WASHINGTON, DC — Celebrate the holiday season with Holiday Delights, a new stamp issued by the U.S. Postal Service. Inspired by folk art but with a modern graphic vibe, these charming designs will add a touch of whimsy to your holiday mailings.Illustrator Kirsten Ulve used a traditional palette..
The Postal Service will release A Visit From St. Nick, four new holiday stamps, on Oct. 7,2021.When viewed together, the stamps create a storyboard depicting a traditional house call by the jolly old elf.In the first stamp, a sack-laden Santa approaches a chimney on a snow-covered roof. In the secon..
In 2019, the Postal Service™ will issue Star Ribbon, a Patriotic Forever® stamp sold in a coil of 10,000. Offering a fresh take on patriotic stamps, the design features a digital illustration of a star made from a single red, white, and blue ribbon. The white space in the middle of th..
On April 12, 2007, the USPS issued its first Forever stamp, which featured a patriotic image of the Liberty Bell.The USPS has issued non-denominated postage in the past. In 1975, they were unsure when and how much the postage might increase, so they issued that year’s Christmas stamps without ..
On September 9, 2015, in Kansas City, MO, the U.S. Postal Service® will reissue the Neon Celebrate! special stamp (Forever® First-Class Mail® priced at 49 cents) in one design, in a pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) pane of 20 stamps (Item 586200).The stamp will go on sale nationwide September 9, 20..
Issue Date: January 23, 2012City: Sacramento, CAQuantity: 400,000,000Printed By: Ashton PotterPrinting Method: OffsetColor: MulticoloredBonsai trees reflect the traditions of Buddhism. Monks introduced the art form to Japan over a thousand years ago. Sapling..
On Aug. 6,2021, the Postal Service will release Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses, the seventh installment in the popular Lighthouse stamp series.The five stars of the finale are New York’s Montauk Point Lighthouse, Navesink in New Jersey, Pennsylvania’s Erie Harbor Pierhead Light, Delaware’s Harbor of Refug..
Cool off with Frozen Treats, a Post Service Forever stamp issuance featuring frosty, colorful, icy pops on a stick. The tasty, sweet confections come in a variety of shapes and flavors.
Today, Americans love cool, refreshing ice pops on a hot summer day. Modern frozen treats are available in many v..
Released in the summer of 2020, This booklet of 20 US postage stamps capture the classic beauty of still-life paintings featuring 10 different portraits of fruits and vegetables. Each stamp features a collection of one kind of fruit or vegetable:
Red and black plums,
Heirloom and cherr..
Hipsters, take note: The new Summer Harvest stamps are made for you.The four stamps, issued July 11,2015, showcase cantaloupes, sweet corn, tomatoes and watermelons. The artwork evokes vintage crate labels from the 19th and 20th centuries.In a new essay on the Atlantic news site, writ..
It’ll begin to look like winter at the nation’s Post Offices this week.Winter Berries, a booklet of 20 stamps that highlight four seasonal plants, will be released Tuesday, Sept. 17,2019.Coming in an array of shapes, sizes and colors, winter berries provide bursts of life during the year’s coldest m..
The Postal Service announced plans this week to release Patriotic Spiral stamps Aug. 19 2016.The stamps will be issued in booklets of 10 for consumers and self-adhesive coils of 10,000 for businesses.The stamp’s festive design features 50 red and blue stars spiraling around a central gold star on a ..
In 2021, the Post Service issues the second of 12 stamps in the newest series of Lunar New Year stamps. The Year of the Ox begins February 12, 2021, and ends on January 31, 2022.
The ox mask in the stamp design incorporates elements with symbolic meaning. Several of the patterns were crea..
The Postal Service will celebrate popular games played by Americans of all ages when it releases its Backyard Games stamps on Aug. 12,2021.The pane of 16 Forever stamps features eight designs illustrating badminton, bocce, cornhole, croquet, flying disc, horseshoes, tetherball and pick-up baseball.E..
The U.S. Postal Service celebrates spring and Americans’ love for tulips with the issuance of Tulip Blossoms Forever stamps.Each fall, millions of gardeners bury bulbs in the earth, eagerly anticipating the rewards that springtime will bring. Months later, thick green leaves poke through the soil, s..
“Let’s go sailing!” The U.S. Postal Service celebrates a favorite outdoor activity with two colorful postcard stamps. Illustrator Libby VanderPloeg grew up in Grand Haven, MI, a little harbor town on Lake Michigan, so sailboats were always dotting her views as a kid. With these memories in mind, she..
Issue Date: May 23, 2011City: Crestwood KYQuantity: 300,000,000Printed By: Avery DennisonPrinting Method: PhotogravureColor: multicoloredOver the last 4,000 years, gardens around the world have evolved from private resorts for the privileged, to the meeting place of roy..
2015 49¢ Vintage RoseWeddings Series The rose was chosen for the 2015 Weddings Forever stamp because it is a universal symbol of love. This stamp was issued for use on wedding RSVP cards and thank you notes. A two-ounce rate Vintage Tulip stamp was released at the same tim..
2022 60¢ Charles SchulzValue: 60¢ 1-Ounce First-class Rate (Forever)Issue Date: September 30, 2022First Day City: Santa Rosa, CAType of Stamp: CommemorativePrinted by: Banknote Corporation of AmericaPrinting Method: OffsetFormat: Pane of 20Self-AdhesiveQuant..
2017 49c Celebration Boutonniere Buttonhole flowers, or boutonnières, are traditionally donned for special celebrations. They add elegance to an everyday business suit and the finishing touch to a formal tuxedo.Boutonnières first became popular in 19th century England. When Prince A..