Please contact Susan Meller on the CONTACT page for any items you want to purchase.
Items will be shipped through the United States Postal Service (USPS) in Priority Mail or First Class boxes at the same prices as the USPS charges. Unless otherwise requested, parcels will be sent by the least expensive way.
The USPS requires that all First Class Mail (except Media mail) sent within the USA must not exceed 4 pounds. If a package weighs more than 4 pounds, it must go by Priority Mail (which only costs slightly more than regular mail).
The postage cost to be agreed upon before order is finalized.
International buyers are responsible for paying any customs fees, and/or duties.
Sorry, but no orders under $25 will be shipped to destinations outside of the United States.
USPS Shipping charges (These are the current Flat Rates charged by the US Postal Service – other services may be less expensive):
Small Priority Mail Flat Rate Box (8⅝” x 5⅜” x 1⅝”)
Within the USA and Hawaii: $6.80
To Canada (maximum weight 4 pounds): $25
To the rest of the world (maximum weight 4 pounds): $33
Medium Priority Mail Flat Rate Box (13⅝” x 11⅞” x 3⅜” or 11” x 8½” x 5½”)
Within the USA and Hawaii: $13.45
To Canada (maximum weight 20 pounds): $45
To the rest of the world (maximum weight 20 pounds): $66
Large Priority Mail Flat Rate Box (23⅝” x 11¾” x 3” or 12” x 12” x 5½”)
Within the USA and Hawaii: $18.75
To Canada (maximum weight 20 pounds): $60
To the rest of the world (maximum weight 20 pounds): $86
Tracking will be included in the shipping price.
USPS Shipping Charges
USPS estimated delivery times: Priority Mail within the USA and Hawaii – 2 to 3 business days; Priority Express – 1 business day
To the rest of the world: Priority Mail – 6 to 10 business days; Priority Express – 3 to 5 business days
Textile Designs: 1 – 2 copies will fit in a Medium Priority Mail Box
Russian Textiles: 1 – 3 copies will fit in a Medium Priority Mail Box
Silk and Cotton: 1 – 2 copies will fit in a Medium Priority Mail Box
If you would like an autographed copy of any of these books please let Susan know and she will be happy to do so.
Different book titles can be combined – the size of the box will depend on the quantity and sizes of the chosen books.
1 – 3 sets of cards: Small Priority Mail Box
More than 3 sets of cards: Medium Priority Mail Box or 2 Small Priority Mail Boxes
The size of the USPS Priority Mail, or First Class box, will depend on what is ordered.
Please do not make payment until you receive an invoice. (I will email you an invoice within 24 hours of receiving your order.)
- Any return items must be mailed back within one week upon receipt of of the package.
- PayPal or Checks are accepted. Major Credit Cards are accepted through PayPal.
- Western Union is also accepted (as a last option).
- PayPal and Western Union payment is due within 48 hours after receiving your invoice.
- Checks should be mailed within 48 hours after receiving your invoice.
- Checks must be in US dollars and drawn on a US bank.
Please make checks payable to Susan Meller – the mailing address will be on your invoice.
(Please note that packages will not be shipped until checks have cleared.)
You will be responsible for the cost of shipping BOTH WAYS if any items are returned.
Please be sure and re-pack them carefully as you will be responsible if items arrive damaged due to poor packaging on your end.
Books: There are no returns on books, unless the book is damaged in shipping. If that should happen, please contact me as soon as possible – do not throw away the shipping box. Depending on circumstances, you may need to return the book for either another copy or a refund.
Notecards: There are no returns on notecards, unless they are damaged in shipping. If that should happen, please contact me as soon as possible.
International returns: Sorry no returns. If the cards are damaged in an international shipment, please contact me.
Vintage Cloth: If you purchase a complete length of cloth, it is returnable.
Other Items: Most individual textile pieces offered in the “Antique Textile Bazaar” are returnable – please check with me beforehand, especially for international shipping as to the best way to proceed.