Pinterest Privacy Policy

1) Information on the collection of personal data and contact details of the person responsible.
1.1 In the following, we inform you about the handling of your personal data. Here, personal data is any data by which you can be personally identified.

Please carefully check which personal data you share with us via Pinterest. We expressly point out that Pinterest stores the data of its users (e.g. personal information, IP address, etc.) and may also use them for business purposes. For more information on Pinterest's data processing, please refer to Pinterest's privacy policy at

We have no influence on the data collection and further processing by Pinterest. Furthermore, it is not apparent to us to what extent, at what location and for how long the data is stored, to what extent Pinterest complies with existing deletion obligations, what evaluations and links are made with the data and to whom the data is passed on. If you would like to avoid Pinterest processing personal data that you have transmitted to us, please contact us by other means. Our full contact details can be found in our imprint on Pinterest.

1.2 The person responsible for data processing within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Rabea Saßmannshausen, Schwedenrot Yarns, Ernst-Abbe-Strasse 2, 56070 Koblenz, Germany, Tel.: 026198878401, e-mail:, insofar as we exclusively process the data transmitted to us by you via Pinterest ourselves. To the extent that the data you provide to us via Pinterest is also or exclusively processed by Pinterest, Pinterest Europe Ltd, Palmerston House, 2nd Floor, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, Ireland, is also the data controller within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in addition to us.

The data controller is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.

2) Data protection officer
You can contact Pinterest's data protection officer via the online contact form provided by Pinterest at

3) Data processing when contacting you
We collect personal data ourselves if you z. B. contact us via contact form or messenger. You can see which data we collect when you contact us via the contact form from the relevant contact form. This data is stored and used exclusively for the purpose of answering your request or for establishing contact and the associated technical administration. The legal basis for processing the data is our legitimate interest in responding to your request in accordance with Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. If you contact us with the aim of concluding a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR. Your data will be deleted after your request has been processed, provided there are no legal storage requirements to the contrary. We assume a final processing if it can be inferred from the circumstances that the matter in question has been finally clarified.

4) Online Marketing

We participate in the affiliate program of the following provider: Amazon EU S.a.r.l., 38 avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg

In this context, we have placed links on our website that lead to offers on websites of the provider or third parties (“partner sites”).

To measure the success of an affiliate link, to evaluate orders generated via such a link and to calculate commission payments accordingly, the provider uses cookies and/or comparable technologies, which are generally set on the partner websites and for which we are not responsible in terms of data protection . The provider also regularly processes the IP address and, if necessary, other end device information.

All of the processing described above, in particular the reading out or saving of information on the end device you are using, will only take place if you have given your express consent in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter a GDPR. You can revoke the consent you have given at any time with effect for the future by using the cookie consent management options on the partner sites.

5) Use of Youtube videos
On our Pinterest presence we use the YouTube embedding function to display and play videos from the provider "Youtube", which belongs to Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland ("Google").

The extended data protection mode is used here, which, according to the provider, only initiates the storage of user information when the video(s) is/are played. If the playback of embedded YouTube videos is started, the provider "Youtube" uses cookies to collect information about user behavior. According to information from "Youtube", these are used, among other things, to collect video statistics, improve user-friendliness and prevent abusive practices. If you are logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account when you click on a video. If you do not wish to be associated with your profile on YouTube, you must log out before activating the button. Google saves your data (even for users who are not logged in) as usage profiles and evaluates them. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit.f GDPR on the basis of Google's legitimate interests in the display of personalized advertising, market research and/or needs-based design of its website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, whereby you must contact YouTube to exercise this right. When using YouTube, personal data may also be transmitted to the servers of Google LLC. come in the US.

Regardless of whether the embedded videos are played back, a connection to the Google network is established each time this website is accessed, which can trigger further data processing operations without our influence.

For data transfers to the USA, the provider has joined the EU-US data protection framework (EU-US Data Privacy Framework), which ensures compliance with the European data protection level on the basis of an adequacy decision by the European Commission.

Further information on data protection at "YouTube" can be found in the provider's data protection declaration at:

6) Rights of the data subject
6.1 The applicable data protection law grants you comprehensive data subject rights (rights to information and intervention) vis-à-vis the person responsible with regard to the processing of your personal data, about which we will inform you below:

Right to information according to Art. 15 GDPR;
Right to rectification according to Art. 16 GDPR;
Right to erasure according to Art. 17 GDPR