Posted By Seamus Barton
Canada’s First Fabric Postage Stamp for Our Flag’s 50th!
In celebration of the Canadian flag’s 50th anniversary, Canada Post has manufactured our country’s first-ever fabric stamp. The self-adhesive postage stamp measures in at 50mm x 100mm, and is crafted from satin rayon fabric. The fabric stamp is a surefire way to make your direct mail stand out!
As Canada Post’s latest News Release shares, the production of this special stamp wasn’t easy. Veteran stamp designer Kosta Tsetsekas and printers from Canadian Bank Note worked fiercely toward perfected innovation. After multiple tests, the production team achieved consistently successful ink application and precise die cutting. The team’s passionate dedication is reflected in this symbol of quality, pride, and togetherness.
“The flag has become part of the fabric of our lives. As these stamps travel far and wide, they will be a fitting tribute,” praises Canada Post’s CEO Deepak Chopra.
Canada’s $5.00 fabric stamp can be purchased in a souvenir sheet or attached to an Official First Day Cover. Choosing the fabric stamp adds remarkable value to all types of mailing projects; Canadian mail, international mail, commercial mail, personal mail, etc. Whether you’re planning a large lettershop mailing or a single birthday card, creative and generous gestures like Canada Post’s specialty stamps will always deliver messages of commendable care to your clients and friends.
View our proud buzz-worthy stamp on the Canada Post website: