traceybrake on May 14, 2014
This is a gorgeous ring. I'm delighted. Thank you very much.
mysifara on Apr 1, 2014
Thank you for affordable pricing,promp shipping and good packaging. Each piece is one piece closer to replacing what we lost.
In Love with Bakelite
Bakelite Arts is a vintage jewelry and home collection.
Huge and Chunky Bakelite Charm Necklaces
Bakelite Charm Bracelets
Heavily Carved Bakelite Clampers
Bakelite Bib Necklaces
Bakelite Pins and Pendants
Silver Plate Flatware
The collection includes pieces that have been chosen for the beauty, glamour and joy they evoke. We will be adding pieces to the Etsy shop, a few each week, as time allows.
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Ruth Ann Gordon
Ruth is our buyer. She studied fashion merchandising at the Tobé-Coburn School in New York and worked as a buyer for retailers such as Neiman Marcus and I Magnin before getting into the antique business in New York.
Accepted payment methods
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
- Other Method
We package every item carefully and ship in either a padded envelope or box, depending upon the size/weight of the order.
Packages are sent via USPS First Class mail with insurance, tracking and delivery confirmation. Items valued at more than $100 require signature confirmation on delivery. We can use UPS or FedEx when requested. Please convo us if you have special shipping needs. We are happy to combine shipping on multiple item purchases.
Bakelite Arts ships jewelry worldwide via USPS First Class mail. The purchase price will be declared on the package and the shipment will be fully insured. International buyers are responsible for all fees and taxes imposed by your country.
International shipping for larger/non-jewelry items will be priced on a case by case basis.
Refunds and Exchanges
We want you to feel confident when you make a purchase from us.
+ Unless otherwise noted, Slightly Virgin items are pre-owned, and are being sold in *AS FOUND* condition.
+ If you are unsure about an item, and would like additional photos, measurements or ANY other information prior to purchase, we will be happy to provide these for the asking!
Additional policies and FAQs
+ Due to the age and unique nature of vintage jewelry, items may have slight, or in some cases, significant flaws. They may also have had alterations such as replaced clasps, restringing, etc. We will point out any noticeable issues.
* MINT: As new, perfect, absolutely no flaws or wear
* EXCELLENT: Previously worn or used with no significant flaws
* VERY GOOD: Light wear, noted minor flaws or optional repair
* GOOD: Visible wear, noted flaws, light repair required
* FAIR: Numerous noted flaws, needs repair, will not take repeated wear
* POOR: Damaged beyond repair or wear. Study piece.