What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file containing small amounts of information that are placed by a website on a computer or other smart device with access to our website

Cookies can help us to remember your website login so that you don't need to type it into the website every time you return, or to remember the goods that you have clicked to purchase on one page so that they are added to your basket.

One thing to remember is that cookies cannot carry viruses or install malware.

By using our Garden Chic website, you are agreeing to our Privacy and Cookie policies.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. Precisely how cookies are blocked will depend upon the browser that you use.


Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies to allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and to improve our website. We are required by law to provide you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies that we use and if this page does not answer all your queries, you should contact us.

Different cookies are used and perform different functions, please read below to further understand the difference between the different cookies.


Essential. Some cookies are essential in order to use our site, these cookies play a part in the core functions of the site, such as to determine what sort of device you are using in order to display the site correctly.


Analytics. Personal information we collect from these analytics cookies may include I.P address, clicks, internal links, pages you have visited, where you have scrolled, and the searches you make on our site. We use this data to learn and monitor site activity to help improve our site. This is mainly done through Google analytics where Google collects and stores the data, please read the Google analytics policies via their website.


Advertising & marketing. Cookies in this category can be placed by us or by third party advertisers. We and the third parties use the data collected to understand what products or services you may be interested in to help provide the best experience possible.


Do I have to accept cookies?

To shop on Garden Chic cookies need to be enabled on your browser. Cookies allow us to personalise your experience when browsing our website.

If you change your cookie preferences, you will still be able to browse our website but some functions may not be available, one example of this will be items that you leave in your basket may be removed when you exit and revisit our site. Another function that will not work is if you change your cookie preferences in your account login, you will need to log in each time you visit the website.

If you disable cookies you may have difficulties using the Garden Chic website.


How long do we keep cookies for?

Generally, we only keep cookie data for the duration of your visit to Garden Chic, this includes web, mobile, and tablet viewing. For more info please view our Cookie list. Cookies placed by third parties may be kept for longer periods.


Do Cookies hold my personal information?

No, cookies on our website will not contain any of your confidential information such as a home address, telephone number, or payment details. You can find more information on how third parties collect cookie data via their websites: Google, Facebook