Considering the growing number of postcrossing community members, Lithuania Post will release a postage stamp dedicated to this hobby. The new stamp named "Atvirlaiškių mainai" (Postcrossing) will be put into circulation on October 5, Saturday.
The stamp for international items has been designed by Laima Matuzonytė, schoolgirl.
The stamp features different postcards. The nominal value of the stamp issued in the edition of 80 thousand copies is LTL 2.45.
Along with the stamp, the first day cover will be released.
Postcrossing is an international voluntary project aiming to encourage people to send handwritten postcards and receive them from any country in the world.
To join the project, one has to register on the website at
Once you send a postcard, you receive a postcard from another project participant.