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Oak wood hair barrettes – Set of 3 – Gift Boxed
• Simple, stylish and sustainable wooden hair accessories. We also sell a set of smaller / children’s hair barrettes that can be found here... https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/850549852/childs-hair-barrettes-set-of-3-natural?ref=shop_home_active_1&frs=1
• These set of 3 hair barrettes are handmade by us from natural air-dried Oak wood. As the wood has been air dried, it is full of character and detail - literally no two hair slides will be the same. Some are lighter, some darker, some stripey, some with natural knots, splits and blemishes - but they are all of excellent quality...
• Dimensions: all barrettes are approximately 8.5cm - 9cm long. The small barrette is 1.5cm - 2cm wide; the medium barrette is 2.5cm - 3cm wide and the wide barrette is 3.5cm - 4cm wide
• The metal hair clips are all 7cm in length. These metal clasps are screwed onto the wood. No glue was used, as we try to avoid using petrochemicals. If you have particularily thick or wavy hair we also do a set with Extra Large 9cm barrette clips - https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/865050183/extra-large-hair-barrettes-set-of-2-gift?ref=shop_home_active_1&frs=1&crt=1
• Please note that we use original authentic HIGH QUALITY 'Made in France' barrette clips - French auto-lock barrette backs are of Superior quality and meet EU Nickel directive. They are stamped "Made in France". They have only two parts to them, the barrette back and the hinged clip. Chinese copies will NOT have the "made in France" stamped on them. You will find the Chinese version also have three separate parts, they tend to break and are made of a weaker steel.
• Homemade Beeswax and Tung Oil ‘wood butter’ protective finish
• They will be sent to you in a kraft cardboard box, lined with shredded-wood filler.
• Care instructions: Wipe with a damp cloth or duster (never submerge in water).
Our other hair accessories can be viewed here:
*** gorlech are Claire and Paul, woodcrafters based in rural West Wales – if you would like to know a little bit more about us or how we make our products, check out our YouTube channel
We have a video on our YouTube channel showing how we make these barrettes. It can be viewed here:
We will aim to post your item within 3 working days (delivery times to be agreed individually for custom orders)
Estimated shipping times:
- North America: 5-10 business days
- Europe: 3-5 business days
- UK: 2-5 business days
If you would like to receive an item quicker than the estimated shipping time given above, please message us and we will research alternative postage options for you.
Most of items are sent via the Parcel2Go service. We will provide you with a Parcel2GoTracking number when we dispatch your order. We usually select either Hermes or Parceforce to deliver our items to you. We take out insurance cover for all items.
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply.
We are not responsible for delays due to customs.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
If an item is lost or damaged in transit, we will contact the courier and obtain instructions from them as to what evidence is needed to make a claim. We might need, for example, photographic evidence of damage. Provided we receive requested information, we will refund the buyer for the item and postage costs, and then seek to claim these costs back from the courier.
If returning an unwanted item, it is the buyers responsibility to arrange and pay for return shipping. We recommend that buyers select a tracked service. A refund of the original item value will be given upon successful receipt of the item (provided it is in its original condition). Shipping charges will not be refunded.
Our products (and the packaging for our products) are not toys and are not suitable for children under 3 years of age due to small parts.
Many of our products are made of surplus, recycled or 'waste wood'. Consequently there may be marks, blemishes and splits on the product, but these will not compromise the structural integrity of the item (i.e. we do not sell products that we think will break with normal use!). We think that these marks, blemishes and splits are what gives our pieces their individual and rustic charm.
All of our items are finished with our homemade beeswax and raw Tung oil ‘butter’ to bring out the best in our wood products. Where an item is intended for food use, we use ‘Tung Oil’ (which is safe for this purpose and doesn’t leave an unpleasant taste which could contaminate food). Items with evidence of woodworm have been appropriately treated.
Our candle / tealight / incense holders are designed for use by responsible adults only – never leave a naked flame unattended.
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Dec 29, 2021
Wonderful quality and so happy to give as a gift as intended especially due to the eco friendly quality as well as their look. They work superbly as well! I will buy more in the future.
Dec 19, 2021
Lovely product, beautifully presented and delivered quickly. My second purchase.
Dec 14, 2021
My mum will love these for Christmas, lovely quality. Would highly recommend!
Nov 21, 2021
Great to find hair barrettes that aren't made of plastic. Lovely quality product and beautifully packaged.
Nov 3, 2021
Lovely clips. Each one is slightly different (in addition to the different widths) because of the grain in the wood and the colour. The clip part is also good quality and strong. Fast dispatch and nicely packaged. (I would definitely buy more - perhaps with an animal - fox, stag, hare, bee - burnt into the wood...?)