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Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) worldwide, it is not possible to guarantee postal services internationally. We are therefore temporarily suspending all International orders until further notice. UK orders are currently still being fulfilled by Royal Mail to all UK destinations. Some localised delays are possible around the UK, but deliveries are all getting through We truly hope everyone keeps well and safe. Updated 31.3.20.

Online Shopping at Motif

Online Shopping with Motif

Welcome to Henny Donovan Motif! All Motif products are available for purchase through the Motif website and are extensively illustrated online to help you choose what you would like to purchase for your decorating projects. We are always happy to discuss any of your stencil projects with you by email or over the phone and highly recommend you read our ‘How to Stencil‘ guides before starting on a new stencil project. We do not currently offer a brochure service. All products can be ordered through our online shopping cart or over the phone – both for mail order only. We do not currently offer a customer pick up service.

Our safe and secure online payment system accepts credit, debit card and PayPal payments and is operated and hosted by PayPal Pro Services. We do not store credit card or debit card details nor do we share any customer details with any 3rd parties. We have a minimum order of £10.00 UK Pounds before shipping costs are added.

Motif Shipping and Delivery Terms and Conditions

Despatch Timescales
We aim to send out all orders for in stock items within 48 hours of order receipt (excluding weekends and bank holidays). Orders are sent worldwide by Royal Mail for all UK and International orders. UK customers have a choice of standard delivery or tracked delivery. All international orders are now sent by tracked services only. High value orders may be shipped by courier services as available at discretion of Henny Donovan Motif.

Order Confirmations
As well as an automated web confirmation of your order you will also receive an individual email confirmation to confirm despatch dates and any other relevant information specific to your order.

Shipping/Delivery Addresses
An alternative delivery address to your billing address can be entered in the shopping cart and shipping costs are calculated on the delivery address given. We are happy to send your order to addresses that are alternative/different to your own billing address, but if packages are mislaid at third party addresses, we are not able to accept responsibility for lost orders, or items that are not picked up, not delivered or are mislaid at alternative addresses, such as business addresses, neighbours’, PO Box addresses. These items will not be replaced free of charge, so using an alternative delivery address is at the customer’s own risk.

If an incorrect address or incomplete address has been given to us for the delivery address and the item gets lost in the post, we will not be able to refund this item, or replace it, if the Royal Mail are unable to trace the parcel and return it to us. Please ensure you check the delivery information you enter in the checkout and in the order confirmation email that is sent to you before despatch.

Delivery Timescales
All timescales are from day of dispatch (up to 48 hours after order placement). UK orders arrive 1- 2 working days after despatch. European orders arrive 5 – 7 days after despatch. Orders to the USA arrive up to 10 business days after despatch. Orders to Australia and Asia arrive 10 – 14 days after despatch. These are the Royal Mail advertised delivery timescales, which may differ due to seasonal conditions or local postal policies and services. International security checks may also delay postal deliveries from time to time, which can cause backlogs of mail at ports and airports.

Shipping/Delivery Costs
Shipping costs for each order are based on destination, as well as the weight and dimension of each order and the kinds of items being ordered, which fall into one of the bands given below. Prices in UK Pounds.

Zones UK UK Europe USA, Africa, Middle East Australia, Far East
Bands Standard Tracked Tracked Tracked Tracked
A £1.50 £2.00 £7.90 £8.50 £9.00
B £3.50 £4.60 £8.50 £10.00 £10.00
C £3.50 £4.60 £10.00 £12.50 £14.00
D £3.50 £4.60 £11.00 £14.50 £16.00
E £3.50 £4.60 £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
F £5.80 £6.90 £13.80 £14.50 £16.00
G £8.95 £10.00 £14.95 £20.10 £21.55
H £8.95 £10.00 £15.45 £21.10 £22.45
I £8.95 £10.00 £16.65 £22.70 £24.45
J £16.00 £17.00 £20.00 £40.00 £50.00
K Tracked only £24.00 £30.00 £50.00 £60.00
L Tracked only £35.00 £40.00 £70.00 £120.00

General Information

Currency conversions on our GBP prices
Payment is by credit, debit card and PayPal operated by PayPal Pro Services. All prices throughout the Motif website are quoted in UK Pounds sterling. You can work out currency conversions (for example UK Pounds to US Dollars) by pressing the link provided at the bottom of every page on this site and during checkout. It is the responsibility of each customer to check conversions before purchasing, as the dollar and euro amount will differ from the UK Pounds amount quoted on the website.

Telephone payments
If you have a number of questions about products and any project you are planning to use our products for you can order and pay over the telephone by debit or credit card. Please ring +44 (0) 1874 731282.

