Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy
Last update: December 2022

Thank you for visiting the Sparkling Moments website. (“Company”, “we”, “us”, or “our”). We are committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you have any queries or concerns about our policy, or our practices with regards to your personal information, please contact us at [email protected].
When you visit our website (“website” ‘Site’,) sparklingmoments.events, and purchase any of our products or use our services, you trust us with your personal information. This privacy policy aims to explain what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you have in relation to it. This privacy policy applies to all information collected through our website, and/or any related services, sales, or events (we refer to them collectively in this privacy policy as the "Services").
Please read this privacy policy carefully as it will help you make informed decisions about sharing your personal information with us.

We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when expressing an interest in obtaining information about us or our products and services, or when directly contacting us. The personal information we may collect can include the following:
  • Publicly Available Personal Information. We collect first name, last name; email addresses; phone numbers; and other similar data.
  • Payment Data. We collect data necessary to process your payment if you make purchases, such as your payment instrument number (such as a credit card number), and the security code associated with your payment instrument. All payment data is stored by Stripe.
All personal information that you provide to us must be true, complete and accurate, and you must notify us of any relevant changes to your personal information.
Automatic Information: Information such as IP address and/or browser and device characteristics — is collected automatically when you visit our website. We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or navigate our website. This information does not reveal your specific identity but may include device and usage information, such as your IP address, browser and device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, device name, country, location, information about how and when you use our website and other technical information. This information is primarily needed to maintain the security and operation of our website, and for our internal analytics and reporting purposes.
Online Identifiers: We collect device's geolocations; cookie identifiers, or others such as the ones used for analytics and marketing; applications; devices; tools and protocols, such as IP (Internet Protocol) addresses; and other similar data.

We process your information for purposes based on legitimate business interests, the fulfillment of our contract with you, compliance with our legal obligations, and/or your consent.We use personal information collected via our website for a variety of business purposes described below. We process your personal information for these purposes in reliance on our legitimate business interests, in order to enter into or perform a contract with you, with your consent, and/or for compliance with our legal obligations. We indicate the specific processing grounds we rely on next to each purpose listed below. We use the information we collect or receive:
  • To send you marketing and promotional communications. We and/or our third party marketing partners may use the personal information you send to us for our marketing purposes, if this is in accordance with your marketing preferences. You can opt-out of our marketing emails at any time.
  • Fulfill and manage our services. We may use your information to fulfill and manage your orders, payments, returns, and exchanges made through the our website.
  • To protect Sparkling Moments. We may use your information as part of our efforts to keep our website safe and secure (for example, for fraud monitoring and prevention).
  • To respond to user inquiries or offer support to users. We may use your information to respond to your inquiries and solve any potential issues you might have with the use of our website and or the services we provide.
  • For other Business relevant Purposes: We may use your information for other purposes, such as analyzing date, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns and to evaluate and improve our services, products, marketing and your experience when using our website. We may use and store this information in an anonymized form so that it is not associated with individual users and does not include personal information. We will not use identifiable personal information without your consent.

We only share information with your consent, to comply with laws, to provide you with services, to protect your rights, or to fulfill business obligations. We may process or share data based on the following:
  • Consent: We may process your data if you have given us specific consent to use your personal information for a specific purpose.
  • Performance of Contract: Where we have entered into a contract with you (I.e through our services), we may process your personal information to fulfill the terms of our contract.
  • Legal Obligations: We may disclose your information when we are legally required to do so in order to comply with applicable law, governmental requests, a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
  • Vital Interests: We may disclose your information where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding potential violations of our policies, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person and illegal activities, or as evidence in litigation in which we are involved.
More specifically, we may need to process your data or share your personal information in the following situations:
  • Vendors, Consultants and Other Third-Party Service Providers. We may share your data with third party vendors, service providers, contractors or agents who perform services for us or on our behalf and require access to such information to do that work. Examples include: payment processing, data analysis, email delivery, hosting services, customer service and marketing efforts. We may allow selected third parties to use tracking technology on the Services, which will enable them to collect data about how you interact with the Services over time. This information may be used to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content and better understand online activity. Unless described in this Policy, we do not share, sell, rent or trade any of your information with third parties for their promotional purposes. They will not share your personal information with any organization apart from us. They will hold it securely and retain it for the period we instruct.
  • Business Transfers. We may share or transfer your information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.
  • Third-Party Advertisers. We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit the our website. These companies may use information about your visits to our website(s) and other websites that are contained in web cookies and other tracking technologies in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

