While we love mini makers, For the Makers is only available for anyone 15 years or older. If you think your child would love For the Makers please create your own account and work on whichever projects you feel are age appropriate for your child with them. By creating a For the Makers account you agree that you are 15 years or older.
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What happened to your subscription service?
We have switched our focus and are now only offering kits and materials a la carte in our shop! You'll find everything you need to start DIY'ing like a pro.
Is there sales tax?
Any orders shipping to NY or NJ will have sales tax added to their order.
How much does shipping cost?
Shipping is a $5 flat fee. We try and make it as simple as possible!
Where does For the Makers ship?
We currently ship only to the United States, its territories, and APO Boxes.
Where does For the Makers ship from?
We ship from the east coast with an estimated 5-10 business days for delivery. Orders are sent via the US Postal Service.
Will I be able to track my shipment?
We always provide you with tracking information once your order has shipped via email. You can find the tracking number under shipments in your profile. Just make sure you are logged in to see this information.
My order never showed up but it says delivered, what should I do?
If you are worried about your missing order please first contact your local post office or speak with your postal worker to find out if they have more information. Sometimes it takes a couple more days to arrive even though it says delivered. If that doesn't help please send us an email and we can try to get it resolved (email@example.com).
How do I give a For the Makers gift card?
Please check out our gifting page. You can give up to $500 to the lucky gift recipient! If you included a note it will be sent via email at a date of your choosing. Oh, and you rock for being so thoughtful.
I received a For the Makers gift. Now what?
Lucky you! You'll find easy to follow instructions for each project on our projects page, simply search the project name in the search bar. You'll find expert tips, tricks and tons of DIY inspiration on the blog. To track your package or comment on projects, please create a free account.
Where did you get that material/part/thingy?
We source from all over the world, including making exclusive materials and supplies you can't find anywhere else. The response to the materials that we include in each collection was so overwhelming that we opened the shop so we could help people make more things more often. If there is something that you must have but don't see in the store let us know. We can't guarantee that we'll be able to bring it back but we'll try. Often things are vintage or we made in very limited runs.
How do you come up with the ideas for the projects?
We translate runway and street fashion into easy to make projects. We are endlessly inspired by New York and attuned to new materials and supplies available. When we can’t find something we have it made. We hunt out vintage and aren't afraid to use materials in nontraditional ways. We keep our eyes peeled and we only make what we really love.
How do I know what to do with the cool stuff I buy?
We provide easy to follow tutorials for every project. If you’ve got an idea of your own, make it! We also have lots of inspiration over on our blog. We love to see what you create... Use #forthemakers to tag your Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter photos.
What is your return policy?
You may return any eligible product ordered from For the Makers within 14 days from receipt of delivery of merchandise. Please send us an email ahead of time alerting us of your return and we can give you instructions on how to mail it back. We are unable to accept returns of goods that are not in their original packaging. Refunds are processed after the goods have been received. If you are missing an item or something arrived broken, send us an email and we'll fix it! firstname.lastname@example.org