How can I change or cancel my order?
We process all orders as soon as possible and often within hours of being placed. Therefore to cancel or change an order, please contact us as soon as possible on 01676 530 000 or email@example.com. We will do our best to make the changes you require but if the order has already been dispatched, you will need to follow our returns procedure (please see below).
How will my order be posted?
We post our items using Royal Mail. Buyers are responsible for any customs or import taxes that may apply in their country. We don’t have any control over delays due to items being held by customs in other countries. The customer is responsible for any import tax or customs charges that may be applicable.
How long will my order take to arrive?
That depends on the delivery services. Some customers choose standard shipping at checkout which is cheaper but generally takes longer and there is no tracking available. If you choose the Tracked and Signed shipping option, this generally is quicker and there is tracking available. Due to the disruption caused by COVID-19, some UK items are taking up to 21 working days to arrive and for international items, between 6 - 8 weeks to arrive. Thank you for your patience.
What is the cost of postage?
The costs depend on your location, the weight of your order and the current Royal Mail UK rates. Your shipping options will be displayed at checkout, after you enter your shipping address. For all international orders, we recommend selecting the tracked shipping option.
When will my order be dispatched?
Providing the kit ordered is in stock, we will aim to post your order within 4 working days. If your order is out of stock, we will contact you with further options. Please note, during the coronavirus pandemic, processing time is on average 3 working days. For all stitch-a-long and pre-order items, we aim to ship your order within 14 working days but this cannot be guaranteed as we are experiencing a high volume of orders at the current time.
How do I apply I discount code?
On the final checkout page, there is a box under the total price, in which you can enter any active discount code and it will be automatically applied. Please note, discount codes cannot be combined with any other offer e.g. a bundle discount, subscription deal or first order 10% discount.
Can I return my order?
Yes, we offer a 28-day money back guarantee. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will provide further details on how to return your unused, unopened and undamaged item to us and a refund will be processed within 10 days. Any issues with a lost order must be raised within 10 weeks since dispatch or we cannot process a replacement. Digital products, due to their instant nature of delivery, cannot be refunded.
Where do you deliver?
We deliver to over 50 countries worldwide. The customer is responsible for any charges levied by their bank, PayPal or other debit/credit card provider for currency exchanges or purchases from the UK, if they are based overseas. For any queries relating to exchange rates or bank charges, please contact your bank or PayPal directly. We have no authorisation or control over these charges.
Can I buy the pattern on its own?
Most of our kits are also available as digital patterns. If you can't find what you're after, please do get in touch!
Can I sell the work once it is complete?
Patterns may not be resold in any form and they may not be offered for free in any forum, such as a blog. Finished items may not be sold without our permission - please contact email@example.com if you have any specific questions.
Can I buy a completed piece?
Unfortunately, we are unable to sell finished pieces. One sample of each pattern is made for photography purposes and these need to be kept for publicity.
Do you hold on to my credit card details?
No, all details supplied are not held by us, they are securely used and processed via paypal. We can guarantee the complete security of our site and payment processing SSL via Shopify. SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is the security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral.
Do you accept commissions?
No, unfortunately at the current time we do not have capacity to accept any new commissions. Please check back in future as this may be a possibility at a later date.
Can you design a custom pattern for me?
We work with select magazines and companies on collaborations but you can soon use www.loveitstitchit.com to create and sell your own cross stitch patterns!
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