Terms and Conditions and Website Disclaimer

  1. My name is Izabella Fountain and I am the owner of The Blossom Company (“Company”). We are based at 43 Butter Row, Milton Keynes, MK125GB and we can be contacted on 07808523830 or hello@theblossom.uk

  2. We specialize in providing silk floral arrangements (“Flowers”) for weddings and other occasions for hire.

  3. We also sell everyday flowers, bespoke fresh flower arrangements and workplace arrangements.

  4. By accepting these terms and conditions you agree to be bound by them.

  1. You agree to hire our Flowers subject to these terms and conditions.

  1. Details of your order, including Price and the period of hire is stipulated in your quote which forms part of these terms and conditions. By accepting your quote via email you also agree to these terms including clause 4 and are bound by all terms and conditions therein. The period of hire in the case of weddings typically runs from the night before the wedding to the morning after the wedding is over.

  1. Payments are made prior to the wedding or occasion and are made in GBP and paid via Paypal, credit or debit card or BACS transfer. Payments are taken in the following instalments. 25% of the price on booking. 50% three months before the wedding or occasion. Final 25% 5 days before the date of the wedding or occasion.

  1. Payments include installation of the Flowers but delivery charges are additional and dealt with at clause 11.

  1. If you fail to make payment on the date given the Company reserves the right under these terms and conditions to charge interest on the overdue amount at the rate of 4% per annum above the Bank of England base rate which shall accrue on a daily basis until after payment of the overdue amount.

  1. We charge a deposit to you in order to secure your chosen date (clause 7). The Deposit is 25% of the price and counts as the first price instalment. On payment there is a 14 day cooling off period where we will return the deposit to you if you cancel your order. After this time the deposit is non-refundable.

  1. Standard local delivery in the Milton Keynes area is free of charge. Delivery outside of the Milton Keynes area will incur an increased delivery charge. Please contact us for details.

  1. Delivery will be made by the date and time agreed between us. The Company shall install the Flowers at the venue for no extra charge. To facilitate Delivery you will provide all access and suitable working conditions to enable Delivery to be carried out safely and expeditiously.

  1. The Flowers shall remain at all times the property of the Company and you shall have no right, title or interest in or to the Flowers (save the right to possession and use of the Flowers subject to the terms and conditions of this agreement).

  1. The risk of loss, theft, damage or destruction of the Flowers shall pass to you on Delivery. The Flowers shall remain at the sole risk of you during the period of hire and until such time as it is redelivered to us.

  1. During the hire period you shall at your own expense ensure that the Flowers are covered by insurance to a value not less than its full replacement value comprehensively against all usual risks of loss, damage or destruction by fire, theft or accident and to cover any third party or public liability risks of whatever nature and however arising.

  1. You will ensure the Flowers are kept in a suitable and safe environment and only used for the purpose for which they have been designed. You shall make no alteration to them and not remove any existing components. You shall not remove the Flowers to a different location without our consent. You shall not do anything which would jeopardise our right, title or interest in the Flowers. You shall not permit the Flowers to be confiscated, seized or taken out of your possession or control under any distress, execution or other legal process and not use the Flowers for any illegal purpose.

  1. You acknowledge that we shall not be responsible for any loss of or damage to the Flowers arising out of or in connection with any negligence, misuse, mishandling of the Flowers or otherwise caused by you and you undertake to indemnify us on demand against the same, and against all losses, liabilities, claims, damages, costs or expenses of whatever nature otherwise arising out of or in connection with any failure by you these terms and conditions.

  1. Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or in any way limit either party’s liability for death or personal injury caused by its own negligence and or either party’s liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

  1. Any Items cancelled within 3 months of the wedding will incur a cancellation charge of 75% of the final invoice.

  1. We shall not be held liable for delay in performing any of our obligations under these terms and conditions if such delay or failure results from events, circumstances or causes beyond our reasonable control.

  1. We maintain a Privacy Policy, a copy of which is available on our website. We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully and in accordance with our privacy policy and all applicable data protection legislation including (but not limited to) the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation (EU 2016/679). and any revised legislation. We collect information only to process your booking including payment authorisation with our banking services.

  1. These terms and conditions and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. The courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with this agreement or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims).

  1. Website Disclaimer You have permission for temporary use of our website www.theblossom.uk, but we can withdraw or change our service at any time without telling you and without being legally responsible to you. Only use the site as allowed by law and these terms. If you don’t, we may suspend your usage, or stop it completely. We frequently update the site and make changes to it, but we don’t have to do this, and material on the site may be out-of-date. No material on the site is intended to contain advice, and you shouldn’t rely on it. We exclude all legal responsibility and costs for reliance placed on the site by anyone. We are the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the site (for example the copyright and any rights in the designs) and in any of the material posted on it. They are protected by copyright. You are allowed to print one copy and download extracts of any page on the site for your personal reference, but not for commercial use without a licence from us. You must not alter anything, or use any illustrations, video, audio or photographs separately from the text that goes with them. If you breach these terms, you lose your right to use our site, and must destroy or return any copies you have made. If you do anything which is a criminal offence under a law called the Computer Misuse Act 1990, your right to use the site will end straightaway. We will report you to the relevant authorities and give them your identity. Examples of computer misuse include introducing viruses, worms, Trojans and other technologically harmful or damaging material. You mustn’t try to get access to our site or server or any connected database or make any ‘attack’ on the site. We won’t be legally responsible to you for any damage from viruses or other harmful material that you pick up via our site.