What home means: Re-membering miracles, care & connection with Elia Fushi Bekene

October 31, 2022

Home to me feels like a return. So much of the path to liberation is the coming home, the return to the full potential of what we are and I find that home is the container that allows us to unfold in this way. Whether it is the womb, a… Read more

Making old things new again: Jameson Hampton & the Tarot of Sorts

April 30, 2022

“My love of tarot is related to this love of old things, this connection I feel with every printmaker and tarot reader that has come before me. So for me, letterpress and tarot go together quite naturally, and thus the Tarot of Sorts was born.” Read more

The Dimlit Tarot: A deck about power, community, & transformation

March 14, 2022

“It is a deck that speaks softly, but strikes deep with its insight. It is a deck that acknowledges the politics that govern our lives, but remembers that we must fight to solve the problems they cause – and we do not have to fight alone.” Read more

Meet the Creator: Krystal Banner on colour, culture, & 2020 Visions

December 18, 2021

“I believe we are spiritual beings, but we can’t bypass that whole ‘having a human experience’ part and everything that comes with it.” Read more

Closed in protest of “Black Friday”

November 26, 2021

Escape the shopocalypse! We’re closed this weekend in protest of capitalism’s most sacred festival. Read more

Music as transformative self care: Alexa Dexa’s Sacrosanct Oracle//Composition Deck

November 15, 2021

“I love the way sound can transport us, a portal into our inner landscapes and wisdom, an opportunity to learn to listen more deeply to ourselves.” Read more

A mirror and a map: Finding myself in the Living Altar

September 7, 2021

These collaged, many-layered cards are a map, a tool, a living work of femme devotion that turns a square into a circle, reveals intersections, fill in gaps with ever-shifting nuances and possibilities of being. Read more

Oli Starfrosting’s Talisman Tarot: A monoprint tarot inspired by magic, cartomancy, & the Marseille

September 6, 2021

Following up on the success of their Jewitchy deck the Hidden Light Tarot, Oli Starfrosting’s new Talisman Tarot is a queer descendant of the Tarot de Marseilles. Read more

Felix Kawitzky’s queer trans anticapitalist sci-fi space tarot might actually save the world

July 29, 2021

“I believe that resistance and revolution can be seeded in art. Allowing our brains to experiment with different futures can help those futures feel possible.” Read more

DIY tarot spreads with the Spread Machine Cards + Oracle

July 20, 2021

Creator Kimberly M Tsan introduces her latest deck – a colourful, easy to use system for creating your own custom tarot spreads. Read more

A tarot spread for holidays, trips & vacations

July 20, 2021

If you’re lucky enough to be taking a holiday this summer, here’s a spread to try before you go! Read more

#Decklust | Meet our wonderful creators!

May 14, 2021

Absolutely we sell a gorgeous selection of indie tarot decks – and the humans that designed them are a magical bunch of people. I hope you’ll enjoy getting to know everyone :) Read more

Charlie Claire Burgess: Art, gender, & creating the Fifth Spirit Tarot

April 27, 2021

Charlie is a non-binary spirit in a human home who’s gay for other queers! Based in Portland, Oregon, Charlie is the artist and author behind the Fifth Spirit Tarot. Read more

Casey Rocheteau on surviving 2020 & embracing queer monsters

April 16, 2021

“I imagine the Shrine of the Black Medusa as a space where you can be your full self, with all of your trauma, faults, charms, and questions” Read more

Open letter re my recent curatorial decisions

April 14, 2021

I received an email from a customer who was alarmed by my decision to centre LGBTQ+ and BIPOC+ creators in this shop. I wanted to publish my response. Read more

Two moons later

March 28, 2021

Reflections, themes and shifts resulting from our spring sabbatical. Read more

What’s changing from spring 2021

March 28, 2021

A summary of the changes I’m making at Little Red Tarot following a two-month sabbatical. Read more

Introducing the Sacred Relatives Tarot, by Metztli Wolf

March 13, 2021

Revolutionary Mystic Metztli Wolf is pleased to announce the launch of their exciting new Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for Sacred Relatives Tarot Deck. Read more

Layers of knowing: A daily check-in tarot spread

February 8, 2021

A simple ritual and two-card spread for checking in each day. Read more

Full moon landing & sabbatical info

January 28, 2021

Happy full moon! The shop will close on the 9th February for a reflective sabbatical. Read more

Tarot Spreads for the Spacious Tarot

January 20, 2021

Dive deeper into your Spacious Tarot (or other favourite deck) with these four simple tarot spreads created and shared by Cathou. Read more

REVIEW | The Spacious Tarot: An invitation to reclaim your space

January 19, 2021

If tarot cards are portals, then the Spacious Tarot is a key to step into spaces. Spaces we’ve wandered at night forever. Spaces still left to discover and explore. Read more

Brexit: Update for EU customers

December 22, 2020

Ho, ho… um, ho. Read more

Escape the Shopocalypse! Shop closed in protest of ‘Black Friday’

November 27, 2020

The mindless consumerism that Black Friday represents is having a devastating effect on our individual and collective mental health, our communities, and our planet. Read more

#Decklust | QTPOC magic & winter love

November 25, 2020

New decks! Lunar planners! Brexit news and winter breaks. Read more

A beginners’ guide to Lenormand, from the Hurricane Mystic

November 11, 2020

Want to know how to read Lenormand cards? Start here, with this accessible guide from the Hurricane Mystic! Read more

