1. General Website Terms and Conditions - "www.chiquedancewear.com"
Those visiting the "www.chiquedancewear.com" website are required to accept the terms and conditions provided herein; should the same not be accepted, such Users a kindly requested to refrain from using the "www.chiquedancewear.com" website or downloading any material from the same. We reserve the right to change the Terms at any time and you agree to be bound by such changes.
" website: access to the portal is free of charge and registration is optional.
2. Ownership Rights
Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) and/or its worldwide affiliates own all right, title and interest in and to the Site and/or own the contents and applications on the Site (including on social network websites).
Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) owns or is licensed to use all copyrights for all materials on the Site. Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) also owns or is licensed to use all trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and domain names used on or in connection with the Site. Any modification or use of the materials from the Site for any purpose not explicitly permitted by Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) is a violation of Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear)'s copyright and other proprietary rights.
No part of the Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any manner whatsoever, except for viewing purposes, without the prior written consent of Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear).
3. Liability Limits of Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear)
Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) is under no circumstances liable for any direct or indirect damage caused by the use of information available on the "www.chiquedancewear.com" website. The information therein may be technically inaccurate or contain typing errors. Information on the "www.chiquedancewear.com" website may be modified or updated at any moment in time without warning. Certain areas of the "www.chiquedancewear.com" website may be improved, modified or eliminated at any moment in time without warning.
Moreover, Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear), shall not be liable for the use of any material on the website, whereby Users are the sole persons liable for any damages resulting from the use of this or any website linked to the same, and expressly hold Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) harmless in relation to any direct and indirect damage.
Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) disclaims all liability in cases where Users encounter difficulties in accessing or using the website, and can not be held liable for any damages, including infection by computer viruses, to Users’devices following access and/or interconnection with this website or downloading of its contents.
Any links published on the Site may direct Users to other external landing website pages. In such cases, Evrim Kıvançer (Chique Dancewear) is under no circumstance liable for the content published on third party websites, the conduct of such parties or any damage caused by or arising from access to these websites, interconnection with the same or downloading of their contents.
5. Jurisdiction and Applicable Law
Access conditions to the "www.chiquedancewear.com" website are regulated by Turkish Law. The Court of İstanbul Anadolu , Turkey, has full and sole jurisdiction over any disputes that may arise in relation to the above indicated terms and conditions.
By using this Site you fully acknowledge the provisions of the Turkish Law and the jurisdiction of the aforementioned Court. By using this Site you fully agree to the provisions of the Turkish Law and the jurisdiction of the aforementioned Court.
GENERAL SALES TERMS & CONDITIONS
1.1. These general terms and conditions of sale shall apply to the purchase of Chique Dancewear (hereafter the “Products”) via the e-commerce website (hereafter the “Site”) by users falling within the definition of "Clients” pursuant to article 1.2 below. The Site, which is the property of EVRİM KIVANÇER., with registered office RASİMPAŞA MAH. NÜSHETEFENDİ SK. DURSUN GENC IS NO: 50 İÇ KAPI NO:2 KADIKÖY/ (hereafter “Seller”).
1.2. The Parties involved in the purchase of Products via the Site shall be EVRİM KIVANÇER (Chique Dancewear) as Seller (hereafter the "Seller") and the party purchasing one or more Products for reasons other than in relation to the profession, business, trade or craft conducted by that party, as the buyer (hereafter the "Client") (the Seller and the Client shall be referred to jointly as the "Parties").
1.3. Any communication by the Client in connection with and/or in relation to the purchase of the Products, including any notifications, claims or requests concerning the purchase and/or delivery of the Products or exercising the right to cancel, etc, shall be sent to the Seller at the addresses set out on the Site and in accordance with the procedure also set out on the Site and to the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.4. All purchases are regulated by the general terms and condition of sale published on the Site at the time the order is submitted by the Client.
