There are so many ways of trimming this deck, I thought I’d show my process, maybe it’ll help others decide when they see what it might look like 🙂 First of all, this is a Lo Scarabeo deck, and of course it had those horrible multilingual borders that they do. So they just had to … More Deck mods: Trimming the Crystal Tarot
As I said in the quick review post, this is a deck I have opinions about… I suppose won’t be doing many lenormand reviews, because for the most part a lenormand is a lenormand 🙂 And of course that means I’ll probably only end up doing reviews when the news are not so good… and … More Review: Fairy Lenormand
By Pole Ka Publisher: France Cartes (1977) Type: Marseille tarot (78 cards, Justice is 11, Strength is 8, non-scenic pips) Size: 12 x 6.3 cm Comes in a tuck box with a booklet in French and English. The meanings are given as keywords, but you also get the cards’ meanings in combinations with certain majors. … More Deck of the day: Le Tarot de Marseille
In case you haven’t noticed, I am absolutely taken with Lenormand. It’s such a neat and precise little system, and I love the simplicity of the card images. A tree is a tree is a tree, you know? Doesn’t matter what kind of tree it is, it’s just a tree. Well… You’d think that collecting … More What makes a good Lenormand deck?
By Godfrey Dowson Publisher: U.S. Games (2006) Type: Tarot (78 cards, Strength is 8, Justice is 11) Size: 12 x 7 cm (standard US Games) Card back: not quite reversible Suits: Wands (fire), Swords (air), Pentacles (earth), Cups (water) Court cards: Princess, Knight, Queen, King Some majors have changed titles: The Foolish Man, Fortitude (Strength), … More Deck of the day: Hermetic Tarot
By Aleister Crowley, art by Lady Frieda Harris Publisher: Weiser Books (1978, 1983), U. S. Games (2006) Type: Tarot (78 cards, Strength is 8, Justice is 11) Size: Too big, and pocket size (8.9 x 5.7 cm) Suits: Wands, Swords, Disks, Cups Court cards: Princess, Prince, Queen, Knight Some majors have altered names: The Magus, … More Deck of the day: Thoth Tarot