Just a quick update on the Anglotopia Print Magazine. We're getting ready to submit Issue #13 to the printer, but we need a final count on how many to order. So, today we're issuing the LAST CALL for new subscriptions and pre-orders of the single issue. We need you to get your order in a soon as possible. Issue #13 will ship later this month. It will contain over 30,000 … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Magazine: LAST CALL to Reserve Issue #13 – Article Line-up Revealed
One of the best perks of being a Royal Oak Foundation member, besides free entry to all National Trust Properties, is their twice-yearly lecture schedule. They’ve just released the schedule for the upcoming spring season and there are some great guests and lectures on the horizon. Highlights include David Cannadine lecturing about Winston Churchill's paintings, Adrian … [Read more...] about Brit History: Royal Oak Spring USA Lecture Schedule Released – Come See Some Great Lectures and Mingle With Anglotopia!
It's a few weeks behind schedule but we're happy to announce that the 2018 Omnibus Book is now available! It features all four 2018 Issues of the Anglotopia Print Magazine in one giant 265-page book. We're only producing 100 copies, so if you want one, we would urge you to order soon. This is not a pre-order - these books are ready and shipping within a few days. CLICK HERE … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Store Alert: The 2018 Anglotopia Magazine Omnibus Book Is Now Available!
A couple weeks ago we revealed that the Royal Air Force Red Arrows would be doing a tour of North America. Well, now they've announced where they'll be visiting. And I couldn't be more chuffed as they're coming to our local big city, Chicago! Speaking from Nellis Air Base, Nevada, UK Defence Minister Mark Lancaster said: “I am delighted people all over the US and Canada … [Read more...] about Royal Air Force Red Arrows Announce 2019 North America Tour Locations!
When we offered Cornish Tea a few weeks ago, we were taken aback by selling out within 24 hours. So, based on demand, we've imported more! We have 80 boxes now, in stock and ready to ship! Cornish Tea our favorite tea that we’ve ever had. It’s not available in the USA and we’ve run out. Running out of your favorite tea is a crisis. So, we did the only sensible thing: we … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert: Cornish Tea is Back in Stock!
After three years of publishing the Anglotopia Print Magazine, we are now entering our fourth year and the magazine has definitely matured. We have a clear idea of what belongs in the magazine versus the website. We’ve maintained the high print quality. And we’ve built of a roster of fantastic paid contributors. Last year we rolled out a new, simple and beautiful design that … [Read more...] about Announcing Anglotopia Magazine Issue #13 – Please Subscribe Or Renew Now
When we published our open letter yesterday, we were terrified. We didn't know if it would succeed and we didn't know if we would get a negative response. Within minutes, our fears were proven wrong and then some. Thank you Anglotopia readers. Thank you. Your overwhelming generosity has helped us so much! You've given us breathing room to figure out how we can go … [Read more...] about Thank You Is Not Adequate – Donation Drive Update
Dear Anglotopia Readers, This is a difficult letter to write but we are left without a choice. Anglotopia is in trouble. Over the past eight years, Anglotopia has supported me and my little family to the point where it has been our full-time jobs. Sadly, over the last half of the year, we have seen a dramatic downturn in business. There have been struggles before, but we … [Read more...] about An Open Letter to Anglotopia Readers: Anglotopia Needs Your Help
Harris Tweed is one of the most famous local products produced in the UK. In celebration of the Harris Tweed collection, we're offering this week at Anglotopia Imports, we've put together a list of interesting facts about this iconic cloth. Harris Tweed was commonly used as currency to barter with or pay rent in its earliest times. The fabric known as tweed got its name … [Read more...] about 10 Interesting Facts about Harris Tweed
Hello everyone! Just a quick email this morning to let everyone know that we're issuing the LAST CALL for reservations for Issue #12 - it will be shipping next week and will sell out, so we want to make sure that everyone who wants a copy can get one. You can reserve a full 1-year subscription or just buy a single issue. We'll put the links below! It also makes a great gift for … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Magazine: LAST CALL For Reservations for Issue #12 – The Christmas Issue
On a windswept island off the western coast of Scotland, there has been a long tradition of wood weaving that stretches back hundreds of year. Harris Tweed is an icon of British design and craftsmanship. It can only be produced on the Isle of Harris. Each Tweed is made to order by artisans working to craft quality wool in their own small workshops. We’re very excited to be … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports: New Collection Live – Harris Tweed from Maccessori
Anglotopia is pleased to announce our newest giveaway, The Country House Past, Present, Future- Great houses of the British Isles by David Cannadine & Jeremy Musson. This gorgeous coffee table book is a treasure trove of all things great British homes. It has been produced by both The Royal Oak Foundation, along with The National Trust. Packed with 16 chapters and over 432 … [Read more...] about Anglophile Alert: Great Book Giveaway: The Country House Past, Present, Future -Great Houses of the British Isles
One day, an English mum named Daphne Milne walked into Harrods looking for the perfect birthday present for her son. She walked out with Edward, a teddy bear hand-made by Merrythought of England. Her son, Christopher, instantly bonded with the bear he soon named Winnie. Inspired by this relationship, his father, A.A. Milne created the stories of Winnie the Pooh, creating a … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports: New Special Collection LIVE – Merrythought – Own the Bear That Inspired Winnie the Pooh
Hello - As the halls are being decked here at Anglotopia Towers, we want to spread the good cheer and celebrate the holidays by announcing our 2018 Black Friday/ Cyber Monday Sale. This weekend only, we are discounting subscriptions to both the Anglotopia and Londontopia Print Magazines! We're offering $10 off each subscription, for the print magazine. Please use the coupon … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Alert: Save $10 On A Subscription to the Anglotopia Print Magazine! – Details Inside!