Made to Order Stencils
We have a range of made-to-order stencils. These stencils are not carried in current stock, but are still available to purchase on a made to order basis. Paid orders received for these kinds of stencils are cut in our next stock cut and sent out when ready. You will be kept informed of despatch details after ordering. Allow 28 days for dispatch of made to order items. Refunds are not given on these items.

Backorder Stencils
You will see a normal stock item displayed as Backorder from time to time. This sometimes happens with our more popular items and simply means that existing stock of this stencil has sold out and more is being cut in our next stock cut. We do advise going ahead and ordering on Backorder, if you see this, to ensure that you get the stencil from the next stock cut and to avoid disappointment. The normal wait time for Backorder items is 7 – 14 days and can be less.

Customs and Export Charges
Any customs or import duties are normally charged once your package reaches its destination country. These charges must be paid by the recipient of the parcel and are between the customer and destination country border controls. Unfortunately, we have no control over these charges, and cannot tell you what the cost would be, as customs policies and import duties vary widely from country to country. It might be a good idea to contact your local customs office for current charges before you order, so you are not surprised by charges you were not expecting. We do not offer refunds on goods discarded or returned because the customer does not pay the import duty, if applicable. Please make sure you know about your destination country’s import laws before placing your order.

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Cancellations & Returns

If you change your mind about an order you have placed before it has been despatched, you can cancel your order and receive a full refund. To do so please email us as soon as possible, quoting your order ID code and confirmation that you wish to cancel your order. Your payment method will be refunded in full. Please allow up to 14 days for payment to show on your account. We will email confirmation of the refund to you. Refunds are not given on Made to Order, Sale, Discounted or Discontinued items.

Returns and refunds
If you would like to return items for a refund you can do so within 21 days from the date of order. This will be for the value of the goods ordered. Shipping costs are not refunded. To obtain a refund for the cost of the goods, please return items within 21 days of ordering, with the original customer invoice, unopened, new and unused in their original packaging. Stencil Theme Packs must be returned complete (all stencil sheets) or refunds cannot be given. Please email us, quoting your order ID code to confirm what you have returned for a refund (click on the link above to email). We would advise using a postal service with proof of delivery for returning goods, as goods lost in transit cannot be refunded. Return postage costs are the responsibility of the customer. A refund will be credited to your account after receipt of the returned goods. You will only be able to obtain this refund if you are able to return the goods to us, unused and in the same condition as they arrived and in their original packaging, within 21 days of original order. Refunds are not available on made-to-order stencils or on sale, discounted or discontinued items. Postage and packaging costs and original transactions charges will not be refunded after despatch. The original payment method will be credited with the refund amount within 21 days.

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Goods Damaged in Transit

If goods have been damaged in transit, you can obtain a refund for the damaged items by returning them to us within 21 days of despatch, with the original customer invoice that you will have received in the package. You will also need to email us, quoting your order ID code to confirm that you are returning the damaged goods for a refund (click on the link above to email). A refund will be credited to your account as soon as possible after receipt of the returned goods for the amount of damaged items and depending on the circumstances outward going postage costs (this is at our discretion).

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Order Quantities

If you are stencilling a large area or many items, it is a good idea to order more than one stencil, to ensure you are able to complete your project. Repeat stencils and floor stencils particularly have to withstand more wear and tear, simply because they are being used to cover large areas and are used many times. With careful usage you can expect to stencil an average sized wall, or small to medium sized floor, or a pair of full drop curtains. If you intend to stencil larger areas it is advisable to invest in a second stencil, as past a certain point and depending on your own stencilling technique, bridges may tear and areas of the design may snag, particularly if the design is detailed and intricate. The same can apply to border stencils, if they are to be used over an extensive area. To save time when stencilling a single motif several times, order at least two sets of the design, so that you can work two at a time and cover larger areas or several items in half the time. If you would like any advice on how many stencils to order for your decorating project please e-mail us with a description of your intended project and we will do our best to advise you (click on the link above to e-mail).

Trade Enquiries

If you are a stockist or retail outlet and are interested in stocking the Henny Donovan range, please use the form below to send any enquiry you might have. Please include information about your company, along with your website address/URL and details of the stencils you are interested in stocking. If you are enquiring about trade prices please supply names and quantities of stencils you would like to order and we will supply a quote.

Design & Stencil Cutting and Design Work Enquiries

We are not currently undertaking any bespoke design work or quoting for bespoke work due to the high volume of intensive and lengthy design work underway at Motif to release new ranges and stencils. We do not offer a cutting service for other designs, logos, lettering etc.

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Postal address

Returns and postal enquiries should be addressed to: Henny Donovan Motif, The Studio, Castle Cottage, Cathedine, Brecon LD3 7PZ, UK.

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Please Note

Henny Donovan Motif reserves the right to change, modify or discontinue any of its products, or prices, as deemed necessary.

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