Malinka's Studio

A crazy girl, in a small studio :) :) :)

Crazy for postcards!

When I was little I use to play with postcards. My grandparents had a whole box of them and they would all be more similar to these. My parents also sent hundreds of them. When I grew up I was amazed of how different are the post cards, depending on the time!!! You can really see the difference between a post card made during the war and one post-war. Of course,  in our days there are so many shinny post cards! As my country is one of the many developing countries, we don’t really have nice post cards and this tradition is not respected anymore in my family. However, one of my friends sent me a postcard from one of his trips and I started collecting them. I get so excited every time I receive another a new post card!!! My friends and co-workers know about this and send me one every time they have the chance.  This is the first post card that I received from Havana, Cuba, a couple years ago:

Many thanks to my German friend for the post card!



August 23, 2012 - Posted by | Passions, Social life | , , , ,


  1. I am always inspired by your posts. I know I have postcards hidden in a photo box somewhere. It is a good time to look for them!

    Comment by Clanmother | August 23, 2012 | Reply

    • Thank you! I am sure that you must have some nice ones, I’m curious already!

      Comment by malinkasstudio | August 23, 2012 | Reply

  2. You wouldn’t want to put your address on-line however; if you had a post box (don’t know if that’s available to you) I’m sure that many would want to send you postcards from all over the world… I know I would… 🙂

    Comment by carolynpageabc | August 23, 2012 | Reply

  3. This is a great idea Carolin!!! I will see if this is possible and let you know; you are very kind and I appreciate the idea!

    Comment by malinkasstudio | August 24, 2012 | Reply

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  5. I love them too! I have some amazing ones. I have boxes and boxes that I will not discard.

    Comment by bluebutterfliesandme | September 19, 2012 | Reply

  6. “Discard” lol No pun intended.

    Comment by bluebutterfliesandme | September 19, 2012 | Reply

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