FAQ and Links at french-treasures
The list of questions and answers apply to both this site and to
the Etsy store.
How long has french-treasures.com
been in business?
french-treasures.com was established online in 1999, but had
started in New York City a few years earlier. We were the first
antique textile site online.
Does french-treasures.com sell reproduction fabrics?
No. Absolutely no reproductions. All items on the site are
original and are from the period as described, with most being
from the mid-19th century up to the 1930s.
Are the antique and vintage fabrics in good
french-treasures has selected good quality items without any
major flaws. As with all antique or vintage items, there are
occasionally some signs of age, but every effort is taken to
describe any flaws in the product description. I've provided
high-quality photos to show the detail of each item. If you have
any questions, please feel free to contact me.
How are orders shipped?
Your order will be shipped within two business days via United
States Postal Service Priority mail with tracking and insurance.
Does french-treasures.com accept returns?
No returns or exchanges, so please ask all questions before
What about the various other sites
that use the name "French Treasures"?
There are several sites in the US, England and France that are
using a similar name to "french-treasures.com" to try benefit from the
15 years of French
textile business, started by my company in
1999. They use a similar name in an attempt to divert customers
who are looking for the original french-treasures.com.
Please visit my Etsy store and french-treasures'
My Etsy store (my ID = frenchtreasures)
My blog (french-treasures' blog)
If you have extra time, peruse my photographs:
My flickr photos (User ID = francealot)
Getty Images (I'm a Getty Images artist)
And, below are links to other sites I recommend, listed in alphabetical order:
Andre Burgos Epicurean Antiques (antique corkscrews and wine-related items)
Em's Heart Antique Linens (antique white linens and laces)
Flypaper Textures (textures for digital art)
Marla Mallett Textiles (Oriental textiles and rugs)
Martine Roch (A French artist creating wonderful animal friends)
Mary Jane McCarty (pillows and soft furnishings)