Search found 3 matches

by Waddell
Mon Aug 04, 2014 4:18 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Using patterned wallpaper/wrapping paper in card design
Replies: 1
Views: 4624

Using patterned wallpaper/wrapping paper in card design

Hi, I've recently designed some birthday cards I'd like to sell online. I have used wallpaper and wrapping paper to 'create' my designs; I have an owl with a patterned body and stripy eyes. It's a collage type design. I wondered where I stand in terms of copy right. The wrapping paper is from a well...
by Waddell
Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:05 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Selling dresses online with well known character design
Replies: 2
Views: 5725

Thanks

Hi Andy, Thanks for that - yes - a wholesaler. They were purchased from China. It's difficult to how similar they are - certainly any 3 year old would easily identify them as an 'Elsa dress'. A bit naive of me to go ahead and purchase without thinking of this first. To be honest, they are all over t...
by Waddell
Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:04 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Selling dresses online with well known character design
Replies: 2
Views: 5725

Selling dresses online with well known character design

Hi, I would like to sell dresses online which are easily recognisable as a dress worn by one of princesses (character called Elsa) from a children's film called Frozen. They also have a broach attached with a picture of the character (could be easily removed before sale). I plan to advertise them as...