We only share and disclose your information with the following third parties. If we have processed your data based on your consent and you wish to revoke your consent, please contact us at [email protected]
  • Invoice and Billing:
Stripe, Apple Pay, and PayPal
  • (Include if applicable) Web and Mobile Analytics:
Google Analytics

The Site may contain links to other websites ("Third-Party Websites") as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software, and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties ("Third-Party Content"). Such Third-Party Websites and Third-PartyContent are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by us, and we are not responsible for any Third Party Websites accessed through the Site or any Third-Party Content posted on, available through, or installed from the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices, or other policies of or contained in the Third-Party Websites or the Third-Party Content. Inclusion of, linking to, or permitting the use or installation of any Third-Party Websites or any Third-PartyContent does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by us. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third-Party Websites or to use or install any Third-Party Content, you do so at your own risk, and you should be aware these Terms of Use no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any website to which you navigate from the Site or relating to any applications you use or install from the Site. Any purchases you make through Third-Party Websites will be through other websites and from other companies, and we take no responsibility whatsoever in relation to such purchases which are exclusively between you and the applicable third party. You agree and acknowledge that we do not endorse the products or services offered on Third-Party Websites and you shall hold us harmless from any harm caused by your purchase of such products or services. Additionally, you shall hold us harmless from any losses sustained by you or harm caused to you relating to or resulting in any way from any Third-Party Content or any contact with Third-Party Websites.
We are not responsible for the safety of any information that you share with third-party providers who advertise, but are not affiliated with, our websites.
Our website or affiliated content may contain advertisements from third parties that are not affiliated with us and which may link to other websites, online services or mobile applications. We cannot guarantee the safety and privacy of data you provide to any third parties. Any data collected by third parties is not covered by this privacy policy. We are not responsible for the content or privacy and security practices and policies of any third parties, including other websites, services or applications that may be linked to or from our website. You should review the policies of such third parties and contact them directly if you have concerns. You should review the policies of such third parties and contact them directly if you have concerns.

We keep and store your personal information for as long as it is necessary for the purposes set out in this privacy policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law (such as tax, accounting or other legal requirements). When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your personal information, we will either delete or anonymize it.

We have implemented the appropriate technical and organizational security measures designed to protect the security of any personal information we process. However, please note that we cannot guarantee that the internet itself is 100% secure. We will do our best to protect your personal information. But note that transmission of personal information to and from our website is at your own risk. You should only access the website within a secure environment.

A privacy breach occurs when there is unauthorized access to or collection, use, disclosure or disposal of the personal information we have stored. You will be notified about data breaches when Sparkling Moments believes you are likely to be at risk or serious harm. In the event that Sparkling Moments becomes aware of a security breach which has resulted or may result in unauthorized access, use or disclosure of personal information Sparkling Moments. will promptly investigate the matter and notify the applicable Supervisory Authority, unless the personal data breach is unlikely to result in a risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons.

If you are a resident of California, you are granted specific rights regarding access to your personal information. California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits our users who are California residents to request and obtain from us, once a year and free of charge, information about categories of personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of all third parties with which we shared personal information in the immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in writing to us via [email protected]

We may update this privacy policy from time to time. If we make substantial changes to this privacy policy, we may notify you either by prominently posting a notice of such changes or by directly sending you a notification. We encourage you to review this privacy policy frequently to be informed of how we are protecting your information.

