Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: Flossy Flamingo is a trading name of Sole Trader, Sarah Taffe.

Privacy & GDPR

We are committed to protecting your privacy and will continue to be transparent about how we keep data safe.
We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act and GDPR).
The personal information we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law.
Any information you provide will be used by Flossy Flamingo (A Trading name of Sole Trader, Sarah Taffe) and our affiliates solely, and not passed on to any other third parties. By purchasing, you are consenting to your information being used by Flossy Flamingo (a trading name of Sole Trader, Sarah Taffe) and the necessary suppliers, in order to process the order.
It is not our policy to share your registration data with any third-party companies, however, if the Buyer takes up any offers or sales with companies through our website or social media, any details that the Buyer passes on will be subject to the terms and conditions of that company.
We may email the Buyer in the future if the Buyer has opted in to such communications, unless the Buyer requests to be taken off the database.

SSL Certificates holds a current and regularly updated SSL Certificate.
SSL certificates are also held by our Hosted Payment Pages (Stripe and PayPal) who process payments on our behalf. When a customer enters their payment details, they are taken through to the Hosted Payment Page website, therefore customers are not entering their payment details onto our site and we never actually see any customer card information, although we do see your email address, order details and any postal address needed to fulfil the order.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.