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Should we stay open?

March 27, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to grow, we are in continual discussion about whether or not to remain open. Read more

#Decklust: Love in the time of corona

March 19, 2020

I decided against sending two separate emails, one attending to the current crisis, the other acting like it’s business as usual. Read more

‘I am…’ – a practice of feeling into a card

March 19, 2020

If a card could tell you about itself, what might it say? In this exercise, we imagine ourselves as the card itself. Read more

Who made this? Deva O’Neill of Phaedra Clothing

March 19, 2020

“My main aim was simplicity, and with that comes an openness with which any identity can find comfort.” Read more

Vulnerable & self-isolating? Check out our tarot love pack

March 18, 2020

Pay-what-you-feel isolation package for folks with vulnerable health conditions. Read more

Coronavirus and Little Red Tarot

March 17, 2020

A brief update on how coronavirus may be impacting on LRT orders. Read more

Who makes our tarot cards?

March 1, 2020

What do we really know about where our spiritual tools are made, and by who? Let’s talk about it. Read more

Our favourite tarot decks

January 25, 2020

We love all the decks that we sell in the Little Red Tarot Shop…but of course there are a few that are extra close to our hearts. Read more

Cristy C Road is coming to Brighton, UK

January 15, 2020

Yes indeed! An evening with Cristy C Road and the Next World Tarot – Tuesday 3rd March, 6-8pm at ONCA, Brighton. Read more

The Turning Year: A tarot spread & ritual

December 30, 2019

A tarot reading ritual for reflection and intention-setting at the turning of the year. Read more

Learn Tarot in the New Year

December 26, 2019

Want to learn tarot in the new year? Reconnect with your tarot practice – or dive deeper? The Alternative Tarot Course is now open. Read more

New decks for 2020

December 17, 2019

We’ve a whole host of gorgeous new decks arriving in the new year. Read more

Gift ideas: For the astrology-lover in your life

December 17, 2019

From lunar journals and calendars to astrology decks, books and creative tools, we have a lovely range of astrological gifts. Read more

Gift Ideas: Witchy/self-care gifts that aren’t tarot decks

December 15, 2019

So, obviously you’re a massive tarot fan …but maybe your friends aren’t? Read more

Buy Nothing Day: LRT Shop closed today in protest of ‘Black Friday’

November 29, 2019

Black Friday is one of Capitalism’s most sacred festivals. Escape the shopocalypse! Read more

The Bubblewrap Diaries: Favourite podcasts this winter

November 23, 2019

What we’re listening to whilst cutting up used bubblewrap for your parcels! Read more

What the heck is happening with Brexit?

November 20, 2019

Brexit has serious and scary consequences reaching far, far beyond this little shop – but here’s what I can tell EU customers who order from Little Red Tarot. Read more

How to choose a tarot deck

November 4, 2019

Finding a tarot deck that’s right for you can be a minefied! Here’s our advice. Read more

Strike for Climate Justice! 20th September

September 18, 2019

“We have learned that if we don’t start acting for our future, nobody else will make the first move. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.” – Greta Thunberg Read more

Grief & Hidden Places: Dan Francis on creating the Hide Tarot

August 28, 2019

“I quickly realised that, with each card, I was actually healing myself in a sense.”  Read more

The Alternative Tarot Course: Questions & Answers

August 28, 2019

I’ve received a lot of questions about the Alternative Tarot Course. Here are the answers! Read more

The Alternative Tarot Course is here!

August 27, 2019

Registration is open now, and the course begins mid-September. Read more

The Two-Card Cross: A short, sweet, super-useful spread

August 20, 2019

This mini tarot spread offers a ‘snapshot’ of your situation, with flexible positions that can be adapted for all kinds of questions. Read more

New tarot & oracle decks for late summer

August 16, 2019

August brings a wave of soft and spacious new tarot and oracle decks – and some fun, feminist playing cards! Read more

The Bubblewrap Diaries: Favourite podcasts for Summer

July 3, 2019

Here are my six current favourite podcasts to listen to while I’m processing bubble-wrap for use in the shop! Read more

