Placing an order
How do I place an order?
You can browse our products using the menu at the top of the homepage, or from various collections also on the homepage. If you are looking for something specific, use the search bar at the top of the page.
Be sure to use the filters on the top of the page when browsing products to quickly find the right items.
Once you have found a product you like...
- Select the size and colour, and click 'add to cart'.
- Your cart shows the items you have chosen. You can edit and remove items here.
- When you are ready to place your order, you can click 'checkout'.
- Make sure you've entered the correct shipping address and payment method, then you're ready to confirm your order: 'pay now'.
What payment methods do you accept?
Most major credit and debit cards are accepted.
How do I use a discount code?
To use a discount code, enter the code in the 'Discount code' box on the right hand side of the checkout screen and press 'Apply'.
On mobile, you may need to open the 'Show order summary' dropdown at checkout to apply your code.
When will my order be shipped?
We aim to get your order sent as quickly as possible. Orders are usually sent within 2-3 working days, but may take longer during sales periods.
How can I track my order?
You can track your order by clicking on the relevant order in your account and clicking the tracking link.
Tracking will only be available once at least one item in your order has been shipped. The status of your order will say 'on it's way' once your order has been shipped.
Once shipped the tracking details for each parcel sent will be available. You can click on this to take you to the tracking details.
Alternatively, you'll receive a dispatch notification via email for each parcel sent with tracking details included.
What delivery options are available?
For delivery to a UK address, we use Royal Mail tracked delivery straight to your door. Please note, for bulky orders, your order will be delivered by Yodel or DPD.
For international orders, we use a tracked courier service via UKP or Seven Senders. The final mile courier will depend on your location, but this information will be available via your tracking link.
For delivery pricing, please click here.
Where do you ship to?
For a full list of our delivery locations, please click here.
What should I do if my order hasn’t been delivered?
It's easy to check on the progress of an existing order via your tracking details. You can track your order by clicking on the relevant order in your account and clicking the tracking link.
Be sure to check our estimated delivery dates here.
If you still have an issue and need to get in touch, please follow the simple steps to contact us and we'll get back to you to help.
Where is my order shipped from?
We have a warehouse in both the UK and Germany. We always try to send your order from your nearest warehouse to ensure the quickest delivery service possible.
If you are ordering to the UK or Europe, you will not be liable for any customs or duties. For any international destinations, the usual customs and duties will apply.
Will I be liable to pay duty or customs charges on my order?
There will be no extra duty or customs charges to pay on your orders delivered to the EU or UK.
The usual duty and customs charges apply to orders delivered to other destinations.
Returns & refunds
Can I return items from different orders in the same parcel?
You are welcome to return items from different orders in one parcel.
Please make sure that you clearly note each item with its respective order number so our returns team can process your refund without delay.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us here.
What is your returns policy?
You can return an item within 100 days of receiving your order if for any reason you're not completely happy with it.
Items should be returned in the same condition in which you receive them: the original product packaging and tags must still be attached, and the products must be in an unused condition (except in the case of products which you have discovered to be faulty upon use) - please contact us and be sure to select 'Faulty product' from the query topic dropdown.
You are responsible for the cost of returning your order back to us. You can do so using any courier of your choosing, but please note that in this case we will not refund any postage fees (except if the goods are faulty or if you have received a wrong product).
If you no longer have your packing slip to enclose inside your parcel, please contact us.
Are returns free?
To make sure everything gets back to us safely and promptly, you cover postage costs to return an item.
Once we've received your item(s) back we will process your refund within 10 working days.
How do I return my order?
Can I exchange an item?
We know sometimes you don't find the perfect size, colour, or style the first time. If you want to exchange your item, we ask you to:
- Return the item(s) by initiating a return via your orders page in your account.
- Find the new item and purchase that as a new order.
How long will it take to get my refund?
If something's not right with your item we aim to process your return and refund as quickly as possible so you can get back to finding great products. It normally takes between 5-10 working days for us to process your refund once we've received your return.
If you're concerned about your refund, please get in touch with your order number and returns tracking number, so we can investigate the delay for you.
Why haven't I received my refund?
If you haven't received your refund it is most likely because we haven't received and/or processed your return yet. Please note it normally takes 5-10 working days for us to process your refund once we have received your return.
Please contact us with your returns tracking number if it's been more than 10 working days so we can investigate.
My item is faulty, what should I do?
If your item is faulty upon receiving it, please get in touch to receive a free return.
If you have problems with the item after using it, please get in touch as soon as you notice the problem and we will assess the fault. You just need to give us a few details:
- Your order number
- Images of the complete article and area of the fault. These will need to be sent separately. Please reply to the auto-response email you receive after submitting the contact form.
- Details of the problem you noticed and how it first occurred.
- Any other information, e.g. has it been washed/dried, and if so, how?
If your claim is accepted, we will either arrange a refund or a replacement if we have stock available.
What is the expected delivery date of my order?
Please see our estimated order delivery dates here.
Can I make changes to my order?
If you would like to make changes to your order, such as a size change, please contact us as quickly as possible, and be sure to select 'Editing an order' from the query topic drop-down. Please note, we cannot guarantee this will be possible once your order is processing.
Can I add items to my order?
