SNSD to release postage stamps in Korea
In honor of SNSD‘s fifth anniversary, Korea Post will release Girls’ Generation My Own Stamps featuring each individual member and five album jacket stamps this August.
The photos of the members used on the stamp will be from SNSD’s third album, The Boys. The stamps will also include each member’s autograph. A total of fourteen stamps will be produced.
Seoul Central Post Office and fifty post offices throughout Korea will sell the exclusive stamps for 20,000 won (approximately $18 USD). Girls’ Generation My Own Stamps will be displayed at Korea Philatelic Exhibition at Coex from August 9 to 13.
Korea Post announced, “‘Girls’ Generation My Own Stamps’ is the first celebrity stamp contracted by Korea Post and was specially created with the global K-Pop fever’s leader that has been active all around the world, Girls’ Generation.”
Kim Taewan from Korea Post added, “The Girls’ Generation stamps will contribute greatly to the stamp culture and help the Hallyu movement grow.”
SNSD will be the first celebrities to release postage stamps in Korea.