Many a lazy Sunday afternoon has been spent whilling away the hours with game after game of Gin Rummy. Rules often vary from household to household. the basics remain the same; a game of melds, runs and hopefully not too much deadwood.
I also enjoy admiring people's decks! A simple set of playing cards can be anything from a work of art to a gimmicky souvenier.
Whilst it is thought the the playing card originated in China during the Tang Dynasty 9th Century AD. The four playing suits didn't appear until 1365 in Southern Europe - it was here that we saw the introduction of cups (hearts), coins (diamonds) swords (clubs) & polo-sticks (spades)
~ Made from premium Australian Extra Fine Merino.
~ Scarf dimensions are 180cm x 28cm wide.
Otto & Spike proudly knit everything in our little factory in East Brunswick. Occasionally popular items sellout quickly and we have to knit them especially for you.