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New Zealand:Grow Your Own Stamp Issue

When it comes to growing your own herbs and vegetables, there’s a lot of things to take into consideration. You need to figure out how much time you’re willing to dedicate to your garden, what time of year are you … Continue reading

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Israel: Festivals Stamp Issue

This years’ Festival stamps focus on three evening customs: the recitation of Selicot prayers in the evenings before Yom Kippur; on the eve after the end of Yom Kippur the building of the Sukkah (temporary structure to remind us of the … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on Time Eating Clocks

An inventor who designed and made a series of “time-eating clocks” has been honoured on a set of Isle of Man stamps.Dr John Taylor also invented the the bimetal thermostat, a crucial safety feature on electric kettles which turns them … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamps on Multilaterale Hertogpost 2017

The Multi laterale is an initiative that came from the Philatelist Associations of the German-speaking countries (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Liechtenstein, and Luxembourg) as well of Slovenia and the Netherlands. The 2017 Multilaterale in s’Hertogenbosch This year, the Dutch Philatelist Association … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Czech Republic

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie and Mr. Slavomil Strnad, Philatelic Club Jilemnice- Czech Republic One postcard is featuring a Lammergeier(Gypaetus barbatus) and the second one is featuring a Yellow-throated marten(Martes flavigula). Both … Continue reading

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Israel Issued Stamp on Shimon Peres

To mark the first death anniversary  of Israel’s ninth president Shimon Peres, the Israel Postal Company in conjunction with Israel Philatelic Services on Monday issued a special Shimon Peres memorial stamp.Valued at NIS 2.40, the stamp features a portrait of … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Stamps on  ‘The Snowy Day’

“The Snowy Day,” a beloved children’s book by Ezra Jack Keats, will be featured on four new stamps issued by the US Postal Service. Each of the four stamps features the main character Peter exploring and playing in his neighborhood … Continue reading

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Faroe Islands Issued Stamps on The Seven Swans

Once upon a time there was a husband and wife who had eight children, seven boys and a girl. The wife died and her husband mourned her, but like most widowed men he remarried and had a daughter with his … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Andora (ES)Landscape Perched high in the Madriu river valley and flanked by some of the highest Pyrenean summits of the Principality lies the small Estany d’Encamp, just above the Estany de L’illa, on which it spills its icy waters.It is … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belgium

Kinky and Cosy Under Pressure Issue Date: 21.08.2017 Designer: NIX (Marnix Verduyn) Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 144mm x 166mm Values: € 7,40 Train Design Issue Date: 21.08.2017 Designer: Kris Maes Illustrator: Guillaume Broux (Engraving) Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Combined photo-and rotogravure Colours: 4 Size: 205mm x 155mm Values: € … Continue reading

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