Mary Wald's Place

Madison, Wisconsin · 748 Sales


Mary Wald's Place

Madison, Wisconsin 748 Sales On Etsy since 2008

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Mary Wald


MaryWaldsPlace is taking a short break


Note from shop owner Hello Everyone! Thank you for stopping by my place. We will be closed for a bit. Happy Spring!

Note from shop owner

Last updated on Mar 12, 2016

Hello Everyone! Thank you for stopping by my place. We will be closed for a bit. Happy Spring!

Mary Wald

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Mary Wald


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My Antique & Vintage Etsy Store is a dream come true.

My life has always been full of vintage and antique pieces and collectors. I grew up loving vintage items, and ever since I was a teenager wanted my own antique store. The years I have successfully had my online shop, show that I am dedicated to having a reputable store, and providing excellent customer service. Not only am I a dealer, I am also a collector and decorator just like you. I love living with vintage and antique items, and treat every piece as if it was going to live with me.
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I take the time, that you do not have, to hunt down and restore display worthy antique
and vintage treasures. When they are ready to mail each is wrapped up nice and tight to be shipped safely. Shopping at my place means you can relax and enjoy yourself, knowing each item has been treated with care.
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Information about our items is accurate from experience and research. Growing up with a family who enjoyed knowing about the background behind their antique and vintage pieces taught me how important correct information is. This experience also gave me a lot of vintage and antique knowledge. When I have an item that I am not as familiar with it is thoroughly researched in order to provide the most accurate information possible. When you shop at my place you know you are getting exactly what you see and read. You often also get some extra details about the history and provenance just for fun.
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Stop by my blog for vintage fun and information. Also visit me at these places for even more fun:

Lulu & Lolie interviewed me about my vintage plate collection, and it was so much fun.

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  • Mary Wald

    Owner, Antique/Vintage Hunter & Researcher, Antique/Vintage Lover & Collector

    My life is full of vintage and antiques. Ever since I was a teenager I have dreamed of having my own antique store. The years I have successfully had my online store, show that I am dedicated to an excellent reputation and customer service.

Shop policies

Last updated on August 5, 2013
Thanks for stopping by my place, it is so nice to meet you! If you love vintage goodies and living in full color you have come to the right place. Life should be full of things that make you smile.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
~Paypal is the only payment accepted at this time.
~Items not paid for in five days are relisted.
~~Gift Wrapping~~
~Gift Wrapping can be added for $1.50.
~I will also mail directly to the recipient.
~Please contact me first if you would like either.

~~Shipping and Handling~~
~I go to the post office twice a week.
~Hawaii and Alaska will be higher. Please contact me first, thank you.
~Item is shipped to the Paypal address unless notified in advance, if returned the buyer is responsible for additional shipping costs.
~Shipping cost differences paid that are $3 or over are refunded via Paypal.
~There are NO added fees for packing supplies.
~I am a conservation enthusiast, and have successfully been packing "Green" for years.
Clean boxes are reused.
Clean styrofoam peanuts and bubble wrap are reused.
Clean plastic, styrofoam, and plain paper packing are reused.
Clean dry popped popcorn is often used instead of styrofoam peanuts.

~USPS Parcel Post is what I use to help keep s/h costs down If you have a need for speed Priority can be added. Please contact me first.
~Insurance is automatically included on items over $25. If you would like it added to a lower priced purchase it can be added. Please contact me first.

~~International Shipping~~
~I am happy to ship internationally. Contact me first for a figure for your country, thank you.

~The USPS cannot guarantee delivery or condition once the item is outside of the United States. Personally I have shipped multiple times to England, Canada, Japan, Korea, Holland, and Australia successfully.
~Shipping to the Middle East, Italy, and Brazil is not available.
~It is illegal to mark the customs form as a gift, when it is not. Please do not ask me to do that, I will not.
~International buyers please be aware there may be customs fees. Buyers are responsible for customs fees.
~International shipping can take quite a bit longer than the post office usually says it will arrive, even months longer. Please keep that in mind.
Refunds and Exchanges
I love happy customers! Please remember that these are vintage items, and not new.
~Please contact me if you are not completely happy within five days of receiving items.
~Returns must be done within seven days.
~The buyer is responsible for shipping costs to return the item.
~Refunds are for the cost of the item not the shipping.
~Items must be returned in the condition they were originally mailed in for any refund.

~~Damaged Items~~
I have successfully used generous boxes and lots of packing material for years. Please be assured your item will be babied.
~I am not responsible for lost or damaged items once they are mailed unless insured.

~Insured Items
Keep all packaging with the item, and contact me immediately.
The USPS requires proof of packaging and damage.
Additional policies and FAQs
Please feel free to contact me if you have any special requests, concerns, or questions. It's a good excuse to say hello!