World's Smallest Post Service

World's Smallest Post Service

Jackie Boucher
Jul 15, 2011

What is it about miniature things that just make them so darn cute? We're not sure but this teeny post service kit is over the top cute. Not only does it have teeny letters with teeny stamps and teeny envelopes, it also has teeny package supplies including little newspapers for padding your precious cargo and brown paper and string for wrapping it up. Read more to find out where to get a free teeny mailbox to go with the kit.

The World's Smallest Post Service ($23) is an ongoing project by artist Lea Redmond who has been setting up miniature post service in cafes and shops, transcribing tiny letters for passersby. And now you and the kids can play along.

Or maybe you would like to forward this information on to the tooth fairy; we think it's just her size for communicating with her 'clients'.

To get started, click here and scroll down to number 3 to download a free printable of the tiny mail box.

(Image: Chronicle Books)

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