PRIVACY & COOKIES

Privacy & Cookies Policy

This website is owned and operated by Gimmy Designs - Handmade Jewellery. I am committed to protecting your privacy on the Internet, and as such, I want to make your experience online satisfying and safe. 

Because I gather certain types of information about the users of this website, it is important that you fully understand the policy and terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy policy discloses what information is gathered and how I use it. Gimmy Designs - Handmade Jewellery may change this policy from time to time by updating this page, you should check this page occasionally to make sure that you are happy with any changes.

Information about you is collected for three reasons:

  • To process your order
  • To offer you the best possible service
  • Internal record keeping

The type of information collected about you includes:

  • Your name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Email address

Your email address will only be used to confirm receipt of your order, and give updates during the processing and dispatch status' unless you have given your consent for me to keep you up to date of our latest collections and news.

By using this website, you consent to the collection and use of this information. Under no circumstances will Gimmy Designs - Handmade Jewellery divulged or sell any of your information to any third-party unless I have your prior permission or I am required to do so by law.

You may request details of any personal information which I hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact me using the contact form.

All payment transactions are processed through PayPal, which means I do not have access to your financial information. I am only able to view your email address which is used to process your order and postal address for delivery purposes. PayPal has very high standards of security and is a recognised payment service worldwide. For more information visit their site.

What are Cookies?

A “cookie” is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. When you visit the website again, the cookie allows that site to recognize your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some website features or services may not function properly without cookies.

This website sends performance cookies that collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.

Gimmy Designs - Handmade Jewellery uses a range of analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Bing Webmaster Tools, these are tools that helps website owners understand how visitors interact with their website so they can improve it. Google Analytics and Bing Webmaster Tools collect information anonymously and report website trends without identifying any individual visitors. It uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site (if any) referred the visitor to that web page.

In addition, this website carries embedded ‘share’ buttons that enable users to easily share pages of our website with their friends and family through popular social media networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. If you take the opportunity to 'share' our content with friends through social media networks, such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Google+ then you may be sent cookies from these websites. I do not control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of a website.

For more information about tracking cookies please visit www.allaboutcookies.org