Tzunuum

Jewelry, accessories and other worldly goods

Berlin, Germany · 319 Sales

Tzunuum

Jewelry, accessories and other worldly goods

Berlin, Germany 319 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars
(100)

Announcement   Welcome to TZUNUUM's universe!

Purveyor of ethical jewelry, accessories and small leather goods, all hand crafted in my Berlin studio.
Follow on instagram @thisistzunuum for news and behind the scenes!

Tzunuum is proud of being one Etsy featured sellers, read my interview here! 👇🏽
https://blog.etsy.com/en/featured-shop-tzunuum/

Announcement

Last updated on Feb 17, 2018

Welcome to TZUNUUM's universe!

Purveyor of ethical jewelry, accessories and small leather goods, all hand crafted in my Berlin studio.
Follow on instagram @thisistzunuum for news and behind the scenes!

Tzunuum is proud of being one Etsy featured sellers, read my interview here! 👇🏽
https://blog.etsy.com/en/featured-shop-tzunuum/

Raphaëla Cornut

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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(100)
J. Egger

J. Egger on Mar 9, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you for this beautifully made chain! I am a huge fan of TZUNUUM. The jewellery is authentic, simple (in the best of all ways) and at the same time really special.

Estelle Gonet

Estelle Gonet on Dec 26, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Je suis à la fois tombée sous le charme des créations de cette boutique et de Raphaëla, une artiste si agréable et aux talents incroyables. Merci mille fois encore !

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Jeanine Cuje-Bartsch

Jeanine Cuje-Bartsch on Sep 15, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Neue Lieblingskette. Großartiges Design. Sehr schöne Qualität. Vielen Dank für den schnellen Versand.

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Updates

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About

L'art d'etre unique.

TZUNUUM is a handmade jewelry and accessories label, founded in 2012 from a desire to translate my artistic vision into a wearable form. It is an ever evolving project exploring ways of merging ancient and traditional crafts with modern design. Each piece is hand crafted one at a time, celebrating craft(wo)manship and uniqueness over uniform mass production.

SUSTAINABILITY

With a heart deep rooted in nature, TZUNUUM is committed to treading lightly on this beautiful planet. From pattern to the final packaging, each step of the process is thought with minimum waste, respect for nature and our future in mind. One of TZUNUUM’s missions is to reclaim, reuse and relove whenever possible, without compromising on quality and durability.

Brass is locally sourced (reclaimed from dead stock whenever possible) and Eco Silver (100% recycled ) is used as an earth friendly alternative to 925 sterling silver. Gemstones are sourced from a handful of trusted retailers committed to provide conflict free stones, fair wages and safe working conditions. The leather is also sourced locally and always 100% vintage or dead stock, no new hides or animal products come into the making process.

THE NAME

"The name TZUNUUM comes from Mayan mythology. It is the first hummingbird, who was originally white and only took pride in its ability to fly rather than its appearances. For her wedding day, the other animals of the forest all gave something of themselves to make her the most colorful gown. She was very pleased with it but still refused to take pride in her appearance. The Great Spirit so admired her humble, honest soul that he sent word through his messenger Cozumel the swallow, that the hummingbird could wear her wedding gown for the rest of her life."

Shop members

  • Raphaela

    Owner, Maker, Designer

Shop policies

Last updated on November 11, 2016
I strive to make jewelry and accessories that are built for everyday wear and will last a lifetime when lovingly looked after. Jewelry requires delicate handling and adequate storage ( most jewelry gets damaged when stored carelessly! ).
Check my FAQ for tips on how to look after your pieces!
If your piece is in need of repair or cleaning, I will fix it for you at no other costs than the shipping.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
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
REFUND AND EXCHANGES

You have to be happy with your product!
If for some reasons you are not entirely satisfied or it isn't what you were looking for, please notify me within 14 days of receiving it, stating wether you would like a refund or an exchange.

The item must be sent back in its original condition with packaging and tags.
Refunds and exchanges will be processed within 48 hours, after the item is checked.

The customer will be responsible for return shipping costs and extra shipping costs if exchange.

Custom orders are not eligible for refund.
Payment
Payment can be made through paypal, credit cards via direct checkout and Etsy gift cards.
Shipping
Each item is shipped neatly wrapped in hand printed cotton dustbag or custom gift box.

PROCESSING TIMES

-Ready to ship : 2 to 3 working days
-Made to order : see listing

SHIPPING

GERMANY : Shipment is processed via Deutsche Post.
Shipping usually takes 2 to 7 days.

EU & INTERNATIONAL :
Shipment is processed via Deutsche Post DHL.
Shipping times can vary from 7 to 25 days (very rarely) but most parcels arrive within 10 days.

Please note that for international orders (outside EU), the content and its value will be noted on the custom form.

Tzunuum is not responsible for any custom taxes that may apply on arrival to your country or state.
Additional policies and FAQs
Tzunuum is not responsible for any lost or damaged goods that are sent without tracking number or insurance.
In the unlikely event that your parcel doesn't arrive or is damaged, please contact me and we will work through this together.

More information

Last updated on Nov 13, 2016
Frequently asked questions

Can I have my TZUNUUM piece sent directly to a loved one?

Of course. If you wish your order to be sent as a gift, simply leave a note in the message to seller box at checkout including the recipient's name and address along with any personal message you would like to add. That's it!

Do you do custom work?

Yes!!! Custom and bespoke work requests are always welcome. Just hit the contact seller button and let's talk.

How do I take care of my jewelry?

I advise to store your jewelry in its original packaging, away from wet surfaces and dust. I would also recommend to not be wearing your jewelry whilst doing exercising or showering, as moisture accelerates the oxidising process.

Brass naturally takes on a beautiful darker patina with time and although each of my pieces is coated with protective finish, I recommend polish your jewelry with a soft cloth after wear to prevent tarnishing.

But life must be lived and if needed, you can restore its original shine by using commercial jewelry cleaner, although I would suggest trying some of the chemical free alternatives such ketchup and hot soapy water.