The theme for today in Sunday Stamps II
is the colour red
. I have been receiving some red hearts lately...
These arrived on a New Year cover sent by Phillip
(the USA). It is made of a grocery bag. And he made quite a few (a
Every year, since 2000, for Valentine day, La Poste
(the French postal service) issues postage stamps designed by the greatest names in the French fashion industry. This is last year's. Click here to see the designs
One of the three Child care
stamps issued in the Netherlands on 6 November 1991. Click here
to see the set.
Stamp issued by CTT
(the Portuguese postal service) in 2013, showing the art of Joana Vasconcelos.
The stamp below is more orange than red. But still it has a heart (with more hearts inside. Do you notice them in spite of the dark postmarks?). It was issued by Correos
(the Spanish postal service) on 16 January 2015. It commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the National Transplant Organisation (ONT). More information here
I also received the famous quilled paper heart forever stamp
, issued on 12 January 2016m created by artist Yulia Brodskaya
And of course... A love letter!