thedarbyshirehouse

The Darbyshire House

56 Sales

thedarbyshirehouse

The Darbyshire House

56 Sales On Etsy since 2012

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thedarbyshirehouse is taking a short break

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Note from shop owner I am taking a small break from The Darbyshire House. It is my goal to bring back the shop but I am making big changes which may determine whether or not I can continue my store. I hope to come back and I hope to see you when I return. ;)

Note from shop owner

Last updated on Sep 9, 2015

I am taking a small break from The Darbyshire House. It is my goal to bring back the shop but I am making big changes which may determine whether or not I can continue my store. I hope to come back and I hope to see you when I return. ;)

Melissa Martinez

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Melissa Martinez

About

The Darbyshire House, the Estate of Simon & Helen, Est. 1981

Established in 1981 means the year that my family began their journey with this house. 1981 is also the year I was born. For close to 30 years my parents lived and loved each other in this estate. They raised me and my two brothers in this house. I'm sure you can image all of the things that a house can gather and collect after 2 1/2 decades.

This house was left to me and my two brothers after both my parents passed away. My mother was a breast cancer fighter for over 14 years and passed away in 2011 and my dad fought the good fight with brain cancer with everything that was in him and passed in 2009.

Sometimes the fight gets the best of you but my mom and dad certainly did not go without that fight.

My big bros and I of course have held on to those things that carry special meaning to us. The items that you see in this store were the things that made up their life together. My mother was an avid sewer and crafter so you will see many things from her sewing room. My father was a musician, sports fan and a photography enthusiast. My brothers were soccer players and now both fathers with kids of their own. I am the baby in the family so you'll see some of my old toys and other typical things you may find in any little girl's, teenage girl's, young woman's room.

Each item was carefully selected and chosen to be shared and hopefully loved by a new owner.

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  • Melissa

    Owner

    I was born and raised in the same house right here in Dallas, Texas. I am a photographer, artist, a creative. I've had my travels throughout my life thanks in huge part to my parents who's life you'll see in this shop.

Shop policies

Last updated on August 29, 2012
Hello there! Thank you so much for stopping by, taking a look around and for shopping at The Darbyshire House. Most of the items you'll find in here have been used and loved but have been well taken care of. Please, do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns about an item.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
  • Money Order
Payment
Currently, the only payment accepted is PayPal.
Shipping
As soon as your order has been received and once payment has cleared, please allow three business days for packaging, shipping and handling).

For the most part, items will be shipped using USPS First Class shipping. If an item does not fit under the First Class Shipping requirements, Priority Mail shipping will be used. First Class shipments usually arrive with 3 to 5 business days and Priority mail shipments usually arrive within 2 to 3 business days.

At this moment I allow shipments to Canadian and UK buyers. I hope to expand that in the future. Your exact shipping time depends on your more specific location.

Please contact me if you need a more expedited shipment and/or if you live in another country not listed for an item.
Refunds and Exchanges
Please, contact me if you are not completely satisfied with your item and I will do my best to work with you and resolve the issue.