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Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. Privacy Statement

Summary for people who are not lawyers:

Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.
  • We fully abide by all Data Protection laws and guidelines.
  • We will never share, sell or otherwise leverage your data unless you agree to it
  • The information we collect is necessary for the smooth running of an e-commerce website - don't worry, we'll only ask for data that we need.
  • If you have any questions, requests etc just drop us a line and we'll do our best to help

The full text for people who enjoy reading this sort of thing:

This privacy policy sets out how Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. uses and protects any information that you give Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. when you use this website.

Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

This Privacy Policy explains our data processing practices and your options regarding the ways in which your personal data is used. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to our processing please contact us via the Contact us link.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:
  • name and contact information including email address
  • information about your purchases

Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. collects the details provided by you on registration together with information we learn about you from your use of our service and your visits to our web site. We also collect information about the transactions you undertake.

We may collect additional information you provide when giving us feedback or completing profile forms. We also monitor customer traffic patterns and site use which enables us to improve the service we provide.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information for Internal record keeping.

Use of your information and your preferences

We will use your information to provide and personalise our service. We will also use your contact details to communicate with you. Once you have registered to use Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc., you will be provided with access to a "My Notebook" page that will allow you to update or edit your personal information.

Your interactions

If you decide to delete your account/leave Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. your personal account details will be deleted.


We are committed to ensuring that your information in our database is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Only one staff member has access to the database itself.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual (as in the various sections of My Notebook).

Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. uses cookies for a number of purposes, for instance to enable us to simplify the logging on process for registered users, to help ensure the authenticity of registered users, to provide the mechanisms for online shopping and to enable traffic monitoring.

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

While you do not need to allow your browser to accept cookies in order to browse much of our web site, you must have cookies enabled if you wish to use the Shopping Cart and Wish List or access any areas reserved for registered users.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links which enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so. You may at any time request details of personal information which we hold about you.

Website security

At Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. you can shop safe in the knowledge that no sensitive information about you is stored in the website. We will never store bank or credit card information in our website. All transactions will be handled through PayPal over their secure connection, so that our customers may feel confident that Tradewind Knitwear Designs, Inc. never sees or is able to obtain customer bank or credit card information.