Terms of Use

Terms of Use


The Gloss Menagerie is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. You are free to copy/transmit/distribute the content here ONLY if the following conditions are met:

  • You attribute the content to the author (Alyson Ben-Yehuda, The Gloss Menagerie).
  • You do not use the content for commercial purposes.
  • You do not alter, transform, or expand upon the content.
  • You link back to the original source (this blog).

For the full text of the license (complete with legalese), click here.


Please make special note that “commercial purposes” includes the use of material on Luuux, as well as your own blogs. The Gloss Menagerie does NOT give permission for content to be used on your Luuux site. Period. Forever and ever, Amen. Read more about that here.

The above terms may only be changed with express written permission from myself with an actual signature obtained via fax or scanned image. Use of my content for commercial purposes is subject to a republishing fee that shall be negotiated between myself and the user beforehand and include a signed contract.

I take copyright infringement very seriously, and anyone who violates my copyright will be prosecuted to the furthest extent of the law.