FAQs(Frequently Asked Questions)

HOW DO I MAKE A PURCHASE?

Shopping at  Fashion Mela (fmela.com) is easy:
- If you know what you are looking for, use the Anarkali suits, Straight Suits, Lehengas, Gown Suits  and Sarees links.

- Once you have found an item  click on the "ADD TO CART"  button underneath each item. 
- Review the items in your shopping cart by clicking the '
GO TO CART PAGE' link on the main page. You can click the cross symbol for removing particular item from your shopping cart .

- Click on 'PROCEED TO CHECKOUT  to complete your order.

Do I need to set up an account to place an order?

Yes. You can browse through the collection without creating an account and select product you like. But, to be able to buy, you need to set up an account which is a fairly easy process.
Register with us and you'll be able to enjoy the following benefits through your
 Fashion Mela (fmela.com)  account:
- Track your orders and review past purchases
- Request your return or exchange directly from your account 
- Save your address and card details so you can shop even quicker next time
- Manage your account details, address book and email preferences
- To create an account, simply click on 'SIGN UP' and then 'REGISTER NOW' to fill in your details.

I've forgotten my password. What should I do?

If you have forgotten your password, click here to change it or follow the 'FORGOT PASSWORD' instructions on the LOG IN page.

How do I know that the products you sell are authentic?

As an authorized online distributor we unconditionally guarantee that every item we sell is 100% authentic. 
Please note that we are unable to comment on the authenticity of any items not purchased from 
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Which size should I choose?

-All the Suits (Anarkali Suits, Straight Suits, Punjabi Suits, Gown Suits etc.) can be customized up to Bust Size 42-44. All the suits come semi-stitched.

-Choli/Blouse of the lehenga are customizable upto bust size 42-44 and lehenga/skirt can be customized up to waist size 38-40

- Blouse of the saree can be customized up to bust size 42-44 and rest of the garment is semi-stitched.

 -Blouse In addition, our customer care team can answer all your questions on sizing and fit - simply email support@fmela.com  for advice.

Are the colours of products shown on the website accurate?

While we have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colours of the products that appear on the Site, we cannot guarantee that your monitor or screen’s display of any colour will be completely accurate, as computer monitors and screens of electronic devices vary.

How do I know if an item is in stock?

All items are in stock unless “OUT OF STOCK” is displayed. Please be aware that even if an item is in your shopping bag, it can still be bought by another customer until you have completed your order. If the product you want to buy is out of stock, please email support@fmela.com to find out if there is a backorder for that item (you will need to be a registered user).

What payment methods does Fashion Mela (fmela.com)  accept?

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Maestro credit and debit cards. 
We also have Cash on Delivery (in India ) and Net Banking options.
Please note that we do not accept any other methods of payment apart from those listed above.

Is it safe to use my credit card online at Fashion Mela (fmela).com  ?

At Fashion Mela (fmela.com),your personal online security is important to us. We use the latest SSL encryption technology to store and safely transmit your personal and credit card information through our systems. All orders are processed through a secure checkout system. Additionally, for your safety and protection, we will confirm that the billing address you provide matches the address on file with your credit card company.
You may also choose to securely store your credit card details with us. This means you will not have to enter them again during future purchases, making it quicker and simpler to shop at
 Fashion Mela (fmela.com)  .

Why do I need to re-enter my credit card details when I add a new address?

For your security, whenever you request delivery to a new address we will ask you to provide new credit or debit card details (if you have previously stored them with us). This means that if someone guesses your password and tries to make an order using your account, they will be unable to do so. We hope you understand that this is a valuable precaution designed to protect your personal information.

How do I remove saved credit card details?

There are two ways to remove previously saved credit card details:
- Edit or add new shipping or billing address.
- During your next purchase, simply ‘UNSELECT’ the option ‘REMEMBER MY PAYMENT DETAILS’ on the payment page.

Does Fashion Mela (fmela.com) ship to multiple addresses?

Unfortunately, you may only ship to one address per order.
If your order contains gifts or items that require shipping to multiple locations, you will need to place separate orders for each address. For corporate orders, please contact support@fmela.com for assistance.

Do I need to sign for my order?

