Purple Leaf Designs ◦ all things cross stitch, none of the perfectionism

Terms + Conditions


Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using the http://purpleleafdesigns.com website (“Website”) operated by Purple Leaf Designs (“I”, “me”, “my”).

These Terms also include the Privacy Policy, which is referenced.


Your access to and use of the Website is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Website.

You must be at least sixteen years of age to use the Website. Use of this website is at your own risk. I host my site on a reputable platform and take reasonable efforts to maintain and host the site. However, I make no explicit representations or warranties as to the safety or your individual use of the Website. The Terms and Conditions contained on this page are subject to change at any time.

By accessing or using the Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Website.


By using the Website, you hereby consent to these Terms and Conditions.

If you require any more information or have any questions about the Terms and Conditions, contact me.


All the images, text, graphics, patterns, and trademarks are owned by and property of Purple Leaf Designs, or the otherwise attributed party. It is a violation of United States federal law to utilize my intellectual property, in whole or in part, without permission. Modification of any materials found on this Website is illegal. I reserve the right to protect my intellectual property, including taking legal action and/or requesting financial penalties (damages) where applicable.

You may use my intellectual property, with clear and obvious credit to Purple Leaf Designs, as well links back to the specific page on the Website where the images, text, quote, or post is located. However, you many not share, upload, or otherwise distribute any piece of content that is not publicly accessible on this Website, ex: paid patterns, free patterns or information sheets that require an email address to access, etc. If you cannot link back to the intellectual property, you cannot use it.

You may never claim my intellectual property as your own or your unique creation, even with attribution.


All communications made through my contact form, the blog, comments, newsletter sign up, Etsy reviews, Etsy conversations, or directly via phone, mail or email, are not held privileged or confidential and are subject to viewing and distribution by third parties. I own all communications displayed on the Website, comments, reviews, emails or other media, and will neither give credit, nor pay royalties for unsolicited user-generated content such as blog comments or emails. For more information on your communications or any data provided by you in those communications, please refer to the Privacy Policy.

I maintain a right to republish any submission – in whole or in part – as reasonably necessary in the course of my business. You agree not to submit any content or communications that could be illegal, or serve an unlawful purpose, including, but not limited to communications that are potentially libelous or maliciously false, obscene, abusive, negligent or otherwise harmful or inappropriate.


By purchasing from, and/or using this Website, and/or its content, you also agree to the full Disclaimer.

This Website and all related materials are provided for educational and informational use only. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Purple Leaf Designs for any direct or indirect loss or conduct incurred as a result of your use of the Website and any related communications, including as a result of any consequences incurred from technological failures such as a payment processor error(s), or system failure(s).

While I may reference certain results, outcomes or situations on this website, you understand and acknowledge that I make no guarantee as to the accuracy of third-party statements contained herein or the likelihood of success for you as a result of these statements or any other statements anywhere on this website. If you have medical, legal or financial questions, you should consult an appropriate licensed professional. I expressly disclaim any and all responsibility for any actions or omissions you choose to make as a result of using this Website, the related materials, my products, courses or information.

This Website is updated on a regular basis, and while I try to make accurate statements in a timely and effective manner, I cannot guarantee that all materials and media on the Website are entirely accurate, complete or up to date. You expressly acknowledge and understand that any information or knowledge you gain as a result of using this website is used at your own risk. If you should see any errors or omissions and would like to let me know, please contact me.


I may use affiliate links on this Website, or in other communications, to sell certain products or services. I disclaim any and all liability as a result of your purchase through one of these links. I will use reasonable efforts to notify you when and where I have placed affiliate links, in addition to this disclaimer located in these Terms and Conditions. You accept express liability for any and all consequences or benefits of clicking the affiliate links contained on this Website or other related communications.

Further, my Website and other communications may also contain links to non-affiliate third-party websites or services that are neither owned nor controlled by Purple Leaf Designs. I assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that I shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services.


If, at any time, I feel you have violated these Terms and Conditions, then I shall immediately terminate your use of my Website, and any related communications, as deemed appropriate. It is within my sole discretion to allow any user’s access of the Website, and I may revoke this access at any time without notice, and if necessary, block your IP address from further visits to the Website.


If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Website, you will be directed to a third party – Etsy – to complete the transaction. All purchases are subject to Etsy’s Terms and Conditions, as well as shop policies listed on the shop page http://purpleafdesigns.etsy.com (“Shop”). You are expected to read the Shop policies before purchasing. All requests for a return or refund will be handled according to the Shop policies.


Before you register with the Website, or make any purchases from the Website or Shop, you are asked consent to the Privacy Policy. If you have consented, or once you do consent, the terms of the Privacy Policy together with these Terms and Conditions. The information contained herein constitutes the entire agreement between site users and Purple Leaf Designs, relating to the use of this Website and my products.


If any part of these Terms and Conditions, or the Privacy Policy, is deemed unlawful and/or unenforceable, all other provisions contained herein will remain in full force and effect.


These Terms and the Privacy Policy are governed by and construed in accordance with United States law. Any dispute arising out of, or related to, the information contained herein is subject to adjudication in the state of Michigan, in the United States of America. Any disputes arising from it must be handled exclusively in the federal and state courts located in counties of Washtenaw, Michigan and Oakland, Michigan, respectively.  You agree to attempt to resolve any dispute or claim relating to the Terms or Privacy Policy by mediation, and mediation must occur prior to pursuing any other available legal action, including, but not limited to, litigation, arbitration or other dispute resolution procedures.


I reserve the right, at my sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material, I will try to provide at least 14 days’ notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at my sole discretion.

Last updated: June 10, 2021.