Terms and Conditions
1. In General
Access to and use of this Website and the products and services available through this Website (collectively, the "Services") are subject to the following terms, conditions and notices (the "Terms of Service"). By using the Services, you are agreeing to all of the Terms of Service, as may be updated by us from time to time. You should check this page regularly to take notice of any changes we may have made to the Terms of Service.
Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts or all of this Website.
Morphsuits are for fancy dress and recreational use only as a novelty item. Wearers should be aware that they do impair the vision of the wearer and in some instances their ability to be seen by others. Morphsuits should not be used as protective clothing, near naked flames or whilst driving / near moving traffic. The suit hood can and should be taken down in situations when unimpaired vision is necessary.
MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG Media Ltd) would also advise against excessive consumption of alcohol or any other impairing substance whilst wearing the suit.
You must not misuse this Website. You will not: commit or encourage a criminal offence; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or post any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence or in any way offensive or obscene; hack into any aspect of the Service; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person's proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as "spam"; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
4. Intellectual Property, Software and Content
The intellectual property rights in all software and content made available to you on or through this Website remains the property of MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved by MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) and its licensors. You may store, print and display the content supplied solely for your own personal use. You are not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on this Website nor may you use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise.
You shall not modify, translate, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or create derivative works based on any software or accompanying documentation supplied by MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) or its licensors. Morphsuits and MORPHCOSTUMES are trade marks belonging to AFG MEDIA LTD. No licence or consent is granted to you to use these marks in any way, and you agree not to use these marks or any marks which are colourably similar without the written permission of MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD).
5. MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) Community Areas
5.1 - Registration
MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) reserves the right to close accounts if any user is seen to be using proxy IPs (Internet Protocol addresses) in order to attempt to hide the use of multiple accounts or disrupts any of our services in any way.
If you use multiple logins for the purpose of disrupting the community you may have action taken against all of your accounts.
5.2 - Submission of material
By submitting any material to us either on this Website or on the Morphsuits facebook group page, you automatically grant MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) the royalty-free, perpetual, exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, edit, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such material (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
In certain circumstances MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) may also share your contribution with trusted third parties.
By submitting any material to us, you agree to use the MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) Community areas in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
5.3 - Failure to comply
If you fail to abide by these Community Rules you may be sent an email which informs you why your contribution has been refused or edited. This email will also include a warning that continuing to break the rules may result in action being taken against your account or accounts.
This action may include temporary or permanent suspension of your ability to participate in any or all areas of MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD).
MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) reserves the right to delete any contribution, or take action against any contribution, at any time, for any reason.
If you do not want to grant MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) the permission set out above on these terms, please do not submit or share your contribution on the website, Facebook or other Social channels operated by MORPHCOSTUMES.
6. Terms of Sale
By placing an order you are offering to purchase a product on and subject to the following terms and conditions. All orders are subject to availability and confirmation of the order price.
Dispatch times may vary according to availability and any guarantees or representations made as to delivery times are limited to mainland UK and subject to any delays resulting from postal delays or force majeure for which we will not be responsible.
In order to contract with MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) you must be over 14 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card issued by a bank acceptable to us. MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) retains the right to refuse any request made by you. If your order is accepted we will inform you by email. When placing an order you undertake that all details you provide to us are true and accurate, that you are an authorised user of the credit or debit card used to place your order and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the goods. The cost of foreign products and services may fluctuate. All prices advertised are subject to such changes.
6.1 - Our Contract
When you place an order, you will receive an acknowledgement e-mail confirming receipt of your order: this email will constitute acceptance of your order. Only those goods listed in the confirmation e-mail sent at the time of dispatch will be included in the contract formed.
6.2 - Pricing and Availability
Whilst we try and ensure that all details, descriptions and prices which appear on this Website are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error in the price of any goods which you have ordered we will inform you of this as soon as possible and give you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct price or cancelling it. If we are unable to contact you we will treat the order as cancelled. If you cancel and you have already paid for the goods, you will receive a full refund.
All prices are inclusive of VAT. Delivery costs will be charged in addition; such additional charges are clearly displayed where applicable and included in the 'Total Cost'.
