Need help? Answers to common questions:
Please note: If you don't find an answer to your question in the information below, please contact us at 1-866-729-9601 (U.S.) or 1-603-253-8731 (International) Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern Time. Or you can reach us by e-mail at email@example.com
Whom Do I Contact for a Magazine Subscription related question?"
We want you to receive each and every issue of Fons and Porter's Love of Quilting magazine.
If you have a problem with your subscription, such as a missing issue or
damaged issue, or need to change your address and mail preferences, please call toll free:
888-985-1020 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I access the digital version of Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting that comes with my paid annual subscription?
Visit this page and click the link entitled, "Already a print subscriber? Click here for FREE access to digital," where you will be prompted to login. (Note: you must be a magazine subscriber in order to access the free digital version. To purchase an annual subscription of Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting, click here.)
What are your shipping charges?
Our shipping charges are based on the value of the merchandise being
purchased. For orders being shipped within the United States, the
standard shipping charges are as follows:
|Purchases up to $15.00
|from 15.01 to 25.00
|25.01 to 50.00
|50.01 to 100.00
|100.01 to 200.00
• Canadian Shipments:
The amount shown above plus $9.00
• Foreign Shipments:
The amount shown above plus $15.00
• Next Day Air®:
The amount shown above plus $20.00
• 2nd Day Air:® (2 business days): add $12.00
• Ground:® (3-5 business days): add $6.00
How will my package be shipped?
Our standard method of shipment is US Mail with normal delivery time
being 7–10 business days. For shipments to Canada, we ship US Mail with
normal delivery time being 10–14 business days. For all foreign
shipments, we ship by Airmail with normal delivery time being 1–4 weeks.
What if I want to receive my order faster than normal delivery time?
We offer Expedited Delivery. You may choose this option from our
Web site as long as your shipping address is not to a Post Office Box.
Ground is a 3–5 day delivery service and is an additional $6.00,
2 Day delivery is an additional $12.00, and Next Day is an
additional $20.00. Please note that expedited delivery is for in-stock
items only. Your order must be placed by 1 p.m. (Eastern Time) Monday
through Friday and shipped within the contiguous 48 states.
Unfortunately, expedited delivery is not available for all items, or
for delivery to rural routes, postal boxes or general delivery
addresses. Please call Customer Service at 1-866-729-9601 (U.S.) or 1-603-253-8731 (International) for
How do I check the status of my order?
To check the status of your order, please call our Customer Service team at 1-866-729-9601 (U.S.) or 1-603-253-8731 (International)
What happens if an item in my order is on backorder?
If you preorder any product along with any regular in-stock item, the products in stock and available at the time of your order will be shipped immediately. You will be charged only for product and shipping on in-stock items. When the backordered product arrives, it ships immediately and the remaining balance will be charged on your card.
If an item in my order is on backorder, will I be charged again for shipping?
NO. You are charged the total amount of postage and handling when the
first portion of your order is shipped. All backorders will be sent
when they are available with no additional postage and handling.
When is my credit card charged?
Your credit card will not be charged until your order is sent.
How will my store purchase appear on my credit card statement?
Your transaction will be listed on your credit card statement at “Crafts Media”.
What if something in my order is damaged or missing?
Delivery is guaranteed. If your order gets to you in poor condition, or
not at all, it’s not your problem, it’s ours. Please contact us by
e-mail at email@example.com or by phone at
1-866-729-9601 (U.S.) or 1-603-253-8731 (International). Let us know what the problem is and we’ll take care of
Why did I not receive an e-mailed confirmation of my order?
Within ten minutes from the time you submit your order you should
receive an e-mailed order confirmation. These e-mails are sent directly
from our bulk e-mail server and may be filtered automatically as Spam
or junk mail, depending on your e-mail settings. To avoid this
happening, please add firstname.lastname@example.org to your address book. If
you did not receive your e-mail confirmation, you can contact us at 866-729-9601 (U.S.), 1-603-253-8731 (International) or via email at email@example.com.
How do I return an item?
