Laos issued a set of 15 stamps in 2000 on ethnic Women and their traditional dresses.The set of First Nine stamps were issued on 08 Mar 2003 which also coincides with International Women’s day. The regions are
Laos issued a set of 15 stamps in 2000 on ethnic Women and their traditional dresses.The set of First Nine stamps were issued on 08 Mar 2000 which also coincides with International Women’s day. The Second set of Six stamps was issued on 28 Jun 2000 though the FDC listed here shows cancellation of 08 Mar 2000 .The regions are
100k – Loma , 200k- Pchor, 500k – Nhuan Krom , 2600k- Sila, 3300k – Yao Lanten , 3400k- Khir.
USA issued a celebration boutonniere FOREVER stamp on 02 May 2017 similar to Celebration Corsage issue. It can be used on RSVP envelopes enclosed with Wedding invitations,party invitations,thank you notes,announcements etc.
For centuries -Boutonnieres -or Buttonhole flowers as they were called in Britain -were a staple of a well dressed man’s outfit. For most of 20th century a single flower pinned to a lapel or inserted into a jacket buttonhole was part of a sophisticated ,debonair man’s wardrobe.Today ,Boutonnieres -though still very fashionable – are worn at weddings by Groom,groomsman,father of groom and best man and at other special occasions like anniversaries,retirement parties or military memorial services.
Ethel Kessler has designed the stamp. Celebration Bouttonniere will always be equal in value to current First class mail one ounce price .
USA issued a two ounce(71c) stamp on 02 My 2017 for life’s special moments. This elegant stamp can accommodate the weight of heavy invitations for birthdays,anniversaries etc,oversize greeting cards for all occasions and mailings such as small gifts which require extra postage.
The stamp features an arrangement of ranunculus with accents of hypericum berry,Astrantia and seed eucalyptus The soft peach petals of Ranunculus contrast with the rougher textures of greens and grays of accent plants.The ribbon that twines through the corsage adds an earthy texture as well as giving a visual sense of movement in the arrangements.
The word”corsage” is French and originally meant bodice of a dress. Women once wore flowers pinned to their dresses and little posies were called bouquet the corsage or “corsage”.Along with Buttonnieres for men corsages were fashionable for daily wear in earlier centuries particularly during 1700s & 1800s but gradually they began to be worn for formal occasions.
Today Corsages are being worn by mothers of bride and groom at Weddings and by honorees on Mother’s day,Birthdays,Anniversaries,Easter or any special occasion.
Ukraine issued a miniature sheet 12 Dec 2013 on Pectoral Chain. It is a fine piece of Fine art Jewelry which is a Gold scythian pectoral or neckpiece from a royal kurgan in Tolstaya mogila, ordzhonikidze,Ukraine dated second half of 4th century BC.