YOU'VE MADE IT TO...THE LEGAL PAGE
to start with
This website is operated by Darn it & Stitch. We take your privacy very seriously therefore we urge you to read this policy very carefully because it contains important information about:
Who we are
How and why we collect, store, use and share personal information
Your rights in relation to your personal information
How to contact us and supervisory authorities in the event that you have a complaint
who we are
Darn it & Stitch ( 'we' or 'us' ) collect, use and are responsible for certain personal information about you. When we do so we are regulated under the General Data Protection Regulations which apply across the European Union (including the United Kingdom) and we are responsible as 'controller' of that personal information for the purposes of those laws.
the personal information we collect and use
a) Personal information you provide to us
We collect the following personal information that you provide to us:
An example of when we collect this information would be when booking a workshop with us
b) Personal information you provide about third parties
If you give us information about another person, you confirm that the other person has appointed you to act on their behalf and agreed that you:
shall consent on their behalf to the processing of their personal data
shall receive any data protection notices on their behalf
shall consent on their behalf to the transfer of their personal data abroad
how we use your personal information
We collect information about our customers to update you about future workshops at Darn it & Stitch and inform you of any changes to your booking.
who your information may be shared with
We may share your information with law enforcement agencies in connection with any investigation to help prevent unlawful activity. We will not share you personal information with any other third parties.
We would like to send you information about products, services, offers, competitions and our business which may be of interest to you. Such information could be sent by post, email, telephone, text message or automated call.
We will ask whether you would like us to send you marketing messages on the first occasion that you provide any relevant contact information (i.e. on purchase or bookings, signing up to a newsletter, entering a competition etc). If you do opt in to receive such marketing from us you can opt out at any time (see 'What rights do you have?' below for further information). If you have any queries about how to opt out, or if you are receiving messages you do not want you can contact us using the details provided below.
whether personal information has to be provided by you, and if so why
The provision of the following information is required from you:
This is to enable us to inform you of any necessary workshop changes.
We will inform you at the point of collecting information from you, whether you are required to provide the information to us.
how long your personal information will be kept
We will hold your personal information for the following periods:
Name and email will be kept for 3 years
These periods are no longer than necessary in each case.
consequence of our use of your personal information
The consequence to you of our use of your personal information is:
Information will be kept in order to update you with news and events taking place at Darn it & Stitch
Keeping your information secure
We have appropriate security measures in place to prevent personal information from being accidentally lost, or used or accessed in an unauthorised way. We limit access to your personal information to those who have a genuine business need to know it. Those processing your information will do so only in an authorised manner and are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We will also use technological and organisation measures to keep your information secure.
We also have procedures in place to deal with any suspected data security breach. We will notify you and any applicable regulator of a suspected data security breach where we are legally required to do so.
Indeed, while we will use all reasonable efforts to secure your personal data, in using the site you acknowledge that the use of the internet is not entirely secure and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal data that are transferred from you or to you via the internet. If you have any particular concerns about your information, please contact us using the details below.
transfers of your information out of the EEA
We will not transfer your personal information outside of the EEA at any time.
what rights do you have?
Under the General Data Protection Regulation you have a number of important rights free of charge. In summary, those include rights to:
Fair processing of information and transparency over how we use your use personal information
Access to your personal information and to certain other supplementary information that this Privacy Notice is already designed to address
Require us to correct any mistakes in your information which we hold
Require the erasure of personal information concerning you in certain situations
Receive the personal information concerning you which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit those data to a third party in certain situations
Object at any time to processing of personal information concerning you for direct marketing
Object to decisions being taken by automated means which produce legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affect you
Object in certain other situations to our continued processing of your personal information
Otherwise restrict our processing of your personal information in certain circumstances
Claim compensation for damages caused by our breach of any data protection laws
For further information on each of those rights, including the circumstances in which they apply, see the Guidance from the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) on individual's rights under the General Data Protection Regulations (http://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/)
If you would like to exercise any of these rights please:
Email, call or write to us
Let us have enough information to identify you
Let us have proof of your identity (a copy of your driving license, passport or a recent credit card/utility bill)
Let us know the information to which your request relates
From time to time we may also have other methods to unsubscribe (opt-out) from any direct marketing including for example, unsubscribe buttons or web links. If such are offered, please note that there may be some period after selecting to unsubscribe in which marketing may still be received while your request is being processed.
how to complain
We hope that we can resolve any query or concern you raise about our use of your information.
The General Data Protection Regulation also gives you right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the European Union (or European Economic Area) state where you work, normally live or where any alleged infringement of data protection laws occurred. The supervisory authority in the UK is the Information Commissioner who may be contacted at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/ or telephone 0303 123 1113.
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First-party cookies -
Strictly necessary ones...
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Persistent marketing and analytics cookies
These cookies contain a unique user ID which will enable Klarna to recognize the user’s device the next time that user returns to the merchant. These are persistent cookies, stored on the device for a period of up to 540 days as of the last interaction with Klarna, or until they are deleted and allow Klarna (i) to show marketing of Klarna products, including credit promotions to the user, and (ii) to perform analytics of the user behaviour.
By connecting the unique user ID stored in the cookie on the device to the information Klarna has about the user, Klarna will be able to recognize the user of that device. No information connected to the cookies is shared with any third party.
The user’s consent and revocation of consent
Klarna Bank AB (publ) is subject to Swedish Data Protection legislation, and is the data controller for the purpose of processing the personal data as described above. Klarna has a Data Protection Officer and several lawyers specialised in data protection. Klarna also has a customer service team handling questions relating to personal data. You are welcome to contact Klarna at [Please choose the email address relevant for you market: [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org], [email@example.com], [firstname.lastname@example.org]]. Please visit www.klarna.com for more information about Klarna, and how Klarna processes personal data.
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If you have any questions about this policy or the information we hold about you, please contact us by:
26 Manor Farm Road, Bitterne Park Triangle, Southampton, Hampshire, SO18 1NP, The UK