Return Policy will accept returns and exchanges within 14 days of purchase. A return shipping label is included in the original shipment. Original shipping charges will not be refunded. Joan Shepp will pay to ship an exchanged item. (Domestic customers only. Limited to one exchange per order).

If you are not satisfied with your online purchase, please follow our guidelines for returns (final sale merchandise is not eligible for return or exchange):

  • Returned items must conform our return policy.
  • We strongly advise all customers to check garments thoroughly upon delivery before removing any attached tags and before disposing of any original packaging.
  • Items must be returned unworn, unwashed, undamaged, and unused with their original tags. Footwear must be returned in the original boxes provided inside a protective shipping box.
  • Returned items will be refunded excluding the cost of shipping. We do not refund shipping charges.
  • All returns must be postmarked within 14 days of receipt. Returns sent after this time will not be accepted.
  • Hosiery and jewelry cannot be returned.
  • International Purchases are Final Sale.
  • All Sale Items are Final Sale.


If you would like to exchange an item, you will need to return the original item for which you will be refunded before placing a new order. If you would like to exchange an item for another color or size, please contact us via email to ensure that the new item is available. We will only accept returns for exchange if they meet all criteria for an acceptable return (see above). Please make sure to note the exchange on the return form. We will ship the exchange to you at our expense.


A pre-paid, pre-addressed UPS return label is included in your order. Original shipping charges will not be refunded.

Affix the UPS label to your package, be careful to remove or cover the original shipping label (NOTE: When returning footwear, do not use the shoe box as your shipping box). Drop your package off at a UPS location. You can also visit to arrange for a pick-up. This service is available within the continental US only.

Please allow 5 days from the time we receive your return for it to be processed. You will receive an email once your return has been processed. Please be aware that payments can take up to 14 business days to process depending on your bank or payment provider. Returned items will be refunded excluding shipping costs.

Return to Store

Feel free to return an online order to our store location. The return will be processed for a refund within 2-5 business days.

Joan Shepp
1811 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Damaged/Incorrect Items

If you receive an item that is defective, damaged or incorrect, you must notify us via email within 5 business days of receiving the merchandise. Please keep the original box and packaging materials in the case of damage. We will email you a shipping label for returning the merchandise. A replacement will be sent, if available, upon receipt–with the condition that merchandise has not been worn or washed with all tags attached.