6.3 - Payment
Upon receiving your order we carry out a standard pre-authorisation check on your payment card to ensure there are sufficient funds to fulfil the transaction. Goods will not be dispatched until this pre-authorisation check has been completed. Your card will be debited once the order has been accepted.
6.4 - Promotional Codes and Discounts
If you have received a promotional voucher from us, only one such promotional voucher code can be redeemed per order.
Promotional voucher codes are issued from time to time at our discretion. We reserve the right to cancel promotional voucher codes at any time without notice and without giving a reason.
Promotional voucher codes cannot be re-used. Promotional voucher codes have a cash redemption value of 0.001p and are not transferable.
Promotional voucher codes may not be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or promotion.
Promotional voucher codes may not be sold. For the avoidance of doubt, this includes auctions and other online sales.
Certain products cannot be purchased with promotional voucher codes. Any such products will be clearly marked on their respective product pages.
The issuing of promotional voucher codes may be restricted (for example, one per email address).
6.5 - Your right to cancel
You are entitled to cancel this contract if you wish to do so, provided you exercise your right no longer than 7 working days after the day on which you receive your delivery.
To exercise your right of cancellation you must give written notice to MorphCostumes via email with full details of your order.
If you exercise your right of cancellation after the items have been delivered to you, you will be responsible for returning your order to MorphCostumes at your own cost.
Further, you must take reasonable care to ensure the items are not damaged in the meantime or whilst in transit.
MorphCostumes reserve the right to refuse a refund on the item it if is damaged, soiled or is returned in a non-saleable condition
7. Refusal of Transaction
We reserve the right to withdraw any products from this Website at any time and/or remove or edit any materials or content on this Website. We may refuse to process a transaction for any reason or refuse service to anyone at any time at our sole discretion. We will not be liable to you or any third party by reason of our withdrawing any product from this Website whether or not that product has been sold, removing or editing any materials or content on the Website, refusing to process a transaction or unwinding or suspending any transaction after processing has begun.
By making an offer to buy a product, you specifically authorise us to transmit information (including any updated information) or to obtain information about you from third parties from time to time, including but not limited to, your debit or credit card number or credit reports, to authenticate your identity, to validate your credit card and to authorise individual purchase transactions
8. Returns Policy
The following criteria must be met in order to be eligible for a refund.
Returns must be postmarked within 30 days of the original order date.
Item(s) must be new, unused and in their original packaging, along with all accessories. For obvious reasons we do not refund items that have been worn, washed or soiled.
Item(s) must be accompanied by the completed returns form noted above in the Returns Process.
Item(s) must be returned via a traceable shipping method with delivery confirmation.
All shipping costs must be pre-paid by the party returning the merchandise [i.e. the customer, a.k.a. you].
8.1 - Defective Items
If there is a problem with your order, contact a customer care representative (contact us) within 30 days of the original order date. While we do everything within our power to ensure that you receive the product(s) you ordered in the condition you expect, sometimes mistakes and accidents happen. We will do our best to ensure that the issue is resolved to your satisfaction. Replacement items will be shipped using the same or faster method as the original order.
8.2 - Returns Shipping Cost
Please note that we do not refund the cost of shipping on any returned items unless the item is damaged, faulty or an administrative error has occurred on our behalf. Please note that postage costs for returns are borne by the customer. This does not restrict your statutory rights to return faulty merchandise.
8.3 - Christmas returns
All MorphCostumes purchased during the month of December as Christmas presents can take advantage of an extended seasonal returns period. If the item(s) you wish to return meet our Return Policy then you may return them up until the 30th of January.
8.4 - Return Restrictions
The following items are ONLY returnable if they are in their unopened, original packaging – these items must not have been worn, used or altered in any way:
Socks and stockings
Shoe covers, boot tops, slippers or other similar footwear
Wigs, beards, facial hair or any other artificial hair
Prosthetic noses or chins
Items in factory sealed packages [e.g. blister packs]
9. MorphCostumes - Ideas & Inspiration / Customer Gallery
MorphCostumes Ideas & Inspiration section and Customer Galleries works in partnership with Instagram and Twitter to re-display pictures posted on Instagram and Twitter that uses the and #morphsuits #morphcostumes hashtags. Images are reviewed by MorphCostumes moderators for approval, then displayed on the website.
