- Appointments / Consultations
- Blog / Website Features
- Blog Policies
- Copyright / Image Credit
- Custom Orders
- Feedback / Reviews
- Gift Certificates
- Product Care
- Quality Assurance
- Rush Orders
- Saving / Protecting Your Garter
- Wedding Planners
Appointments / Consultations
The Garter Girl available via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Julianne is available for in-person consultations in the Washington, D.C. area. Please e-mail email@example.com to schedule an appointment.
Blog / Website Features
Julianne Smith’s Garter Girl blog is a first-hand account of news, happenings and other exciting things going on in the wedding garter world. It is written by Julianne. The blog does not accept sponsored posts and/or paid advertisements.
Comments: Julianne loves hearing from Garter Girl blog readers. However, mean, nasty, offensive, rude, SPAM or otherwise unhelpful comments will be deleted. All comments are subject to Julianne’s approval.
Images: All images posted on The Garter Girl website and/or blog are copyright by their authors and used here under the fair use doctrine of U.S. copyright law. All images on site are credited to The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith, unless otherwise noted. Julianne makes every effort to receive permission from the photograph owners prior to posting. If there is a photo on this blog that is yours and you don’t want it used, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. If you run a blog, website, business or any other outlet, Julianne would love for you to use and re-post pictures. However, if you use photos from the blog or website and/or photos of The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith products, please ensure proper credit is given to Julianne and the photographer who owns the photos.
Syndication: Julianne Smith’s Garter Girl blog does not allow syndication and/or cutting and pasting of blog content. If you see something that you’d like to re-publish, please use a snippet with quotation marks and give proper credit.
Copyright / Image Credit
You are welcome to use photos from The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith’s website and blog and of the products for your blog or website. Please ensure that proper credit is given to The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith and the photographer who owns the photos. If you are in need of additional or different photos, please don’t hesitate to ask Julianne by e-mailing to email@example.com.
The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith specializes in custom designs. Visit the custom gallery for more information. Custom designs take one month to produce. Rush orders and shorter productions times are available. A production schedule will be discussed prior to placing your order. Payment is due prior to production. Payment is accepted via Paypal and personal check. Returns or exchanges will not be accepted on custom orders. Every attempt will be made to discuss your custom design with you prior to payment and production. Once a custom wedding garter design is completed, a picture will be sent for approval prior to shipping.
Feedback / Reviews
The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith welcomes feedback and wants to hear from you! Please send all thoughts, comments, questions and concerns to firstname.lastname@example.org. All comments will be held confidentially and be used to better serve future clients. If you would like to publicly review The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith, you can do so via Product Wedding and Wedding Wire.
Can’t decide or looking for the perfect bridal shower or bachelorette party present? Gift certificates to The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith are available. Please e-mail email@example.com to inquire and place your gift certificate order. To redeem your gift certificate, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
To purchase a wedding garter from The Garter Girl’s collection, click “Add Garter to Bag” on each product page. Orders for sale or discounted wedding garters can be placed by visiting The Garter Girl’s page on Etsy.com. Orders for custom designs can be placed by e-mailing email@example.com. Payment for all orders is handled online via Paypal or personal check. Please visit the Payment section for more information.
All payments to The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith must be received in full prior to the production and shipping of garter orders. Payment is accepted online via Paypal and personal check. Checks should be made payable to “Julianne Smith.” If paying with check, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for shipping information. A $50.00 fee will be charged for all returned checks.
All stylish wedding garter purchased from The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith come with a keepsake bag to save and protect your garter before and after the wedding. All wedding garters are hand-made by Julianne and thus delicate. Please take great care when handling your garter. Gentle spot cleaning with cold water is recommended for all wedding garters, unless otherwise instructed. Wedding garters can also be soaked in cold water and laid flat to dry. Garters with feathers, flowers or rosettes should not be soaked. If extremely soiled, a small amount of delicate laundry detergent, such as Woolite, can be mixed into a cold water bath or dabbed on as a spot treatment. Before putting your garter away in the keepsake bag for long-term saving, please be sure to carefully clean and fully air-dry your garter, helping to preserve it. Visit the blog for more information on saving and protecting your garter.
All stylish wedding garters from the collection are made-to-order and take about 3 weeks to hand-produce by Julianne. Custom wedding garters take one month to produce. Sale/discount garters sold on Julianne’s Etsy page are already made and ready to ship out each Monday. Once the wedding garter order is shipped, the purchaser will be notified via the email address used to purchase the garter. Please visit the Shipping section for more information.
The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith’s stylish wedding garters are hand-made in the United States by Julianne using high quality materials that are also made in the United States (when possible). Each wedding garter is carefully hand-crafted to order for every customer with special care taken to ensure that the garter will last through the wedding day and beyond. Hand made items are delicate, however, and special care should be taken when handling the wedding garter. Also, certain materials, such as elastic and feathers, have a limited lifespan, regardless of construction, and might need to be replaced after long periods of time. If anything should happen to your wedding garter, Julianne will gladly fix or replace your item. E-mail email@example.com with any issues, problems or questions.
If you are unhappy with your stylish wedding garter purchase, returns or exchanges will be accepted on unused items within 30 days of purchase. Returns and/or exchanges will not be accepted on custom designs orders. All shipping costs are non-refundable. If you have a question or would like to request a return, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rush orders and shipping are available for additional fees. Production take three weeks for collection garters and one month for custom orders. Shipping is an additional 2-3 days days. If you need your stylish wedding garter sooner, The Garter Girl will be happy to work with you to handle your rush request. You can also purchase your garter selection with the “Rush” shipping option to receive your garter in one week or 5 business days. The rush shipping selection is only for domestic U.S. orders. Please e-mail email@example.com with rush order requests.
Saving / Protecting Your Garter
All stylish wedding garters purchased from The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith come with a hand-made keepsake bag to protect your garter before and after the wedding. This small cotton bag protects your garter over time so that it can be shared as a wedding heirloom. Before putting your garter away for saving, be sure to carefully clean it and remove and soil or stains to ensure it will hold up over time. Visit the Product Care section for more information on how to clean your stylish wedding garter.
Shipping time is in addition to production time. Please allow three weeks for collection garters and one month for custom designs on the production of your stylish wedding garter prior to shipping. Once the item is produced, it will be shipped through the United States Postal Service’s 2-3 day priority mail delivery service with tracking information. Domestic U.S. shipping is $7.00 and international shipping is $15.00. Shipping fees are in addition to prices listed and are non-refundable. Once the order is shipped, you will receive an email via the address provided during payment. Rush shipping is available.
Stylish wedding garters from The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith are made to order and thus can be sized accordingly. (This excludes garters listed in the sale section, which are already made.) The standard wedding garter will stretch to fit from 14 to 21 inches around. It is recommended that you wear your wedding garter just above the knee. If you have any concerns about the sizing of your garter, please contact Julianne directly at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss. Julianne will gladly handle custom size requests. Here are a few blog posts that might help answer any size questions or concerns: Will a Garter Rub or Hurt My Leg? - Where Should I Wear My Garter - How to Fit Your Wedding Garter
The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith loves working with and partnering with wedding planners around the country. If you are wedding planner and interested in learning more, please contact email@example.com. The Garter Girl by Julianne Smith also carries two special wedding garters designed specifically for a wedding planner’s emergency kit.