shop policies

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Last updated on Jul 25, 2019
Frequently asked questions
Is sales tax collected on my order?

For Florida customers, I will collect 7% sales tax at the time of purchase since that is the most common rate across the state. If your county has a lower tax rate I will refund the difference before your order is shipped.

Etsy collects sales tax for many other states. See Etsy's Help article for more details here: https://help.etsy.com/hc/en-us/articles/360000343968?segment=selling

What are the details of your shipping policies for U.S. customers?

All orders ship through USPS First Class, within 3-5 business days of receipt of payment. The shipping rates include packaging materials required to ensure that your items arrive intact. My rates are reduced to below my total cost. I ship to the U.S. and to many locations around the world. I insure all orders over $50.00 at my own expense.

You will receive and email with a tracking number when your package ships so you'll know as soon as your purchase is on its way. USPS First Class generally takes about a week on the outside to the States and closer to 10 days internationally. Please allow at least a week from the day you receive your shipping confirmation before you start to get nervous. I know it's hard to wait!

What are the details of your shipping policies for non-U.S. customers?

Delivery confirmation is not available to all countries without an upgrade to insured and registered shipping. I'd be more than happy to set this up for you if you'd prefer. Send me a message through Etsy before completing your purchase so I can adjust the shipping rate. Intealectual Destash is not responsible for customs fees, taxes or duties that may be due upon arrival in your country.

For international customers, delays in customs offices are common and unpredictable. Intealectual Destash is not responsible for delays due to time the package takes to clear customs.

How do you decide what you will sell in your shop?

This is my destash shop for my jewelry business, Intealect. I'm not buying stuff with the intent to sell it here. The items here were all purchased with the idea that I'd make them into fabulous jewelry. I buy in bulk to keep my costs low and I sell the extras to make room for new ideas. If you have any questions, please send me a message through Etsy.

What if my package or one of the items in it is damaged when I receive it?

My ultimate goal is for you to be happy with your purchase. If there is obviously a problem with an item you receive, then please contact me right away through Etsy. I take great care in making sure what I ship out is packed carefully and securely, but accidents happen. Let me know what's wrong and I will work to make it right. Photos are helpful. Take a quick pic and send it to me with your message through Etsy.

If we agree that a return and refund are in order, I will process the refund, minus shipping charges, as soon as the item is returned. The piece must be returned in its original packaging.

Do you have more of these?

I sometimes have more of some of the items I list. I keep the number of items per listing low so you can purchase enough to make a pair of earrings or a necklace, not create enough for the cast of "Titanic." ;-). If I have more I'd be happy to create a custom listing for you. Just send me a message through Etsy.

How do you measure your items?

Measurements are done by me with my basic, no-fuss calipers and are my best determination with the tools I have. They may vary from measurements made by more precise tools. They are not certified by a gemologist.