Terms and Conditions (the legal stuff)

Welcome to the Function to Fabulous, LLC d/b/a Bella Becho and d/b/a Bella Becho Book & Print Bindery (hereinafter referred to as “Bella Becho”) Web Site ("Site").  Please review the following Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) that govern the use of our Site and all purchases from Bella Becho. By accessing or using our Site, registering, placing an order, returning a product or by purchasing any products or services from Bella Becho (from this Site, directly or otherwise), you acknowledge that you have read, understand and agree to follow and be bound by these Terms (the "Agreement").

Information published on this Site is subject to change without notice. Bella Becho may also make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or the services described in this Site at any time and may also discontinue products and services at anytime without notice.

These Terms shall supplement any subsequent terms or conditions included with any order acknowledgment or shipping confirmation, whether or not such terms or conditions are signed by Bella Becho. In addition, you agree to be bound by the Terms and the Privacy Policy located on this Site. Bella Becho reserves the right to make changes to these Terms at any time. As you will be bound by any changes to these Terms as of posting on the Bella Becho Site, you should check the Site periodically to make sure you have read and understand the most up-to-date Terms. Your continued use of the Site, or submission of any product or return order, constitutes your acceptance of the revised terms.

Accounts

If you register on this Site, you will create a user name and password. You agree that you will not misuse or abuse account access and passwords. You also agree that your account will be used only by yourself and that you will take all reasonable precautions to protect your account against unauthorized use. You will be fully responsible for any activity on your account, whether authorized or unauthorized.

Capacity to Contract


You represent to Bella Becho that you are of the legal age of majority in the country, state or province of your residence (e.g. at least 19 years old if you are a resident of Alabama or Nebraska, 21 years old if you are a resident of Mississippi, or 18 years old if you are a resident of any other jurisdiction in the United States).

Personal Data

In registering on this Site, you must provide true, accurate and complete information about yourself as prompted by the registration/order, including without limitation, your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number and credit/debit card information, as applicable (collectively “Personal Data”). You must maintain and promptly update your Personal Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If Bella Becho has reasonable grounds to suspect that any part of your Personal Data is untrue, inaccurate or incomplete, Bella Becho has the right to suspend or terminate your registration or purchase order. You acknowledge that Bella Becho may send you important information and notices regarding your registration or purchase by e-mail, and that Bella Becho shall have no liability associated with or arising from your failure to maintain accurate Personal Data.

Feedback

Bella Becho welcomes all comments, feedback, information or materials, which you submit to Bella Becho through, or in conjunction with, your registration or features available on this Site or otherwise ("Feedback"). Please note that your Feedback shall be considered non-confidential and become Bella Becho's property. By submitting your Feedback to Bella Becho, you agree to a no-charge assignment to Bella Becho of all right, title and interest in copyrights and other intellectual property rights on a worldwide basis to your Feedback. Bella Becho shall be free to use your Feedback on an unrestricted basis.

Order Acceptance

Terms of payment shall be determined in Bella Becho’s discretion and as otherwise agreed to by Bella Becho. Payment shall be made by a credit/debit card or some other pre-arranged method of payment acceptable to Bella Becho. Your receipt of an electronic or other form of order confirmation does not signify Bella Becho’s acceptance of your order, nor does it constitute confirmation of the order or Bella Becho’s offer to sell. Bella Becho reserves the right, without prior notification, to accept or decline your order or limit the order quantity for any reason or to supply less than the quantity you ordered of any item. Where payment is made by credit/debit card, such payment is subject to the approval of the financial institution issuing the credit/debit card, and Bella Becho shall not be liable in any way if such financial institution refuses to accept or honor the credit/debit card for any reason. Bella Becho may require, at Bella Becho’s option, that any order placed over certain dollar amounts receive Bella Becho’s pre-approval.  Bella Becho may also require additional verification or information before accepting any order.  Bella Becho may also require payment via wire transfer for international orders.  An order is deemed accepted upon Bella Becho’s shipment of the products ordered.

Product Availability

Although availability may be indicated on this Site, Bella Becho cannot guarantee product availability and products may not be available for immediate delivery. Bella Becho reserves the right, without liability or prior notice, to revise, discontinue or cease to make available any or all products, or to cancel any order.

