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Milestone Airmail Postcards celebrating 55 years

AU$18.40 ex. GST

🤨🎁 What do you give the person who has everything?

Take them back in time with a ‘This Is Your Life’ inspired keepsake gift of memories and magical moments lovingly collected on the Airmail Milestone Memory postcards. Capture 55 memories for 55 years from the friends, family and colleagues who shared some of life’s biggest (or smallest) adventures with them.

A unique design inspired by vintage airmail envelopes, it’s perfect for either an anniversary or birthday.

  • Invite friends, family and colleagues of your loved one/s to submit their favourite memory or two
  • Choose the file suitable for your region, either A4 or US Letter
  • Print the 28-page PDF file two-sided, then trim to get 55 individually numbered postcards
  • Add the stories to the cards as typed (before printing) or handwritten (after printing) messages

Have questions? Keep scrolling for more info

Let's Get Into The Nitty Gritty Details

—Easy To Use—

  • Step 1: Purchase and download the region-specific files (see size selection)
  • Step 2: Open the PDFs in the latest version of Acrobat Reader
  • Step 3: Are you going to write or type the questions?
    » Step 3A: Handwriting? Go to Step 4 (print, trim and distribute the cards)
    » Step 3B: Typing? Type directly into purple fields in the PDF and SAVE the file regularly.
  • Step 4: Either print at home or your favourite online or local print shop
  • Step 5: Trim to size by cutting in quarters along the guide marks.

For more information, see the instructions in the Quick Guide file (available for download after purchase).

—What You Will Receive—

See the last photo in the gallery for a preview of the files that you’ll be able to download.

  • Instruction guide and tips (QUICKGUIDE-TCFH-AMM55.pdf)
  • North American printable PDF (TCFH-AMM-Postcard-55_US.pdf)
  • Rest of the world printable PDF (TCFH-AMM-Postcard-55_A4.pdf)

This is an ‘instant download’ product so all the files will be available immediately after purchase. Can’t find the file? Visit the Support Centre for help.

Other items in the “Airmail Milestone Postcard” series

Looking for a different milestone celebration or design? Check out the store category Celebration for more items in this range and other milestone event printables.


The Airmail Milestone Postcard has been created to print four cards per sheet of paper. Available in two paper sizes, so it’s ready-to-print wherever you live in the world.

  • Live in North America? Grab the US Letter (8.5 x 11in) version.
    Trimmed cards are 5.5 x 4.25in
  • Live in Australia/New Zealand, Europe or the UK? Grab the A4 (210 x 297mm) version.
    Trimmed cards are A6 (148 x 105mm)

—What You Need—

The template was made using Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Acrobat Professional on Windows 10. The PDF files are compatible with Acrobat Reader (latest version) using any browser/operating system.

  • Acrobat Reader – Get the current version free from
    Note: The file may not work correctly with other PDF software apps.

—Printing Your Postcards—

Regular copy paper won’t be sturdy enough, so try 100#/120# (200/250gsm) card stock. Try an off-white stock such as cream or ivory to give your postcards a vintage look.


This is a digital product. Nothing physical will ship.

Once your order has been fully processed, you can download Your Template Starter Kit and other files.  Download links are on the invoice and the Downloads tab of your store account.

If you have any issues accessing your purchase, please email [email protected]

  • Purchase of this product indicates your agreement with the terms of use.
  • The purchase price does not include printing or customisation of the file.
  • Compatibility of this product cannot be guaranteed for any software other than what is listed in the description. 
  • Due to the digital nature of these products, all sales are final.
  • Products are designed to work on a laptop or desktop computer. Items may not work correctly on a smartphone or tablet.
  • Files will be available in your Template Store account for download after purchase. No files are emailed or sent via another method.
  • Colours viewed on screen may vary between devices and may differ from the printed product.

You may use this template to create end-products for either personal or commercial use

Each purchase grants ONE license to you – the buyer – only. See usage details and restrictions below:

  • You may use this template to create end-products only.
  • You may NOT redistribute, recreate or resell this product or a modified version in an editable format.
  • Personal Use: You may use this template to create unlimited end products for your personal use and not to generate revenue.
  • Commercial Use: a single-use license where you may create one commercial end-product and distribute up to 5000 copies.  

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