shipping & taxes
Shipping methods and costs
Depending on the item(s) you purchase at valeriasmith.com and the location to which the items will be delivered, different shipping methods will be available. Each shipping method has its own restrictions and charges that will be applied to your order.
At checkout, you will be prompted to choose a shipping method for your item(s). (Please note, some items may offer only one shipping method.) Shipping costs are dependent on the items in your order and the shipping method you select. Your total shipping charges will automatically compute during checkout prior to the completion of your order.
Generally, you will have the option of upgrading your shipping method for faster delivery (such as two day or one day service). If you choose to upgrade your shipping method to two day, your order must be received and clear credit authorization by 12:00 pm (noon) cst or your order may not be processed until the following business day. If you choose to upgrade your shipping method to one day service, your order must be received and clear credit authorization by 12:00 pm (noon) cst in order to receive your package the next business day. Business days are monday-friday, excluding federal holidays within the United States.
We offer the following convenient delivery options*:
|order value||standard||two day||one day||standard international|
|(4-8 bus. days)||(2 bus. days)||(1 bus. day)|
|$49.99 and under||free||$16.00||$24.00||n/a|
|$50.00 - $99.99||free||$19.00||$27.00||n/a|
|$100.00 - $199.99||free||$21.00||$29.00||n/a|
|$200.00 - $249.99||free||$22.00||$30.00||n/a|
|$250.00 - $499.99||free||$22.00||$30.00||n/a|
|u.s. virgin islands||n/a||n/a||n/a||$58.00|
|micronesia (federated states of)||n/a||n/a||n/a||$94.00|
|northern mariana islands||n/a||n/a||n/a||$94.00|
Shipping rules and restrictions
• Orders are shipped on business days only. Business days are monday-friday, excluding federal holidays within the United States.
• Orders to Alaska or Hawaii require expedited shipping. Ground shipping is not available.
• Orders shipping to an apo or fpo military address may only be shipped via the u.s. postal service and cannot be expedited. Please note these orders may take up to 21 days for delivery.
• Other than the u.s. territories and Canada we cannot ship to any international destinations.
• All expedited orders require a street address.
• You will not be charged for any item until it is shipped to you.
• Please call our customer service team at 1-212-202-1404 if you have any questions.
State laws require that we charge applicable sales tax on orders shipped to addresses in New York State only.
We do not charge sales tax on the purchase of gift certificates; however, items paid for with gift certificates will be taxed if shipped to addresses in the states or regions mentioned above.
Duties, customs and vat for orders to us territories and Canada
Please note, international orders are subject to duties, customs, and value added taxes. if you are shipping your order outside of the continental united states, as a condition of sale, you acknowledge and agree that title to your order transfers to you after exportation from the united states and immediately prior to importation of such order at the border of the ship to location and assume all risk and responsibility for the import clearance, duties, and delivery to final destination. These charges must be paid upon receipt of your order. Be sure to verify the additional cost you may incur with the authorities of the country the order is being shipped to.