It’s getting cold outside! We’ve received our first snow of the season here at Anglotopia Towers. I really wanted to get a Union Jack hat and gloves and that journey of exploration led me to realize that Anglotopia’s customers would probably want the same! So, this week we’re offering up a Union Jack hat, gloves and scarf. We also found a great Union Jack Apron for you to wear … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert: New Products LIVE – Union Jack Winter Gear and Apron
We're trying something a little different this week. First up, we have some lovely products from Cotswold Lavender. From the hills surrounding Snowshill Manor in the Cotswolds comes lovely English grown Lavender, turned into some fantastic beauty products. In addition to that, we're also bringing back our beautiful busts from Modern Souvenir Co in Bath, just in time to order … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert: New Products LIVE – Cotswold Lavender and New Busts from Modern Souvenir Co
A short video where we unbox our popular Tube LED Lightbox and show it off. Imported direct from the UK. Perfect gift for the Londonphile in your life. We've sold about half of the consignment we're getting in early December so far, so if you want to make sure you can get one as a Christmas gift for the Londonphile in your life, you need to order soon. Buy Yours … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports: London Underground LED Tube Lightbox Unboxing Video
All right, the LED Tube Light is the most popular product we've ever offered. We didn't think we were going to be able to get more but got the great news this week that we have secured another 100 units! They will be arriving here at our office in early December. I can promise they will ship before Christmas (via Priority Mail as well, which only takes 2-3 days). So, the … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert! The LED Tube Light Is BACK! We’re Getting Just 100 More!
Today is my most favorite part of the year since we started producing our own print magazine. We get to unveil the cover of the Christmas issue! And here it is! Issue #12 closes out our third year or producing our beautiful print magazine. We've chosen a beautiful picture of Gold Hill in Shaftesbury, Dorset covered in snow for the cover. The issue will contain several … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Magazine: Issue #12 – The Christmas Issue – Cover Reveal – Reserve Your Copy Today – Quantities Will Be Very Limited!
Christmas is coming! This week we have two unique selection of imports, beautiful glass London Christmas tree ornaments and Woodmansterne Advent Calendars. For the glass ornaments, we’re offering a Black Taxi, Red Bus, and a Red phone box. We also have very, very limited quantities of these beautiful Woodmansterne Advent Calendars (24 of each is all we’re able to get!). … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert! New Products LIVE – London Glass Christmas Ornaments and Woodmansterne Advent Calendars
We’ve been fans of the Royal Oak Foundation for years and have written about them many times. For those not familiar with them, Royal Oak is the American affiliate of the National Trust. Membership there gets you access to all the National Trust properties in Britain but it also has many other benefits. We’re very excited to announce that we’ve entered a year-long partnership … [Read more...] about Announcing Our New Partnership With the Royal Oak Foundation – America’s National Trust Partner – Save 20% On Joining!
We have three new products this week. Well, one old one is returning – our classic Tube Map is back. We have 50 coming, so if you want one – order as soon as possible. Our second new product is Union Jack Bunting (along with cute floral bunting). This is something we’ve wanted to offer for a while – and it’s here! Perfect Christmas gift! All of this is shipping in early … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert: New Products Live – Tube Map Returns – Now Offering Union Jack Bunting!
We’ve been working on this one for a few months and are quite excited to finally be able to offer authentic London Metal Street Signs. We’ve picked 15 of the most popular places in London for you to choose from. Each sign is about 12×16 inches (similar in size to the metal signs we offered earlier this year) and ready to hang. Each sign is being custom made for Anglotopia … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports Alert: Introducing the London Street Signs Collection
We’re launching pre-orders again for another round of orders of these fantastic, hand-stitched Union Jacks. If you want to order for Christmas, now is the time to order as this is the last time this year we will offer these one of a kind flags! After much searching, we’ve finally found a company that can supply an heirloom quality Union Jack to Anglotopia Imports. Each flag … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Imports: Hand-sewn British Made Heirloom Union Jacks are BACK! Order For Christmas
We may be traveling on our Grand Adventure across all of Britain, but the wheels of Anglotopia remain in motion, wherever we are. Issue #11 is back from the copy editor so that means we're going to press next week. We need a final count for Issue #11. Pre-ordering is critical as we need to order the right amount so we stick to our budgets and don't end up with issues we can't … [Read more...] about Anglotopia Alert! Last Call for Issue #11 of the Anglotopia Print Magazine – Article List Reveal