bookhoudesign

screen printed original drawings

Toronto, Canada · 13312 Sales

bookhoudesign

screen printed original drawings

Toronto, Canada 13312 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(4402)

Shop owner

arounna

Contact

Announcement   follow us on instagram @bookhou | ▲read our featured seller interview here
http://www.etsy.com/blog/en/2011/featured-seller-bookhou-at-home/
▲read our 'quit your day job' article here
https://www.etsy.com/seller-handbook/article/quit-your-day-job-bookhou/39223621092
>>>please read our policies before purchasing<<<
http://www.etsy.com/shop/bookhouathome/policy?ref=shopinfo_policies_leftnav

Announcement

Last updated on May 1, 2017

follow us on instagram @bookhou | ▲read our featured seller interview here
http://www.etsy.com/blog/en/2011/featured-seller-bookhou-at-home/
▲read our 'quit your day job' article here
https://www.etsy.com/seller-handbook/article/quit-your-day-job-bookhou/39223621092
>>>please read our policies before purchasing<<<
http://www.etsy.com/shop/bookhouathome/policy?ref=shopinfo_policies_leftnav

arounna

Contact shop owner

arounna

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(4402)
Amanda

Amanda on Jul 22, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Perfect size and love the print.

lboardman24

lboardman24 on Jul 21, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

This tote is exactly as described. Excellent craftsmanship, a good quality zipper (needed when filling to the max!) and stylish!

calvinboyd

calvinboyd on Jul 19, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I gave this bag to my niece as a present. She was very happy with it and immediately started using it.

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About

handmade everyday

bookhou was cofounded by John Booth and Arounna Khounnoraj in 2002 to showcase their individual and collaborative work. They are a multidisciplinary studio that emphasizes natural handmade materials and small production pieces.

John Booth received his education from Queens University and his architecture degree from the University of Toronto. He is currently working with form and structure in both painting and furniture. Arounna Khounnoraj received her education from the Ontario College of Art, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and a MFA from the University of Waterloo. She is currently exploring pattern and image in her textiles and sculptures.

In the fall of 2008 they opened their brick and mortar shop located on dundas street west in toronto.

▲read our featured seller interview here
http://www.etsy.com/blog/en/2011/featured-seller-bookhou-at-home/

▲read our 'quit your day job' article here
https://www.etsy.com/seller-handbook/article/quit-your-day-job-bookhou/39223621092

for everyday updates on our studio please follow us on instagram
https://instagram.com/bookhou/

In 2016 Bookhou was a finalist for the Canada Etsy Awards in both the Home&Living category with their 'flock mobile' and in the Fashion&Accessories category with the 'mini pack -veld/wax'

Shop members

  • arounna + john

    Owner, Maker, Designer

    Bookhou is a family run business that believes in slow design and each piece we make is made one at a time, by hand.

  • arounna

    Owner, Maker, Designer

    arounna is the designer and maker and the voice behind instagram and facebook - if you have any questions about the shop she will be happy to help you.

  • john

    Co-owner And Designer

    cuts and finishes all the leather and shipper

  • alex

    Assistant

    alex helps with sewing, cutting fabric and shipping or anything that needs getting done in the studio

  • seng

    Sewer

    my mom helps with sewing part-time

Local

Find bookhoudesign at the following upcoming markets!

  • Etsy: Made in Canada presented by Toronto Etsy Street Team + 416Huster
    MaRS Discovery District
    101 College St.
    TORONTO, ON

    Sep 23

    As part of a nationwide day of local pop-up shops, join 100+ Toronto artists, designers and vintage sellers in the lovely glass-roofed Atrium of the Heritage MaRS building!

  • 2017 Christmas One of a Kind Show & Sale
    Enercare Centre
    100 Princes' Blvd
    TORONTO, ON

    Nov 23–Dec 3

    The mission of One of a Kind is to provide a juried marketplace to bring together makers and buyers who share a commitment to handmade excellence. Since its inception in 1975, One of a Kind has been cultivating creativity, craftsmanship and connection in order to deliver an inspired shopping experience. Join over 800 artisans for this dazzling collection of creativity.

Shop policies

Last updated on July 2, 2017
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  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Payment
we except payment via Paypal and through Etsy's direct checkout
Shipping
all items will be shipped via Canadapost -
we do our best to process orders in approx. 3-5 BUSINESS DAYS (THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE WEEKEND DAYS) of when your order was placed, if you need an item shipped immediately please send us an email and we will do our best to accommodate

we DO NOT ship out orders on the weekend because the post office is closed

we ship to Canada, United States and Internationally
most items outside of Canada takes approx. 12-18 business days - sometimes it arrives sooner or takes longer depending on customs or the postal company in your country

ITEMS SENT UNREGISTERED MAIL (smaller pouches) - THEY ARE SHIPPED WITH NO TRACKING AND NO INSURANCE it takes 3-4 weeks for the item to arrive - these items sent with this method does NOT have insurance and does NOT tracking and we are not responsible for replacement or compensation if the item gets lost or undelivered. if it is shipped with an item that has tracking and insurance it will be covered. If you would like this item to be covered please email us.

