New Stamps from Sweden

Gamla Stan

sweden gamla stan stampsGamla stan, with its historical ties and special atmosphere, is an irresistible magnet for visitors from near and far, a must for every Stockholm tourist.The Gamla stan stamp booklet also offers tourists a guide to some of the must-see areas on the island. And what is a better end to a walk among the streets and squares than to send a greeting from Gamla stan, franked with one of its own stamps.

Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Gustav Mårtensson, Martin Mörck, Carina Länk Illustrator: Photos by Jeppe Wikström Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours : 49.1×26.5 mm (Booklet) Values: 13 KR

Life at the Shore

sweden life at shore stampsSummer is the time of year when many people choose post cards and letters to share their experiences from new places, meetings and events. A post card sent when travelling dur- ing the summer is a simple yet personal way to send a greeting and share a fun experience.

Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Ingela P. Arrhenius, Jakob Monefeldt, Lars Sjööblom, Carina Länk Illustrator: Photo from Johnér Bildbyrå, etc. Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 26.25 x 26.25 mm (booklet)

Pride

sweden pride stampThe flag is just as it was since 1979 when the six colors were established and could not be changed. After a lot of discussions, we landed on a solution where the texts SVERIGE and BREV rest on the lower part of the red and orange bands. The lines add a calming, stable influence to the composition,” she says.

Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Lisa Rydell Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 36.6 x 26.5 mm (coil)

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