VespertineSilver

Handmade Fine Silver Jewelry

London, United Kingdom · 3 Sales

VespertineSilver

Handmade Fine Silver Jewelry

London, United Kingdom 3 Sales On Etsy since 2011

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Lucy Rowley

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Lucy Rowley

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Anonymous on Jun 30, 2011

5 out of 5 stars

This necklace is every bit as gorgeous as the picture suggests - beautifully made and a very pretty design. I've got heaps of complements on it! It also arrived really quickly and was in a lovely little gift box.

Anonymous on Jun 3, 2011

5 out of 5 stars

My necklace arrived quickly and was even more lovely than the photograph. Its quickly become my favourite piece of jewellery!

Anonymous on Apr 9, 2011

5 out of 5 stars

I love all the designs from Vespertine Silver. My choice is absolutely gorgeous, and I am so impressed by the quality of design and craftmanship. Thanks so much *****

Shop policies

Last updated on March 28, 2011
Thank you for reading Vespertine Silver's shop policies.

All of my pieces are lovingly handcrafted by me, Lucy Rowley, in my studio in London UK. The jewelry is made from eco-friendly pure reclaimed fine silver. You can read more about this material and how I use it in the FAQ's below. All jumprings and chains that I use are made of Sterling Silver.

All pieces are one-of-a-kind and unique to Vespertine Silver, with a hand-crafted, artisan feel. They are, therefore, not intended to look perfect in a mass-produced, machine-made way. They are intended to have a slightly worn-in-a-beautiful-vintage-way look to them!

If you have any questions or need any additional information, please do not hesitiate to ask. Thank you!

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Returns and exchanges
I put much love, time and effort in making all the jewelry in this shop and in making sure that the pieces are represented truthfully and clearly in the text and photographs provided. I would not sell an item which I would not be happy purchasing myself. If you require any additional information about the product, please contact me. Returns will only be accepted if the item has been misrepresented in some way. In the very unlikely event that this is the case, you must contact me within 3 days of receipt of goods for us to discuss and resolve the problem. Shipping and packing of returned items will be the responsibility of the buyer and will not be refunded. Returns must be in the exact condition received. Thank you
Payment
Items must be paid for immediately after purchase and via PayPal. If payment is not received within 24 hours I reserve the right to cancel the order and re-list the item back into the shop.

Please note that you can pay for items with your credit card via PayPal even if you do not have a PayPal account. At check-out, click on the PayPal icon which will redirect you to the PayPal website. Click on "I do not have a PayPal Account" and follow the instructions provided.
Shipping
All items in my shop will be shipped 1-2 business days after payment has been received. Items will be carefully packaged for protection during the shipping process.

Orders to the UK will be sent via Royal Mail First Class, and I always obtain a Proof of Postage receipt. If you require Recorded Delivery/Special Delivery, please contact me and I will amend the shipping cost accordingly before you purchase.

Orders to all other countries will be sent Royal Mail Airsure. I will always obtain the relevant Proof of Postage documents. Target delivery times for this service are 3 days to Western Europe, 5 days to Eastern Europe, and 7 days to the rest of the world. However, these are only guide times - as Airsure is not a courier service, delivery times may vary.

I cannot be held responsible for damage/loss during shipping.

Orders will be sent to your Etsy address unless otherwise stated.
Additional policies and FAQs
FAQs

* What is Vespertine Silver jewelry made out of?
The jewelry in this shop is made of eco-friendly pure reclaimed fine silver. This is achieved by a product called Precious Metal Clay, which is a clay-like substance made of millions of pure silver particles, plus organic binder. The silver itself is recycled, which makes it a very eco-friendly material. I mould and shape the clay to form the pieces, sand them down and then fire them, resulting in .999 pure silver. This is a much purer silver than Sterling Silver. An amazing material!
All jumprings and chains are made of Sterling Silver.

* How and why are there blackened/darkened parts on the piece?
I use a substance called Liver of Sulphur to oxidise the silver on certain pieces. This gives it a darkened patina around certain edges, which gives the piece more definition and an antique look. Care should be taken when polishing the piece so as not to rub off this patina. For more about jewelry care, see below.

* How are items packed?
All items come in a smart jewelry gift box and are wrapped with care. You will also receive a jewelry care leaflet and my neat little business card.

* Do you make custom orders?
At this time I do not make custom orders, but watch this space!

* How do I care for my new Vespertine Silver jewelry?
As with all fine jewelry, handle with care. Bathing or swimming whilst wearing your jewelry is not recommended. Spraying perfume on the piece should be avoided. When needed, clean your jewelry gently with a fine silver polishing cloth. Do not use any chemicals as this may remove the patina which gives the piece the vintage look. Storing your jewelry in an airtight plastic bag is recommended to reduce tarnishing.