Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them on the Lynsey de Burca Handmade Jewellery website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies allow websites to store things like user preferences and activity to make your visits more convenient and enjoyable.

Cookies fall into one of two categories - session cookies and persistent cookies.

Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain on your device while you are on our website but are deleted when you close your browser.

Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device for a fixed period of time or until you manually delete them.

How do we use cookies?

We use both first-party cookies (served directly by us) and third-party cookies (served by service providers on our behalf) on the Lynsey de Burca Handmade Jewellery website.

First-party cookies we use include:

  • Strictly necessary cookies that enable you to move around our website and use its features. Without these absolutely necessary cookies, services you've asked for can't be provided.
  • Functionality cookies that remember choices you make on our website like language or location and provide enhanced, more personal features.
  • Performance/analytical cookies that collect information about how you use our website. They don't collect information that identifies you. All data is anonymous and aggregated to help us understand things like what pages are most popular, how visitors move around our website and if they get error messages from pages.

Third-party cookies we use include:

  • Social media cookies from platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube to enable you to easily share content from our website with your friends and networks.
  • Google Analytics cookies to help us monitor website traffic and understand how our visitors use it. This helps us improve our website and enhance the overall user experience.
  • Advertising cookies from Google AdSense to personalize content and ads, provide social media features and analyze traffic.
  • Klayvio cookies for email marketing automation.

A list of all the cookies used on our website is provided below with more details about each cookie.

Managing cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the websites outlined below tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, some of our website features may not function as a result.

For more information about cookies and how to manage them, visit

Cookie table

Below is a detailed list of all cookies used on the Lynsey de Burca Handmade Jewellery website:

Cookie Name Type Duration Purpose More info
_shopify_s First-party, strictly necessary Session Used by Shopify to maintain session state between pages Shopify Help Center
_shopify_y First-party, strictly necessary Persistent (1 year) Used by Shopify to store a unique ID to maintain session state between pages Shopify Help Center
_y First-party, functionality Persistent (1 year) Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. Used for targeted ads Shopify Help Center
Google Analytics Third-party, performance/analytical Persistent (2 years) Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics. Google Analytics Cookie Usage
Facebook Pixel Third-party, advertising Persistent (2 years) Used by Facebook to deliver, measure and improve the relevancy of ads. Facebook Cookie Policy
Klayvio Third-party, functionality Persistent (1 year) Used for email marketing automation Klayvio Cookie Policy

Modifying your cookie preferences

You can easily delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies. Please note that if you delete or choose not to accept cookies, some features of our website may not work as intended.

The browser settings for changing your cookies settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. You can also choose to have your browser warn you whenever cookies are being sent or change the cookies clearance interval.

Here are links to the cookie settings for some popular browsers:

You can also visit for details on how to delete or reject cookies on many browsers.

Updates to this Cookie Policy

We may occasionally amend this Cookie Policy to reflect our use of cookies. When changes are made, we will revise the "Last Updated" date at the top of this Cookie Policy. Your continued use of our website following the posting of changes to these terms means you accept the revised Cookie Policy.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our use of cookies, please email

Last Updated: October 2023

A love for making beautiful things

"I design and create beautiful, quality pieces with a minimal aesthetic inspired by the piers and small harbours along the Wild Atlantic Way. I like to add interesting dimensions through the captivating gemstones I source and incorporate into my work."

— Lynsey