Privacy policy

Last updated on August 22, 2023

The privacy policy for Esther van der Drift Design ( is designed to protect your personal information and help you understand how your data is collected, used, disclosed and safeguarded.

Although great care is taken in the choice of partner websites and services, any third-party websites you may visit through the links provided on this website are not covered in this privacy policy. These websites are owned and operated by other organizations. Please refer to their websites and respective privacy policies instead.

Your personal information is shared and stored when you choose to interact with certain parts of the website that are detailed below, or when you provide the additional data yourself. This website does not sell your information to third-party websites and will only store or share data with services that are necessary to execute agreements or to comply with legal obligations.

This website does not intend to collect data about website visitors under the age of 16, unless they have parental or guardian consent. However, it is impossible to ensure a visitor is truly older than 16. It is therefore advised that parents be involved in the online activities of their children, in order to prevent data about children from being collected without parental consent. If you are convinced that personal information about a minor has been collected without this permission, please contact the owner of this website, and this information will be deleted.

Making a purchase

When you make a purchase through the shop, the following information is collected:

  • Personal information such as your full name and email address
  • Payment information such as your billing address, credit card, debit card or other payment method
  • Additional information if your order is personalized or unique

This information is necessary to complete the transaction and provide you with access to the purchased (digital) content. To comply with legal obligations (i.e. local tax laws), your purchase data is retained at least 7 years.

Using the contact form

When you use the contact form on the website, the following information is collected:

  • Personal information such as your name and email address
  • Additional information you choose to provide, including but not limited to company name, telephone number, website url and personal message

The information is used to respond to your contact inquiry, either by email or telephone. Your contact information is retained for 2 years, unless there is a good reason to keep it for a longer time (i.e. long-standing partnerships).

Leaving a comment or review

If you choose to leave a comment on the blog or a product review in the shop, the following information is collected:

  • Personal information such as your name, email address and website url
  • Gravatar profile picture, if you have set any through their website
  • Additional information you choose to provide
    Please note that your comments and reviews will be visible to other users, so exercise caution when sharing personal information.

The information is used to identify you as an individual user on the website. In theory this data is stored indefinitely, meaning it will be kept for as long as this (version of the) website continues to exist.

Browsing the website

Google Analytics is used to gather anonymized data of all website visitors. This includes the following information:

  • Location such as country or city
  • Device information such as browser, device type, operating system and screen resolution

This information is used to provide insights into visitor/customer behavior and as a basis for further website improvements. It is stored for a maximum of 14 months.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone when you first visit a website. This website only uses technical and functional cookies, and analytical cookies that do not infringe your privacy. The cookies are necessary for the technical operation of the website and your ease of use. They ensure that the website works properly and, for example, remember your preferred settings. They can also be used to optimize the website. You can opt out of cookies by setting your internet browser so that it no longer stores cookies. In addition, you can also delete all information previously saved via the settings of your browser.

The appropriate safeguards and security measures are in place to protect your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorized way, altered or disclosed. If you feel there is an issue with the security of this website, or you have found evidence of a data breach, please contact the owner of this website using the contact information below.

You have the right to access, update, and delete your personal information. Additionally, you have the right to withdraw consent or object to the processing of your personal data. You can request to receive your personal data in a commonly used, machine-readable format, and have that data be transmitted to you or another organisation of your choice.

If you wish to exercise any of these rights or have any privacy-related concerns, please contact the owner of this website using the information provided at the end of this policy.

When making a request, you may be asked to provide additional identification to ensure you are indeed the person in question. Gathering or editing your data may take some time. Please allow up to four weeks to process your request.

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you believe your data is being processed in voilation of the GDPR.

This privacy policy may be updated from time to time to reflect changes in practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons. The most current version will be posted on this page, and the date of the latest revision will be indicated at the top.

If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy, or you wish to exercise any of the above mentioned rights, please contact the owner of this website at:

Esther van der Drift Design
Esther van der Drift
Mariënhof 171
4133 BR Vianen
The Netherlands

+31 6 533 467 58