If you still have the packing slip from your order, then please fill
out the back portion of the slip. If you do not have the packing slip,
then be sure to write down your name, billing address, item(s) you're
returning, and, if applicable, the item(s) you would like to order in
exchange. Be sure to include this with your return, and mail it to
F+W Media, Inc., c/o KQ Quilting, PO Box 1618, Center Harbor, NH 03226, ATTN: Customer
Service. You do not need any kind of return authorization from us prior
to sending back your item(s). You may return any item you have
purchased from us within 30 days of receipt for refund or exchange.
All prices on this website are subject to change without notice. While we make every effort to provide you the most accurate, up-to-date information, occasionally, one or more items on our website may be incorrectly priced. In the event a product or service is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical or technical error, or error in pricing information received from our third-party partners, we reserve the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for a product or service listed at the incorrect price.
How do I create a wishlist?
First, you must either login to your ShopFonsandPorter.com account, or create set up a new store account by going here. Once you successfully create the account and login, you'll see a link on the Account Information page called "Wishlist." Click the link and follow the prompts to set up your #store_name# wishlist.
How do I add an item to my wishlist?
You must be logged into your account to use the wishlist feature (see above). After you login, as you browse the store, you'll notice a link reading "add to wishlist" next to or below the "add to cart" button. Simply click "add to wishlist" to save the item to your wishlist.
How do I share my wishlist with others?
Login to your ShopFonsandPorter.com account, and click the Wishlist link on the Account Information (or, if you're already logged in, first the My Account link at the very top of the page, then click Wishlist).
If you have at least one item saved in your wishlist, you will see a button with red printing reading "Email Wishlist to Friends." Click the button, which takes you to a form where you can add the email addresses of friends and family. They will receive an email from our store notifying them of your wishlist, along with a link that takes them directly to your wishlist.
What are the benefits of buying digital products?
Digital products have many benefits for you, our customer, for a variety of reasons. Digital products are the quickest way to access ShopFonsandPorter.com products. You don’t have to wait for it to be shipped because they are transferred to your Downloads in your Account Information and ready for use almost immediately once an item is purchased.
Purchasing digital products can also save you money in two ways. Digital products eliminate shipping costs for individual items purchased. International customers benefit especially by not having to pay costly shipping charges and having the item immediately available. Additionally, some digital products are discounted when compared to physical items in our store as well.
Customers have also commented that digital products can be a space saver for their homes having access to their magazines, videos, and books without having to use valuable storage and shelf space. It can also be easier to search for a particular article or pattern electronically rather than having to search through page after page of a book or magazine.
Where can I access my available downloads?
When you purchase a downloadable item from our store, you have unlimited access to your purchase and can download it as many times and as often as needed. To access and save your download please follow these instructions:
How many times can I access or download my purchase?
- Go to www.shopfonsandporter.com
- Click on “Login to My Account” at the top of the page.
- Sign in with your email and password.
- This will land you in your account information.
- Click “Downloads”.
- You will see the word “Download” in blue next to each product description that you’ve purchased. Click “Download” to view your digital product.
- To save your purchases to your computer please do the following:
*PC Users: Right click on the download link, select “Save Link As” (Firefox, Chrome) or “Save Target As” (Internet Explorer)
*MAC Users: Hold the Ctrl button while clicking on the download link and select the option “Download Linked File As” (Safari)
- Save the download(s) to your “Desktop,” “My documents” or other favorite folder. Click “Save”
If you are having trouble opening your download, we recommend using the latest version of Adobe Reader for eBooks, digital magazine issues and patterns/projects. Get it here for free:
For videos, we recommend using VLC Player. Here is the link to access VLC download for free:
You will be able to access your digital purchases from your ShopFonsandPorter Store account at any time. You have unlimited access to your digital purchases so you can download it as many times and as often as it is needed.
What is a Web Seminar?
Click here to learn more about Fons and Porter Web Seminars
What if I forget my password?
, or use the "Forget Your Password?" link on any page where a login is requested. For security reasons, we cannot retrieve your password and send it to you. However, we can reset the password and send you the new one. After you successfully login, you can change the new password to something memorable by going to "My Account" and clicking "Change Password."
How can I change my e-mail address or my password?
You may change your e-mail address or password right from the Web site
at any time. Simply log in and go under “My Account.” and choose Update Account. From there you may change your e-mail address and your password.