MinimalVS

Fine Gold Jewelry

Ljubljana, Slovenia · 27455 Sales

MinimalVS

Fine Gold Jewelry

Ljubljana, Slovenia 27455 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars
(3721)

Announcement   Hello!

We've recently opened a new shop named DreamofOpal where you can find amazing and unique genuine opal jewelry for yourself or for your loved ones. The shop's focus is opal jewelry. The pieces you'll find there are simple and perfect for everyday wear.

Please visit the following link: https://www.etsy.com/shop/dreamofopal

I hope you will like our designs :)
Sincerely,
Minimalvs

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Welcome to MinimalVS!

PLEASE READ
★ All items are handmade.
★ Currently the production time for solid gold pieces with gemstones is 3-5 weeks because of a high amount of orders.
★ Production time for other solid gold pieces is 1-3 weeks.
★ Production time for non-solid gold pieces is 1-14 business days.

★ Delivery time depends on the location. We cannot give you an exact delivery time after we've shipped your piece(s). After dispatching, shipping is beyond our control and depends on the weather, postal system, or other factors.
★ Solid gold pieces are sent with worldwide express shipping which takes 1-5 business days and includes a tracking number.
★ Non-solid gold pieces with a value upon US$ 120 are sent with priority airmail which takes 15-25 business days worldwide and includes a tracking number. If you would prefer your shipment being expressly shipped, please choose upgraded shipping or contact us.
★ Non-solid gold pieces with a value under US$ 120 are sent with priority airmail and do not include a tracking number. If you would prefer your shipment being tracked or expressly shipped, please choose upgraded shipping or contact us.

★We offer a general warranty, of 1 year, on all our products. The warranty is voided if the items have been tampered with or have been subjected to physical injury.

Please visit our jewellery shop CAPUCINNE here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/capucinne

and our shop THREELAYERS here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/threelayers

and the new shop DREAMOFOPAL here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/dreamofopal

Please read our shop policies:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/MinimalVS/policy?ref=shopinfo_policies_leftnav

Thank you ♥

Announcement

Last updated on Jun 10, 2018

Hello!

We've recently opened a new shop named DreamofOpal where you can find amazing and unique genuine opal jewelry for yourself or for your loved ones. The shop's focus is opal jewelry. The pieces you'll find there are simple and perfect for everyday wear.

Please visit the following link: https://www.etsy.com/shop/dreamofopal

I hope you will like our designs :)
Sincerely,
Minimalvs

___________
Welcome to MinimalVS!

PLEASE READ
★ All items are handmade.
★ Currently the production time for solid gold pieces with gemstones is 3-5 weeks because of a high amount of orders.
★ Production time for other solid gold pieces is 1-3 weeks.
★ Production time for non-solid gold pieces is 1-14 business days.

★ Delivery time depends on the location. We cannot give you an exact delivery time after we've shipped your piece(s). After dispatching, shipping is beyond our control and depends on the weather, postal system, or other factors.
★ Solid gold pieces are sent with worldwide express shipping which takes 1-5 business days and includes a tracking number.
★ Non-solid gold pieces with a value upon US$ 120 are sent with priority airmail which takes 15-25 business days worldwide and includes a tracking number. If you would prefer your shipment being expressly shipped, please choose upgraded shipping or contact us.
★ Non-solid gold pieces with a value under US$ 120 are sent with priority airmail and do not include a tracking number. If you would prefer your shipment being tracked or expressly shipped, please choose upgraded shipping or contact us.

★We offer a general warranty, of 1 year, on all our products. The warranty is voided if the items have been tampered with or have been subjected to physical injury.

Please visit our jewellery shop CAPUCINNE here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/capucinne

and our shop THREELAYERS here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/threelayers

and the new shop DREAMOFOPAL here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/dreamofopal

Please read our shop policies:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/MinimalVS/policy?ref=shopinfo_policies_leftnav

Thank you ♥

Maja Minimalvs

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Maja Minimalvs

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About

Minimalist with detail

MinimalVS comes from Slovenia, a small and beautiful country in central Europe. Our jewellery is made to satisfy individual needs with unique designs and creations. It presents the style of elegance and beauty.

All our jewellery is designed and handmade in Slovenia. We use only genuine and quality materials and gemstones. Every single piece of jewellery is made with love and care. Customer's satisfaction is top priority to our work and service.