These Terms of Use constitute a legally binding agreement made between you, whether personally or on behalf of an entity (“you”) and Sparkling Moments Events Ltd ("Sparkling Moments", "Company", “we”, “us”, or “our”), concerning your access to and use of the Sparkling Moments website as well as any other media form, media channel, mobile website or mobile application related, linked, or otherwise connected thereto (collectively, the “Site” “website”). You agree that by accessing the Site, you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by all of these Terms of Use. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ALL OF THESE TERMS OF USE, THEN YOU ARE EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED FROM USING THE SITE AND YOU MUST DISCONTINUE USE IMMEDIATELY.
We reserve the right, to make changes or modifications to these Terms of Use at any time and for any reason. We will alert you about any changes by updating the “Last updated” date of these Terms of Use, and you waive any right to receive specific notice of each such change. It is your responsibility to periodically review these Terms of Use to stay informed of updates. You will be subject to, and will be deemed to have been made aware of and to have accepted, the changes in any revised Terms of Use by your continued use of the Site after the date such revised Terms of Use are posted.
The information provided on the Site is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject us to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Accordingly, those persons who choose to access the Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Unless otherwise indicated, the Site is our proprietary property and all source code, databases, functionality, software, website designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics on the Site (collectively, the “Content”) and the trademarks, service marks, and logos contained therein (the “Marks”) are owned or controlled by us or licensed to us, and are protected by copyright and trademark laws and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws of the United States, international copyright laws, and international conventions. The Content and the Marks are provided on the Site “AS IS” for your information and personal use only. Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, no part of the Site and no Content or Marks may be copied, reproduced, aggregated, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted, distributed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose whatsoever, without our express prior written permission.
Our logos and our other registered and unregistered trademarks are trademarks belonging to us; we give no permission for the use of these trade marks, and such use may constitute an infringement of our rights. The third party registered and unregistered trademarks and service marks that feature in our products are the property of their respective owners and, unless stated otherwise in this disclaimer, we do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such we cannot grant any license to exercise such rights.

By using the Site, you represent and warrant that: (1) you have the legal capacity and you agree to comply with these Terms of Use; (2) you are not a minor in the jurisdiction in which you reside; (3) you will not access the Site through automated or non-human means, whether through a bot, script or otherwise; (4) you will not use the Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose; and (5) your use of the Site will not violate any applicable law or regulation. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof).

All products and services provided by Sparkling Moments are subject to availability. We reserve the right to discontinue any products or services at any time for any reason. Prices for all products and services are subject to change.
Sparkling Moments has the right to photograph her work and any event that she is hosting or has been hired to create for ans she has the right to submit her images for publications unless otherwise specified.

