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Winter Holiday Order Deadlines

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Winter Holiday Order Deadlines

Winter Holiday Order Deadlines: USA & Canada 29th Nov United Kingdom 15th Dec Rest of World 23rd Nov (these are guidelines and not guarantees) ********************************* I post from Manchester, Untied Kingdom. I can guarantee that I will post on time, but sadly I can't guarantee how long postie will take to get your goodies to you, especially if there are any delays at customs offices or Covid related delays. Please order in plenty of time if you need any items to give as gifts. I can offer the option of posting directly to the recipient and I'm happy to add...

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What is "Tibetan Silver"?

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Tibetan silver Historically 'Tibetan Silver' did contain pure Silver, and some old items may be predominantly Silver. Zangyin is a Chinese term for 'Tibetan silver' - it seems to originate from a scholar's term for the inferior silver adulterated with high proportion of copper used for Tibetan coinage in the late Qing Dynasty period. In modern usage refers to a variety of white non-precious metal alloys used primarily in jewellery components, with an appearance similar to aged silver. 'Tibetan Silver' includes copper-tin alloys; zinc alloys; and other alloy compositions, as well as base metals such as iron plated with a Sterling Silver alloy. An X-ray analysis showed that six...

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Darkmoon Fayre Prime Discounts!

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Due to lower running costs of this shop compared to the huge cut Etsy takes from my sales, I can offer some substantial long term discounts for any items bought from my shop.  For first time customers a 15% discount: Enter “Welcome15” at the checkout Or click https://darkmoonfayre.net/discount/Welcome15%25       For all repeat customers a 10% discount: Enter “Repeat10” at the checkout Or click https://darkmoonfayre.net/discount/Repeat10%25     To get these discounts I only ask you to do 2 things: that you register using: Create account  When you check out please make sure you tick “Keep me up to date on news and exclusive offers”. Don’t...

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Last Order Deadlines For Xmas

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Just a gentle reminder that some last order dates for the holidays are fast approaching. Last Order Deadlines For Xmas: Australia, New Zealand, Eastern Europe 4th Dec USA, Canada, Europe 5th Dec, UK 17th Dec Rest of the word 3rd Dec As always these are based on the Royal Mail's "guidelines" and are not guarantees. I CAN guarantee that I will post on time, but I can't guarantee how long postie will take, so order early to avoid disappointment!

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Postal Updates

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Full details and up-to-date information can be found on: https://business.help.royalmail.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5317/~/international-incidents-update "on suspension" means Royal Mail are currently not sending items to the named area as there are no available transport links. Items sent will be held and you'll experience significant delays. Other areas may experience delays due to staff shortages, prioritising essential supplies or the clearing of backlogs after postal suspensions.  Even after the resuming of services delays may still be evident in some countries due to in-country restrictions remain in place to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. *************************************** Update 2 September 2020 for: Hong Kong: Start date: 28 March 2020Latest Update: 2 September 2020End date: OngoingIncident: Coronavirus...

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