Privacy Policy

The Curious Otter Limited trading as Beautiful Notebooks is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to the site. Please read the following privacy policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.

Why do we collect information from you?

We collect information about you for the following reasons:

What personal data do we collect?

When you place an order and/or create an account with us, the information we will collect includes:

This information is necessary for us to process your payment and deliver your order to you.

If you wish to sign-up to our mailing list, we will collect the following information:

We will never send you marketing emails without your consent.

The legal bases we rely on to collect information


In certain circumstances, we will only process your personal data with your clear consent. For example, we will add you to our mailing list only if you sign up.


When placing an order with us, we will require certain personal data like your name and address to be able to deliver your order so that we comply with our obligations under the sale contract.


We will not Share your personal information with any third parties under any circumstances except as follows. We will share your data with our delivery partners for delivery of your order and with trusted third party Service Providers who assist us in operating our website service. All third party service providers are contractually obliged to keep your information confidential.

Data Retention

We will retain your personal data only for as long as is necessary and only for the purpose for which it was obtained.

Your rights

You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we store on you. Email your request to

This Policy was last updated on 24th May 2018.


To make full use of the online shopping and personalised features on our website, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies, as we can only provide you with certain personalised features of this website by using them. We only use cookies on our website that are essential as defined by the Information Commisioner's Office (ICO).

Our cookies don't store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details: they simply hold the 'key' that, once you're signed in, is associated with this information.

What cookies does Beautiful Notebooks use?

ekm_beautifulnotebooks – Temporary cookie generated to test if cookies are enabled on your browser.

ekm_pp_beautifulnotebooks – Stores a unique reference to your cart contents. Stores authentication details for your logged in section.

ekm_tmp_ORDERNUMBER – Stores a reference to your order number after an order has been generated.