Due to the high value of the goods that we sell, we require proof of delivery for all orders. This means we are unable to authorize packages to be delivered without a signature.

Can I change my shipping address after my order has been dispatched?

We are unfortunately unable to redirect orders once your items have been dispatched. Therefore, please ensure you provide a suitable shipping address for the specified delivery times.

Can I add items to an existing order?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to combine orders or add items to an existing order. If you would like all your items to be delivered together, you will need to cancel your order(s) and place a new order which contains all the items you require.

How will I know you received my order & when will payment be deducted?

After you place your order, you will be sent an email confirming that it has been received. Your card will only be debited at time of dispatch. In the rare instance that any of the items you have ordered are not available, we will contact you by email and will only charge your credit card for the value of the items in stock.

Can I track my order?

Once your order has been shipped, you will receive email confirmation of your shipping details and a tracking number. You can track your order from AWB no. given by us on the website of logistic company.

Where is my order?

We aim to dispatch all orders within 24 -48 hours (any order placed after 1600 hours on Saturday or at any time on Sunday will be dispatched  on Monday only after 1200 hours).Estimated delivery times are to be used as a guide only and commence from the date of dispatch, Fashion Mela (fmela.com) is not responsible for any delays caused by destination customs clearance processes or any delay due to logistic company.
Once your order has been shipped, you will receive email confirmation of your shipping details and a tracking number/AWB No.(AirWayBill  Number). You can track your order from AWB no. given by us logistic company.

How do I remove saved credit card details?

There are two ways to remove previously saved credit card details:
- Edit or add a new shipping or billing address.
- During your next purchase, simply unselect the option "remember my payment details" on the payment page.

How much duties and taxes will I have to pay?

For Indian Customers.
Product prices displayed are inclusive of all taxes and duties..
For International Customers.
Product Prices displayed are exclusive of all import duties. As the recipient, you are liable for all import duties, customs and local sales taxes levied by the country you are in, payment of these at the time of delivery is necessary to release your order from customs on arrival.

Is my package insured?

All items are insured against theft and accidental damage whilst in transit from Fashion Mela(mela.com) to the shipping address. Once your items have been delivered to the specified delivery address and signed for, they are no longer covered by insurance.
If your box is damaged upon arrival, we recommend that you either refuse the delivery, or make a note when signing for it that you are accepting a damaged box.

Can I add items to an existing order?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to combine orders or add items to an existing order. If you would like all your items to be delivered together, you will need to cancel your order(s) and place a new order which contains all the items you require.

Does Fashion Mela (fmela) seasonal sales?

Fashion Mela (fmela), like offline shops, offers seasonal sales. There are links to the SALE page in the top navigation bar. Please note that Fashion Mela (fmela)   cannot guarantee that its prices will be equivalent or equal to offline boutiques when they go on sale. Also, due to the exclusive nature of our stock, we can't guarantee that an item will still be available for purchase late in the season.

Is my personal information kept private?

Please be assured that your personal information is kept private and confidential and at no point will we rent or sell this.
To register at Fashion Mela (fmela.com), we will need to know your name, mailing address and email address. When processing your order online we require your billing address, shipping address, telephone number, credit card number and expiration date. If necessary, these details may be shared with a credit reference agency to verify your order . Please note that 
Fashion Mela (fmela) may use your contact details to inform you about our products.

 What are cookies? Should I be worried about them?

A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive by your web browser which tracks your movements within websites. We use cookies to keep track of how often you visit our website, the contents of your shopping bag, previous purchases and to deliver content specific to your interests. They are designed to assist your shopping and are therefore nothing to worry about. Most browsers are automatically set up to accept cookies, but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance. If you choose not to receive cookies, you may still use most of the features of our website, including the ability to purchase items.
Registered customers who have cookies enabled will be automatically recognized when they visit Fashion Mela (fmela) - your name will appear in a welcome message at the top left hand corner of the website. You will be able to access your Wish List and then add or move items, register interest for pieces not yet in stock or request item updates without signing in to your account.
When you proceed to purchase you will be prompted to enter your email address and password and review your shipping and payment details before completing your order. Please note that registered customers will be recognized for 14 days. After this time, users will be prompted to sign back in to their account.