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• 100% Organic Cotton
• Designed in collaboration with formerly homeless Zin Vaitekunas
• Fairwear Foundation Certified Manufacturer
• Profits go to Café Art

About the artist

Zin is a Lithuanian artist who left home at a young age to gain more experiences of the wider world. Whilst living on the streets in the South of France he found that people were interested in his handmade postcards. This triggered a drive in Zin for bigger things.

Now Zin is exhibiting his art in different countries around the world. His influences arise not only from artists such as Picasso, Dali, and Basquiat but also from the people around him wild life and his own life experiences.

Zin sees his own art as the result of the unconscious mind and uses various symbols in a cubist style which gives room for people's own interpretation. His work depicts raw and rough elements of living life in a city like London.

About Café Art

Zin has chosen to support Café Art, an organisation who work with and support homeless affected artists. They have helped Zin turn his passion into a way of supporting himself and continue to offer creative opportunities to many of London’s homeless people.
Hopeful Traders collaborate with artists who have been affected by homelessness as designers for their clothing range. All their sales contribute money to homeless charities and every piece of clothing is organic and ethically manufactured by Fairwear suppliers.

We endeavour to dispatch orders within 2 working days from receipt of order and payment approval.

Most of the time orders are despatched the same day if received by 2 pm.

Please ensure that the shipping address you have given us is correct. We cannot be held responsible for items not delivered if the shipping address is incorrect or incomplete

Weight Based Shipping Rates:

 UK Shipping Standard  Weight KG  Price
   0 - 0.26  £3.50
   0.27 - 1.00  £3.99
   1.01 - 2.00  £4.99
   2.01 - 2.70  £8.99
   2.71 - 3.5  £10.00
   3.6 +  £15.00
      
 Express Next Day Orders Before 2PM  Weight KG  Price
   0 - 1.00  £9.99
   1.01 - 2.00  £11.50
   2.01 - 10.00  £29.00
     
 International Priority Mail - Europe  Weight KG  Price
   0 - 0.26  £8.50
   0.27 - 1.00  £12.50
   1.01 - 2.00  £18.00
   2.01 - 2.7  £22.00
   2.71 - 3.5  £35.00
   3.51 +  £40.00
     
 International Priority Mail - Rest of World  Weight KG  Price
   0 - 0.26  £8.50
   0.27 - 1.00  £12.50
   1.01 - 2.00  £19.50
   2.01 - 2.7  £25.00
   2.71 - 3.5  £35.00
   3.51 +  £40.00

Standard Delivery

Please note: orders may require a signature on receipt.

Standard Delivery packages, which will not fit through your letterbox, may be taken back to the postal depot for collection (a note will be left notifying you of this).

Please note we cannot be responsible for orders undelivered to a business address using Standard Royal Mail service.

Next Working Day - Guaranteed before 1 pm

Order before 2:00 PM for NEXT WORKING DAY DELIVERIES (Royal Mail Special Delivery).

For orders posted on Friday: Saturday is not classed as a working day by Royal Mail so we cannot guarantee delivery on a Saturday. However, most Special Deliveries posted on a Friday are delivered on the Saturday before 1 pm.

Orders will require a signature on receipt.

If you are not in at the time of delivery Royal Mail should leave a card to inform you where your parcel has been left or so you can arrange for re-delivery.

DELIVERY WITHIN EUROPE:

Delivered within 5-10 working days by Royal Mail Airmail & International Signed For.

A Tracked order service is available for certain countries. Requires a signature on receipt.

ACROSS THE REST OF THIS WONDERFUL GLOBE OF OURS:

Standard Delivery - approximately 8-12 working days. Orders will require a signature on receipt.

PLEASE NOTE WE CAN ONLY DELIVER TO THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES:

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, UK, USA,

This is important.

Any customs or import duties are levied once the package reaches its destination country. Additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by the recipient. We have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country; you may want to contact your local customs office for further information.

We offer a No Hassle Returns, Refund and Exchange policy.

Please refer to the information on your Delivery Note and proceed to the Customer Service link at the bottom of this site.