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Airmail envelope

    Do you remember these old red and blue stripey airmail envelopes? I remember them with fondness.. they still sell boxes of it in Office…

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Celebrity Chefs

Celebrity chefs! I was so happy to see these stamps, and couldn’t wait to use them. I’m not a very good cook myself, even with recipe…

Vintage stamps

More vintage stamps. Sometimes you find some pretty strange stamps (“Rural Electrification Administration”) but sometimes there are some great ones too (James Dean!).

I found these beautiful 1974 vintage Postal Union stamps on ebay and couldn’t bring myself to use them on my envelopes. I think they look much…

My favorite part of letter writing is sealing it with my personal stamp with my name in English and surname in Chinese.

This beautiful stamp color is made by mixing gold and red stamp ink together. Technically loose stamps should be attached to an acrylic block for an…