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PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE AND DISCLAIMERS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE (this "Site"). By accessing or using this Site, you agree to these terms of use, conditions and all applicable laws. If you do not agree to these terms you may not use this Site. The Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Sabine’s Boutiques with respect to this Web site. The Terms and Conditions supercede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written between you and Sabine’s Boutiques with respect to this Web site. No modification of the Terms and Conditions shall be effective unless it is authorized by Sabine’s Boutiques. If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is found to be contrary to law, then such provision(s) shall be constructed in a manner to closely reflect, as much as possible, the intentions of the parties, with the other provisions remaining in full force and effect
MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE.
Sabine’s Boutiques reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Sabine’s Boutiques Web Sites are offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Sabine’s Boutiques Web Sites. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions.
AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND SABINE’S BOUTIQUES
The network of Sabine’s Boutiques operated by Sabine Sarongs and Silks Co. or its affiliates or subsidiaries, is comprised of various Web sites and Web pages, (namely Sabine’s Boutiques, Sabine Sarongs, Sabine Sarongs Plus, Sabine Silks, and Sabine Textiles). The Sabine Sarongs and Silks Co. Web Sites are offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Sabine’s Boutiques Web Sites constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. Your use of a particular Sabine’s Boutiques website included within the Sabine Sarongs and Silks Co. Web Sites network may also be subject to additional terms outlined elsewhere on that website (the "Additional Terms"). Additionally, the Sabine’s Boutiques Web Site may themselves contain additional terms that govern particular features or offers (for example, sweepstakes or chat areas). In the event that any of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein conflict with the Additional Terms or other terms and guidelines contained within any particular Sabine Sarongs and Silks Co. website, then these terms shall control.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
Information on this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Information, including product pricing and availability, may be changed or updated without notice. Sabine’s Boutiques assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in these materials. THESE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. Sabine’s Boutiques further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items contained within these materials. Sabine’s Boutiques shall not be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages, including without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits, which may result from the use of these materials. Sabine’s Boutiques and its subsidiaries reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, and/or cancel orders in its discretion, including, without limitation, if Sabine’s Boutiques believes that customer conduct violates applicable law or is harmful to the interests of Sabine’s Boutiques and its subsidiaries.
COMPIMENTARY SERVICES Any offers for free or complimentary product, services, discounts or promotional pricing, and coupon codes are not to be abused nor may be redeemed for any monetary value. Any such offers may be revoked without prior notice. Coupon codes may be shared however must be redeemed at time of purchase, and are applied on a one per customer basis.

USE OF SITE, PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE LIMITATION

Unless otherwise specified, the Sabine Sarongs and Silks Co. Web Sites are for your personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Sabine Sarongs and Silks Co. Web Sites. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, electronically copy, download and print hard copy portions of the material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with Sabine’s Boutiques or to purchase Sabine’s Boutiques products. Any other use of materials on this Site, including but not limited to the modification, reproduction, distribution, republication (including “mirroring”), display or transmission of the content of this Site, without prior written permission of Sabine’s Boutiques is strictly prohibited. Harassment in any manner or form on the Site or any of the Sabine’s Boutiques Websites, including via e-mail and chat or by obscene or abusive language is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Sabine’s Boutiques employee, host, or representative or other members or visitors on the Site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Site any content which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable, or which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the Site or use the Site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization. A possibility exists that the server materials could include inaccuracies or errors. Additionally, a possibility exists that unauthorized additions, deletions, and alterations could be made by third parties to the server materials. Although Sabine’s Boutiques tries to ensure the integrity and the accurateness of the server materials, it makes no guarantees about their correctness or accuracy. Before relying on any representation made in any of the server materials, check with the advertiser of the product or service to ensure that the information you are relying upon is correct.

COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

The entire content included in this Site, including but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces, or code and the selection and arrangements thereof is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and Canada, and other copyright laws, and is the property of Sabine’s Boutiques. The collective work includes works that are licensed to Sabine’s Boutiques. Any photos, digital artwork, images or comments submitted by email are accepted and become the property of the Site and are deemed as permission given to publish and display on the Site.
© COPYRIGHT 2010 Sabine Sarongs & Silks Co. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. All brand, product, trademarks, service marks, and trade names (collectively the "Marks") are trademarks or registered trademarks of and are proprietary to Sabine’s Boutiques, or other respective owners that have granted such.

