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Privacy Policy

Cookies, Christmas jumpers, privacy and you.

As a UK site we must now comply with the EU's ePrivacy directive. This means we need to give you clear and comprehensive information about the use of cookies on our site. So here goes.

What Are Cookies? 

A cookie is a small file that is downloaded onto your computer when you visit a website. It allows Babs to recognise and tailor her site to you, as she can a jumper, and it won’t harm your computer.  


Opting Out of Cookies

If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that you won’t be able to add and buy products from our store. And nobody wants that to happen.


What cookies does Babs use?


This is where it gets really boring, really quickly. By 'storefront' we mean all the pages around our site with products on, rather than the checkout pages.

Cookie name
> where used
PurposeData KindSessional or Persistent?
_session_id
> Storefront
Allows our site to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc..) Unique Token Sessional
_shopify_visit
> Storefront
> Checkout
Used by our internal stats tracker to record the number of visits to the shop None Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit
_shopify_uniq
> Storefront
> Checkout
Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer None Expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day
cart
> Storefront
Stores information about the contents of your cart Unique token Persistent for 2 weeks
_secure_session_id
> Storefront
Stores session information for the checkout process Unique token Sessional
PREF   
> Site wide
Set by Google to track who visits our site and from
where
Persistent for a very short period
Unique to each user
> Checkout
Used in PayPal payment transactions Sessional