Returns will be accepted only for store credit within 14 days of receipt. If 14 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately, we can’t offer you a credit or exchange.



All items must have an approved RMA before being shipped. Orders sent back without an RMA will not receive a refund or store credit. Please email for return/exchange instructions.

An RMA must be requested within 7 days of package delivery and items must be posted to August within 7 days of the RMA being granted.

All returns must be authorized via email or phone prior to shipping. Items returned without authorization may be refused upon delivery. 

To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.

To complete your return, we require a receipt or proof of purchase.

Please do not send your purchase back to the manufacturer.

Socks and garment care products are Final Sale and may not be returned. 

To return your product, you should mail your product to: 


414 State St. 

Madison, Wisconsin 53703

You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. 

Depending on where you live, the time it may take for your exchanged product to reach you, may vary.

If you are shipping an item over $75, you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance. We don’t guarantee that we will receive your returned item.



Refunds do not apply to items bought in-store. The policy outlined below pertains to items bought online that arrived damaged.

Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.

If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within a certain amount of days.

Any packages August receives that are marked "Return to Sender" or "Refused" will not be eligible for a refund - customers may have the order shipped to them one additional time or receive store credit.

August will only grant a refund for damaged product ordered online if the following conditions are met:

• All items must be unused and unworn

• Clothing must be clean and unwashed with all tags attached - once clothing has been worn and/or washed it cannot be returned or exchanged

• Shoes must not be worn or creased to the point where they would be deemed worn or not 100% brand new merchandise. Once shoes have been worn they cannot be returned or exchanged

• All shoes must be returned in their original packaging 

• August does not refund shipping on returns.


Late or missing refunds

If you haven’t received a refund yet, first check your bank account again.

Then contact your credit card company, it may take some time before your refund is officially posted.

Next contact your bank. There is often some processing time before a refund is posted.

If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund yet, please contact us at


Sale items

All SALE items are final sale. Only regular priced items may be exchanged or accepted for store credit within 14 days of purchase.



We cannot hold stock for exchanges - in order to exchange your item please submit a new order online. The original order will be refunded on receipt of the return.

Size exchanges must be requested within 7 days of delivery.

August will issue a return label if an item is faulty or an error was made by August. August will not be held responsible for any return packages lost in the post, therefore please keep your postage receipt as proof of postage and value the items at the price in which you paid for the product(s).

If you have received a defective item, please contact August with your order number and issue. Once the issue is verified, August will provide a return label. Do not mail an item back without authorization from August.

All rights to determine a product defective are retained by August.

Defects or incorrect orders must be reported to August within 7 days of delivery.

We only replace items if they are defective or damaged.  If you need to exchange it for the same item, send us an email at and send your item to: 


414 State St. 

Madison, Wisconsin 53703