Unfortunately, we can't add another item to an order once it's already been placed.
However, if you place an additional order and then contact us with the order numbers, we will refund you the 2nd shipping fee.
Please note we can only do this for orders within the EU.
My delivery address is incorrect, what should I do?
Please contact us as soon as possible using the contact form, and be sure to select 'Editing an order' from the query topic drop-down. Please note, we cannot guarantee this will be possible once your order is processing.
Can I cancel my order?
Order cancellation, before shipment, may be possible. If you wish to cancel your order please contact us as quickly as possible, making sure to select 'Cancelling an order' from the query topic drop-down and our support team will receive your request. We will do our best to make any updates requested, but please be aware that if your order is already processing at our warehouse, we can't guarantee that our request will reach them prior to dispatch.
If your order has already been shipped or delivered then you can follow our straightforward steps to Return all or part of your order. Once we receive your return, we will refund the price paid for the goods to the original payment method used.
I'm missing items from my order, what should I do?
We may have sent your items in separate parcels. Please check your dispatch confirmation or your account for more details.
If your order has been sent in multiple parcels you will see several tracking numbers. You can click these and see the full tracking details for each parcel.
If an item is missing, please contact us with the order number and the item details.
Can I update my account details?
Yes, you can. Just visit your account to update your saved addresses.
Please note that you cannot update the email address linked to your account.
Can I delete my account?
Should you wish to close and delete your Vulpine account, please contact us and we will delete your personal details and account as requested.
Where can I find information on sizing?
You can find a size guide for the relevant product on every product page - look for 'Size Guide' next to the size selector, or below the product description.
You can also find our 'generic' size guide here.
If you are in between sizes, go one up for a looser fit, go one down for a more athletic fit.
How should I take care of my Vulpine products?
We’ve designed our Vulpine garments to be easy to care for.
Please see our garment care guide for more information.
If you require further advice, please contact us.
Do you sell gift cards or vouchers?
We don't currently sell gift cards or vouchers.
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Mens Merino Padded Boxers (Biking Red)
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Made from odourless, highly breathable pure merino wool and featuring a superb Italian chamois pad from market leaders CyTech, these cycling specific boxers have become a hugely recommended classic amongst Vulpine customers.
We've chosen a slimmed down pad, removing any chafing of normal underwear and invisible through outerwear. There are silicon grippers on the legs to maintain shape, and a wide, soft elasticised waistband for even greater comfort. A button fly provides stylish convenience.
Our sizing is based around average, reasonably fit people. It should match the size you'd choose on the high street, not a cycling racing brand. Brands tend to have wildly varying size policies. Ours is "real".
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Your favourite jeans size is always a good guide.
Measure around your natural waistline, mid way between your belly button and bottom of your rib cage. Keep the tape comfortably loose, level and breathe out.
Measure from the top of your inside leg at crotch point, down to your anklebone. You may need someone to hold the tape at your anklebone. They could hold it at your crotch... that's up to you, and them.
Delivery & Returns
- Free shipping for UK orders over £50.
- Free shipping for International orders over £100.
- We aim to get UK orders to you within 2-5 working days. Delivery lead times for international orders vary.
For more information click here.
- If you're not completely happy with your purchase, you can return an item within 100 days of receiving your order.
- Items should be returned in the same condition in which you receive them: the original product packaging and tags must still be attached, and the products must be in an unused condition.
Please see full return instructions here.
PURE MERINO WOOL
Odourless & highly breathable, these cycling specific boxers have become a hugely recommended classic amongst Vulpine customers
With a slimmed down pad, silicon grippers on the legs, and a wide, soft elasticised waistband for even greater comfort
If I had to be critical they do wear out more quickly than expected at the area between the merino and padding. Hasn't stepped me buying subsequently but it does appear to be a weak area that could be improved.
We appreciate your positive feedback and are thrilled that you are overall pleased with our Boxers. We appreciate your constructive criticism regarding the durability. We are committed to providing high-quality products, and your feedback helps us to identify areas for improvement. We'll be sure to take note of this and will work to strengthen the material in that area to improve its longevity in the future.
Thank you again for your support, and we hope to have you as our customer again soon.
The Vulpine Team
These are great, after years of wearing Lycra cycle shorts and always getting spots on thighs and buttocks even when removed immediately after a ride, I tried these , great comfort and no spots.
That's great to hear!
Thank you for your review. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again in the future!
The Vulpine Team
Good sizing, in line with Vulpine's sizing guide. Comfortable and high quality.
Fast delivery as ever with Vulpine
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for our Men's Merino Padded Boxers. We are thrilled to hear that you find them comfortable and of high quality. We take pride in creating products that are not only stylish but also perform well and provide comfort during rides. We are also glad to hear that our sizing guide was helpful and that you received your order quickly.
Thank you for choosing Vulpine.
These shorts are great, the chamois pad is really comfortable, the merino wool is really nice on the skin and has all the magical merino thermal and wicking goodness. If you want to wear a normal pair of shorts or trousers on your bike, I do as I have to look 'normal' when I go into offices I've biked to, then these are your best bet. Worn them on 120km+ rides and they've been awesome.
They are really comfortable and the cycle padding is perfect for everyday cycling.