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New While Odin Sleeps Jewelry!

New While Odin Sleeps Jewelry!

One of the things I love most about working in a unique boutique like Altar, is seeing all the new jewelry that comes in! We are very excited to receive While Odin Sleeps' new pieces! Beautifully designed, and truly unique we are excited to share these treasures with you. 

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Spring Giveaway!

Spring Giveaway!

It is Spring, Ostara has come, and the trees and flowers are fertilizing like no other. To celebrate this season of fertility and sex: we are doing some new giveaways!

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The Love Witch: Movie Review

The Love Witch: Movie Review

You really need to watch Anna Biller’s The Love Witch. When I first saw this movie, I automatically imagined the main character to be a patron of Altar, a modern day woman, with an adorned dark style, stuck in the 70’s, finished with a mysteriously entrancing aura.   

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Spring Staff Style

Spring Staff Style

Ostara, the Spring Equinox, has finally blessed our presence! March has leaped in like a rabbit out of hibernation, and thank goodness the weather will be changing. The rain is a fall, the cherry blossoms abloom, my nose running, and my eyes, itching. Other than Spring allergies and my devotion to antihistamines, kleenex and eye drops, I also look forward to new fashion!

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The Wooden Tarot & The Earthbound Oracle by Skullgarden

The Wooden Tarot & The Earthbound Oracle by Skullgarden

Every new season begs for new readings! With several creative divination decks available at Altar, we have selected two that are perfect for the Spring season. Two of our favorite complementing decks from artist A.L. Swartz (Skullgarden) are The Wooden Tarot and The Earthbound Oracle, both unique in application and excellently interpretive in their own designs. For this example, I will be utilizing the popular ‘three card spread’ to reflect the past, present and future.

Read on for an in depth look at two beautiful dark naturalist decks!

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