General terms and conditions

Contractor of dressed.by is

styleranking media GmbH
Königsberger Straße 1-5
D-40231 Düsseldorf
Tel. +49-211-99 61 65 30
Fax: + 49-211-99-61-65-32
Email: support(at)dressed.by
Managing Directors: Friederike Schaffeld, Roland Schweins
AG Düsseldorf, HRB 58387

Customer service will be carried out by styleranking media GmbH.

The Purpose of dressed.by

dressed.by is a digital showroom for fashion designers. The website offers them the opportunity to present their label on a personal profile and put the most exquisite details of their garments into focus. The main purpose of dressed.by is to advance the online networking between fashion designers, potential customers and other people who are interested in fashion and design by providing them an individual v-card with a striking URL (dressed.by/labelname) and offer them the opportunity to make their pictures available to third party websites.

Terms of Service

These general terms and conditions (GTC) apply to registered users. The GTC concern the website www.dressed.by as well as the appropriate sub- and country-domains. The GTC govern all use of the dressed.by profile and all content, services and products available at or through the profile, including, but not limited to, the dressed.by service (“service”). The profile is owned and operated by styleranking media GmbH (“styleranking”). It is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, styleranking’s Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this site by styleranking (collectively, the “agreement”).

Please read this agreement carefully before creating, accessing or using the profile. By accessing dressed.by or using its services you agree and acknowledge being obliged to the GTC. If you do not agree to these terms or to our Privacy Policy, please do not access the site or use the services.

The Services

The services that dressed.by provides are always evolving and their form and nature may change from time to time. dressed.by reserves the right to change the GTC at any time. We propose that you regularly check this site for changes. In addition, dressed.by may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the services (or any features within the services) to you or to users generally and may not be able to provide you with prior notice. We also retain the right to create limits on use and storage at our sole discretion at any time without prior notice to you.

Your dressed.by account and site

If you create a dressed.by profile on the website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and profile. You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions, which can be taken in connection with the profile. You must immediately notify styleranking of any unauthorized uses of your profile, your account or any other breaches of security. styleranking will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.


You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the services and for any activities or actions under your password. We encourage you to use “strong” passwords (passwords that use a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols) with your account. dressed.by cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the above requirements.

Responsibility of Contributors

When requesting a profile on dressed.by users provide their real names and information. Here are some commitments you make to styleranking relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:

  • You have no legal right to a profile on dressed.by.
  • You will not provide any false personal information on dressed.by, or create an account for a label which does not belong to you without permission.
  • Profiles which use labelnames, logos or photographs in order to deceive other users will be deleted permanently.
  • If you select a username for your account we reserve the right to remove or reclaim it if we believe appropriate (such as when a trademark owner complains about a username that does not closely relate to a user's actual name).
  • Your profile is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company.
  • Profiles may not be sold, copied, swapped or resold without a written permission from styleranking.
  • You will not create more than one profile per label.
  • You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
  • You will not share your password, let anyone else access your profile, or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your profile.
  • Profiles which are inactive for more than two fashion seasons can be deleted by styleranking without notice. “Season” means summer- or winterseason.”
  • Profiles which belong to email addresses that are not validated can be deleted by styleranking after four weeks without notice.
  • If we do not admit your request for a profile or disable your profile, you will not create another one without our permission.
  • Content which glorifies violence is forbidden on dressed.by as well as pornographic, obscene, libelous, defamatory material or material that violates the privacy or publicity rights of any third party. If a profile contains such material styleranking may delete it without notice.
  • styleranking has the right (though not the obligation) to refuse or remove any content that, in styleranking’s reasonable opinion, violates any styleranking policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, in sole discretion. styleranking has also the right to terminate or deny access to the profile to any individual or entity for any reason, in styleranking’s sole discretion.

Services Fees Payment

Currently, dressed.by is a free service. We maintain the right to offer additional services, that could be charged at a later date.


Services include access to email support. “Email support” means the ability to make requests for technical support assistance by email at any time concerning the use of the services. All support will be provided in accordance with styleranking’s standard services practices, procedures and policies.

Responsibility of Profile Visitors

styleranking reviews every profile before it is published. The review concerns the optical representation including the general matching of the label’s theme to dressed.by.
styleranking has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material and its copyrights posted to the profile. Therefore, styleranking is not responsible for the material and its use.
By operating the profile, styleranking does not represent or imply that it endorses the posted material, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful.

You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The profile may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable. The profile may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. If you witness such an infringement please inform us via support@styleranking.de. styleranking disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the profile.

Content Posted on Other Profiles

We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, made available through the profiles and webpages to which dressed.by links, and that link to dressed.by. styleranking does not have any control over those non-dressed.by profiles and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-dressed.by profile or webpage, styleranking does not represent or imply that it endorses such profile or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. styleranking disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-dressed.by profiles and webpages.

Copyright Infringement

As styleranking asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by dressed.by violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify styleranking. styleranking will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. In the case of a visitor who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of styleranking or others, styleranking may, in its sole discretion, terminate or deny access to and use of the profile.

Intellectual Property

This agreement does not transfer any styleranking or third party intellectual property to you. All rights, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with styleranking. styleranking, dressed.by, the dressed.by logo and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with dressed.by, or the profile are trademarks or registered trademarks of styleranking or styleranking’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the profile may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the profile grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any styleranking or third-party trademarks.


In the future, styleranking may offer new services and/or features through the profile (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this agreement.


styleranking may terminate your access to all or any part of the profile at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this agreement or your dressed.by account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the profile. All provisions of this agreement shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Disclaimer of Warranties

The profile is provided “as is”. styleranking and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
Neither styleranking nor its suppliers and licensors, make any warranty that the profile will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You agree that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the profile at your own discretion and risk.

Limitation of Liability

styleranking, or its suppliers or licensors, will not be liable concerning any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data. styleranking has no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

General Representation and Warranty

You represent and warrant that:

  1. Your use of the profile will be in strict accordance with the styleranking Privacy Policy, with this agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Germany or the country in which you reside)
  2. Your use of the profile will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless styleranking, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the profile, including but not limited to your violation of this agreement.


Any information that you provide to dressed.by is subject to our Privacy Policy, which governs our collection and use of your information. You understand that through your use of the services you consent to the collection and use (as set in the Privacy Policy) of this information, including the transfer of this information other countries for storage, processing and use by dressed.by.

As part of providing you the services, we may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the services and your dressed.by account, which you may not be able to opt-out from receiving. You can opt-out of most communications from dressed.by including our newsletter etc.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies" which are text files that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the Site by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) to a Google server in the U.S. and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other with website and internet related services. In addition, Google may also transfer this information to third parties unless required by law or if third parties process this data on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by changing the settings on your browser, however, we point out that you can use in this case not all the features of this website. By using this site you agree to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the purpose.
At any time you can contradict the collection and use of your IP address with Google Analytics for further visits. For more information, see http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. Please note that this website uses Google Analytics with the code "gat._anonymizeIp ();" to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses.


This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between styleranking and you, concerning the subject matter hereof. It may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of styleranking, or by styleranking’s posting of a revised version.