Looking for answers to our most frequently asked questions? You’ve come to the right place! Read on for info about products, payments, shipping, returns and more. For other questions, don’t hesitate to contact our friendly team!


What labels will I find at Death by Denim?

Death by Denim is New Zealand’s premier top-to-toe boutique, specialising in Denim for men and women looking for that perfect pair of jeans. Ready to stand out from the crowd? We stock the best selection of denim including Cult of Individuality, No Excess, LTB, Diesel, Garcia, Mavi, What's Up, Jac + Mookie, Zhrill and New London to name just a few.

In fashion, we stock tees, sweaters, dresses, draping tops, cardis and more...really! If it can go with jeans, it goes in our store! Labels include Lili Sidonio, Mi Moso, Stella + Gemma, Hammill & Co, John Lennon for the guys, Garcia, and more. We are always adding new labels too so keep an eye on our Facebook page and website for more details.

LIKE us on Facebook to stay in the loop on newly added brands, or browse our New Arrivals now to check out the latest styles.


What if I’m unsure about my size?

If you’re making a purchase online and you’d like advice on choosing the best fit, please don’t hesitate to contact our team! We’re experts in fashion form and fit, and can help you determine the best fit for a particular item when shopping online. Alternatively, visit on of our Christchurch stores (CBD and Merivale) if you’re in the area to be personally fitted by one of our denim experts.


How do I shop online?

Shopping online is safe and easy. Simply browse our collection, choose your size, and add items to your shopping cart. You can add as many items to your cart as you like while continuing to browse. You can also review your cart (by clicking the cart icon at the top right of your screen) at any time, and remove any unneeded items as required before completing your purchase. When you’re ready to buy, simply click the cart icon and then hit the CHECKOUT button to be taken to our secure payment area. There you’ll fill in your payment and shipping details, and your item will be on its way in no time. Voila!


How will I pay for my order?

Death by Denim accepts a range of payment methods, including credit card or PayPal. We also accept payments with LayBuy, so you can shop now and spread your payments over 6 weeks. Wear it now, but pay later!


What are your shipping charges?

We charge a flat rate of just $5 for shipping New Zealand wide. Shipping to Australia is at a flat rate of $30, and for shipping anywhere else in the world you will need to contact us to arrange and conform before completing your purchase.


How will my item/s be delivered?

To get your items to you as quickly as possible, we deliver all orders via New Zealand Courier. You’ll receive a tracking number via email once your order has been shipped, and you can expect to receive your item/s within 1 – 3 working days (or 3 – 5 working days for rural delivery).


Can I return an item if it doesn’t fit, or I change my mind?

Sure thing! To arrange a size exchange, or return for a store credit, simply email our team within three days of receiving your order. Please not that all returns must be in original and unworn condition, with tags attached. Return of items is at the buyer’s cost. We offer store credit or exchanges only. No returns on Sale Items


What if my item arrives damaged, or has a fault?

If you’d like to return an item (excluding discounted or sale items), please contact us within 48 hours of receiving your order with your email address and order number. We’ll provide you with the info you need to submit a return.

Once your order has been sent back it will undergo a quality review. Once approved, you will have an option for a refund or online store credit equal to the purchase value of the item/s. Please note any credit on returns will incur a $5 shipping fee, and we reserve the right to refuse the refund of an item if there are signs it has been worn, washed, damaged, or is not up to saleable quality.

If you opt for an online store credit, we will email you a unique credit code, which you will then be able to redeem at the checkout during your next purchase.


Where can I shop in-store?

Come and enjoy our in-store boutique shopping experience at Death by Denim in our two locations

- Cashel Square (101-119 Cashel Street), Christchurch

- 195 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch

We’d love to see you there.