Sunday, April 29, 2012

Japanese spring postbox postcard

Japanese postbox Spring postcard

The lovely mail goddess Catwrangler recently took a trip to Japan, and I just got this wonderful spring postbox postcard from her. I love any postcards that have postal themes and/or show mailboxes, and I've been enamored of these Japanese postbox seasons postcards since I first saw them on Postcrossing. I have a summer one hanging above my writing desk already, and I was just thrilled to get this spring postcard, which will soon hang right next to it.

Cherry blossom stamp from Japan with postmark

Of course she used a gorgeous stamp, and it got a really fine postmark. I had to take photos of both the postmark, and...

Lovely Japanese cherry blossoms stamp

...a closeup of the gorgeous cherry blossoms stamp.

Thanks, Anna - you made my day!


  1. Amazing card (look at the bee! so cute!) & gorgeous stamp. Why does everything Japanese look so well done?

  2. Oh, this is so cute! The stamp and the great postmarks are just the cherry on top.

  3. Ahh Anna always outdoes herself with great mail!

  4. Great card! I get a big kick out of getting any kind of unusually shaped cards like this one.

  5. I wish my postbox had strawberries around it. yummy! haha