Toby  Salk’s fabulous Mah Jongg pictures! Well, I’m not actually going to post each day for twelve days but I do want to show you some of the fabulous photos that the wonderful Toby Salk posts on her emailed announcements. I look forward to receiving her emails and seeing what terrific and unusual photos she has found. Do you ever find unusual or fun photos with a Mah Jongg theme? If so, send them on to me and I will put them up in a future posting. 

Much thanks to Toby for sending these great photos! I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!!

This photo was from Toby’s most recent email and I agree with her when she told me, “I think if I could have any set in the world…this just might be it! They make me so happy and I need all the help I can get!”

Look at this gorgeous tile!

I think Toby must like kitties…especially those that play Mah Jongg!

Here is one of my favorites with two of my favorite people – “Look at what Lori gave Johni Levene! These GIANT tiles are from a Christian Louboutin Mah Jongg themed window. So jealous!!!” Love these ladies with their wonderful Mah Jongg spirit!


Love these ladies with their wonderful Mah Jongg spirit!



If you are looking for a really unusual holiday gift for your favorite Mah Jongg player – or to add to your own collection –  come on over to Aerin Lauder’s website and pick up her Shagreen Mah Jongg set for only $1,250. Or, if you want to score some retail points for your purchase, you can pick up this same set at Neiman Marcus or Bergdorf Goodman.


If so, you are about to see some really funny stocking stuffers/Chanukah gifts at a really great price.

How would you like your Mah Jongg set to have Jokers that look like this:

Well, you too can own these Jokers…remember our dear friend Alex who brought us the terrific Holiday Mahjong Christmas Edition last year? This year Alex – and his friend Nana, the artist & designer – have brought us very  funny Joker stickers which come 8 to a set (each sticker measures 1.2″ H x 1″ W  (3 x 2.5 centimeters) …you can buy them at his Etsy store …see for yourself – 


If you are starting to tire of the Mah Jongg games currently available online, here is a new and exciting game:


Solve Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express in Mahjong Crimes

Unravel the puzzles to reveal clues and crack the mystery…the game is afoot! Mahjong Crimes is now live and available for free on iOS and Android exclusively from Spil Games. Mahjong Crimes delivers your favorite elements from the classic tile game, but with a fascinating twist! Tap into your sleuthing skills as you investigate, search for clues, and solve puzzles while immersed in the world of Agatha Christie’s famous Murder on the Orient Express.

Amsterdam — 9 November 2017: It’s one of a kind. Puzzling out classic, intriguing Mahjong leads you to expose the truth in the world’s most famous murder mystery, Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express. 

Available for free from today on iOS and AndroidMahjong Crimesexclusively combines the classic tile game with the lavish period settings of Agatha Christie’s great detective story.

The plot thickens In an all-new take on one of the world’s most popular games, 250 levels of Mahjong Solitaire unlock clues as you travel through 5 different scenarios within Agatha Christie’s iconic mystery. As you climb into your elegant compartment aboard the Orient Express, you’ll be faced with 1 of 7 inscrutable varieties of the classic tile-matching game. You may have to beat the clock to reveal a hidden clue. Or the tiles may have letters rather than Chinese characters, and matching those letters spells out an important facet of the case. It is endlessly entertaining and is the only Mahjong game to feature an Agatha Christie murder mystery.

“It’s amazing to see Agatha Christie’s story taking shape so brilliantly in this 21st century medium,” says James Prichard, Chairman and CEO of Agatha Christie Ltd (who also happens to be the extraordinary writer’s great-grandson).

The facts of the case Mahjong and Murder on the Orient Express: two timeless classics combined into a single great game…

  • 250 challenging levels, in 5 scenarios from Agatha Christie’s mystery
  • Power up to get ahead in the game
  • Collect unique Mahjong tile sets
  • The game stays fresh with more levels, mysteries and tile sets added regularly

Watch the trailer! See screenshots from the game here! Download now on the app store

MAHJONG CRIMES is now available for free on iOS and Android!


Starting tonight at 12:01am – and through Monday night at 11:59pm – our fabulous vintage-inspired Mah Jongg table cover is on sale for 30% off for all members of the Facebook group, Mah Jongg That’s It.  As always, the table cover comes with free shipping!!! This is the perfect gift for all your Mah Jongg friends and also for anyone who plays games on card tables. To be eligible for this promotion, go to the Facebook group, Mah Jongg That’s It and sign up to be a part of this fantastic group. If you are already a member then just go directly to this link: Mah Jongg That’s It.

After you have signed up, go to and click on the table cover. Don’t forget to enter the code MJTI to get your discount!

Have a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving!


Four days only – MahJongg Mentor is offering a 30% discount on a great holiday gift – contact them at MAHJONGGMENTOR.COM/THANKSGIVING – don’t forget to use THANKS2017 in the invite code.