Our Cookie Use and Details

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer's hard drive through your web browser when you visit any web site. They are widely used to make web sites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Like all other users of cookies, we may request the return of information from your computer when your browser requests a web page from our server. Cookies enable our web server to identify you to us, and to track your actions and the pages you visit while you use our website. The cookies we use may last for a single visit to our site (they are deleted from your computer when you close your browser), or may remain on your computer until you delete them or until a defined period of time has passed.

Although your browser software enables you to disable cookies, we recommend that you allow the use of cookies in order to take advantage of the features of our website that rely on their use. If you prevent their use, you will not be able to use all the functionality of our website. Here are the ways we use cookies:

12.1.     to record whether you have accepted the use of cookies on our web site. This is solely to comply with the law. If you have chosen not to accept cookies, we will not use cookies for your visit, but unfortunately, our site will not work well for you.

12.2.     to allow essential parts of our web site to operate for you.

12.3.     to operate our content management system.

12.4.     to operate the online notification form - the form that you use to contact us for any reason. This cookie is set on your arrival at our web site and deleted when you close your browser.

12.5.     to enhance security on our contact form. It is set for use only through the contact form. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

12.6.     to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to improve your experience of our site and enable us to increase sales. This cookie collects information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, and the pages they visited.

12.7.     to store your personal information so that you do not have to provide it afresh when you visit the site next time. This cookie will last for 90 days.

12.8.     to enable you to watch videos we have placed on YouTube, where applicable. YouTube will not store personally identifiable cookie information when you use YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode.

The cookies that are used by this web site are:

Cookies used by Textiles français


The Textiles français shopping cart, customer account functionality and associated proceses are facilitated in part by use of a shop cookie. This is identified by a unique multi-character/number encrypted name. If you choose to disable cookies in your browser, unfortunately the shopping and user-preference functionality of the site will cease to work as intended. However, you will still be able to use our site for reference, research and to view the wonderful Textiles français fabric offerings. 


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Details: These cookies are set and used for the purpose of storing your preferences regarding the use of cookies by our website.


Third party cookies used on this website


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Details: These are 'Google Analytics' cookies. They do not contain personal infromation specific to you as an individual user of our website. We use these as part of our tracking of the way(s) in which visitors to our website use it - for example, the search terms that customers use and the number, time of use and origin of our users. 

More information on the use of cookies for Google Analytics can be found at Cookies & Google Analytics and Safeguarding your Google Analytics data.


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Details: This cookie is part of the AddThis social media plugin, facilitating the sharing of content by users.