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December 05, 2012

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Rachel Reeves

Can you explain to me what "cancellation" stamp means?
Thank you so much!

Kathy Zadrozny

Hi Rachel,
It means that we intend the rubber stamp to be used to mark over the stamps so that they cant be used for remailing, just like a regular postal cancellation, as seen here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cancellation_%28mail%29 You can, of course, use it for decoration or whatever else you wish.
Cheers,
Donovan

Else T

This is a really cool set. Can you post a link to instructions for folding the origami moth? It would be cool to fold more of these and send them with letters in the envelopes....

Kathy Zadrozny

I watched this video about a billion times: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbUGg7CDdc4 Mine isnt as detailed as these, but his are butterflies; mines a moth.
-Donovan

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