Aleks Byrd Illustration

Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

This website is operated by Aleks Byrd. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to Aleks Byrd. Aleks Byrd  offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.

By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content

Privacy & Consent

We ask for your personal information only for a business transaction or marketing purposes, we will ask you for your consent by providing detailed information about what exactly you are signing up for such as the newsletter  and by sending you a second opt-in email to confirm your subscription. When you sign up for our newsletter, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name and email address and share it with our email provider MailChimp whose privacy policy you can read here. You can unsubscribe from these emails at any time by clicking the "unsubscribe" link in the email.

When you browse our website, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

Should you want to receive insights into which personal information we store and where, please do send us an email to aleks@aleks-byrd.com.

Online Shop

Our store is hosted on Squarespace. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to present and sell our products and services to you.Your data is stored through Squarespace’s data storage, databases and the general Squarespace application. 

By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your Services.

Society 6 Shop

Additional products may be purchased through the third-party site Society 6. Society 6 collects information only for purposes of completing business transactions and use of their services, you can read their privacy policy here.

Third Party Links

Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third-parties.
Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties.
We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.

Copyright & Intellectual Property

By purchasing a product or downloading a digital pattern you are agreeing to these terms and conditions, and to the copyright and licensing terms attached to these works. Each work and its contents are fully covered by copyright law, regardless of where you live or where the pattern was downloaded. In the USA and UK, Copyright and Design Rights are automatic and do not require registration.

Unless otherwise stated the copyright to all works, including books, patterns, products, photography and layout (in all formats) belongs to Aleks Byrd. This means that no part of the work, whether it be a free pattern PDF, photos, illustrations or text, any part of the product, book or pattern content, may be distributed, shared or stored (with the exemption of a personal back-up) without the permission of the copyright holder. 

When you purchase a pattern (digital or print), you are purchasing a license to use the instructions to recreate the design or parts of the design, not the rights to the instructions, photographs, layout or the design itself. In purchasing a digital pattern, you  agree to print and use the digital pattern  for your personal non-commercial use. You may not distribute or sell electronic or paper copies of this pattern.