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October 30, 2015

October 30, 2015

October 2015 NA RR - Greetings from Massachusetts

Reprint of vintage large letter state name postcard.  Ca. 1930s-40s.  Love it! Thank you, Lana! 

October 2015 NA RR - They Were All the Same

Preach it sistah! 

October 29, 2015

October 29, 2015

Swap - Knitting Chick

Total hipster knitting chick. Love it! 

Swap - Foxy Ladies

Another fabulous card from the Catalog Woman series by Chronicle Books.  Possibly my favourite postcard series ever!!

Swap - Nathan Road Street View

Lovely Hong Kong street view of Nathan Road.  A popular spot for tourists.

Swap - CNN Center Atrium

Downtown Atlanta's CNN Center.

October 28, 2015

October 28, 2015

October 2015 NA RR - Gone Native

Art by Isable Samaras. 

October 2015 NA RR - Board of Directors

Thanks for the chuckle, Colleen! 

Swap - Elvis on his motorcycle

Zoom, zoom!  Thanks, Natali! 

Netherlands - Santa Catarina Parish Door

Beautiful church door!


Swap - Fenway Park

One of the most darling postcards I have seen.  Even though I'm not a fan of baseball and I a fan of cross stitch and I think this card is fantastic!  Thanks, Heather! 

Germany - Four Leaf Clover

This should bring some luck! :)


Swap - Resort Sochi, The Art Museum

Exquiste view of a beautiful place.

Swap - Trains

What a beautiful card! 

October 2015 NA RR - Housatonic River Bridge

This is a gorgeous autumn view of an early American covered bridge which crosses the Housatonic River into the village of West Cornwall, Connecticut.  Love it!  Thanks, Michelle! 

October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015

Swap - Autumn in Vermont

Well this old barn in North Danville just amuses me with it's imaginative display. 

Swap - Elvis by Scott Wilson

The delightful Elvis as interpreted by artist Scott Wilson.

Swap - My Little Cupcake

Imagine a cupcake shop that sells yummy backed goods and has a small section of stationery items including washi tape and stickers.  On top of that they offer free promotional postcards that are just the cutest!  That would be My Little Cupcake in Burlington, Vermont. YUM!

Swap - Idaho Potatoes

A great potato card from Barbara!  Aided by the high elevation, climate and volcanic soil, Idaho produces an abundant potato crop.

October 2015 NA RR - Large Letter Dallas

Thanks to Lori for adding this modern take on the large letter card to my collection. It's a good one! 

USA - Young Elvis and his parents

<3 this postcard from Jeff!   He writes that he had many postcards that I would like but he chose this one.  I think it was a good call!  He used Elvis stamps too. :)


October 26, 2015

October 26, 2015

Swap - Lucerne

Thank you Grace for this beautiful postcard!

October 2015 NA RR - Berlin DDR

The DDR Museum is Berlin's interactive museum and one of the most-visited attractions in the German capital. History comes dynamically alive as the visitor is given a first-hand introduction to life in the first Socialist state on German soil. See, touch, feel and experience the actual conditions of a long-defunct system. Unique artefacts, futuristic technology and a prize-winning design transform a museum visit into a great journey back in time.

Swap - People Meat

Sometimes you have to have a postcard just because.  Witness exhibit A.

Belarus - Spicak


Swap - Fan Girl

Fantastic shaped card which my scanner had great trouble with.  Beautiful postcard from Iris!

Swap - Ramada Inn

The lovely Ramada Inn West, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Everyone looks so happy on this card. Happy and like they're on the make.  Thank goodness for the happy family in the upper left corner to make this card rated "E for Everyone".

October 23, 2015

October 23, 2015

Swap - Colourful Doors

How colourful! 

Swap - Deutsche Afrika-Linien

Thanks to Anke for this card, signed by everyone at the Hamburg meetup in October. 

Germany - Schönes Altensteig

The beautiful Altensteig, a town in the northern Black Forest.  So pretty! 


October 22, 2015

October 22, 2015

Japan - Mt. Fuji

What a stunning card from Suzuyo. The colours! 


September 2015 NA RR - Rainbow Row

Typical of the English type of architecture are these double houses of eighteenth century aspect. This East Bay Street scene in Charleston, SC is near the site of Vanderhorst Row, a three story building believed to be the first apartment house built in America.

October 2015 NA RR - Eastover Resort

My second postcard of the fabulous Eastover Resort in Lenox, Massachusetts from the October NA Round Robin.  <3

Swap - Garden Path

Love this pretty postcard from Doroteja in Croatia!  I'd love to have a garden like that.

October 2015 NA RR - New Mexico Chilis

Thank you to Lauren for this beautiful postcard from my favourites.  Love it!! 

October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015

Swap - Greece Storefront

Love this scene so much!  Thank you, Arja! 

October 2015 NA RR - Eastover Resort

The Georgian and Virginian - informal, comfortable guest lodgings at Eastover, a year-round recreational resort. 

October 2015 NA RR - Paul Bunyon

Paul Bunyon Muffler Man welcomes you to the Boy Scout's Camp Bullowa in Stony Point, New York. 

October 2015 NA RR - Southern California Counties Buiilding, 1915

This imposing structure became the 3,000-seat Civic auditorium in the 1920s and was destroyed by a spectacular fire on November 25, 1925 as the building was being prepared for the annual Fireman's Ball.  In 1933 the Natural History Museum was built on this site.

October 2015 NA RR - Castle Rock

The line of steep cliffs and distinctive rock formations seen along Interstate 80 near Green River, Wyoming are known as the Pallisades.

October 2015 NA RR - Punk Rock Girl

Fantastic card from Rocky!!  Love that hair!

Finland - Helsinki

Great card from Lena showcasing some of the lovely Helsinki architecture. Many thanks! 

Belgium - Love

Thanks to Yulia for this sweet postcard. 


Netherlands - Front Door

Beautiful postcard from Theresia who says these colours are very typical of Dutch farms.


Swap - Rock Formations

Interesting rock formations intrigue travellers along Canadian highways.   I'm a fan!

Swap - Lace and Thread

A crafty postcard from dainty and pretty! Thank you! 

Swap - Cottage Door

Susanne sent me this pretty postcard, a typical cottage door in Northern Germany. 

Swap - Seattle Space Needle

Thank you to Linda for this great Space Needle card, high above the clouds!

October 20, 2015

October 20, 2015

Swap - Porvoo, Finland

Fantastic card illustrating the charm of Porvoo, Finland.  Many thanks, Sanna! 

Swap - Succulent Art

Pretty painting of succulents from Nelly.