By proceeding with the checkout process at our website, or by booking a ticket directly with a manager of Sparkling Moments via the Instagram, attendee is accepting a binding contract with Sparkling Moments and acknowledges that they will adhere to all of the information provided within our terms and conditions. The booking shall be deemed officially processed once the payment of the deposit has been processed by any of the means outlined in Section Purchases below, i.e. Stripe, Bank transfer, Paypal, Cash.
No images or videos taken at any of our workshops, or during private sessions may be used to advertise any future workshops or educational offerings by the attendee or any parties with access to the images other than Sparkling Moments.
If full payment is not received by the due date, any prior payments will be forfeited and the seat will be filled. If a seat is purchased after the date of the balance due listed on the workshop page, the full seat price must be paid to reserve the seat. If full payment is not made, the purchaser forfeits all payments. The purchase of a seat is for one attendee. Due to the nature of our contracts with venues, no assistants or guests should accompany any attendees unless approved by Sparkling Moments.
Payments are non-refundable and non-transferrable, but attendee has the option of selling the seat to another photographer if they are unable to attend. If attendee is unable to attend, they are fully responsible for finding someone to sell their seat to by the date the final payment is due, with confirmation of the sale sent to Sparkling Moments via email ([email protected]) by said due date, otherwise payments will be forfeited. If an attendee sells their seat to another photographer, all terms and conditions will apply to the new purchaser.. If you have an existing credit from a 2023 workshop, the credit may only be transferred once, if you are unable to attend the new editorial date agreed to, all payments will be forfeited.
If attendee provides their images to Sparkling Moments or any vendors involved in the project, Sparkling Moments and vendors shall have the right to website and social media usage of the images. We ask that all vendors involved in our projects properly credit other vendors and the photographer for their work, but Sparkling Moments cannot enforce this crediting as some vendors are not under contract.
Our events are contingent on the sale of six seats. If six seats are not sold within a time deemed reasonable by Sparkling Moments, deposits will be returned, or may be transferred to another available editorial experience.
When signing up for one of our events, the attendee must understand that inclement weather is a possibility. Due to the nature of our editorials and the vendors and venue booked, we will not postpone unless we find it absolutely necessary. We reserve the right to make this decision at any time. We will make our best efforts to mitigate the impact of the weather on our design, but attendee must understand that changes to the location, planning and design elements may be necessary. The Client understands and agrees it is their responsibility to acquire any and all travel, flight, and/or event insurance to protect themselves from unforeseen events, emergencies, medical or financial issues, flight delays or cancellations, extreme weather, or extenuating circumstances beyond the Parties’ control. Client agrees to hold Sparkling Moments harmless for all such occurrences and expenses incurred.
When signing up for one of our events, the Client must understand she/he bears full responsibility for any damages or thefts or losses caused directly or indirectly by the Client to the premises which are utilised during the event in which the Client participates; any of the requisites or other items, e.g. decorations, clothes, cutlery, etc, that are provided by Sparkling Moments during the event in which the Client participates. The Client must understand that none of the premises or fixtures and fittings or other items and requisites provided by Sparkling Moments or any of its Vendors are insured therefore a Client would be financially fully liable for any of the damages or thefts or losses caused by the Client. Client agrees to hold Sparkling Moments harmless for all such occurrences and agrees to cover all the expenses associated with the damages caused.
If video footage is created at an event by a videographer designated by Sparkling Moments, attendees may not use the video footage on their websites or social media.
When submitting for publication, it is required that all attendees mention that the event was hosted by Sparkling Moments. All posts on social media must have the proper credits included within the post, tagging vendors only is not considered proper crediting. Please also include the proper credits in website galleries and blog posts. Note that credits may not be adjusted or edited to reflect a different order.
By agreeing to our terms and conditions, attendee expressly grants Sparkling Moments permission to use photos from the event in various forms of advertising promoting Sparkling Moments’s services. There shall be no expiration period for this permission. Sparkling Moments may use and publish photographs of all persons and décor involved in the event for editorial, trade, advertising, web site use, or any other purpose and in any manner and medium that they see fit to promote Sparkling Moments.
Should you breach any of the above terms and conditions:
Failure to comply constitutes a material breach of the Terms and Conditions in which you are under contract to adhere to, and may result in:
1. The request to remove any and all images taken at a Sparkling Moments event from your website or social media account. Posting images without proper credit is theft of Sparkling Moments's work.
2. Our taking legal proceedings against attendee for reimbursement of all costs of the project attendee takes part in, or a fine up to €25,000, plus reasonable administrative and legal costs resulting from the breach, or further legal action against attendee.
The responses described in these Terms and Conditions are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.
Editorial Workshop Design Assistants:
Any images used must credit yourself as a design assistant for an editorial hosted by Sparkling Moments. All posts on social media must have the proper credits included within the post, tagging vendors only is not considered proper crediting. Note that credits may not be adjusted or edited to reflect a different order.
Design attendees will be able to use the final images on their social media accounts while properly crediting the team. We do restrict the use of images on designer's websites, as the images may not be presented as a designer's own work. Design attendees will be credited as "design assistant" in all social media posts and publications.
If any attendee cannot or refuses to credit specifically as asked, Sparkling Moments has the right to ask said attendee to remove any and all images taken at a Sparkling Moments workshop. Posting images without proper credit is theft of Sparkling Moments's work and exposes any attendees or responsible party who cannot comply to pursuit of legal action. If the crediting requirements are violated in any way, Sparkling Moments has the right to remove the attendee from the credits in all posts and publications.
Design assistants are not allowed to photograph any of the workshop with any camera other than a cell phone. Should images be taken with the attendee's phone, they must credit properly in all social media posts and stories, and may not use the images elsewhere.
You agree to provide current, complete, and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made via our website. You further agree to promptly update account and payment information, including email address, payment method, and payment card expiration date, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed. We may change prices at any time. Client may settle a payment through Stripe via website, direct bank transfer in EUR, USD or GBP, through Paypal via the link provided by a manager of Sparkling Moments or in cash on the day of the event (only applicable to balance payments). Use of any of aforementioned payment channels as well as participation in the event shall be deemed as the Client's explicit agreement to the current Terms and Conditions (available constantly at: https://sparklingmoments.events/terms) and Client does not have any objections to any of the clauses.
You agree to pay all charges at the prices then in effect for your purchases and any applicable shipping fees, and you authorize us to charge your chosen payment provider for any such amounts upon placing your order. If your order is subject to recurring charges, then you consent to our charging your payment method on a recurring basis without requiring your prior approval for each recurring charge, until such time as you cancel the applicable order. We reserve the right to correct any errors or mistakes in pricing, even if we have already requested or received payment.
We reserve the right to refuse any order placed through our website. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household, or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same payment method, and/or orders that use the same billing or shipping address. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers, or distributors.