MinimalVS interprets all the simplest shapes and designs with a handful of imagination. It is for those who love and understand the beauty of minimalism.

Our goal is to make all our customers happy.

Please see these videos of our working process below:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e9jsiIipPWw&
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uThH3zaCTk

We are also on Etsy under these usernames:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/capucinne
https://www.etsy.com/shop/threelayers

Thank you ♥
MinimalVS
https://www.instagram.com/capucinnejewelry/

Shop members

  • Minimalvs

    Owner, Designer, Photographer

    Hello :) I'm Maja, the owner of this shop and the leading designer and creator of all the designs you can browse through. I am the main photographer as well as the gemstone supply manager. I am also the owner of THREELAYERS & CAPUCINNE, DREAMOFOPAL

  • Primož

    Curator, Manager

    Primož is responsible for finances, social media, and technical parts of the processes carried out at our studio.

  • Stane

    Goldsmith, Maker

    Stane is a professional goldsmith who carries out shaping, brushing, and polishing of solid gold pieces.

  • Živa

    Metalwork, Stonesetter, Maker

    Živa carries out shaping, brushing, and polishing of solid gold pieces. She also carries out some of the stonesetting. When not working on solid gold pieces, she often helps with some of the custom-ordered sterling silver and gold-filled items.

  • Peter

    Stonesetter, Goldsmith

    Peter is a professional goldsmith and stonesetter. He carries out work on complicated pieces and is a specialist in the art of stone setting.

  • Marko

    Metalwork, Stonesetter, Maker

    Marko is in charge of the working process in our workshop. And besides carrying our shaping, brushing, and polishing of solid gold items, also performs some of the stone setting.

  • Mitja

    Metalwork, Maker

    Mitja is helping with shaping, brushing, and polishing of solid gold pieces, as well as is in charge of personalised sterling silver, gold-filled, and gold vermeil items.

  • Žiga

    3D Designer, 3D Printing, Customer Service

    Žiga transforms Maja's drawings into 3D files and exports them into the 3D wax printer of which he is in charge of. Besides that, one of his main tasks is providing 3D renders, previews, and mock-ups of any creative ideas our customers might have.

  • Nina

    Customer Service, Maker And Shipper, Quality And Inventory Control, Customs Issues And Administration

    Nina makes non-solid gold pieces, prepares them for shipping, does customer service, deals with Customs, carries out some administration work, as well as manages inventory, and is in charge of quality control of solid gold pieces and their shipping.

  • Marko

    Photographer

    Marko occasionally helps with capturing Maja's designs.

  • Darja

    Accountant, Administration, Customs Issues

    Darja is our accountant, and besides that works in administration, and deals with some of the Customs issues.

  • Andreja

    Casting

    Andreja carries out casting of all wax models into solid gold and sterling silver.

  • Kristina

    Maker, Metalwork

    Kristina helps with shaping, brushing, and polishing of silver and gold filled pieces and is in charge of quality yellow and rose gold plating over sterling silver as well as making simpler silver and gold filled jewelry items.

  • Urška

    Customer Service

    Urška will be helping you with any questions you might have for us.

  • Anej

    Customer Service

    Anej will be helping you with any questions you might have for us.

Shop policies

Last updated on July 13, 2018
Welcome to my shop! I'm happy that you stopped by:)

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations
Contact me within: 3 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 7 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 24 hours of purchase
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Items on sale
Questions about your order?
Please if you have any problems with your order.
MINIMALVS offers a 14 day money-back guarantee or exchange on all purchases (this EXCLUDES items that are custom-made - including custom gemstone items, rushed, discounted, and items on payment/financing plans). You will have 14 days from the time you sign for your package to postmark the package back to me;
All items returned must be in new/unused condition with all original documents and packaging. Prior to sending the package back, contact us for information how to ship the item back.

Minimalvs cannot assume any responsibility for any item not returned in the manner described. We are not responsible for loss or damage of return shipments.

All our products are unique and are hand made or hand finished. There are minor deviations in the provided item descriptions, as every stone used is unique, but the tolerance are in the cut aspect ratio only. The weight, measured in carats, is as described. The provided measurements of the stones, in millimeters, in the descriptions are for objective purposes only. For example - a couple of round stones can have the same carat weight, but due to these minor variation in their proportions, can have a different aspect ratio.

