Bauble Bar describes the name plate as follows:
A classic name-plate pendant features a new pop culture twist. This delicately scripted necklace is a #must-have for any modern-day social media maven. Our customizable pendants let you select chain length, and metal color, so you can be sure this personal piece will be made just for you. Please note that we cannot include hyphens in nameplates, but can include a second capitalized letter.
Estimated Ship Date: This item is handmade to order and takes approximately five weeks to ship. This item is final sale only.
|My Bauble Bar Twitter Plate Necklace and free earrings as an apology for my wait thanks to their amazing customer service! Although I only got to enjoy the earrings for this photo. Kat quickly snatched them up and claimed them as hers!|
I'm extremely happy with my necklace, I couldn't wait to put it on when it arrived. But, I ordered my name plate 7 1/2 weeks ago and it finally arrived today. I emailed Bauble Bar to find out about the status last week though. I received an email back fairly quickly, they let me know the necklaces take 5 weeks to make and mine had arrived to them just that day and they would send an extra goody for my wait. Which is awfully nice, but my thought was that they should update their site and perhaps state an estimated ship date of 8-10 weeks, rather than the 5 weeks they show. I have ordered custom items before and they usually all state 8 - 10 weeks. But if you tell me 5 weeks, then I am expecting 5 weeks. A quick look at their Facebook page shows that there were others worried about the wait as well. Minor detail? Maybe? But if anyone is looking at ordering one, I thought I would put it out there so you are not freaking out at week 7.
I do want to mention that I have ordered several items from Bauble Bar since ordering this item and each time they are quick to ship, they meet my expectations and their customer service has been amazing. I love when a company stands behind their products and service. They really deliver. So the wait on this product is not enough to deter me
from ordering again, rather more of a hitch on the wording on their site in my opinion. I think if I were to order a custom item from them again I would call to confirm the accurate wait time. I just think if I ordered something like this for a gift, there is a big difference between 5 weeks and 7 1/2 and it just may be too late. Otherwise I will stick with their non custom items.
So what do you think about the Twitter-Plate Necklace? Do you think I should have gone
with the one that is just a regular name plate?
*Disclosure, this item was purchased by me for my personal use. Bauble Bar did not send me this item for review or consideration. If you choose to sign up for Bauble Bar and make a purchase under my invite, I receive credits on future purchases. You do not need an invitation to join Bauble Bar.