FAQ's

WHO ARE WE AND WHY BUY IN EL ATELIER  SECRETO?

 

We are a company of young women’s entrepreneurs from Latin America, created by and for women and our workers too are young designers that are treated with equality, respect and enjoy short labor hours.

Our Company does not import products from Countries with mass production, we use what we make, so we can certify the love and care put in our products. We have a close Eco-friendly Production, reusing, recycling, saving energy, reducing carbon footprint, using mostly cruelty-free and vegan materials and selecting our fabrics with care from countries where labor rights are respected, that results in a unique, timeless and stylish garment made with care and consciousness, ideal for the ethical Shopper.  

WHY ARE WE A SLOW FASHION BRAND?

El Atelier Secreto makes unique pieces of garment with the highest quality of fabrics available in our region. Our motive is fair trade, slow fashion, eco-friendly and tradition. Thas why all our clothes are manufactured always in limited editions and personally by a team of young Chilean workers, that are expert tailors and seamstress.  Our workshop functions only with solar energy and our team is committed to recycling at a personal and fabric stage, that's why all the waste fabric of our workshop is donated to smaller businesses of our community.  Our all-women team handcraft every ready to wear or pret-a-couture piece with care and love, because we want to be a different brand that seas clothes as preciously as clothes were treated in the past. 

 

DO WE TAILOR TO PERSONALIZED MEASUREMENTS?

Big yes! We want you to look and feel perfect while wearing our clothing; this is why we take perfect fitting and tailoring very seriously. While purchasing in our online store we offer you a complete guide of the measurements needed for every product, as you can see in every measurement chart, you will need several measurements to confirm the ideal fit for every product, this is because we care about the fitting of our clothing. And if our sizes don’t match your body we have a complete line on high-quality garments that can be tailored to perfection with the measurements of your Body, so if you want a piece of tailored clothing,  don’t worry! you can still use all our designs, just contact our Design Team for costume fitting Clothing, and you can have clothes tailored to fit at your doorstep.

WHAT IS OUR  PRET-A-PORTER COLLECTION?

You are looking to our vintage-inspired items made and adapted to the modern day in a selection of quality stretchy fabrics that can adapt and shape to your body in a marvelous way! This collection is made to look unique and make you look beautiful wearing it. All these items are made with modern patterning adapted to look like a beautiful vintage garment. The fabrics used to make this selection are originated from high standard fabrics from South Korea.

WHAT IS OUR  PRET-A-COUTURE COLLECTION?

Welcome to our corner of truly high quality and true to history vintage inspired selection of clothing! there you can find a collection of clothing pieces such as coats and jackets or skirts and dresses made in rich and unique fabrics like 100% Chilean wool, Chilean Cashmere, Chilean linen,  Chilean or  North American 100% cotton, Vegan woolen fabric, gabardine, and much more! every item is made from real vintage patterning adapted to a perfect fitting. Due to the complex nature of these unique pieces, they can only be made with your personalized measurements and be tailored by our team of seamstresses and tailors to fit you perfectly. 

 

DO WE SHIP WORLDWIDE?

Yes! we offer express airmail international shipping for all our purchases. We care about your order. We dispatch your orders in 1 working day (Monday to Friday) for national purchases and 1-2 working days for international orders via secure and insured express courier (FedEx). We offer you through our contact support, tracking of the shipment all over the world, so you can always know how close your product is, the transit time of the shipping is from 3 up to 7 days. 

TELL ME THE INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING COST

ALL INTERNATIONAL SHIPPINGS OF THIS SITE ARE MADE THROUGH FEDEX, the shipping is secured and express, will get to your door in approx 7 working days, the cost of FedEx shipping through this site has a 40% OFF of regular FedEx express international Shipping price: don't waste this chance!

Customers purchasing from abroad will be charged for shipping costs during the purchase process and before payment, so you can always see the shipping price on your shopping cart before payment.

Once you have placed your order and you have filled the shipping form we will ship your order after obtaining the payment authorization unless you cancel your order, acceptance of your order and completion of the contract between you and us will be completed when we receive the payment authorization.

We will email you to confirm that the goods have been dispatched.

 

Import duty or tax costs of your country will be invoiced to you directly from the courier or customs if applied, each country or local customs authority determine the cost or exemption of taxes in your home country. 

WHICH ARE OUR PAYMENT METHODS?

The payment methods offered in our site for international purchase is PayPal, PayPal is fast and safe, and allow you not only to pay under protection but to be able to pay with multiple options like credit cards, Debit, cards, bank accounts, etc. from most countries in the world in USD currency, so  you can Buy with no worries! 

DO WE HAVE WHOLESALE?

Yes, everything we do is handcrafted and slow fashion, but still, we do have wholesale of our handmade products. If you are a boutique owner you can ask for our wholesale catalog and pricing via e-mail in the contact form of this site. 

IM INTERESTED IN COLLAB WITH YOU

If you are a vintage model and like what you see in our collection, and would love to have personalized and tailored pieces of clothing, please contact us via mail or Instagram because we are interested in collabs in your home country wherever you are!

I NEED YOUR CONTACT INFO!

 

Because we are a Business focused in details we offer to our customers personalized attention, so you can always contact us for any inquiry and we will provide you fast and direct assistance.

 

+ Contact our Sales Department

+ Contact our Costume Service

+ Contact our Design Team

TAKE ME TO CUSTOMER SERVICE!

+ Customer Service Info