fundamental time traveler apparel and accessories

Seattle, Washington

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Last updated on April 29, 2022

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most of these textiles are sent with care instructions for a gentle, cool wash and hang dry. the materials chosen are the kindest of kind and any helpful instructions for care are labeled with the listing.

the raw materials used for the hand structuring, besides meticulous hands and machines are below:

recycled, reclaimed, repurposed findings and textiles
vintage takeaways of linen, cotton, satin, laces
silks, lycra, cotton wovens
brushed cotton shirting
cotton fine jersey knits
satin stretch
cotton velveteen and velvet
cotton voile (foile), airy, delicate, slightly see through
slides and rings
cotton twill grommet tapes
cotton twill tapes
cotton elastics
vintage hem tapes
cotton laces
satin and silk ribbons
garter grips
cotton snap tapes
nylon and taffeta snap tapes

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Returns & exchanges

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quarks accepts all forms of payment.


we use your etsy address unless otherwise instructed.
once the order has reached the studio, turnaround time is approximately one week for ready to ship pieces.
made to order designs are delivered to the post within a 3 to 4 week turnaround, not including shipping time.
responsibility of lost or stolen orders with the buyer, require insurance if there is any question to the safety of your parcel arriving to you unharmed.

united states
pieces are mailed u.s. first class mail and priority mail with
delivery confirmation.
united states shipments usually arrive within 3 to 5 days.
any additional services including signature confirmation, registered, etc.. please contact regarding your needs,
we will send an invoice.
express mail with a tracking number is shipping and handling plus additional $20.00.
please contact regarding the upgrade to express mail when placing your order.

otherworldly places
pieces are sent first class mail international.
international mail takes approximately 6 to 14 days.
registered mail or priority mail is shipping and handling plus additional $20.00.
express mail international with a tracking number is $30.00.
please contact regarding the upgrade when placing your order and we will send an invoice.

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