Multiple Product Orders 

For a multiple product order, Bella Becho will make every attempt to ship all products contained in the order at the same time. Products that are unavailable at the time of shipping will be shipped as they become available, unless you inform us otherwise. You will only be charged for shipping at the rate quoted to you on your purchase receipt. The entirety of this shipping charge may be applied to the first product(s) shipped on a multiple shipment order.

Use of substitute materials authorized

Bella Becho products are unique and materials used in creating the products may be subject to availability.  Bella Becho reserves the right to substitute materials, including but not limited to tassels, fabric and embellishments at its sole discretion.  In the event Bella Becho is required to substitute materials or elects to make an artistic change to products offered for sale on the Site or otherwise, Bella Becho will endeavor and strive to maintain the general artistic theme of the product.  Therefore, there may be variations in the product purchased from the products images of such product as shown in Bella Becho photographs, images, brochures and Site.  You authorize Bella Becho’s use of substitute materials to be in Bella Becho’s discretion.

Custom orders


All orders are considered “custom” and must be prepaid in full before the start of the production.  If you are considering a large order, we encourage you to buy a sample item to be sure the product meets your needs and is to your satisfaction.  Inquire with Bella Becho for the cost for such sample.

Title and Risk of Loss

Title to any ordered products will pass to you upon Bella Becho’s delivery of such products to the designated shipping carrier. You will be responsible for any risk of loss or damage to the products after Bella Becho delivers them to the shipping carrier. In the event of any damage or loss during transit, it is your responsibility to file a claim with the shipping carrier.

Links

This site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third parties. You acknowledge that we're not responsible for the operation of or content located on or through any such site.

Other Conditions 

These Terms will supersede any terms and/or conditions you include with any purchase order, regardless of whether Bella Becho signs them or not. We reserve the right to make changes to this Site and these Terms and Conditions at any time.

Credit Cards

We accept the following credit cards online: Visa, MasterCard and American Express. There is no surcharge for using your credit card to make purchases. Please be sure to provide your exact billing address and telephone number (i.e. the address and phone number your credit card bank has on file for you). Incorrect information will cause a delay in processing your order. Your credit card will be billed upon placing your order.
Payment will be made to our company name: Bella Becho Book & Print Bindery, Bella Becho Fine Art Bookbindery and/or Function to Fabulous, LLC.

Payment Policy 

PAYPAL-- We gladly accept instant PayPal payments.  Upon checkout you will be forwarded to PayPal gateway where you will be able to use your current PayPal account to easily make a payment. Upon payment completion you will be forwarded back to our Site for confirmation.

Privacy

By using our site, you consent to our Privacy Policy.

Privacy on Other Websites 

Other sites accessible through our site have their own privacy policies and data collection practices. Please consult each site's privacy policy. Bella Becho is not responsible for the actions of third parties.

Refunds and Exchanges related to purchases

In the event that you receive a product that Bella Becho determines was defective in materials or workmanship, you agree that Bella Becho may at its sole discretion either replace the defective product with another product of similar value, repair the product or elect to refund the purchase price paid for the product at Bella Becho’s sole discretion. 

In order to process an exchange or refund, you agree to email Bella Becho at sales@bellabecho.com (or any other email as designated by Bella Becho on this Site) within 30 days from the date the product is shipped from Bella Becho to advise Bella Becho of the problem with the product.  Such e-mail must provide to Bella Becho your name, the name of the purchaser, the date of the order, the product ID number, the cost of the product, the method of shipping, the date the product was received, a description of the defect and any other information as requested by Bella Becho.

At our instruction, you agree to ship the product to Bella Becho for inspection and to pay the cost of shipping to Bella Becho.  Bella Becho will not refund, repair or exchange products for any reasons other than defects in materials or workmanship.   Bella Becho reserves the right not to replace, repair or refund a purchase price if Bella Becho determines, in its disretion, that the product was not defective in materials or workmanship when shipped from Bella Becho or if the problem is a result of or caused by the misuse of the product.

