Date of Issue : 3 March 2014
Celebrating Easter with endearing bunny rabbit design This year’s Easter stamp from Finland features a cheerful little girl dressed as a bunny rabbit, surrounded by Easter eggs and spring flowers.
The 1st class Easter Surprise were released as a 10-stamp sheet.
Easter is the third most popular card-sending occasion in Finland after Christmas and Valentine’s Day. In 2013, Finns sent a total of 1.4 million Easter Cards .
Itella Posti Oy released a new set of stamps “Congratulations!” adding a bit of extra style to a birthday or other greeting card.
Five new ways to say “congrats” Illustrator Kaarina Toivanen, renowned for her many postage stamp and postcard designs, has created a booklet of five 1st class stamps ideal for marking happy occasions of all kinds. According to Toivanen, floral motifs work well for graduations, birthdays, weddings and even children’s parties. Each booklet includes a set of Priority labels to match the stamps.
A series of short greetings are featured on the cover of the Congratulations! booklet, which exudes the balmy warmth of a sunny summer’s day. On the back cover is a stylized bar code, also the work of Toivanen, which takes its creative cue from a summer meadow.
New Special covers from Assam
2 Special Cover during Assampex2014 issued on 26-27 Feb. at Jorhat,Assam.