Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy2017-05-19T18:09:55+00:00


Last Updated, June 13, 2016

Thank you for visiting and/or Our websites are owned and operated by Hippie Hobby, LLC. We take your privacy seriously and we are committed to providing you with a secure online experience. You may access most of our sites without providing any personal information to us. However, sometimes we need information in order to provide you the products, services and information you request. This Privacy Policy explains our data collection practices.

When visiting our websites, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy. Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time, so please revisit this page and review the Policy regularly. Your use of these websites constitutes your consent to this Privacy Policy. If you do not consent, please do not provide any personal information.

If you have any questions regarding our Privacy Policy, please contact us via e-mail at We look forward to your questions, comments, and suggestions.

  1. Information We Collect and How It Is Used:

Our main goal in collecting personal information is to help you better enjoy our sites and to provide you with any information or products you request from us. We collect information in two ways.

a. Information You Voluntarily Provide:

The first is any personally identifiable information you voluntarily provide us through and/or This information includes your email, user name and password, as well as the information needed to process an order you place with us such as: name, postal address, phone number, credit card information. The information we collect may be combined with other personally identifiable information available from our records and other sources, such as your purchase history. We use this collected information for the following purposes: (i) to improve the content and operation of our websites; (ii) for our informational, promotional and marketing efforts – e.g. informing you of new products, special offers, services and events and for other marketing related purposes; (iii) to process your order and update you on the status of your order; and (iv) to analyze how our sites are being accessed and used; (v) to comply with applicable law and protect our rights; (vi) for our internal business purposes.

b. Information Collected Automatically:

The second way is non-personally identifiable information collected automatically when you visit our sites. This information includes the name and domain and host from which you access the Internet, the Internet protocol address of the computer you are using, the browser software you use and operating system, the date and time you access our sites, and the Internet address of the website from which you link to our sites. This information also includes our use and our Third-Party Service Providers’ use of Cookies and other Internet Technologies as explained in more detail below. We use this information to: (i) measure the number of visitors to our sites; (ii) the areas of the sites visited, (iii) better understand the activities taking place on our sites and make our sites more useful; (iv) determine, on an anonymous basis, which advertisements have been viewed and who has responded to them, (v) better target our advertising and improve our marketing efforts; and (iv) in our emails to let us know which emails have been opened by recipients and to allow us to gauge the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns.

c. Cookies and Other Internet Technologies:

One of the most common methods of collecting non-personal information set forth in 1.B. above is through our use of “cookies” and other internet technologies such as “web beacons”. Cookies, web beacons and other relevant Internet technologies are used on our websites and in our emails to allow us to accomplish the uses set out above as well as to help us deliver relevant site content and to keep track of your information. These small pieces of program code reside on your computer, the web page being served or your browser and can be removed or rendered ineffective by you. If you remove such technologies or render them ineffective, our sites may not be usable to you.  Cookies and related internet technologies do not collect personally identifiable information, and we do not combine the information collected through cookies with other information to personally identify you. The use of cookies by our third-party web analytics service providers is not covered by our Privacy Policy and we do not have access or control over these cookies.

We may also use Local Storage Objects (LSOs) such as Flash cookies to store content information. To manage Flash cookies, please click here:

Our websites are optimized to display appropriately on your mobile device. It does not request, access or track any location based information from your mobile device at any time while accessing our sites.

  1. How We Disclose Your Personal Information:

We are not in the business of selling your personal information. We may, however, share your information with other third parties that we retain from time to time to perform various business services on our behalf. We may also use your personal information in the context of testimonials/comments/reviews, surveys, public forums, in our social media features and in the case of a merger or acquisition. Each of these areas are discussed in more detail below.

a. Third-Party Service Providers

We may rely on third-party service providers to perform a variety of services on our behalf. In so doing, these companies are only authorized to use your personal information as necessary to provide these services to us. These services include, but are not limited to: (i) providing analytical and marketing functions on our behalf; (ii) hosting our sites and delivering our emails and other marketing messages; (iii) analyzing data, sometimes combined with other sources, to allow us to send more targeted communications; (iv) processing your order including your payment; (v) to conduct research and analyze data to improve our services and websites; (vi) comply with applicable law (e.g. in the case of a subpoena or other legal process) or to protect and defend our rights.

b. Testimonials/Comments/Reviews

We may allow you the opportunity to provide testimonials, comments or reviews on our websites. These activities may contain your personally identifiable information. In the case of testimonials, we will obtain your prior consent. To remove any such posting from our sites, please contact us at

c. Surveys

From time to time we may allow you the opportunity to participate in various surveys on our websites. If you participate, we will request your personally identifiable information. Your participation in these surveys is voluntary. The requested information may include contact information and other demographic information. We use these surveys to improve our products and services as well as to improve our sites, make our marketing efforts more efficient and for other business purposes. We may use Third-Party Service Providers to conduct these surveys.

d. Public Forums

Our websites may offer publicly accessible community forums. The information you provide in these areas may be read, collected and used by others who access them. If you wish to request removal of your personal information from a public forum, please contact In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information. In such cases we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.

e. Social Media Features

Our websites includes social media features such as Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter buttons. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our sites, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our sites. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

f. Merger or Acquisition

We may share your personally identifiable information in the case of a merger, acquisition or other situation involving a change in control of The Hippie Hobby, LLC.

  1. Children’s Privacy:

The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) governs the collection of personally identifiable information with regard to children under the age of 13. Our websites are not geared to children and therefore we do not knowingly intend to collect information from any child under 13 years of age. If you are a child under 13, you may not register or submit any personal information to our websites.

  1. California “Shine the Light” Law:

The California Privacy Rights California Civil Code § 1798.83, also known as the “Shine the Light” law, permits users who are California Residents to request and obtain from websites, once per year, free of charge, information about the personal information (if any) we have disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes. We do not disclose your personal information to any third party for that party’s direct marketing use. If you have any questions, please contact us at

  1. Retention of Information:

We will retain your information as necessary to keep in touch with you regarding our products and services, to process your orders, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. To change, update or request the deletion or deactivation of your information please see the Choice and Opt Out section below.

  1. Choice and Opt Out:

If you no longer wish to receive communications from us, including promotional communications, or if you wish to request the update, deletion or deactivation of your information, please contact us at Note, in some cases it may not be possible to delete your personal information in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.

  1. Data Security:

We strive to ensure that we and our Third-Party Service Providers protect your information using current industry standards. However, we cannot warranty the security of the information you provide to us online. In the event any breach of our security, we will analyze the breach to determine whether it requires the involvement of law enforcement authorities and requires us to notify you pursuant to state or federal law.

  1. Changes to This Policy:

This Privacy Policy, should not be construed as a contractual promise. We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time without notice. If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy that may affect you, we will notify you by means of a notice on our home page prior to these changes taking effect. We encourage you to periodically check that page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

  1. Contact Us:

For more information, or if you have any questions or concerns regarding our Privacy Policy or practices, please contact us at