Friday, 26 November 2021

Christmas Stamps - 2021 Stamp Set

 Eight beautiful new illustrations celebrating the traditional Nativity story feature on our Christmas 2021 stamps, exclusively designed by renowned post-cubist artist Jorge Cocco.

The Christmas 2021 Stamp Set includes eight stamps, which are made up of:

Barcoded:
One Second Class
One First Class
One Second Class Large
One First Class Large

Non-barcoded:
One Second Class
One First Class
One £1.70
One £2.55

Eight mint stamps, designed by celebrated artist Jorge Cocco, warmly depict the Nativity story.

The Christmas Stamp Set includes eight stamps of mixed values; two Second Class, two First Class, one Second Class Large, one First Class Large, one £1.70 and one £2.55.  - https://shop.royalmail.com/christmas-2021-stamp-set 











Get into the holiday spirit at Portman Marylebone๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿคฉ

 

Discover a twinkling wonderland in Portman Marylebone ✨

The West End is transforming into a winter wonderland and we’re all looking for the perfect place to soak up that festive cheer, it doesn’t get much better than Portman Marylebone. You can get your Christmas shopping list ticked off early as you explore a range of independent boutiques. Or enjoy a feast of festive treats from a stellar line-up of restaurants, cafรฉs and delis. And whilst you’re exploring this stunning destination in the heart of London, why not get lost in Portman Square Garden as it miraculously transforms into a magical Winter Garden just in time for the holiday season! 

Explore a sparkling Winter Garden at Portman Square ๐Ÿคฉ

Get together with friends and family this December as you enjoy the magical Marylebone Winter Garden, hosted by Portman Marylebone and Baker Street Quarter Partnership. This dazzling Christmas wonderland is free to explore from 12-8 pm each day and will open in Portman Square Garden from Wednesday, 1 December - Friday, 3 December.

Enjoy amazing masterclasses ๐Ÿ˜

Find the perfect stocking filler from a selection of independent and unique brands. And delight in festive favourites as Portman Marylebone’s restaurants and cafรฉs host an array of delicious food and drink stalls. 

To make sure visitors get a healthy dose of festive cheer, the Marylebone Winter Garden will also come alive with Christmassy performances from a cracking selection of choirs and bands. To fully embrace the festive spirit you’ll also be able to grab a ticket to one of the many masterclasses coming to the Garden including wreath making, biscuit decorating and sustainable Christmas decoration making!

Shop for perfectly crafted thoughtful gifts ๐ŸŽ

On the hunt for some exemplary gifts to shower upon your nearest and dearest this Christmas? Stroll down Chiltern Street to experience incredible Christmas Shopping Evenings every Wednesday until 22 December. On this iconic red-brick stretch you’ll find a stream of delightful independent and unique boutiques. Shop the perfect winter accessories from Dashing Tweeds - or discover delicious single malts at Scotland’s oldest independent whisky bottler - Cadenhead’s Whisky Shop. Or if you’re an art lover join ATLAS Gallery on Wednesday, 1 December for the launch of their new FEAST exhibition, celebrating a delicious mix of works from The Atlas Collection. Don’t forget to visit Chiltern Street Deli for an obligatory glass of mulled wine as you explore!

For serious sophistication, head to New Quebec Street, a charming spot for luxury services and shops. Spoil your loved ones with a designer dress from Suzannah London or treat yourself to a bottle from Philglas and Swiggot as you stock up your wine rack for Christmas festivities. With this much choice, you’ll be sure to find gift inspiration for even the hardest to please!

Enjoy a festive feast ๐Ÿ˜‹

If you’re feeling peckish after all that retail therapy, feast on a delicious seasonal menu at foodie hotspots in Seymour Place, Marylebone’s most exciting dining destination. Tuck into Basque-inspired tapas at Donostia or modern British fare at Vinoteca Marylebone. Or start your day right on New Quebec Street at Daisy Green, where you’ll find everything from artisan coffee to an Aussie inspired menu with eggs served up every which way, along with award-winning banana-bread and lamingtons! 

Plan your visit๐ŸŽ„

Just a short stroll from Bond Street, Baker Street and Marble Arch station and easily accessible by car, train, tube, Portman Marylebone is the ideal spot to connect with friends and family this Christmas season. 

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