Wayfinding: A new moon tarot spread

July 3, 2019

A short, simple tarot spread to help clarify intentions and find your way forward. Perfect for the new moon – or any time you feel confused about direction. Read more

Connecting with Community Spirit: The Bridge Witches Tarot

June 13, 2019

Talking with Genevieve Barbee-Turner about her Read more

Beyond Kings & Queens: Renaming tarot court cards

May 21, 2019

Renaming tarot’s court cards offers different and anti-oppressive ways of reading these cards. Read more

REVIEW | Highlights from the Spolia Tarot

May 1, 2019

A review of this witty, intelligent collage tarot, created by artist Jen May and writer Jessa Crispin, with highlights from the deck. Read more

LRT Spring Update

March 28, 2019

Spring is in the air and things are shifting. Here’s an update about what’s changing in the LRT shop! Read more

REVIEW | Highlights from the Apparition Tarot

March 21, 2019

A colourful, oversized tarot with an evocative, folk-art style. Read more

UK/EU VAT update..

March 20, 2019

Further wrangling with the VAT issue: Slowly honing the range to my very favourite items, and reducing the tax on UK/EU sales. Read more

UK VAT charges from 12th March

March 12, 2019

As of March, VAT will be added to prices for customers in the UK and EU. Other countries are not affected. Read more

Jiffy bag recycling weekend!

February 22, 2019

It’s time to tackle the huge pile of used bubble-mailers in the loft! Orders placed this weekend (Fri 22nd – Mon 25th Feb) will be sent in re-used envelopes. Read more

Tarot Deck Interview Spread

Get to know your new deck with the Tarot Deck Interview Spread

February 6, 2019

What’s the first thing you do when you get a new tarot deck? Here’s a spread to help you meet and discover your new cards (includes a worksheet to download)! Read more

New tarot goodness for 2019!

January 23, 2019

There are just so many new decks in store this month! Here’s a quick(ish) roundup… Read more

Introducing the Practical Magic Tarot Deck!

January 23, 2019

Talking with creator Chinggay Labrador about her colourful, quirky tarot deck, and what ‘intuition’ means to her. Read more

REVIEW | Modern Tarot, by Michelle Tea

January 10, 2019

It was the kind of book that gave me little epiphanies as I read it and continues to do so when I consult it while reading the cards. Read more

Redefining femininity in the Many Queens Tarot

January 7, 2019

“I’m printing this deck for anyone else who likes to look at tarot cards, and laugh, and feel that there is space for their version of beauty.” Lettie Jane Rennekap on her new tarot deck. Read more

Returning to self in the hectic season of giving

December 22, 2018

Here’s my personal guide to the decks, books and other items that I feel bring a sense of spaciousness and calm reflection. Read more

All about our packaging

December 16, 2018

All our packaging is compostable, recyclable, re-used…or all three – and we have a strict ‘no new plastic’ policy. Here’s how we do it! Read more

The Numinous Tarot is crowdfunding its second printing!

December 14, 2018

Following a wildly successful first year, this inclusive, queer-centred, encouraging and colourful deck is back for a second round. Read more

Tarot of the Crone & Dark Goddess Tarot to be retired soon

December 7, 2018

“It takes what it takes. Give yourself permission for it all.” Ellen Lorenzi-Prince is retiring her much-loved creations to make room for her own evolution. Read more

REVIEW | Highlights from the Brady Tarot

November 29, 2018

Favourite cards from this beautiful new nature-themed deck, inspired by the flora and fauna of North America. Read more

Buy Nothing Day: LRT Shop closed today in protest of Black Friday

November 23, 2018

We close the shop every year to protest one of capitalism’s most sacred festivals. Read more

REVIEW | The Numinous Tarot Deck & Guidebook

November 20, 2018

When it comes to the messy business of personal liberation and growth, the tarot we choose can make a big difference. Among shadowy decks that pull no punches, decks that are lighthearted and joyful, and still others that are dreamy, mystical and ethereal, there are a few rare and very… Read more

The tarot chose me: Andrea Furtick on the Afro Goddess Tarot Arcanas

November 17, 2018

“I built a portfolio full of melanated goddesses with creamy brown skin tones embracing their femininity and power. I love making art that makes my sisters feel good about themselves.” Read more