It’s a small item, lightweight and easy to carry. Ideal for rainy days, fun nights, picnics, 1 to 54 players. You can play a game or practise tricks, get the kids involved, play with friends, family or strangers or simply play alone for some me time, it crosses cultures and is not limited to gender or age or anything else and there are hundreds of games to choose from.

Sounds too good to be true!

And yet it is so simple … it’s a deck of standard playing cards.

From playing memory games and snap to poker and bridge this tiny game pack is ideal to pop in a pocket or put in a draw until needed. Barely any clean up time and can be played for hours.

Playing cards make great gifts

Particularly those from Heritage Playing Cards. These are standard 54 card playing packs with the usual 4 suits making up 52 cards and 2 jokers. They are beautifully decorated with artistic illustrations or images. Many packs are educational with scientific and common names of various species or facts about the subject. Each card pack has one subject and there are oh so many subjects from which to choos