Only the very best, most impactful and totally awesome images make the grade and are used on the MorphCostumes site to help show our costumes in real life situations to help inspire your next awesome costume event. By clicking on the images, you are able to view and buy the featured products - party domination is just a couple of clicks away...
9.1 - What if I don't want you to use my picture?
By uploading an image to Instagram and using the #morphsuits #morphcostumes tags we really hope you welcome us using your awesome image on our site. However, if you’d prefer us not to use your image - please email - [email protected] and we promise we'll remove your image from the MorphCostumes site in 72 hours.
9.2 - Can I report an image or video?
If you spot something that you think isn't in keeping with our standards, please let us know using the 'report it' button. We keep all reports completely confidential. If the image meets our standards or you are not the owner of the image asking for it to be removed, we will take your feedback into consideration but may want to keep using the image.
9.3 - I posted on Instagram and used the #morphsuits #morphcostumes but I can't see my image on the MorphCostumes Site?
Unfortunately we can't use every image posted on Instagram and Twitter. We can't use images and/or videos we deem to be offensive or inappropriate, and if the image is of a product that isn't available in the current catalogue then we won't be able to match it up to a product available on the site.
9.4 - Is there another way to report an image?
For anyone wishing to report an image and/or video without using the 'report it' button, you can email - [email protected]
9.5 - If I delete an image from my Instagram account or change my settings to be private - will the image be removed from the MorphCostumes site?
No - removing a post or changing the settings will not remove the image from our site, but if you do want the image removed - either use the 'report it' button or email the moderators at [email protected]
10. Disclaimer of Liability
The material displayed on this Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Unless expressly stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) and its suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of this Website or the Linked Sites and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise.
We will be responsible for any losses you suffer as a result of us breaching these conditions to the extent that such losses were reasonably foreseeable to both you and us at the time that you either you commenced using the website or bought goods from us using the site. We will not be responsible for any business loss (including loss of profits, revenue, contracts, anticipated savings, data, goodwill or wasted expenditure) or any other indirect or consequential loss that is not reasonably foreseeable to both you and us at that point in time. Nothing in these conditions is intended to limit our liability for death or personal injury caused from our negligence, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
11. Linking to this Website
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
This Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of this Website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD), its directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from your use this Website or your breach of the Terms of Service.
MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) shall have the right in its absolute discretion at any time and without notice to amend, remove or vary the Services and/or any page of this Website.
If any part of the Terms of Service is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of the Terms of Service will not be affected all other clauses remaining in full force and effect. So far as possible where any clause/sub-clause or part of a clause/sub-clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, you agree that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub-clause as is permitted by law.
We operate a complaints handling procedure which we will use to try to resolve disputes when they first arise, please let us know if you have any complaints or comments.
If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.
17. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These terms and conditions are to be construed in accordance with the laws of England and in the event of any dispute or claim associated with these terms and conditions, that dispute or claim shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
18. Ethical Sourcing Policy
As a reputable and trusted business committed to offering its customers high quality products, MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) recognizes its obligation to ensure that suppliers are operating ethically.
We expect our suppliers to consistently provide an environment which protects their employees' health and safety and basic human rights.
All suppliers are expected to comply with their national employment laws and regulations with particular regard to:
- Minimum age of employment
- Freely chosen employment
- Health and safety
- Freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining
- No discrimination
- No harsh or inhumane treatment
- Working hours
- Rates of pay
- Terms of employment
MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) will never knowingly source stock from countries which are in breach of the above principles. We also look to our suppliers to instil these principles when dealing with their own supplier base.
Because of the sometimes complex nature of our suppliers' supply chain, it is not always possible to monitor and control the conditions of each individual involved in the production of our products. However, as MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) continues to grow it recognises the importance of being proactive and doing everything within its power to support the rights of those involved in the manufacture of its goods.
19. Entire Agreement
The above Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement of the parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between you and MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD). Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service will be effective only if in writing and signed by a Director of MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD).
Registered Company address of MORPHCOSTUMES (AFG MEDIA LTD) is:
25 Silvermills Court,
Henderson Place Lane,
VAT registration number: GB 135571318