Terms and conditions

Welcome to STYLESEEKER. In using this website you are deemed to have read and agreed to the following Terms and Conditions (T&Cs) of use, which together with our Privacy Policy, govern STYLESEEKER’S (‘us’ ‘we’ or ‘our’) relationship with our customer (‘you’ or ‘your’) in relation to this website. Please read these T&Cs carefully before engaging in our services. If you disagree with any part of these T&CS, please do not use this website.

1. Description of Services
STYLESEEKER offers a personalised style search service that provides users with access to the latest clothing and accessories that are available online. You are responsible for obtaining access to our website, and that access may involve third-party fees (such as Internet service provider or airtime charges). In addition, you must provide and are responsible for all equipment necessary to access STYLESEEKER.

2. License and Site Access
STYLESEEKER grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of our website and service. This license does not include any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another vendor or any other third party; caching, unauthorised hypertext links to our site and the framing of any Content available through the site; uploading, posting, or transmitting any content that you do not have a right to make available (such as the intellectual property of another party); uploading, posting, or transmitting any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; any action that imposes or may impose (in STYLESEEKER’s sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on STYLESEEKER’s infrastructure; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. You may not bypass any measures used by STYLESEEKER to prevent or restrict access to the Site. Any unauthorised use by you shall terminate the permission or license granted to you by STYLESEEKER.

3. Membership Eligibility
STYLESEEKER is not available to minors under the age of 18 without parental or guardian consent or to any users suspended or removed from the system by STYLESEEKER for any reason. Users may not have more than one active account. Additionally, users are prohibited from selling, trading, or otherwise transferring your STYLESEEKER account to another party. If you do not qualify, you may not use the STYLESEEKER service or the site.

4. Your Account
By using this website and services you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the subscription form, contribution form, and any registration form. If any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or STYLESEEKER has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site. STYLESEEKER also reserves the right to refuse service, terminate and remove or edit content in its sole discretion.

5. Pricing
Prices shown for our Services on this Site are in Australian Dollars (AUD) and are inclusive of GST. If you are purchasing our Services in an alternate country then the price that will be charged will be calculated in accordance with the applicable exchange rate on the day your card issuer processes the transaction.

STYLESEEKER is not responsible for any change of pricing that may occur that is displayed on our site, blog or any third party website that is linked from our site or services.

6. User Conduct
This Web Site, email distribution, and any communications service, including the capability to contribute content material ideas or any other ideas by email or by use of a contribution form (each such submission, a “Contribution”), chat room, message board, newsgroup, or other interactive service that may be available to you on or through this site (collectively, the “Services”) are provided to you solely for entertainment purposes.

Users agree not to use the Websites or Services to:

a. Post, use or transmit Content that you do not have the right to post or use, for example, under intellectual property, confidentiality, privacy or other applicable laws;
b. Post, use or transmit unsolicited or unauthorised Content, including advertising or promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of unsolicited or unwelcome solicitation or advertising;
c. Post, use or transmit Content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or otherwise interfere with or disrupt the Websites or Services or servers or networks connected to the Websites or Services, or that disobeys any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Websites or Services;
d. Post or transmit Content that is harmful, offensive, obscene, abusive, invasive of privacy, defamatory, hateful or otherwise discriminatory, false and misleading, incites an illegal act, or is otherwise in breach of your obligations to any person or contrary to any applicable laws and regulations;
e. Intimidate or harass another;
f. Use or attempt to use another’s account, service, or personal information;
g. Remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with any security-related features that enforce limitations on the use of the Websites or Services;
h. Attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Websites or Services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Websites or Services, through hacking, password mining or any other means or interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Websites or Services or any activities conducted through the Websites or Services;
i. Impersonate another person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; or
j. Post or transmit any personally identifiable information about persons under 18 years of age.

In addition, you may not (and may not authorise another party to): (i) frame or otherwise co-brand the Websites or Services (for example, by displaying a name, logo, trademark or other means of attribution of a third party that is reasonably likely to give the user the impression that that third party has the right to display, publish or distribute the Website or Service); or, (ii) use any Website or Service in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage or impair such Website or Service, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Website or Service.

7. Submitted Content
STYLESEEKER does not claim ownership of any materials you make available through our website. At STYLESEEKER’S sole discretion, such materials may be included on our website or any other electronic or printed material in whole or in part or in a modified form. With respect to such materials you submit or make available for inclusion on our website, you grant STYLESEEKER a perpetual, irrevocable, non-terminable, worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive license to use, copy, distribute, publicly display, modify, create derivative works, and sublicense such materials or any part of such materials. You hereby represent, warrant and covenant that any materials you provide do not include anything (including, but not limited to, text, images, music or video) to which you do not have the full right to grant the license.

