Who we are

Welcome at Amilishly! A website about the crocheting and knitting adventures of designer Alexa Boonstra. We at Amilishly respect the privacy of all users of our website and shall ensure that the personal information you give us will be treated confidentially.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Currently comments have been disabled. 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: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Purchases at the Amilishly store

We will process the personal data you provide in order to complete your purchase. Data collected is the products and services that you ordered, your contact details, address and telephone number. In order for us to communicate with or send products and services to you, it is necessary for us to retain before mentioned details. If we do not have this data we cannot perform our service for you. Data is only collected for this purpose and will not be disclosed to third parties.

Contact forms

Are currently disabled. Please use info@amilishly.nl if you have any questions.


Since an option to make and access an account for purchases in the Amilishly shop is disabled, we do not collect cookies and do not store any browsing information.

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.

Who we share your data with

We will never disclose your information to third parties for direct marketing purposes. If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us via info@amilishly.nl. In the event of a change in our Privacy Policy, you will find the most recent information on this page.

How long we retain your data


Comments are currently disabled. If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Purchases at the Amilishly store

All relevant information concerning completed orders will be kept for seven years in a bookkeeping to comply to the rules of the Belastingdienst. This information covers the products and services that you ordered, your contact details, address and telephone number.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Currently comments are disabled.

Data stored for administrative purposes is stored offline to comply with rules of the Belastingdienst.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Amilishly Designs makes use of professional and proven software to keep your data secure. While this is never a guarantee we do make a best effort to keep your data save.

The full webshop of the website operates under SSL encryption. Your data is stored in data centers which are covered by many compliance and security programs.

Only personnel from Amilishly Designs is allowed to view your data via personalized accounts. If employees leave the company their account and access to the data will be removed.