1.5. The Site deals in retail sales and as such is designed for the exclusive use by Clients only. It follows that only Clients are permitted to submit orders via the Site. Should one or more sales be made to a buyer who does not qualify as a Client, these general terms and conditions of sale shall be applicable but, in derogation of what foreseen by the same:
a) the Product warranty referred to in article 8 shall not apply to the buyer
b) no other provisions foreseen in favor of the Client which reflect or comply with binding provisions of the law shall apply to the buyer;
c) the sales contract entered into by the Seller and the buyer shall be governed by Turkish law, excluding the provisions of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods - Vienna
1.6. On submitting the order, the Client agrees that the confirmation of the order information and these general terms and conditions of sale shall be sent by e-mail to the address provided by the same during the site registration or purchase process.
1.7. Clients must be aged 18 or over in order to make purchases on the Site and have legal capacity; the Client declares compliance with such requirements.
1.8. The Client shall be charged for any costs incurred to connect to the Site via the Internet, including any telephone expenses, according to the rates applied by the service provide chosen by the same.
2. Product features and availability in the various geographical areas.
2.1. The products are sold by the Seller with the features described on the Site and in accordance with the general terms and conditions of sale published on the Site at the time of the order, excluding all other terms or conditions.
2.2. The Supplier reserves the right to amend all or part of these general terms and conditions of sale at any moment in time and at its own discretion, with no obligation to give notice to users of the Site. Any amendments shall come into force from the date on which they are published on the Site, and will only apply to sales concluded from that date onwards.
2.3. Sales prices, the Products sold on the Site and/or the characteristics of the same, are subject to change without notice. The Client is therefore advised to check the actual prices before submitting the purchase order, pursuant to article 3 below.
2.4 The Site can be accessed from all over the world. However, the Products available on the Site can only be purchased by users who request delivery to one of the Countries listed on the Site.
3. Product purchase procedure - Conclusion of each individual purchase contract
3.1. The presentation of the Products on the Site, which are not binding for the Seller, is merely an invitation to the Client to make a contractual offer to purchase and is not an offer to the public.
3.2. The purchase order submitted by the Client to the Seller via the Site shall be a valid contractual offer and is subject to these General Terms and Conditions of sale, which form an integral part of said order; by placing an order with the Seller the Client undertakes to fully accept the same without reservation. Before proceeding with the purchase of the Products by sending the purchase order, Clients will be asked to read these general terms and conditions of sale carefully, further to the notice concerning withdrawal rights, to print off a copy of the same by clicking on the ‘print’ button and to save or keep a copy of the same for their own records. Clients will also be asked to check and correct any errors in their personal data.
3.3. The Client's purchase order is confirmed by the Seller by sending an immediate e-mail to the Client informing the order, to the address provided to the Seller during the Site registration process; the e-mail will include the text of a summary of the order placed and a description of the product features. The Client’s order, the Seller's order confirmation and the general terms and conditions of sale applicable to the contract signed between the Parties will be filed electronically by the Seller’s IT systems and the Client may request a copy of the same by sending an e-mail to the Seller at email@example.com.
3.4. Any contract for the purchase of the Products shall be deemed concluded when the Client receives the order confirmation from the Seller by e-mail
4. Product selection and purchasing procedure
4.1. The Products displayed on the Site can only be purchased by selecting the relative Products and adding them to your virtual shopping cart. Once that selection is complete, in order to purchase the Products chosen and added to the shopping cart, the Client will be asked to (i) register with the Site, providing details as requested, or, (ii)where already registered, to login, or (iii)to provide their details so that the order can be completed and the contract can be concluded. If the details on the order are different from those provided during the Site registration phase, the Client will be asked to confirm the details (by way of example and not limited to: name, surname etc.) as well as the delivery address for the Products chosen, the billing address and, on an optional basis, a telephone number on which the Client can be contacted in relation to the purchase made. The Client will be shown a summary of the order to be processed, and change the contents: at this point, the Client, is required to carefully read and expressly approve the general terms and conditions of sale by ticking the relative check box and, finally, confirm the order by pressing the "Place Order" button; this will send the order to the Seller with the consequences illustrated in paragraph. 3.2. of this contract. The Client will also be asked to select a delivery option and a payment method from those available. If the Client selects immediate payment by credit card, electronic fund transfers system or real-time bank transfer, he will be prompted to provide the relevant data via a secure socket connection. The Seller reserves the right to check the personal details provided by the Client for accounting and administration purposes. For payments by credit card, the purchase price will be charged to the Client immediately.