8. Links
Our Site and Services may contain certain links to third parties’ Web Sites (“Linked Sites”) from STYLESEEKER Web Site. Linked Sites are not, however, reviewed, controlled, or examined by STYLESEEKER in any way and STYLESEEKER is not responsible for the content, availability, advertising, products or other materials of any such Linked Sites, or any additional links contained therein. These links do not imply STYLESEEKER‘S endorsement of or association with the Linked Sites. It is your sole responsibility to comply with the appropriate terms of service of the Linked Sites, as well as with any other obligation under copyright, secrecy, defamation, decency, privacy, security and export laws related to the use of such Linked Sites and any content contained thereon. In no event shall STYLESEEKER be liable, directly or indirectly, to anyone for any loss or damage arising from or occasioned by the creation or use of the Linked Sites or the information or material accessed-through these Linked Sites. You should direct any concerns to that site’s administrator or webmaster. STYLESEEKER reserves the exclusive right, at its sole discretion, to add, change, decline or remove, without notice, any feature or link to any of the Linked Sites from the Web Site and/or introduce different features or links to different users.

9. Merchandise, products and/or services available on or through the service:

a. We may receive a commission, fee, and/or other compensation on some purchases made on, through, or linked from the service.
b. Images available on or through the service of merchandise or products, including without limitation content, may not accurately capture the actual appearance, colour, look and feel, specifications, features, or functionality of such merchandise or products.
c. Neither we nor our indemnities make any representations, warranties, or guarantees with respect to any of the merchandise, products, and/or services, including without limitation content, featured, mentioned, described, auctioned, distributed, given away, rented, sold, or otherwise available on or through the service.
d. If you bid on, purchase, order, obtain or research merchandise, products and/or services, including without limitation content, on or through the service, note that neither we nor our indemnities have any control over, or assume responsibility for, the quality, quantity, size, character, fitness for a particular purpose, specifications, features, functionality, safety, or legality of such merchandise, products and/or services, the truth or accuracy of the listings, or the ability of the sellers to sell, ship, or otherwise provide such merchandise, products and/or services.
e. You agree that we and our indemnities are not responsible, and shall have no liability to you, with respect to merchandise, products, and/or services, including without limitation content, featured, mentioned, described, auctioned, distributed, given away, sold, rented or otherwise available on or through the service, including illegal, offensive or illicit items, even items that violate the agreement.

STYLESEEKER holds no responsibility for any items that are purchased off third party websites that are connected with our site, email or other services. Any shipping, handling, returns, damages, questions, sizing differences, changes to appearance or any other faults associated with your purchase of an item are the sole responsibility of the third party website that it was ordered from. All communication regarding your purchase must be directly between you and the third party.

10. Disclaimer of Warranty
All content, products, and services on the site, or obtained from a website to which the site is linked (a “linked site”) are provided to you “as is” without warranty of any kind either express or implied including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, security or accuracy.

STYLESEEKER does not endorse and is not responsible for (a) the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made through the site by any party other than STYLESEEKER (b) any content provided on linked sites or (c) the capabilities or reliability of any product or service obtained from a linked site.

Other than as required under applicable consumer protection law, under no circumstance will STYLESEEKER be liable for any loss or damage caused by a user’s reliance on information obtained through the site or a linked site, or user’s reliance on any product or service obtained from a linked site. It is the responsibility of the user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any opinion, advice or other content available through the site, or obtained from a linked site. Please seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific opinion, advice, product, service, or other content.

11. Indemnity
Each person using or accessing any part of the Website indemnifies STYLESEEKER and each of their directors and employees against any action, claim, loss or expense arising their use of the Website.

12. Limitation of Liability
You expressly understand and agree that STYLESEEKR and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if STYLESEEKER has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from use of the site, content or any related services.

13. Copyrights
STYLESEEKER respects the intellectual property rights of others, and requires that the people who use the Web Site and Services do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information via the Contact form:

1. Your name, address, telephone number, and email address;
2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
3. A description of where the alleged infringing material is located;
4. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
5. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; and
6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorised to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

14. Cancellation Policy
STYLESEEKER requires a minimum of 24 hours notice for a cancellation. Notification needs to be made via the Contact form. We reserve the right to levy a $25 charge to cover any subsequent administrative expenses.

15. Termination of Agreements and Refund Policy
Both the customer and STYLESEEKER have the right to terminate any Services Agreement for any reason, including ending the services that are already underway. No refunds shall be offered, where a Service is deemed to have begun and is, for all intents and purposes, underway. Any monies that have been paid to us which constitute payment in respect of the provision of unused Services, shall be refunded.

16. Electronic Communications
When you visit STYLESEEKER or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

17. Privacy Policy
We are committed to protecting your privacy and security and have explained in detail the steps we take to do so. We urge you to read our Privacy Policy.

18. Notification of Changes
STYLESEEKER reserves the right to change these conditions from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of this site will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms. If you do not agree to any change to the T&CS then you must immediately stop using the Site. Any changes will be displayed in prominent text at the top of this T&CS page and/or our Privacy Policy page, as appropriate, for thirty (30) days. If there are changes to how we use our customer’s Personal Information, notification by e-mail will be made to those affected by this change. Please be aware that STYLESEEKER is not responsible for your failure to receive an email due to the actions of your ISP or any email filtering service. You are therefore advised to re-read this statement on a regular basis to make sure you are notified of any changes.

Last modified: 31 January 2012