1 Validity
The following terms and conditions apply to all business relations between the customer and us. The version valid at the time of the beginning of the contract shall be applicable. Customer, according to these terms and conditions, are any natural or legal persons or partnerships, with which a business relationship is entered.

2. Execution of contract
The representation of the products in the online shop is not a legally binding offer, but a noncommittal online catalog. By clicking the button “send order”, you are submitting a binding order of the goods contained in the shopping cart. The order confirmation that follows immediately after sending the order does not represent contractual acceptance. We will accept your order by sending an order confirmation by E-Mail or by delivery of the merchandise. We reserve the right for technical- and other changes in shape, color or weight of the goods within reasonable limits. There is a minimum order value of 250, -EUR for new customers. There is no minimum order for further orders.

3. Cancellation and return
You have the right to revoke your declaration of intention directed at the entering of the contract within two weeks after receipt of the goods. The cancellation does not need to contain a justification and can be done either in writing or by returning the goods to Perlenimperium. To meet the deadline, timely dispatch suffices. A partial return of orders is not possible. The customer bears the costs for the return shipment. Excluded from cancellation and return are articles or merchandise that were made according to customer specifications, are clearly tailored to the personal needs of the consumer or which are by their nature not suitable for a return.

4. Reservation of proprietary rights.
The delivered goods remain up to the complete payment property of Perlenimperium.

5. Product prices
The prices given are fixed prices plus the mandatory value added tax.

6 Terms of payment
We deliver by COD (3% discount), bank transfer (5% discount) or after advance payment (5% discount). When ordering on account, you will receive 3% discount if you pay within 10 days after the invoice date (not applicable for new customers), otherwise no discount when ordering on account. Deliveries to foreign countries always require advance payment.

7 Shipping
Shipping and handling within Germany, for packages up to 5 kg, costs 7, -EUR. Add-on orders are free of charge. Deliveries within Europe (except Switzerland) up to 5 kg cost 18, -EUR. Insurance costs on shipments will be added for deliveries over 1000, -EUR. The rates for heavier parcels or for deliveries to non-European foreign countries must be obtained by request. We deliver, unless otherwise requested by the customer, with UPS.

8 Deliveries
The delivery goes, unless agreed otherwise, to the address given by the customer. Information about a specific delivery time (usually 3-10 working days, as long as the goods are in stock) is non-binding, unless a binding delivery date has been agreed upon. Despite keeping of an appropriate inventory, it can happen that an article is sold out faster than foreseen. Therefore, we can give a guarantee of delivery only while stocks last. We reserve the right to make partial deliveries unless the customer clearly expresses the wish to refrain from it.

9. Warranty
We expressly point out, that according to our product description for some items that discoloration in particular in connection with perfume, cream, sweat and direct sunlight might occur. Minor deviations in color and size can arise despite careful manufacturing of the goods and do not entitle to claims. The illustrations of the articles in the catalogue do not reflect the original size. The statutory warranty provisions shall apply.

10 Limitation of liability
There is no liability for damage caused by improper use of the product or allergic reactions. Beads, due to their size, are not suitable for children under three years of age.

11 Disclaimer for
The content of our pages has been created with the utmost care. However, we can assume no liability for the correctness, completeness and topicality of the content. As service provider we are pursuant to §7.1 TMG responsible for our own content of these pages under the general laws. But, according to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, as a service provider we are not mandated to monitor transmitted or stored foreign information or investigate any circumstances, which point to an illegal activity. Mandatory removal or blocking the use of information in accordance with general laws remains unaffected. A liability is only possible from the date of knowledge of a concrete infringement. In the case of acquiring knowledge of a law infringement, we will remove this content immediately. Our offer contains links to third party websites, of which content we have no influence. Therefore we cannot take any responsibility for this foreign content. The content of the linked sites is always the responsibility of the respective operator. At the time of linking, the linked sites were checked for possible violations of law. Illegal contents were not recognizable at the time of linking. However, a permanent control of the linked sites is not reasonable without concrete evidence of a violation of law. When becoming aware of violations, we will immediately remove such links. You will find here details about the disclaimer.

12. Data protection
We use your submitted data exclusively for the processing of your order. All customer data are stored and processed by us, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). You have at any time the right of access, correction, blocking and deletion of your stored data. Please send us your request by E-Mail, post or fax. You find all necessary contact details in the imprint. We do not disclose your personal information, including your address, to third parties without your explicit and at any time revocable consent. Excluded from this are our service partners, who need the transmission of data for order processing (E.g. the shipping company responsible for the delivery and the institution responsible for payment processing). In these cases, the amount of transmitted data is limited only to the minimum necessary. You will find here detailed information about data protection.

13. Final provisions
The law of the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply. For costomers who enter into the contract not for professional or commercial purposes, this choice of law is considered only to the extent that the protection by the mandatory provisions of the law of the country where the consumer has his habitual residence is not removed. The provisions of the CISG do not apply. If the customer is a merchant, legal person under public law or special public funds, the exclusive place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising from this contract is our business location. The same applies if the customer has no general place of jurisdiction in Germany or if residence or habitual residence at the time of legal action is not known. Should individual provisions of the contract with the customer including these general terms and conditions become totally or partly ineffective, the validity of the remaining provisions is not affected.