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THE HOUSE OF THE RISING SPADE Playing Cards. The key to magic and mystery

He has been showing and creating a huge expectation with teasers and mockups about his new deck. Finally, Lorenzo Gaggiotti (Stockholm 17 Playing Cards) launches his latest creation: THE HOUSE OF THE RISING SPADE.     When a designer with the talent and imagination of Lorenzo creates a new deck, inspiration usually comes from many sources,…

DE NOVO Playing Cards. The deck that backs to the future in United Cardists 2018

In 2014, and following a renewed start-up of United Cardists, which is currently the largest community about playing cards, their first annual deck, Grotesque, was launched. They inaugurated the collaboration with great artists to create an annual icon of card design. Since then, Lotrek, Bona Fide and Edgy Brothers have created beautiful decks for this special…

AMBASSADORS Playing Cards by Lotrek. Luxury available to everyone

The number of decks created by Lotrek (OATH Playing Cards) is difficult to know. His desire to bring his fans a perfect blend of creative beauty and meticulous craftsmanship has led him down narrow paths in which he has had to overcome many obstacles. After a few complicated months, his most luxurious creations are already reaching…

GROTESK MACABRE Playing Cards INVERTED INFERNO Edition. The happy ending of a macabre story

When the people of the future look for the word “tenacity” or “perfectionism” in the encyclopedia, they will undoubtedly find a photo of Lotrek (OATH Playing Cards) next to the definitions. Since this Greek artist decided to create a new standard of quality in the world of contemporary cards, he has had to face a multitude…

DONDORF “HUNDERTJAHKARTE” Playing Cards. The most beautiful restoration of a centenary deck

This is not the first time we have seen a modern restoration of an old deck but I think this is the most beautiful restoration I have seen lately: DONDORF HUNDERTJAHKARTE. Bernhard Dondorf was a long-lived German card maker born and based in Frankfurt who created a lithograph company and who always worked with innovative…

BRANLE TESORO Playing Cards. The refined double foiled luxury of the 16th century

Playing cards printers do not stop investigating in the search of alternatives to offer novel and surprising products. Embossing and foiled tuck cases and cards have already become powerful added values that large companies have made use of to sell more and more decks. New materials, finishes and extras go on surprising card fans. Noir Arts…

GROTESK MACABRE BLACK GOLD Edition. Foiled wherever you watch

Going on with his relentless production of luxury decks, Lotrek (Half Moon Playing Cards) has launched his latest campaign on Kickstarter to offer a new and spectacular creation: GROTESK MACABRE BLACK GOLD Edition. Actually, the deck is a new version of the Black Mass deck, launched in October 2015 within the Grotesk Macabre campaign, but with important…

ICONS SIGNATURE Playing Cards. The ICONS circle is finally closed

ICONS, one of the most impressive masterpieces of art by Lotrek (Half Moon Playing Cards), has suffered some misfortunes and obstacles. There have been a few issues in the first deck, ICONS Imperial, that the artist has had to face to make it real. Now, the decks are ready to be distributed, and icing on this cake, Lotrek has…

ICONS SACRED EDITION. The second deck in the ICONS series by Half Moon Playing Cards

Lotrek (Half Moon Playing Cards) is one of the most experienced and talented playing cards creator in the world. He has always been trying to find his limits creating new decks and experimenting with new materials, stocks, varnishes, … He has given the playing card community really cool decks but he has recently faced some printing issues…

Trends in crowdfunding. New GRINDERS deck, more elegant and limited than ever. EXCLUSIVE IMAGES!

Better price and before the rest of the public. This is the essence of crowdfunding and the deserved reward for someone who supports a project without seeing the final product. What remains of this essence? The playing cards crowdfunding has considerably evolved in recent years. Those who participated in the first Kickstarter campaigns remember (with some…

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