heyunclekate

GET LIT! Bestselling Blind Dates with Books + MORE!

Louisville, Kentucky
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Announcement    Nearly 3,000 Blind Dates sold! GET LIT! All books in this shop are written by women and non-binary authors. New titles are listed every single week.

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Last updated on Sep 5, 2022

Nearly 3,000 Blind Dates sold! GET LIT! All books in this shop are written by women and non-binary authors. New titles are listed every single week.

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About heyunclekate

Sales 3,112
On Etsy since 2015

Attic salt and literary curiosities from the desk of Uncle Kate.

Greetings. Thank you for visiting my shop and checking out my story.

My name is Kate (she/her) and I've been selling on Etsy for 15+ years. This shop is not only a passion project but it is my full-time job. It shines the spotlight on some of my greatest loves - reading and writing.

I have always been an avid reader (I grew up with Beverly Cleary, Judy Blume, and Gertrude Chandler Warner). I wrote (very bad) poetry as a child and as an adult I write short stories in the surreal/magical realism vein. I also have a novel I've been "working on" for many years.

It is important for me to showcase women and queer creatives, so all of the books you see in this shop are written by women and non-binary authors.

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Shop members

  • Uncle Kate

    Owner, Creator

    I like reading books and riding bikes. For a look inside my personal life and creative process, find me on Instagram: @heyunclekate.

  • Timber

    Assistant, Shop Cat

    Sole job is to get cat hair on every piece of packing tape.

  • Lichen

    Shop Dog

    Just here for the treats.

Production partners

  • Cyclista Zine

    New York, NY

    CYCLISTA ZINE IS THE INTERSECTIONAL RADICAL FEMINIST RESPONSE TO THE CYCLING INDUSTRY. A MEDIA ZINE FOCUSED ON SHARING KNOWLEDGE, ART, THE STORIES OF BIPOC AND FTW FOLX IN CYCLING.

  • ink knife press

    Seattle, WA

    Local water-based manual screen printing press.

Shop policies

Last updated on May 10, 2022

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Cancellations: not accepted

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Shipping

All paper items (zines, stickers, post cards) are posted with good old fashioned stamps and do not come with a tracking number. "Non-machinable" items (buttons, etc.) are shipped using Etsy's USPS shipping labels and are trackable vis USPS First Class (or Priority) Mail.

Please check and double check your work. I am not responsible for items lost or returned due to errors in the shipping address. Should your parcel be returned due to a typo on your part, you accept fault and will be charged for shipping a second time.

INTERNATIONAL BUYERS, PLEASE NOTE. The cost to ship non-machinable items abroad comes with a hefty price tag. This is beyond my control, as USPS shipping rates have quadrupled since I first started selling on Etsy. Forgive me, and forgive the post office.

If an order is sent back to me, the order will be refunded (minus shipping). You can re-order if you wish, ensuring the mailing address is correct.

When parcels leave my hands, I cannot be held responsible for reckless mail couriers or beasts roaming in the night. However, if your items arrive damaged, send me a photograph and we will find a remedy.

Additional policies and FAQs

ALERT: USPS IS EXPERIENCING UNPRECEDENTED VOLUME INCREASES AND LIMITED EMPLOYEE AVAILABILITY DUE TO THE IMPACTS OF COVID-19.