Privacy Policy

Shades of Winter Yarn Shop is committed to protecting your privacy. This Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit our website and our practices for using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.

We may from time to time update this Policy, so we invite you to review this web page periodically. In the event this Policy changes, we will inform you by posting an updated Policy on this web page. All changes will go into effect on the date noted above. The new Policy will apply to all past and current users of our website and will replace any prior Policies.

What Information We Collect and How We Use It
We do not collect personally identifiable information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. Visitors to our website are not required to register or provide information to us in order to view our website.

Use of Cookies
Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small file that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. We use cookies to help us determine whether a visitor to our website has visited our website before or if he or she is a new visitor. Cookies also allow Shades of Winter Yarn Shop account registrants to save time during checkout on return visits. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but they should also allow you to instruct your browser to prevent the use of cookies. Please note that if you disable cookies, certain aspects of our website will not function properly, such as the shopping cart. Our cookies do not track any personal information about you or provide us with any way to contact you, and the cookies do not extract any information from your computer.

We may use third-party analytical tools to help us better understand how you use our website. These analytical tools will place cookies on your computer to collect information. The information collected by these analytical tools will tell us things like which search engine referred you to our website, how you navigated around our website and what you purchased. This information will help us to better serve you with more personalized information and product offerings. The third party provider of the analytical tools may only use your personal information to perform services for us and is contractually required to maintain all of the information it collects and analyzes for us securely and in confidence. This third party may not share your personal information with anyone else, or use it for any other purpose, except on an aggregate, non-identifiable basis.

Security
We take your privacy and security seriously. For this reason, we maintain administrative, physical and technical safeguards that are designed to protect your personal information from accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, access, disclosure or use.

Contacting Us
You may ask questions, submit comments and opt out of receiving updates and other mailings from us by contacting us via email at chris@shadesofwinteryarn.com or regular mail at Shades of Winter Yarn Shop, 5121 Main Street #9, Waitsfield, VT 05673.