Lavender Clay Watercolor Earrings

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

While we absolutely love personally connecting with you about any and all question's, sometimes it's nice to have an easy space to review FAQs without having to reach out.

What is Paperclay?

Paperclay is a child friendly, non-toxic modeling clay made of natural materials.

It does not require a firing process, does not emit VOCs and is earth friendly and biodegradable. Click here for a full breakdown of our materials and sourcing practices. 

Do You Bake Paperclay?

Paperclay is an air dry clay and takes about 3 days to fully dry after carving/sculpting.

Is Paperclay Brittle?

Yes it is very brittle before we treat it. After our multistep sealing and glazing process the jewelry becomes very durable.

Is Paperclay Jewelry Lightweight?

Paperclay is featherlight!

Even our largest earrings weigh mere grams! When reading a product description, scroll down to the section labeled "Details" to find out the size and weight of the specific piece you are falling in love with.

Are your finishes environmentally friendly?

All of our finishing materials are earth friendly, water based, acid free, low VOC and 3rd party certified non-toxic.

Click here for a full breakdown of our materials and sourcing practices. 

What kind of paints do you use?

We use a mixture of certified non-toxic, handmade, earth and plant pigments, most of which have been turned into watercolor paints or pastels to color the clay.

Click here for a full breakdown of our materials and sourcing practices. 

How do I Care for my Jewelry?

Each art piece is unique and designed to be carefully worn with awareness and reverence. It's natural elements may vintage and evolve with time.

-STORE IN A CLEAN, DRY, DARK ENVIRONMENT.

-KEEP AWAY FROM MAKEUP, PERFUMES, OILS, AND CREAMS.

-DO NOT SLEEP IN OR SWIM OR SHOWER WITH YOUR JEWELRY.

-IF NEEDED, GENTLY AND QUICKLY CLEAN EARRINGS WITH A SOFT CLOTH OR Q-TIP AND SOAPY WATER. DRY IMMEDIATELY.

What if My Jewelry Breaks or Gets Lost?

If an item breaks or separates during normal wear, despite following our care guidelines, within the first 90 days you may send it back to us for repair or replacement.

After 90 days, any repairs will require a $20 charge, plus shipping fees, and we cannot guarantee a repair will work. We do not replace broken items after 90 days. Please contact us about the necessary repair so we can help you ship it back to us. 

What metals do you use?

We use sweat-proof, ethically sourced, 14K gold filled jewelry components.

Click here for a full breakdown of our materials and sourcing practices. 

I'm a Silver Soul, do you offer other metal options aside from 14K Goldfill?

We do not keep any other metals in the studio but if you would like to special order a custom metal please contact us.

Do you offer returns?

We offer 30 day, no questions asked, full refund returns for unused, full priced items in their original condition including gift wrapping

We do not accept returns on SALE/Imperfect, custom, customized or marked down items. To start a return, go here. Click here to review our full returns and refunds policy.

Is Your Packaging sustainable?

We take pride in our beautiful, 100% earth friendly packaging!

Click here to read more about how we care for Mother Earth while packaging your jewelry.

How soon will I get my jewelry?

Sonder Adornment LLC does its best to ship orders within 5-7 business days of placement.

However, Pre-Orders and custom or customized orders may vary up to several weeks. Please carefully read each product description to find out if it has a special shipping timeline in the the details. Click here for our full Shipping Policy.

I made an order several weeks ago and have not received shipment info. What's up?

Please carefully read each product description to find out if it has a special shipping timeline in the the details.

If the item was a Pre-0rder or custom piece it will not ship in our normal timeframe and Ellie still may be working on it for you. You are always welcome to reach out and inquire about the status of your order anytime! Click here to connect with us about your order.

Do you ship to my country?

Yes. We ship orders worldwide. Click here for our full Shipping Policy.

Are You Ever at local markets?

At current, we are not able to commit to in person markets, due to Ellie's disability.

I live locally, can I pick up my pieces?

We do not have organized local pick up at this time.

Can I shower and swim in my jewelry?

By prioritizing biodegradable clay, paints and finishes, there is not extra space for rough play such as swimming or showering with your jewelry on. It will degrade quickly in water. Click here for our guide on caring for your art.

Do you take Payment Plans?

There are multiple payment options in the checkout, including Affirm payment plans.

I have an idea for a design I want. Do you do custom orders?

We love custom orders so please connect with us here  and fill out a custom art request so we can get started on your bespoke piece.

We cannot WAIT to see your design! 

How can I get involved in the Sonder community?

Oh sweet soul we would LOVE to have you involved!

You can follow us here on Instagram where we post lots of behind the scenes, run giveaways and chat regularly with all our people. For a more exclusive, high touch experience, the chance to give input into our designs, first dibs on new releases, etc. join us here in Our Inner Circle. 

Do You Sell Wholesale?

If you are interested in partnering with us through a wholesale relationship we would love to connect.

Please contact us here. 

Do You Sell Private Lable?

We would love to discuss with you more about private label work. Please contact us here to start the conversation.