5. Delivery and acceptance of goods
5.1. Whilst the Site generally states whether or not Products are available and the relevant delivery times, such information is purely indicative and under no circumstances binding on the Seller. Seller provides special order dresses, which are designs that are not in stock but can be ordered from the designer.
5.2 The Seller undertakes to do everything within its power to comply with the delivery times given on the Site and, in any event, to deliver within a maximum of 30 days (thirty) days from the day after the Client places the order. If the order cannot be processed by the Seller, as the Product ordered by the Client is not available, even temporarily, for delivery, the Seller shall notify the Client in writing and refund the amount already paid as illustrated in more detail in art. 5.3 below. If the client has chosen bank transfer as payment method, delivery time will run from the receipt of the bank transfer by the Seller.
5.3. The Products ordered by the Client shall be delivered according to the method chosen from those available and listed on the Site when the order was placed. The Client undertakes to promptly check, within and no later than 2 (two) days that the delivery is correct and includes all and only the purchased Products, and to notify the Seller, within this deadline, of any faulty products received or any discrepancy between the order and the goods actually received, following the procedure referred to in art. 8 of this contract; failure to do so will infer that the Products shall be deemed as accepted. In the event that the packaging or boxing of the Products ordered by the Client reaches its destination visibly damaged, the Client is invited to refuse to accept the delivery from the courier or accept the delivery “with rights reserved”.
6. Prices, shipping costs, customs duties and taxes
6.1. The price of the Products on sale is that indicated on the Site at the time the order is placed by the Client. Product prices shown on the site are inclusive of the costs of standard packaging, VAT (where applicable) are exclusive of shipping costs, which will be calculated before the order placed with the Seller by the Client is confirmed, and which the Client agrees to pay to the Seller in addition to the price shown on the Site
6.2. Product costs may vary according to specific market price policies and shipping costs. Sales periods and relative discounts may also differ according to the habits and customs of individual markets, in addition to local laws and regulations.
6.3. For further information on any duties or taxes applicable in his country of residence or destination of the products, the Client is invited to check with the relevant authorities in his country of residence or destination of products.
6.4. All additional costs, charges, taxes and/or duties payable in any given country, under whatever title, to the Products ordered under the general terms and conditions of sale are the exclusive responsibility of the Client.
6.5. The Client hereby declares that where, at the time the order is placed with the Seller, the former is unaware of the costs, charges, taxes and/or duties referred to in paragraphs 6.3. and 6.4. above, this shall not constitute grounds for termination of this contract and shall under no circumstances be charged to the Seller.
7.1. Payment for Products purchased on the Site shall be made immediately when the order is placed by the client. The Client expressly agrees that performance of the contract by the Seller will commence the moment the price of the purchased product/s is credited to the Seller’s bank account.
7.2. Payments for orders placed on the Site can be paid for by credit card, wire bank transfer or via electronic fund transfer systems at the conditions provided below. The Seller may also allow other payment methods, as seen in the specific payment section on the Site.
7.3. When payment is by credit card, the Client will be transferred to a secure site and the credit card information will be communicated directly to iyzi Ödeme ve Elektronik Para Hizmetleri A.Ş., with registered office in Burhaniye Mahallesi Atilla Sokak No:7 Üsküdar, İstanbul, Turkey enrolled with the Mastercard and Visa, the operator designated by the Seller to handle all such transactions. The data provided will be sent securely using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) 128-bit encrypted file transfer systems. Such data remain inaccessible even for the Seller.
7.4. Orders may be paid for by bank transfer to the Seller, where the Client shall use the “Swift" and IBAN codes indicated on the order confirmation, together with the order number.