All DISCOUNTED, RUSHED, LAYAWAY/FINANCED, OOAK - one of a kind items and CUSTOM ORDERS (that includes custom gemstones) are non-refundable; this includes partial payments. We reserve the right to refuse returned items we deem as not in sellable condition, damaged, altered, or used.

EXCHANGES: the ordered items can be exchanged for an item of equal or greater value, within the return period of 5 days as mentioned above, as long as it is not the same type of item in an identical or altered configuration.

LAYAWAY PLAN is only possible for a full priced item and excludes any discount, coupon or other sales events.

CUSTOM JEWELLERY IS FINAL SALE. My guarantee is that the piece will match the final design you approved through detailed photos, including the dimensions, type of stone(s) and metals (gold or silver).

Refunds will be given less shipping costs.
RING RESIZING:
If you provided the wrong ring size and want to re-size it, we charge a 30$ fee and DHL shipping back to you. We do not offer refunds if the size of the ring you have provided is not correct.

If the item was damaged in anyway, you will be charged for the damages. If the item is returned without its original box, tote, and/or all original documents that were shipped with package, there will be a $25-50 charge (depending on what was not returned).

Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

We offer three free 3D previews. An additional preview after that is 50$. The additional preview fee will be subtracted from the order.

We offer a general warranty, of 1 year, on all our products. The warranty is voided if the items have been tampered with or have been subjected to physical injury.

When you ship back write on the package SAMPLE, this will prevent the box from being broken into.

Upon receiving the package, we will inspect the returned item(s), original documentations, and packaging. If everything looks good, we will issue you the full refund minus shipping charge to you.
Payment
We accept payments via PayPal and direct checkout with a credit card.
Shipping
We are located in Europe.
MinimalVs ships worldwide.

✻✻✻ SHIPPING AND HANDLING ✻✻✻

SOLID GOLD ITEMS:
Processing time is 2 - 3 weeks
We will provide tracking number as soon as the package is ready to ship.
All higher priced items are shipped with DHL express shipping.
Delivery time is 2 - 4 days. You are required to sign for release of package.
IF PACKAGE IS ALREADY SHIPPED OUT and you need to change your address, you will be required to pay $20 to change the address.This is because DHL considers this as a new shipment and we will be charged for those changes.
PLEASE LEAVE YOUR PHONE NUMBER in the notes if your order is larger than 400$.

GOLD FILLED/STERLING SILVER ITEMS:
Processing time is 5 - 10 days. These items are usually shipped with priority mail.
Packages under 120 usd will be shipped by International priority airmail, with no tracking and no insurance. You can however contact me BEFORE placing your order if you prefer to upgrade shipping. I'll ship by tracked mail only for orders more than 120 usd and provide you the tracking number and the link for tracking within the notification message. If you want tracking and your order is lower than 120 usd I charge 9 usd.

Delivery time estimations :

- 10/25 business days of delivery to USA, Canada, Australia, Asian countries, South Africa and eastern Europe.
- 6/10 business days of delivery to most European countries.

The delivery time is provided for REFERENCE ONLY and it is based on my own experience sending good all over the world. Packages can sometimes take longer to be delivered, especially during busy holiday seasons for example. They also can be custom opened, which will add extra time for delivery.

✻✻✻ CUSTOMS FEES ✻✻✻

Buyers are responsible for all customs fees, taxes, or receiving fees incurred. Buyers are responsible for knowing and abiding by any import restrictions to their country from Slovenia.
Additional policies and FAQs
---- Adjustments
I can adjust most items to fit your size preferences, you just need to include a note at checkout or contact me via etsy message.

How do I find my ring size?
The best way to figure out your ring size is to go to your local jewelry store and have the sizing done professionally. If this is not feasible, try findmyringsize.com to use a manual ring sizing guide to help figure out your size. *Please note this is only a guide therefore we cannot be responsible for incorrect ring size determination. Please convo us with any questions with regard to ring-sizing.

OR:
Measure the INSIDE diameter (distance across) in millimeters of a ring you currently wear. Send us these measurements and we will tell you your US ring size.

If you have any questions please contact me through etsy

Thank you!
Privacy
This Privacy Policy describes how and when I collect, use, and share information when you purchase an item from me, contact me, or otherwise use my services through Etsy.com or its related sites and services.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that I do not own or control, including Etsy or any third-party services you access through Etsy. You can reference the Etsy Privacy Policy to learn more about its privacy practices.

