Privacy policy

This Privacy Policy describes how and when I collect, use, and share information when you purchase an item from me, contact me, or otherwise use my services through the Shoemaking Workshop website. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that I do not own or control,including Stripe and Paypal. For more information, please refer to the Stripe or Paypal Data Privacy policies.

Information I collect
To fulfill your order, you must provide me with certain information, which you have authorised me
to use, such as your name, email address, postal address, payment information, and the details
of the product that you’re ordering. You may also choose to provide me with additional personal
information (for a custom order of for example) if you contact me directly.

Why I need your information and how I use it
I rely on a number of legal bases to collect, use, and share your information, including:

Information sharing and disclosure
Information about my customers is important to my business. I share your personal information for very limited reasons and in limited circumstances, as follows:

    I do not sell your personal data to any third parties.

Data retention
I retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to provide you with my services and as described in my Privacy Policy. However, I may also be required to retain this information
to comply with my legal and regulatory obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce my agreements. I generally keep your data for the following time period: 1 year. For Irish tax purposes, I may need to present backup documentation for tax filing etc. I need to keep all payment related information on file for a maximum period of 7 years.

How to contact me
For purposes of EU data protection law, I, Veronika Pavlisova, am the data controller of your personal information. If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact me at

Cookies statement
The Shoemaking Workshop website only uses Functional Cookies. Functional cookies are cookies that are essential for the website to work. For example a so called 'session' cookie which makes sure that you don't have to keep logging in on every page you visit, or a cookie that keeps track of your shopping cart on the website.