wearthou

Handmade wearable art in sterling silver, gold, wood

Vancouver, Canada · 2865 Sales

wearthou

Handmade wearable art in sterling silver, gold, wood

Vancouver, Canada 2865 Sales On Etsy since 2008

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Shirley

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Last updated on May 18, 2016

Hello, I'm on a short break and will reopen at the end of May.
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Shirley

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Shirley

About

Create. Grow. Share....Bliss.

Once a seasonal hobby has now grown into a love of squirreling hours away inside my studio that actually does sit above the garage. An evening course in silversmithing 14 years ago has evolved in a lot of trials, and yes, errors. Some pieces do end up in my scrap pile to be recycled but I enjoy the 'figuring it out' part - it's the problem-solver in me.

Coming from a large family of creative people spawned that creativeness and it was natural to love sewing and drawing. Seeing a fresh box of sharpened pencil crayons can take me back to that moment of childhood excitement - holding a box of creative heaven.

As a child, I watched my dad disappear into the back room to come out hours later with a small chair or table... my mom and older sisters made us special occasion dresses. With limited funds, you made things back then. I'm thrilled to see a trend to get back to those roots; to get back to growing food; to build with your own two hands - the satisfaction always and still amazes me.

My happy place: my studio and my garden.

I couldn't do this without my creative and supportive better half who calls me from the tool store to see if I need anything; builds my shelves; and makes small wooden disks for my necklaces. Creative in his own right, design feedback is a shout away.


~Shirley

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Shop members
  • Shirley Campbell

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Creator, Photographer, Gardener

  • Bruce Campbell

    Creator, Supporter

    Wood turner extraordinaire, Bruce collaborates with me in some of the wood and sterling silver items.

Shop policies

Last updated on March 23, 2016
We are committed to environmental sustainability so all our woods come from Certified Sustainable Forests (CSF).

The mining of most new precious metals, including silver, negatively impacts the environment and cultures surrounding mines. I buy my silver from 100% pre-produced sources that have been refined down to their purest forms and forged into new clean metal. We can all take steps to minimize the effects on the environment buy supporting handmade products that are not manufactured in large commercial supply. Thank you!!

I would be happy to work with you on a custom design piece. Full payment is required prior to production and are non-refundable.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
  • Check
Payment
I accept Paypal, Visa or Mastercard or American Express.
Shipping
SHIPPING DETAILS ** PLEASE READ ** !!
To keep shipping costs as low as possible, I ship via light packet and package your item as flat as possible, and in most cases, in a gift box ready for gift giving - larger items will be packaged in my own handmade recycled packaging. ***This light packet method of shipping is NOT GUARANTEED or INSURED and Wearthou cannot be held responsible for lost items during transit.***

*Buyers are responsible for any receiving fees, including customs fees, taxes, and tariffs.*
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REGULAR SHIPPING BY AIR
Light packet shipping time frame for deliveries as provided by Canada Post:
Canada 2-7 business days
USA 6-10 business days
Int'l up to 14 business days
In rare occurrences some packages may take 3-5 weeks due to customs and the international policies.
Refunds and Exchanges
I want you to be happy with your purchase so if you're not completely satisfied with your purchase please let me know and I will try to make things right for you. If an item was broken during the shipment, I will repair it promptly. If you're still not happy, please return the item to me within 30 days in its original packaging and I will refund your full purchase minus the shipping fees.

*Please note - earrings cannot be returned due to hygenic reasons.

*No returns on custom orders.
Additional policies and FAQs
Wholesale enquiries are welcomed.