E-Boutique Returns, Refunds & Exchanges

Designer Forum believes in providing high quality products and we are confident that you will love what you have purchased from us. However, we understand that occasionally you may not be 100% happy with what you have selected online; therefore Designer Forum is pleased to offer the following return policy.


E-Boutique Return & Exchange Policy

An exchange, credit note or refund, for full priced items will be provided only where:

-Merchandise is in a saleable condition along with original packaging and all tags attached

-Merchandise is not worn, damaged, altered or washed

-Merchandise is wrongly described

-Merchandise is different to the item ordered

Returns will be approved at Designer Forum’s discretion. 

If you wish to make an exchange the extra shipping charges will be at your own cost.



We do not accept returns/exchanges on the following items:

- SALE items (unless it is a PROMOTIONAL sale you are eledgable to receive an exchange or credit not only)


- Jewellery

- Lingerie

- Swimwear

- Hosiery

- Hats

- Accessories 


Online store credit notes will expire a year from date issued and can be used to purchase via our e-boutique only (not in store). Online returns can only be made via our e-boutique and not in store.

Refunds will be applied to the original card of purchase. We do not refund original shipping charges or the cost of shipping to return your items.


How to return an item:

Email to request a Return Authorisation number (RA) and send back the return within 7 days of receiving your item. Then send the items back to the following address:

Designer Forum

Unit G1, 32 Sirius Road
Lane Cove West, 2066 NSW

Display RA number on the outside of your return, along with both your first and last names.

Send items back via registered post, signature on delivery and a tracking number included, this is proof that items have been sent back within the 7 day time frame.

All returns must comply with all of the above. If the return does not meet the above you will be required to pay the extra shipping and handling charges for the item will be returned back to you.

Note: Returns & Exchanges will be proccessed within 5 working days of Designer Forum receiving the goods and you will receive a confirmation email when the refund has been processed.



We will provide you with a repaired item, replaced item or if this is not possible a credit note or refund will be offered for all items where:

-Merchandise is received in a damaged condition

-Merchandise is faulty

Please note items that have been damaged from wear and tear are not considered to be faulty.

If an item is considered damaged or faulty, we will contact the supplier and it will be at their discretion to approve this return. They will then notify us as to whether the item will be repaired or replaced.  



If you have ordered an item through Afterpay and wish to exchange or return, you can do so following the above policy. If you are exchanging an item for less or more value, Designer Forum will contact Afterpay on your behalf once we have received the item to arrange the adjusted payment schedule and amount. If you wish to return the item for a refund you may do so as long as the above policy is followed. Once the item has been received Designer Forum will then contact Afterpay on your behalf to arrange a refund if a payment has already been made.



If you have pre ordered an item and wish to cancel your pre order before the item arrives or you have received your pre order and would like to return it, we will issue you with a credit note or exchange for another item only. 

Refunds for Faulty Items - If a repair or replacement is not available a refund or credit will be provided. All shipping costs will be refunded. 


Please note: This returns policy applies only to products purchased on the Designer Forum E-Boutique, not in one of our stores. If you have questions about our in-store returns policy, please email