Shipping Policy

Shipping Time –To provide our customers with the best value and to eliminate expensive overhead costs, Bella Becho has limited inventory of the products for sale on the Site.   We are a made to order bookbindery and manufacturer. Upon receipt of your order and payment, our artisans begin the process of creating a work of art.  This process does take some time, so please order well in advance of any deadlines you may have.  Most products can be completed within 5 business days, but this is only an estimate.  We cannot guarantee when an order will arrive. Consider any shipping or transit time offered to you only as an estimate. We encourage you to order in a timely fashion to avoid delays caused by shipping or product availability.

We ship via following methods:

We ship via UPS.  Your shipping rate will be calculated during checkout. 

Taxes 

This Site automatically charges applicable sales tax for orders to be delivered to addresses within the state of Texas.  For orders shipped to other states, you are solely responsible for all sales taxes or other taxes.

Typographical Errors

In the event a product is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical error or error in pricing information received from our suppliers, Bella Becho shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Bella Becho shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, Bella Becho will issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.

Product colors

We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors of our products that appear on www.bellabecho.com.  However, the actual colors that you may see will depend on your monitor settings, we do not guarantee that your monitor's display of any colors will be accurate.


Copyright and Trademark Notice 

Unless otherwise specified, all materials appearing on this site, including the text, site design, logos, graphics, icons, and images, as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof, are the sole property of Function to Fabulous, LLC, Copyright © 2009-2012, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.  You may use the content of this site only for the purpose of shopping on this site or placing an order on this site and for no other purpose. No materials on this Site may be copied, reproduced, modified, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means without Bella Becho’s prior written permission. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Any unauthorized use of the materials appearing on this site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws and could result in criminal or civil penalties.

Jurisdiction and Choice of Law

You and Bella Becho agree to personal jurisdiction in any legal action brought in any court, Federal or State, within Harris County, Texas having subject matter jurisdiction over any matters arising out of or relating to: 1) the sale or purchase of any products or services from this Site; 2) the sale or purchase of any products or services directly from Bella Becho and/or its employees or representatives arising from any transaction or any future sale or purchase transactions; 3) any alleged claims for misrepresentation, breach of warranty and any other claims of any kind or nature, in contract or in tort that you (or your assigns) have alleged or asserted against Bella Becho and/or any of its employees and representatives.

Accordingly, it is agreed that any legal action, lawsuit, or proceeding shall only be instituted in Harris County, Texas which shall have exclusive jurisdiction.  You agree not to institute any legal proceedings in any Federal or State Courts that are not within Harris County, Texas.   It is further agreed that venue of any lawsuit, action or proceeding shall lie exclusively with the Federal or State Courts of Harris County, Texas.  By using this Site, you irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of the State and Federal courts located in Harris County, Texas.

Texas Law to Govern

This Agreement and any disputes, lawsuit, legal proceedings or legal action that refers or relates to any of the matters made the subject of these Terms and/or which involves you and Bella Becho, its employees and/or representatives, that such will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to any conflict of law provisions.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability as to Products Sold

NEITHER BELLA BECHO, NOR ITS REPRESENTATIVES, EMPLOYEES AND THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED OR PROVIDED THROUGH THIS SITE.

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY STATED HEREIN, BELLA BECHO EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO PRODUCTS OFFERED OR PROVIDED THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, AND/OR AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL BELLA BECHO, ITS EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DAMAGES FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOST DATA OR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF GOODWILL AND/OR LOSS OF USE.  THIS  SHALL APPLY EVEN IF BELLA BECHO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE OR ANY CLAIM BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY.

BELLA BECHO’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE MAXIMUM LIABILITY, IF ANY, SHALL NOT IN ANY EVENT EXCEED THE TOTAL PRICE OF THE PRODUCTS PURCHASED.  

Remedies/Limitations of Liability

Bella Becho makes no representation that the information contained in this Site or that access to this Site is appropriate or available for use throughout the world. You are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws in the geography from which you access this Site, including but not limited to, all applicable export and import laws and regulations. You agree that in the event there is a defect of material and/or workmanship that your sole remedy is a replacement or repair of the product or a return of monies paid for the product at Bella Becho’s sole discretion.

Severability

If any provision of these Terms shall be held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, such provision shall be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected thereby.