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

Emily 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 on loving the land & creating the Gentle Tarot

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

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? It starts with you & me

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

Creator Tea on the Black Gold Lenormand & spiritual reclamation

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 a lot 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

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

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

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 tarot celebration of Pittsburgh neighbourhoods. 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

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

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