Privacy Policy

Who we are

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When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Information Collected

We collect personal information about you when you contact us via this website or purchase digital downloads. We also collect personal information when you visit the website automatically, known as cookies.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Additionally, we use cookies to track the contents of the cart while you browse the website.

When you purchase from our website, we will ask you to provide information including name, billing address, email address, payment details (such as Google Pay or credit card information). This information is used to send information about your order, payment processing, comply with legal obligations such as the collection of taxes, and allow you to opt-in to email marketing. Your credit card information is not stored by the service provider and cannot be accessed by The Knit McKinley. Please see Google Pay and Stripe’s privacy policies for additional information.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

How we use your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Information provided to complete a purchase is used to complete the financial transaction or to answer your inquiries regarding a transaction and for no other purposes.

We will not sell or rent your information to third parties and do not share any information with third parties for marketing purposes.

When you are using our store pages and check out options, your payments are processed by a third-party payment processor for secure processing of your payment to complete the transaction.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, have left comments, or purchased a digital download, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.