NEW YORK (WUSA9) -- Before showing off its new limited-edition Gingerbread Houses Forever stamps, the U.S. Postal Service a life-size replica of a gingerbread house featured on the stamps.
The unveiling occurred at the James Farley Post Office in New York on Wednesday.
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The new stamps feature four different gingerbread houses, which were all crafted from real gingerbread and royal icing by gingerbread house architect Teresa Layman under the direction of stamp art director Derry Noyes, say USPS officials. The gingerbread houses were photographed by stamp artist Sally Anderson-Bruce.
The stamps are available at your local post office and online at www.usps.com/stamps