New Love Stamps

June 20, 2011 by · 2 Comments
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I developed a love of  stamps while planning my wedding.  I was especially drawn to beautiful vintage love stamps.  I  love that the USPS (United States Postal Service) realizes that every year some lucky girl is planning her wedding and would love nothing more than to have a beautiful stamp to stick on the many wedding invitations she will be sending out.    This's year's love stamp is called the Garden of Love and they are oh so pretty. The USPS started releasing Love inspired stamps in 1973.  Some are better...

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5 Photos Friday

May 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment
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1.  I like vintage stamps a whole bunch.  I have a small collection that is leftover from my wedding invitations. 2.  June loves going outside during my lunch break.  She is such a pretty dog. 3.  This is the tray out...

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Christmas Crafting

December 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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I have been so busy trying to finish making Christmas presents and finish decorating my house this week.  My craft room has seen better days, but who cares?  It is Christmas after all.   I will be sharing some of the things I have been working on soon.  I hope everyone is having a wonderful holiday...

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Vintage Stamps

February 9, 2010 by · 1 Comment
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I love the pretty vintage stamps we used on our wedding invitation envelopes so much. The envelopes we used for our wedding invitations were 100% recycled paper from Action Envelope.   We used vintage stamps that I purchased on Ebay, for the invitations we sent to the wedding party, close friends and family. For all of the other guests, we used the new love stamps which were perfect. Since hiring a calligrapher didn't really fit into our budget and I had no intention of writing addresses on all of our invitations since my husband invited half of  Starkville, we decided on using...

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