VOID WHERE PROHIBITED:

Although the information on this Web site is accessible worldwide, not all products or services discussed in this Web site are available to all persons or in all geographic locations or jurisdictions. Sabine’s Boutiques and the advertisers each reserve the right to limit the provision of their products or services to any person, geographic area, or jurisdiction they so desire and to limit the quantities of any products or services that they provide. Any offer for any product or service made in the materials on this Web site is void where prohibited.

GOVERNING LAW:

In the event of litigation both parties agree that the Law of the Province of British Columbia of business registration of Sabine’s Boutiques shall apply and both parties shall consent to the jurisdiction of said Provincial courts, or in the event of diversity of citizenship, the Canadian Federal Courts. Both parties expressly waive a trial by jury.

DATA PRIVACY

Personal Information: Sabine’s Boutiques only collects personal information when you request our services and only uses the information collected to provide those services for you. If you choose to make a purchase, you will be asked to provide contact information (such as your name and shipping address) and financial information (such as your credit card number and expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to process your order. Sabine’s Boutiques handles all of this data with the utmost of confidentiality.

Use of Cookies: Cookies may be used by our website and/or servers to track your personal preferences for this site and/or to track your login status. The cookies will only store information relevant to your visit(s) to our website and will not be shared with any unauthorized third parties.

Third Parties: Any personal information provided will not be traded, rented, sold or otherwise shared with anyone outside of Sabine’s Boutiques, or used for reasons beyond those contemplated in this statement. From time to time, we may engage third parties to process your information on our behalf; however, none of Sabine’s Boutiques  affiliates (such as our credit card company) have permission to retain, share, store or use personal information for any reason other than providing the requested service.

Security: To prevent unauthorized access, disclosure and improper use of your information, we have established appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial safeguards to protect the information we collect in accordance with our privacy policy.

Mailing List: Sabine’s Boutiques does maintain a mailing list and makes periodic mailings to individuals both via regular mail and an electronic newsletter. We only add individuals to these lists at their own request and will immediately remove individuals from these lists if requested. Some mailings are regional and will not be sent to all individuals on our mailing list.

Email Notifications: An active email address is required to receive notifications such as order confirmation, tracking of order processing or tracking of shipment. Add our website and email address to your safe senders list or else monitor your spam/junk mail folder for essential communication to confirm your order has been successfully processed. A final thank you notification is sent 30 days after purchase to close and delete the transaction history. All notices from Sabine’s Boutiques to You may be posted on the Site and will be deemed successfully delivered within thirty (30) days after posting. Notices from You to Sabine’s Boutiques shall be made either by e-mail, sent to the address we provide on the Site, or first class mail to our address as below. Delivery shall be deemed to have been made and successfully received by You to Sabine’s Boutiques five (5) days after the date sent.

Links & References: We may provide links as references to outside, third-party websites as resources for your enjoyment. Such references do not indicate any guarantee as to the adherence of other parties to the policies of this website and visitors must be aware that websites not under our domains will have privacy and terms of use policies that are different than those of Sabine’s Boutiques. We simply provide the links as a courtesy for potential interest purposes and does not imply recommendation, approval, affiliation, or sponsorship of that product, services or process.

CHECKOUT

Depending on how you have configured your browser, when you select a product a small file (a "cookie") is stored on your computer. The cookie contains a unique personal identification code and is used to save your Shopping Cart information so that you can add products to the cart, leave the site and return and the items memorized to save you time re-entering data. Check your browser preferences to see if cookies are enabled. If the checkout buttons are unresponsive you may need to update your pop up blocker, or use an alternative browser such as Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.

CURRENCY

All Prices on the Site are in US Dollars, currency conversions are according to daily rates. We refer to XE.com for conversion calculations. Currency exchange may be calculated during checkout according to or your choice of payment service provider.

PRICING

Product prices and shipping rates are subject to change and may be adjusted without notice.

TAXES

Sabine’s Boutiques charges sales tax for merchandise ordered on the Site based on the applicable provincial/state sales tax rate and the location to which the order is being shipped:
CANADA: Current rates for PST applicable to BC residents, and/or GST/HST where applicable for all provinces outside of BC.
USA: NO TAXES or customs duties are collected for USA destinations.
NTERNATIONAL: NO TAXES charged for International orders outside of Canada. Although not collected on the Site, customs and import duties may be applied to International orders when the shipment reaches its destination. Such charges are the responsibility of the recipient of your order and vary from country to country.

