Disclosure, Privacy & Cookie Information

Cookies & Data Collection Information

By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies for various reasons as detailed below.

Log files and cookies are used to record anonymous traffic data and non personally identifiable information on the pages visitors access. Where available, some visitor data (such as age, gender, and interests) is collected with Google Analytics to enable demographics and interests reporting to help find out more about this website’s audience in order to determine how best to improve the site.

Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on your previous visits to this website and/or other websites.

If you would rather not be tracked in this way on any website, you can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads via Ad Settings. You can also opt out of Google Analytics tracking.

The content management system which this website is built with also uses cookies. These are cookies essential for the workings of the site and there are also cookies which track when you last visited the site and the last few pages you visited.

If you choose to join the website mailing list, your e-mail address is also collected. Your e-mail address will never be published or shared with any third party, with the exception of the email marketing software providers used to send the email newsletters, namely Mailchimp. Your e-mail address is used solely to notify you occasionally of new website features, content or special offers. You may unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of each e-mail, or by getting in touch via the contact page.

Blog comments use the third party service Disqus. So if you choose to comment on a blog post, your data is stored and managed by them. If you have queries in relation to these, you can contact Disqus support.

Affiliate Marketing Disclosure

Some links to other websites are affiliate links. This means that I might be paid a small commission if you purchase from some of the websites which I link to.

I use an affiliate platform called Skimlinks and I am also a member of various affiliate networks including Awin and Rakuten Marketing.

You can read the Skimlinks privacy policy and find more information on the cookies Skimlinks use.

You can read about the cookies used by Awin in their cookie factsheet.

Rakuten Marketing may collect personal information when you interact with this website. The collection and use of this information is subject to the Rakuten privacy policy. You can make a user request regarding your data here.

I am also a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

Finally, I am a direct affiliate of various Craft related websites including LoveCrafts.

If you have any queries regarding this privacy policy, please contact me.

This policy was last updated on 8th July 2020.