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Just a bit of a blog post to catch you up on some Amitie related subjects.

I have a lot of new quilt patterns coming out soon. I am still in the finishing off stages and Lucy is currently getting the patterns organised for you so stay tuned!

You've probably read about it on Lucy's blog but we have a new look to our website, and I think it's a lot easier for customers to use. Lucy thinks that it's easier to load onto as well so this means we'll be able to load new product for all our not-so-local customers to see!

All the new Liberty of London is online, and today we finished loading our range of solid colour voiles and also our range of Flea Market Fancy (what's left of it)!

We've also added a sale section to the website where we will be putting discounted stock occasionally. We've decided to sell of some of our cute novelty prints at $15.00 per meter to celebrate our new website!
We're no longer offering free postage on online sales, but we strive to keep our postage and handling fees as low as possible. This means we'll be able to offer more online sales so it's not all bad news!

Now, an update on our Stash Club and Liberty Addicts. We've received lots of e-mails asking if you're still able to join and the answer is OF COURSE! This is an ongoing club, so you can sign up at any time! It just means you may have missed the first mail out, but you'll get the next one and so on!
Stash Club happens every second month, so the next mail out is in August.

Liberty Addicts happens 4 times a year, and even though the we only mailed out the first every Liberty Addicts mail out last month we're already planning the next one!

I've saved the most exciting news for last.
It's been a long journey to this point but I am so excited to say it's at the printers.

Hope you all enjoy your weekend.


I was just wondering- is there a link on your blog to your on-line shop???
How exciting - after checking daily for seems like weeks - the new patterns are coming soon !!!!
I am particularly happy to see the BOM will be available.
HOping to use my stash club when I get my hands on this pattern !!!!!

love the new website too .....
Ali Fergusson
Cathy said…
I'm very excited about your new patterns, this one looks amazing. Great too about your green tea and sweet beans, and the new look website is fabulous! xo
Kellie said…
It was so lovely to spend the day with you and your merry bunch of Amitie Addicts on Saturday Jenny - thank you so much for the warm welcome, I felt very much at home. And I am so excited to see there is a beautiful pattern coming for the Green Tea and Sweet Beans - I LOVE this quilt!! Congrats!
amitietextiles said…
Welcome welcome to you Kellie. We loved having you in the group and look forward to many more days together. I hope Aus brings you happy times and a much less "shakey" future. NZ loses and we win!!
Debbie said…
I am so excited with the look of your new patterns to be released soon especially Green Tea and Sweet Beans. I have long coveted while watching it's progress on other people's blogs. Looks like yet another project I can't live without!! I will be watching your blog with baited breath!

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