Due to the nature of our products and services, all sales are final and non-refundable. No refunds will be issued. If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected] prior to making your purchase.
In the event proper payment is not received for a purchase, Sparkling Moments. reserves the right to hold the purchaser personally liable and send the outstanding invoice to collections, which is subject to interest fees, collection costs, and attorney’s fees.

You may not access or use the website for any purpose other than that for which we make the website available. The website may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by us.
As a user of the website, you agree not to:
  • Systematically retrieve data or other content from the website to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us.
  • Make any unauthorized use of the website, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email, or creating user accounts by automated means or under false pretenses.
  • Use a buying agent or purchasing agent to make purchases on the webs
  • Use the website to advertise or offer to sell goods and services.
  • Circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site, including features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on the use of the website and/or the Content contained therein.
  • Engage in unauthorized framing of or linking to the webs
  • Trick, defraud, or mislead us and other users, especially in any attempt to learn sensitive account information.
  • Make improper use of our support services or submit false reports of abuse or misconduct.
  • Use any information obtained from the website in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person.
  • Interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the website or the networks or services connected to the webs
  • Engage in any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to send comments or messages, or using any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
  • Use the website as part of any effort to compete with us or otherwise use the website and/or the Content for any revenue-generating endeavor or commercial enterprise.
  • Decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the webs
  • Attempt to bypass any measures of the website designed to prevent or restrict access to the website, or any portion of the webs
  • Harass, annoy, intimidate, or threaten any of our employees or agents engaged in providing any portion of the website to you.
  • Delete the copyright or other proprietary rights notice from any Content.
  • Copy or adapt the Site’s software, including but not limited to Flash, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, or other code.
  • Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) viruses, Trojan horses, or other material, including excessive use of capital letters and spamming (continuous posting of repetitive text), that interferes with any party’s uninterrupted use and enjoyment of the website or modifies, impairs, disrupts, alters, or interferes with the use, features, functions, operation, or maintenance of the webs
  • Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats (“gifs”), 1×1 pixels, web bugs, cookies, or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as “spyware” or “passive collection mechanisms” or “pcms”).
  • Except as may be the result of standard search engine or Internet browser usage, use, launch, develop, or distribute any automated system, including without limitation, any spider, robot, cheat utility, scraper, or offline reader that accesses the website, or using or launching any unauthorized script or other software.
  • Disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the webs
  • Use the website in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws or regulations.

We reserve the right, but not the obligation, to: (1) monitor the website for violations of these Terms of Use; (2) take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates the law or these Terms of Use, including without limitation, reporting such user to law enforcement authorities; (3) in our sole discretion and without limitation, refuse, restrict access to, limit the availability of, or disable (to the extent technologically feasible) any of your Contributions or any portion thereof; (4) in our sole discretion and without limitation, notice, or liability, to remove from the website or otherwise disable all files and content that are excessive in size or are in any way burdensome to our systems; and (5) otherwise manage the website in a manner designed to protect our rights and property and to facilitate the proper functioning of the website.

We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of the website at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. However, we have no obligation to update any information on our website. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the website.
We cannot guarantee the website will be available at all times. We may experience hardware, software, or other problems or need to perform maintenance related to the website, resulting in interruptions, delays, or errors. We reserve the right to change, revise, update, suspend, discontinue, or otherwise modify the website at any time or for any reason without notice to you. You agree that we have no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by your inability to access or use the website during any downtime or discontinuance of the website. Nothing in these Terms of Use will be construed to obligate us to maintain and support the website or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith.

There may be information on the website and within our products or services that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to our services, including descriptions, pricing, availability, and various other information. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update the information on the website at any time, without prior notice.

If you have questions or comments about this policy, or if you wish to resolve a complaint regarding the website or to receive further information regarding use of the website, please contact us at:
[email protected]
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