Cookie Policy

About this Cookie Policy:

Policy updated as of December 2018.

This policy explains what cookies are and how Selkie Patterns Ltd uses them. Reading this will help you understand how it works, the information we collect and how the information is used. For more information on what happens to your personal data when you shop with us, please see our Privacy Policy.

By using our website, you agree to using our cookies and to us using our cookies for future website visits.

If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact Selkie Patterns:

Selkie Patterns Ltd
36 Roffo Court
Boyson Road
SE17 2FL
London
hello@selkiepatterns.co.uk

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer, mobile or laptop whenever you use a website or app. They make your browsing experience quick and enjoyable and remember your preferences so you don’t have to fill in the same information repeatedly.
There are different types of cookies: some originate directly from our website and others may come from third parties. Session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies will remain on your computer, mobile or laptop until you delete them or they expire.
The four main types of cookies are:


1. Analytics cookies
These cookies analyse who uses our website and how they use it. This is so we can improve our user experience and check we are reaching our target audience, for example.


2. Customer preference cookies
These cookies remember your preferences for future browsing, to make your website experience smoother.


3. Advertising cookies
These cookies are third-party cookies and provide information on whether the ads are reaching the right audience and measure their effectiveness, for example.


4. Essential cookies
These cookies are used simply to operate the website, such as keeping your Shopping Basket updated as you browse and paying securely. Without these cookies, parts of the website won’t be able to function.

Use of Cookies

Selkie Patterns Ltd uses cookies to:

  • Make sure our website functions as an e-commerce store
  • Analyse who is shopping with us and how they are shopping with us
  • Make sure your website experience is smooth, enjoyable and personalised

Third-Party Providers We Use

At Selkie Patterns we currently use:

1. Google Analytics
This analyses our traffic and helps us improve the way we operate our brand. This is a third-party provider, so for their Cookie Policy, please see: https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies?hl=en


2. MailChimp
This is the program we use to operate our mailing list. When you sign up to our mailing list, your details are stored with MailChimp. This is a third-party provider, so for their Cookie Policy, please see: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/


3. Our e-commerce is powered by WooCommerce. This allows us to operate our online shop, manage our orders, manage our stock and update our products. This is a third-party provider, so for their Cookie Policy, please see: https://automattic.com/cookies/


4. Our website is powered through WordPress. This platform is owned by the same company as WooCommerce and is simply what we host our website on. This is a third-party provider, so for their Cookie Policy, please see: https://automattic.com/cookies/

How can I change or block cookies?

In your browser you can choose whether to accept or refuse cookies. Different browsers do this in different ways, but every browser’s website should provide you with information on how to do this, or check your browser’s Help section. Please be aware that if you block cookies on the Selkie Patterns website, you may be unable to use certain functions and pages.
For further information on how to opt out of all cookies, please refer to:
https://www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-delete-cookies/ https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-pecr/cookies-and-similar-technologies/
To opt out of GoogleAnalytics specifically: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
By using our website, you agree to using our cookies and to us using our cookies for future website visits.

Changes

We will notify you of any significant changes in our Cookie Policy, either on our website or through e-mail if you are a subscriber.

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