Welcome letter writing enthusiasts and those new and/or rediscovering the joys of letter writing. We celebrate letter writing here!
AnchoredScraps letter writing blog encourages old-style correspondence through handwritten letters between kindred souls since 2015
Whether the topic focuses on buying your first fountain pen, downloading a printable for jotting down a few whimsical sentiments, sending a post card, dusting off your typewriter, the joys of selecting vintage or new postage to our envelope cachets, adding to our stationery stash, or simply hand-writing a letter – it’s all fun and part of the journey with a blog post by Helen Rittersporn.
Here you will find ongoing encouragement to regularly carve out a few precious moments to connect with others via “old” styles of correspondence, specifically in letter writing.
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We are celebrating Valentines Puppy Love Sentiments 2021! When thinking about having sweethearts in our lives, for many it also includes our “heart dog”, or “heart cat” – the one who especially we have special bonding. Before beginning, a reminder with tomorrow being President’s
The beautiful USPS Colorado Hairstreak Butterfly Stamp makes it debut less than a month from now in Estes Park, Colorado, on March 9th! If you love butterflies and having wonderful stamp for those oversized big square envelopes, you’ll really enjoy seeing what is on
On this Superbowl Sunday morning, the blog post is on the First American Rocket-Airplane Flight “stamp” cachet; it is dedicated to Andy Vics. He passed away unexpectedly earlier this week. One of the items this life-long stamp collector sought were Rocket Mail cachets. He
Why I’m Not Letter Writing Challenge Month in 2021 is not exactly the type of blog post title you nor I expect to be reading here! We are greeting the month of February at AnchoredScraps, where we celebrate letter writing year-round! My post today
There are four new Barns Postcards Stamps 2021 debuting today! It is part of the USPS releasing new stamps for their 2021 price change effective January 24, 2021. Don’t worry though, the first-call 1 ounce rate remains at the 55cent rate. In addition to