Terms and Conditions
Welcome to Smith Country
These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Smith Country's Website.
Smith Country is located in Wisconsin, in the United States
By accessing this website we assume you accept these terms and conditions in full. Do not continue to use Smith Country's website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.
The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements: "Client", "You" and "Your" refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Company's terms and conditions. "The Company", "Ourselves", "We", "Our" and "Us", refers to our Company. "Party", "Parties", or "Us", refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client's needs in respect of provision of the Company's stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of United States. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural,capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.
Unless otherwise stated, Smith Country and/or it's licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on Smith Country. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.
You must not:
Republish material from
Sell, rent or sub-license material from
Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from
Redistribute content from Smith Country (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).
This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.
Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data ('Comments') in areas of the website. Smith Country does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of Smith Country, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. To the extent permitted by applicable laws Smith Country shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.
Smith Country reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions.
You warrant and represent that:
You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;
The Comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party;
The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy
The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.
You hereby grant to Smith Country a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats or media.
Hyperlinking to our Content
The following organizations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:
Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Web site in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Web sites of other listed businesses; and
Systemwide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.
We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American
Automobile Association, AARP and Consumers Union;
dot.com community sites;
associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
online directory distributors;
accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and
educational institutions and trade associations.
We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations
representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b)the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of Smith Country; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.
If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to .
Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.
Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Web site as follows:
By use of our corporate name; or
By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site.
No use of Smith Country's logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.
Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Web site.
Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Web site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.
Removal of links from our website
If you find any link on our Web site or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.
Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.
We shall have no responsibility or liability for any
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:
limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.
To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
content appearing on your Web site. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your Web site or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.
Specifically for the Shop
Nonreturnable; not for resale.
Notwithstanding anything contained in these Terms and Conditions, Smith Country eGift Cards (“Smith Country Gift Cards”) are not returnable or refundable for cash except in states where required by law. Resale of Smith Country Gift Cards is strictly prohibited.
The balance on any Gift Card is solely the liability of The Smith Country, LLC.
Unless other restrictions apply, Smith Country Gift Cards may be used on-line at thesmithcountry.com only and can only be used with USD.
No affiliation with Smith Country.
Use of Smith Country’s name, logo, trade dress (including any image/likeness of the cards) or trademarks (or those of any of its subsidiaries or affiliates) in connection with the purchase or use of Smith Country Gift Cards is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, the use of Smith Country Gift Cards in any manner that states or implies that any person, website, business, product or service is endorsed or sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with, Smith Country or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates is prohibited.
Compliance with laws.
By purchasing Smith Country Gift Cards, you are certifying and representing to Smith Country that the activities in connection with which the Smith Country Gift Cards will be used will comply with these Terms and Conditions and all applicable laws, rules and regulations, and that the Smith Country Gift Cards will not be used in any manner that is misleading, deceptive, unfair or otherwise harmful to consumers or Smith Country. In addition, you agree to defend and indemnify The Smith Country, LLC. and its subsidiaries and affiliates from and against any claims, expenses or liabilities made against or incurred by any of them in connection with your use of the Smith Country Gift Cards or violation of any of these Terms and Conditions.
Lost or Stolen Gift Card.
Lost or stolen cards will not be replaced. Neither thesmithcountry.com, Smith Country nor The Smith Country, LLC shall have liability to you for (i) lost or stolen Smith Country Gift Cards or (ii) use of any Smith Country Gift Cards by third parties through your thesmithcountry.com account. You are solely responsible for keeping the password for your thesmithcountry.com account safe and for any activity conducted under your account.
Handmade Items Purchased
Please note that all handmade items will be slightly different in size, color, etc. This comes with handmade items. Any 100% cotton items will fade in color as used, especially with any high chemical type cleaners or washes (i.e. face scrubs, soaps, etc). If you follow the care instructions included with purchase, you’re items should last and keep color(s) (except as explained above about cotton). More details on my product about page.
If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to e-mail me
Specifically for the Blog
Disclosure and Limitation of Liability
(Including Affiliate Links)
I (Jennifer Smith) am an independent blogger, crafter, designer and want to support others, to the best of my ability. My opinions, photos, recipes and ideas are my own, unless otherwise noted. However, this Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
Smith Country (aka The Smith COuntry, LLC) participants in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees via links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
Some companies I currently use are:
Though I have many years of cooking and crafting experience, I am not an expert, and I am constantly learning new and better techniques. I provide the best advice I can based on my experience and can not be held responsible for how that advice is used by my readers.
I will occasionally provide links to other websites. These websites are the responsibility of their moderators and I can not be held liable for what happens on these sites. If you have problems on a website linked from this site, please refer to that sites terms and conditions. I will moderate all comments on my site, but can not be held responsible for what others post.
Also, if you see anything on my blog that is yours and you want it down or changes to how credit is given, please e-mail me.
I really enjoy providing you with a new ideas, inspirations, how-to’s, recipes and crochet patterns every week. It takes a lot of time to cook and test recipes; and create an items, write the pattern (or how to), and photograph the project to share with you. Because of this you may not claim or sell the patterns, how-to’s, recipes, or photographs as your own. You are welcome to make and sell the finished projects. I only ask you to include “pattern by thesmithcountry.com on your Etsy description (or other location) or a tag when you sell your item. Please do not use my photos to promote your finished project. All content found on this website are the property of thesmithcountry.com unless specified and all rights are reserved.
All patterns were designed and created with love. Please do not make finished products from Smith Country patterns via machinery or for mass production. There’s a wonderful community of crochet and knitting designers and makers, all producing beautiful products made individually, by hand, with love. So many of us make a living from designing or selling crochet/knitting creations; we cannot compete with cheap, mass-produced items. Please support your hand-made community of artisans!