PAYMENT

Merchandise may be purchased from the Site by using any one of the payment options listed. Sabine’s Boutiques reserves the right to change its payment procedures at any time without prior notice. Order contact information may be required to match the name and address on your payment card.

USA

Visa/MasterCard (pending)
PayPal

Major credit cards
Direct Debit
Bank transfer
Google Checkout

Major credit cards
Money order/cashier’s check
International form***
Personal Check*
(COD not available)

CANADA

Visa/MasterCard (pending)
PayPal

Major credit cards
Interac
Direct Debit
Bank Transfer
Royal Bank of Canada
Direct Debit (Interac.ca)
Major Canadian Banks
Money order/cashier's check
Personal Check*
COD**

INTERNATIONAL

Visa/MasterCard (pending)
PayPal International

Major credit cards
Money order/cashier’s check
International form***
Personal Check*
(COD not available)


* Banks require 10-25 days for checks to clear. Checks of substantial amount may be held for this duration before parcel may be shipped.
** COD additional charges apply
*** Be sure to use appropriate international form (i.e. USA is pink/orange in color, not green)

SHIPPING

At this time, Sabine’s Boutiques ships merchandise to all locations within Canada, United States, and Mexico as well as to all international locations. The risk of loss and title for all merchandise ordered on the Site pass to you when the merchandise is delivered to the shipping carrier. All items are shipped via Canada Post Airmail as the default shipping method (unless requested otherwise by buyer) within 72 hours of your purchase. In the event that an item is out of stock or backordered, we will not bill your credit card until the item is shipped to you. Orders placed on weekends or on statutory holidays will ship on next regular business day. Purchases may be delivered to your address or to one or more alternative recipients. PO Boxes are acceptable; however undeliverable parcels returned to us are non-refundable and will be sent to an alternative address at the buyer’s expense. Courier services are available by request and are processed under buyer’s courier account number. Buyer accepts all responsibility to provide required information and risks associated with courier services and will comply with applicable law for product crossing international boundaries.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING

Contact your local customs office for details, as shipping laws are different in each country. It is your responsibility to check with your Customs office to verify whether the country to which you are shipping permits the shipments of your chosen products. Sabine’s Boutiques is not responsible for any direct, indirect, punitive, or consequential damages that arise from improper international shipping practices.

PARCEL TRACKING

Tracking is available only for parcels upgraded beyond airmail. See invoice for tracking number (if applicable) and may be followed online through postal services websites respective to country of destination.

INSURANCE

Shipping insurance is optional at an additional charge requiring contact information in order to validate. Telephone #, courier account #, SSN# and credit card# may be required for special courier service.

RETURNS & EXCHANGES

Please be completely satisfied with your purchase or notify us of intention to return any unused merchandise to Sabine’s Boutiques within 7 days of receipt for a full refund of purchase price, excluding shipping charges and any irreclaimable selling fees. Products must be received by us within 30 days of original purchase date, products kept for over 30 days without a return request are considered final. After this time period, transaction/selling fees are not retrievable and are therefore non-refundable. Products being returned must be in NEW condition and in the original packaging.
Every effort is made to ensure we gather sufficient information from you for processing your order. Therefore we reserve the right to charge a restocking/handling fee at our discretion for items which have been ordered in the wrong size, length or color and may be returned for exchange only.
Items which have been ordered in the wrong size, color, length or in insufficient quantity may be returned for exchange only at the buyer’s expense. Sabine’s Boutiques will cover the cost for shipping to replace items that were shipped incorrectly. If there are any questions about returns, feel free to contact us and we will do everything possible to make sure you are satisfied. Kindly telephone or email us in advance to initiate returns processing. We will send you an email with detailed instructions for returning your items. Orders must be cancelled at least three (3) business days in advance of ship date to qualify for a refund.

CUSTOMER CARE

Customer service is available as defined on the Contact Us page of this Site. International time zones considered, email is the preferred method of communication as this facilitates remote monitoring and responding within best time.

Mailing Address:
Sabine Sarongs & Silks Co.
8416 Cornish Street

Vancouver, BC Canada V6P5B8
Telephone: 604.325.7112
Text or Voicemail message: 778-319-9755
Fax: 604.261.5427
Email: [email protected]
Issue Date:14 March 2010