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sfcorrespondence
Date Joined: November 21, 2018
Last Online: January 17, 2021
Birthday: June 8
Country: United States
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My Shop for Stamps and Stationery

About Me

👋🏽Hello!

My name is Micaela and I live in Seattle, Washington, USA. 💌

I recently moved to Seattle in January 2020 from San Francisco with my fiancé. I work as a graphic designer in the tech industry, and he works as a recruiter also in tech. I’m 27, was born in the Napa Valley (St. Helena) and went to college there as well. My parents still live there and I love going back home and visiting them and their mini dachshund, Cashew.

I also have a small online shop where I sell stamps and stationery. Go to viamicaela.com to check it out! ❤️

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Loves

📮These are just a few of the things I love:

  • Dachshunds! (my family has a small English Cream long hair dachshund named Cashew, so I love anything dachshund-related)

  • Collecting and using vintage postage stamps (I especially love animal stamps, architecture & art stamps, mail-related stamps, and floral/nature themed stamps)

  • Cards and stationery (love anything letterpress, gold foil, pretty illustration, floral/nature, coffee, or snail-mail related!)

  • Stickers (love animal, floral, nature, kawaii ones, coffee, travel, books and snail-mail related ones! Also love mrs grossman's, stickii and pipsticks too)

  • Traveling (favorite places are Florence, Paris, Big Sur, Carmel-by-the-sea, and Tulum in Mexico)

  • Reading and baking (love cupcakes and chocolate chip cookies)

  • Calligraphy (I'm a novice)

  • Favorite foods are Mexican being that I'm half Mexican, and I love Italian food, and any yummy vegan soups (recipes welcome!)

  • Typewriters (I own an Olympia DeLuxe Cursive one)

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📮Postcards I like to receive:

  • Animals: My favorite animals are dogs/dachshunds, horses, elephants, tigers, turtles, humpback whales, and hedgehogs.

  • Nature: I am a big fan of cacti and succulents, and always welcome more flora and fauna in my mailbox. I also love fruit, tulips, and redwood trees.

  • Abstract: I love abstract and modern art so if you have a postcard lying around, I'd love it! I used to visit the SFMOMA often, and love Ellsworth Kelly. I also love impressionist art like Monet, Degas, Cézanne, Matisse.

  • Landscapes: I like tourist postcards that aren't the usual tourist postcards. But I also love natural landscapes and cityscapes and landmarks. Tell me about your town/city!

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Please: If you don't receive something from me, private message me.

It is likely that it is lost in the mail or just delayed, as I usually send out swaps during the first two days after partners are assigned. I will appreciate a private message asking to resend immensely, and will extend the courtesy to all of you out there as well 😊Thank you! I take pride in my swaps and getting them to their homes as quickly as possible.

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Photos

Here's me!

Micaela

“We are all rough drafts of the people we're becoming.” —Bob Goff

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Ratings

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Comment: No scary movies happily haunted houses, Halloween drive-through, and a scavenger hunt! hank you and Happy Halloween!,
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Comment: I loved the cute postcard and all of the really cute stickers and awesome cool stamps you put on it! Thank you so much:)
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Comment: Thanks for passing on!
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Comment: A heart for vintage stamps! I enjoy seeing those on mail, and then to receive some, woot! Great quote card, too. Thank you.
TexyDeb rated for WIYM: Unique PC #2 on Sep 5, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the pretty postcard and it's unique postage stamps. It has been VERY hot here but today the wind was high and it cooled us off a bit.
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Comment: Hi Micaela ! Thank you for the house PC. It's actually very nice in my eyes. Although, I wouldn't want that huge house. Would be so hard to heat. We have a double wide mobile home we own, with 3 bedrooms & that's good enough for us.
lou rated for WIYM: ✉ Postage Stamps — USA #18 on Aug 25, 2020
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Comment: Fun envelope, great swap, thanks for hosting! Really enjoyed the letters seal you used, too!
Kvwanderlost rated for WIYM: Unique PC #2 on Aug 25, 2020
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Comment: Unique indeed! Thank you for the Cy Twombly art PC :)
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Comment: Thanks, this one took long time to arrive, always great to see the vintage postage!
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Comment: I love the postcard and the vintage stamps you used! Wonderful swaps you're hosting! Thanks!
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Comment: Wow, thanks for your generosity! Such great postage stamps! (Where you find such interesting stamps?) I had not seen an 1-1/4 cent stamp before this swap. I love all the writing themed ones and definitely the Stamp Collecting one. Thanks for the fun variety! The stamp-covered envie Is great!!! I appreciate you hosting these swaps!!
CheyanneB rated for WIYM: Unique PC #1 on Aug 9, 2020
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Comment: Thank you! I love it :)
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Comment: Hi Micaela! Love the pc and vintage postage! Thanks for the lovely share! Wishing you all the best! Hugs and Happy Swapping! ;)
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Comment: I LOVED the vintage postage, washi and South Carolina travel sticker!
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Comment: Thank you! I love the volcano and agree about the stamp!
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely PC and kind words <3
CookieMomster78 rated for Travel by Postcard Swap #2 on Jul 22, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for sharing this beautiful SF postcard with amazing vintage postage stamps! I absolutely love it!! I’d like to visit Greece too ;-)
SilvaSerendipity rated for Travel by Postcard Swap #2 on Jul 20, 2020
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Comment: I used to live in Napa as well- its a lovely area.
SilverD rated for WIYM: ✉ Postage Stamps — USA #16 on Jul 18, 2020
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Comment: The National Postal Museum is so awesome! I haven't seen it and didn't know the stamp existed! I LOVE it! Thank you!
Response: Woohoo!! I'm so glad :)

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Comments

lou on Jun 10, 2020:

Happy Birthday Month!

Snaileditcrafts on Jan 16, 2020:

Olaf Hello! I just sent off the swap, "Valentine Happy Mail Swap" I hope that it arrives safely! Have a wonderful January!

Moominbrooke on Dec 24, 2019:

Good Yule!

BTim on Dec 24, 2019:

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Enjoy the holidays!

Harineke on Dec 24, 2019:

Yule profile decoration swap:

Have a blessed Yule, Harineke

Nicollcia on Dec 24, 2019:

Christmas profile decoration swap

I wish you a Merry Christmas :)

Jaimiepaige on Dec 23, 2019:

Thank you so much for the rating even with the mix-up! I've managed to figure it out now I think haha, have a lovely day! X

Jaimiepaige on Dec 23, 2019:

Hi! I hope you like these two images! Have a lovely Christmas/new year! -Jaimie

Swap: Christmas Profile Decoration Host: Freyja

draco on Dec 23, 2019:

christmas profile swap

Freyja on Dec 23, 2019:

Christmas Profile Decoration Happy Holidays

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