Smythson Postcard Set



Smythson, stationary supplier to European royalty, partnered with Orient Express to produce correspondence cards made of vellum paper and adorned with an illustration of the famous train. Sold in a set of ten with coordinating envelopes.

  • Created by Smythson exclusively for Orient Express
  • 10 cards in vellum paper
  • 10 envelopes
  • Made in England
  • 350 g
  • W 6" x H 4"
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An Exclusive Orient Express Creation




A True Legend

In 1887, four years after Orient Express’s first voyage, Frank Smythson opened his first stationery and leather goods shop in London, where his famous postcards became one of the best-selling items.

A True Legend

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The Fabrication

The postcards are handmade in England.

feature The Paper

The Paper

Cream-coloured vellum paper makes for a supreme writing surface.

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The Train

A legendary Orient-Express train car is featured in midnight blue on each postcard.

About the product

Anatomy of the Postcard Set

Store a set of postcards in your travel bag for unexpected messages.