Queen Silvia

Sweden – The portrait stamp depicting Queen Silvia is now being issued with a new color and a new denomination, SEK 21, which is the international postage for greetings and let- ters up to 50 g from Sweden. The designRead More

Per Anders Fogelström

Sweden – Gave a voice to Stockholm’s working class and impoverished Per Anders Fogelström (1917–1998) came from a white collar family. He debuted as an author in the 1940s and is most known for his five-volume series about the workingRead More


Sweden – PostNord’s Instagram competition, #mittfrimärke, allowed Swedes to compete for the first time to have their Instagram pictures depicted on actual stamps. More than 20,000 Instagram pictures participated in the competition, of which three winners were selected by theRead More