Information I Collect:

To fulfill your order, you must provide me with certain information (which you authorized Etsy to provide to me), such as your name, email address, postal address, payment information, and the details of the product that you’re ordering. You may also choose to provide me with additional personal information (for a custom order, for example), if you contact me directly.

Why I Need Your Information and How I Use It:

I rely on a number of legal bases to collect, use, and share your information, including:
• as needed to provide my services, such as when I use your information to fulfill your order, to settle disputes, or to provide customer support;
• when you have provided your affirmative consent, which you may revoke at any time, such as by signing up for my mailing list;
• if necessary to comply with a legal obligation or court order or in connection with a legal claim, such as retaining information about your purchases if required by tax law; and
• as necessary for the purpose of my legitimate interests, if those legitimate interests are not overridden by your rights or interests, such as 1) providing and improving my services. I use your information to provide the services you requested and in my legitimate interest to improve my services; and 2) Compliance with the Etsy Seller Policy and Terms of Use. I use your information as necessary to comply with my obligations under the Etsy Seller Policy and Terms of Use.

Information Sharing and Disclosure:

Information about my customers is important to my business. I share your personal information for very limited reasons and in limited circumstances, as follows:
• Etsy. I share information with Etsy as necessary to provide you my services and comply with my obligations under both the Etsy Seller Policy and Etsy Terms of Use.
• Service providers. I engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to my shop, such as delivery companies. I will share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these services.
• Compliance with laws. I may collect, use, retain, and share your information if I have a good faith belief that it is reasonably necessary to: (a) respond to legal process or to government requests; (b) enforce my agreements, terms and policies; (c) prevent, investigate, and address fraud and other illegal activity, security, or technical issues; or (d) protect the rights, property, and safety of my customers, or others.

Data Retention:

I retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to provide you with my services and as described in my Privacy Policy. However, I may also be required to retain this information to comply with my legal and regulatory obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce my agreements. I generally keep your data for the following time period: 4 years.

More information

Last updated on Sep 29, 2016
Frequently asked questions

Sizing details

We use standard US ring sizing but can help you confirm the right size in any other measuring scale (UK, Australian, European).

You can also provide us the inside diameter of a current ring in millimeters and we will be converting it to a US sizing.

When estimating a correct ring size, it is best to consult with your local jeweller. If this is not feasible, try findmyringsize.com to use a manual ring sizing guide to help figure out your size. *Please note this is only a guide therefore we cannot be responsible for incorrect ring size determination.

Custom and personalized orders

We are always open to collaborating on a completely unique and custom design of any kind.

We offer custom fit stacking rings, custom stones, material customizations or entirely custom designs. In case you would like to customize an existing design or create an entirely unique piece, please contact us on Etsy convo.

In case of a customized design, additional fees may apply. Please check our shop policy on further information about custom designed pieces.

Production time

All of our pieces are made to order.

Solid gold pieces take from 2 - 3 weeks to be finished. Production time depends on the amount of stones on stock, in case of a custom design the production time is a bit longer.

Gold filled pieces take from 5 - 10 business days to finish.

Rush order

In case you need to receive your order by a specific date, please contact us beforehand on Etsy.

We're always happy to rush an order to make sure it arrives on time.

In some cases an upgrade to express shipping may apply to ensure a timely delivery.

Installment plan

We offer the possibility to pay in multiple partial payments, that way you can purchase an item in a pace most comfortable to you.

If you would like to purchase an item in more installments, please contact us on Etsy beforehand.

The piece is shipped as soon as the last instalment is paid.

Matching pieces

We have a wide array of nesting rings - rings made to fit perfectly to your engagement or other rings. In case you would like to see a preview or have a matching ring to fit yours, send us a few pictures of your ring, from top view, side view and front view. Our designers will then forward you a preview of the fit of both together.

Returns and exchanges

MINIMALVS offers a 5 day money-back guarantee or exchange on all purchases (this excludes items that are custom-made, rushed, discounted, and items on payment/financing plans).

Please check our shop policies on more information regarding the terms of return or exchange.

Gift wrapping and packaging

Each item comes in a MinimalVS gift jewellery box, a high quality presentation box and a perfect box to keep your jewellery while you're not wearing it.

If you would like us to include a gift note in the parcel, please leave us a message with your order about the content of the note.