Tarot for Trailblazing: Self-care baskets & a tarot spread for queer & disabled folx in pandemic times

September 28, 2020

“I’m watching conversations shift and I wonder: whose normal we are going back to?” A guest post shared by Grace Quantock. Read more

E Lubanko’s Tarot is surreal, intense, queer, & divine

September 14, 2020

“…my queer art is this way: it is loud, it is intense, it is sensual and dark and unapologetic and looks nightmares and reality (and the overlap) in the eye.” Read more

Mariza Ryce Aparicio-Tovar: Heal yourself, heal the earth

September 2, 2020

“As an indigenous woman, it has been natural for me to incorporate people of color and the indigenous spiritual values that I grew up with into my work. The Gentle Tarot is for anybody wanting some gentle, loving support.” Read more

IT’S HERE! All of Our Stories: The Little Red Tarot Guidebook

August 14, 2020

Yep, I’ve finally written that book :D Read more

#Decklust | News for late summer days

August 9, 2020

New decks in the shop, BIPOC representation update, a gorgeous review, improvements and tweaks… Read more

REVIEW | A Love Letter to the Many Queens Tarot

July 21, 2020

“In this review, I declare my flame directly to the Many Queens Tarot. After a complicated introduction, we went on to explore femmeness, feminism, solidarity and revisioning it all. What’s to come next?” Read more

#Decklust | Black Art Matters

June 29, 2020

There is no going back. The conversation about racism, about white supremacy, about our deeply, deeply broken unjust systems, is too loud to ignore and those with power are having to listen. Here’s what we’re doing in the shop. Read more

Share your views: An invitation to our Black & POC customers

June 26, 2020

If you’re a Little Red Tarot visitor and a person of colour, I would love to invite you to take part in our POC customer survey. Read more

Why are so many decks out of stock right now?

June 18, 2020

A quick note to answer customers wondering when this or that deck will be back on the shelves. Read more

Reviewing Q/T/POC and Black representation in this shop

June 12, 2020

I have just taken inventory of every deck we currently stock, so I can look at the state of representation in my purportedly ‘diverse’ shop. Read more

Closed in solidarity, reckoning & reflection

June 9, 2020

The Little Red Tarot Shop is closed this week in protest and solidarity with the movement for Black lives. Read more

#Decklust | White folks: we need to step the hell up

June 1, 2020

Transform yourself to transform the world.
– Grace Lee Boggs
It’s way past time for for white folks to level up our anti-racism work. Read more

Tea: Reclaiming Black spirituality & creating the Black Gold Lenormand

May 26, 2020

“A lot of us are on similar journeys to reclaim stolen and forgotten parts of our history, cultural identity and – honestly – ourselves.” Read more

The Bubblewrap Diaries: Lockdown listening

May 22, 2020

What I’m listening to while I’m packing your lovely orders. Read more

A tarot spread for identifying obstacles

May 8, 2020

A spread to help you to acknowledge the obstacles you’re facing and understanding them. Plus, some practical ideas to spark up some change Read more

#Decklust | The great indoors

April 18, 2020

As usual, there are shop updates, great free tips and resources – plus Cathou is back with a gorgeous spread to help you express yourself in scary times. Read more

Everything is just taking longer right now

April 18, 2020

An update on how disruption throughout international delivery systems is affecting customers. Read more

Finding support & inspiration in the tarot

April 6, 2020

Tarot can help us find inspiration and support when we feel stuck or in a rut. Read more

a tarot spread with This Might Hurt Tarot, some vintage swan figurines, box and tiny knives

Your self-expression tarot spread

April 4, 2020

Exploring where you need a means of expression, what obstacles and tools are presented to you, and some softness to help you through it all. Read more

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

Deva O’Neill of Phaedra Clothing on slow commerce & queer clothing

March 19, 2020

“My entire queer feminist being is so entwined with PHAEDRA, and I like it that way. 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

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

New decks for 2020

December 17, 2019

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

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

Genevieve Barbee-Turner: Celebrating Pittsburgh in the Bridge Witches Tarot

June 13, 2019

“It’s frustrating to me that in 2019 we don’t see remotely accurate depictions of diversity in our media. This deck is my humble attempt to fill in some gaps.” 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

Chinggay Labrador: Collaging the Practical Magic Tarot

January 23, 2019

“Inspiration came from Rookie’s aesthetic, which resonates strongly with me as it’s very DIY, zine-like. I grew up in the 90s so I have a soft spot for collage.” 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

Lettie Jane Rennekamp: 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.” 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

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

These images connect me to myself, to reality, to what I love and value and long for. Read more

Andrea Furtick: Creating 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

Astrology vs Astrologism: An extract from Astrology & Storytelling by Alice Sparkly Kat

October 12, 2018

This guest post is an extract from Astrology and Storytelling, by astrologer Alice Sparkly Kat. When we talk about astrology, there’s this idea that astrology is something to be believed in. Do you believe in astrology? Why do you believe in astrology? I don’t believe in astrology. But astrology is… Read more

REVIEW | Witchbody, by Sabrina Scott

September 1, 2018

“Nature and everything within it exist in relation to other things, and it does this for itself
and for no reason at all.” Read more

Irene Mudd: Identity, collage, & the fluidity of symbols

March 3, 2018

On creating the Guided Hand Tarot, a subversive, queer, collage deck inspired by Hilda af Klint and Hannah Hoch. Read more