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I like to use the patterns, palettes and colors on colourlovers. I have printed a few that I like to make cards. My question is: Is it illegal or considered rude to print out someone's patterns for personal use?
hmm...I think it would depend on what license they've set for the palette. :) If they've reserved all rights, printing them out goes against copyright. But I don't get the impression that many lovers would mind if you print out their work as long as you give them credit for it.
Ok thanks so much for the info. I'll make sure to give credit and check the license before printing. :)
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Just lost two patterns because the filter was tripped on the words 'shiny' and 'shine' which are not swear words so why?

The first pattern was a really good one as well so I'm upset that I lost it. On my brief visits back to the site this keeps happening. When good patterns or shades are a matter of luck as they so often are, and as I don't note down the exact hex code good colours and patterns are like quicksilver they are lost in an eyeblink

It's really unfair to lose good colours and patterns like this. And the filter trips on words that are perfectly innocent as well! Guess I'm leaving the site again
angel miri
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Because the swear filter doesn't like the words 'shine' or 'shint' which are not swear words when last I looked. The first pattern that had the word 'shine' in the title was a really good one as well and I'm seriously bummed that I lost it

IF you trip the swear filter you lose the pattern, this is really unfair! You hit the back button and it takes you back to the monochrome pattern page. This isn't the first time I've had this problem on my brief visits back to the site.

Guess I'm going to disappear again. We should not be losing good work like this. And why does the swear filter catch words that aren't even swears? Bizarre.
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