8. Seller's legal warranty of conformity, reporting of non-conformities and interventions under warranty.
8.1. The Seller provides products with custom made (tailor made) design, altered and modified products, with limited and special fabrics (“Reversable, Floral, Shiny, Animal Printed, Velvet and more types can be added in future”), also products for shows including beads and Swarovski stones. For those products once the order is placed we are unable to cancel or accept the return of these items. Those kind of special products will be announced as on the product descriptions as Limited and Special Fabric product.
8.2. The Client is required to report any non-conformities of the only solid colored products within and no later than 14 ( Fourteen ) days of acknowledging the same, with an online return request form in the “Return Policy” page of website clearly indicating the non-conformity detected, along with the relative information indicated on the form itself (at least 1 (one) photograph of the Product, the order confirmation sent by the Seller and/or the receipt or, after 14 days from receiving the products, sending an email to the Customer Care Service addressed to filling in the relative form → download it here. Failure to do so will invalidate this warrant. The Client only right is to demand contract confirming Product. In this case seller may choose to exchange with a same value Products.
9. Right of Withdrawal
9.1. The Client shall have the right to withdraw from any contract concluded pursuant to these general terms and conditions of sale for any reason, without having to provide any explanation and without incurring any penalty, within 14 (Fourteen) days from the day only for the Products are referred at article 8.2.
9.2 The Product(s) must be returned in their original condition, unworn, unwashed and with original packaging, without any damage. The Client is responsible for any loss in value of the original product and package.
9.3 After The Seller receivies the returned product, it will be inspected for any loss of value and notified to the Client for the status of the exchange. Once exchange is approved by both sides the Seller will send the exchange product to the Client.
9.4 The Client will be responsible for paying all shipping costs for returning and sending the substitution of the return product.
9.5 The Client should mark the shipment form as “SAMPLES / NO COMMERCIAL VALUE”, and the value under $18 , for shipping out of Turkey
10. Intellectual Property Rights
10.1. The Client acknowledges that he or she is aware that all trademarks, names and other distinctive signs as well as any names, images, photographs, written text or graphics used on the Site or relating to the Products are and remain the exclusive property of EVRİM KIVANÇER (Chique Dancewear) and/or its assignees, with no rights arising on the part of the Client in relation to the same as a result of access to the Site and/or purchase of the Products.
10.2. Unless prior specific consent is granted in writing by EVRİM KIVANÇER (Chique Dancewear)., no contents of the Site can be reproduced in whole or in part, transferred using electronic or conventional means, modified or used for any purpose whatsoever.
11. Protection of Client Personal Data
11.1. In order to proceed with the registration process, place an order and sign this contract, the Client is required to provide certain personal details. The Client hereby acknowledges that the personal data provided will be recorded and used by the Seller hosting and payment services in accordance with and subject to the provisions of Turkish Legislative as subsequently amended. the Privacy Code (Personal Data Protection Code), to process each purchase via the Site and, upon granting his consent, for any other activities as illustrated in the specific Informative Note on the Personal Data Protection Code provided to the Client by the Site during the registration phase.
11.2. The Client hereby declares and guarantees that the personal details provided to the Seller during the registration and purchase process are truthful and accurate.
11.3. The Client is entitled, at any moment in time, to update and/or amend the personal data submitted to the Seller via the “My Account” section on the Site, which can be accessed after logging in.
12.1. While the Seller takes all necessary precautions to protect personal data from being leaked, falsified, manipulated or used by unlawful third parties, due to the characteristics and technical limitations concerning the protection of electronic communications via the Internet, the Seller does not guarantee that the information or data viewed by the Client on the Site, even after the Client has provided relative login credentials, will not be accessible or viewable by unauthorised third parties.
12.2. Where data in relation to payments made by credit card are concerned, the Seller uses the services provided by iyzi Ödeme ve Elektronik Para Hizmetleri A.Ş. which adopts technological systems to guarantee maximum levels of reliability, security, protection and confidentiality for information transmitted over the web.
13. Applicable law, settlements and jurisdiction
13.1. Any sales contracts signed between the Seller and the Client under these general sales conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the Turkish laws in force.
13.2. In the event of a dispute between the Seller and the Client, shall be finally settled by The Courts of İstanbul Anadolu.