EXPRESS SHIPPING we can send the order with this method for an additional cost on top of the shipping costs already paid - in the U.S. it normally takes 2-3 business days, CANADA is 1-2 business days - if you choose this method to ship it shortens your shipping time - it does not make the processing time of your order faster. please email us first if you need an item faster and we will do our best to accommodate

ALL ORDERS ARE SHIPPED WITH A TRACKING NUMBER AND INSURANCE (unless noted)
maximum insurance coverage value is $100 - if you would like additional insurance coverage please contact us.

>>PLEASE NOTE: customers pay for any duty or taxes charged to them by their country<<

WE DO NOT MARK ITEMS AS "GIFTS" AND WE PUT THE TRUE VALUE OF THE ITEM SO THAT IF YOUR ITEM IS LOST WE CAN REFUND YOU THE FULL VALUE

we do not include receipts with your order

WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE for incorrect shipping addresses - we ship to your ETSY shipping address - refunds for your order CANNOT be made due to this.
*If a note is left for a different address please make sure you get a confirmation, if there is no confirmation from me by the end of the business day, it means I may of not received the changes so please send me a convo or email me at arounna[at]bookhou[dot]com

PLEASE NOTE - once we send out the order it is in the hands of the post office - please contact the post office in your country with your tracking number to get more info on the location of your package (items that are sent with no tracking and no insurance, the post office cannot check it's whereabouts because it has no tracking) you can also track your package at the
canada post website www.canadapost.ca
or call 1-866-607-6301
*please note when a package is in transit and the package is delayed in customs - that is not our responsibility - we are not the post office and we cannot contact them to make your item ship faster - your patiences is greatly appreciated. if you are in a rush to receive your order we can ship it with a courier (UPS or FEDEX) which will cost a lot more but it will arrive faster.
Refunds and Exchanges
we do our best to photograph the work - please keep in mind that the colours may appear differently according to your computer screen.

>>PLEASE NOTE - IF YOU ARE UNSURE ABOUT THE SIZE OF THE BAG, BEFORE YOU ORDER PLEASE TAKE A RULER OR TAPE MEASURE AND COMPARE IT TO AN EXISTING BAG TO MAKE SURE THAT IT WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS REGARDING SCALE<<

in the event that you are not satisfied with your purchase PLEASE send back to us for a REFUND or EXCHANGE - the item must be UNWORN/UNUSED and in sellable condition. This also includes smells (we WILL NOT accept a return on a bag if it has a strong odour, for example cigarette odours) you are responsible for shipping costs.

PLEASE NOTE WE WILL NOT ACCEPT RETURNS AFTER 5 DAYS OF IT'S ARRIVAL DATE

>>please send back your order via the POST OFFICE and NOT WITH A COURIER COMPANY - please indicate on the box that the item is being returned, we are not responsible for taxes and duty charges incurred<<

-when an item is being returned to us, we are NOT responsible for items lost in transit returned items must have insurance and tracking
-for items you want to exchange/refunded - you are responsible for any of the shipping costs

if an item arrives damaged due to postal transit please contact us to file a claim with the post office - the item must be photographed in order to make the claim.

*PLEASE NOTE* if you wear denim jeans - the dye from your jeans will rub off on to the bag and this is permanent and CAN NOT be washed off. please do a rub test with your jeans on a scrap of fabric before you wear it with our bags. We will NOT exchange or refund on this matter, if your bag gets dirty and you are unable to remove the stain we will NOT refund your order or replace it, once the bag is in your care you are responsible to what happens to it and we will NOT REFUND OR EXCHANGE IT.

all gift certificate purchases are final

ALL "SALE ITEMS" are final

ALL SALES WITH CUSTOM REQUESTS OR CHANGES ARE FINAL - WE WILL NOT REFUND OR EXCHANGE IT IF YOU ARE NOT SATISFIED WITH WHAT YOU REQUESTED TO CHANGE ON THE BAG.
Additional policies and FAQs
please keep in mind that screen printing and dyeing is an organic process and the print quality and colour will vary from piece to piece

*PLEASE NOTE* if you wear denim jeans - the dye from your jeans will rub off on to the bag and this is permanent and CAN NOT be washed off. please do a rub test with your jeans on a scrap of fabric before you wear it with our bags. We will NOT exchange or refund on this matter, if your bag gets dirty and you are unable to remove the stain we will NOT refund your order or replace it, once the bag is in your care you are responsible to what happens to it and we will NOT REFUND OR EXCHANGE IT.

BAGS AND POUCHES - spot cleaning only or dry clean
BAGS WITH WAXED CANVAS CANNOT BE WASHED (SPOT CLEANING ONLY)

WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE THAT OCCURS IF INSTRUCTIONS ARE NOT FOLLOWED