• December 18th, 2017

    What was the first Christmas stamp? Let’s find out together!

    December marks the beginning of Christmas and festive time that is celebrated by people worldwide. Many postal services devote their annual issues to this great holiday. But when did this important philatelic event take place for the first time? FindYourStampsValue.com invites our readers to find out what country issued the first Christmas stamp and how the first festive stamp looked like, as thi ...
  • September 16th, 2017

    USPS marks the season with classical Christmas Carols. 4 bright stamps introduced

    FindYourStampsValue.com invites philately enthusiasts to celebrate the season with four new USPS stamps inspired by some of America’s favorite holiday songs: “Jingle Bells,” “Deck the Halls,” “Silent Night,” and “Jolly Old Saint Nicholas.” Familiar lines from each song highlight the individual stamps. The shades of blue in the background of the stamps evoke the evening scenes from the four carols. ...
  • October 11th, 2016

    Holiday windows view featured on Forever stamps. Four special items released by USPS

    FindYourStampsValue.com is excited to inform our readers that USPS is ready to issue four new Holiday Windows stamps that rejoice in the simple pleasures of the season. Christmas is coming and these items have already attracted attention of many stamp collectors worldwide. Let's appreciate the festive design of these stamps together! Nothing compares to the tranquil calm of a winter evening after ...
  • October 28th, 2015

    Celebrate the joys of a winter snowfall with Geometric Snowflakes stamps!

    Snowflakes are the most beautiful geometric figures that can be drawn even by a child. They are symbols of winter and all holidays that are observed during this season. FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to introduce four colorful new stamps from the U.S. Postal Service that celebrates the joy of winter, Christmas and New Year. Each of the four stamps depicts a different snowflake. When it snows, unt ...
  • September 20th, 2015

    No religious stamps for Christmas this year? Many collectors are disappointed…

    Are you looking forward for a new Christmas stamp this year? Do not expect it because for the first time in decades the U.S. Postal Service won’t issue a new stamp depicting any Christian religious figure or symbol. No baby Jesus. No Mary. And none of the three wise men. What are the reasons for this? FindYourStampsValue.com will try to explain them… This isn't the first time it has happened, thou ...
  • September 15th, 2015

    Merry Christmas became closer with a new festive issue by USPS

    Do you think that it is too early to turn your mind to Christmas and other winter holidays? Not really! FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to introduce "Charlie Brown Christmas Forever Stamps" that will definitely raise your mood and make it more festive. Christmas is around the corner and this new issue will make it closer to you. "A Charlie Brown Christmas", the first animated special featuring cha ...
  • September 8th, 2014

    Christmas Magi – third stamp of Holy Family stamp series

    FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to inform that United States Post is to issue a stamp celebrating the upcoming Christmas. This stamp illustrates biblical motives. The issue is to be released on the 19th of November. Third in the Holy Family series, Christmas Magi shows the three wise men on camels, against a purple background, and guiding them is a big dazzling star. November 19th at St. John's Ep ...
  • August 31st, 2014

    Silver Bells Wreath – Christmas motives will appear on a new USPS stamp

    FindYourStampsValue.com got information that USA Post is preparing a new stamp featuring silver bells wreath. This is the second global holiday Forever stamp. The item is round, and features a green wreath with silver bells and a red ribbon on it. Art directors William J. Gicker and Michael Owens designed the stamp. Sally Andersen-Bruce photographed the wreath, which was constructed by Michael Owe ...
  • October 11th, 2013

    International Christmas Evergreen Wreath stamp by USPS

    A new entry in the annual USPS Holiday issues rollout is a Global Forever stamp that depicts an Evergreen Wreath. This international rate stamp offers a single price for any First-Class Mail International one-ounce letter to any country in the world or for a 2-ounce letter to Canada. To distinguish it from domestic rate Forever stamps, it is round and bears the words "Global Forever." The wreath t ...
  • October 11th, 2013

    Virgin and Child Traditional Christmas stamp from USPS

    Five centuries ago, Jan Gossaert helped bring the genius of the Italian Renaissance to northern Europe. Today, his devotional paintings, rich in symbolism, still vividly evoke the traditions of Christmas. This new Christmas stamp by USPS features Gossaert's 1531 painting Virgin and Child. Draped in purple and blue, the Virgin Mary supports her own head by leaning on one of her hands, an unusual po ...