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Day of the Dead Decorations

5 foot tall Coquestta Catrina skeleton decoration

Stunning life size Calavera
tag board posters

 

 

NEW Elegante Catrin

(right) Nearly 6 feet tall! (69" x 17")
Made in Mexico.
(Cutout shown on beige background with cempasuchil added). Folded for shipping.
A2357 $12 each

 

Coquetta Catrina

(left) 5 feet tall! (62" x 20")
Made in Mexico.
(Cutout shown on blue background). Folded for shipping
A2234 $12 each

Elegant Skeleton Catrin poster board

Skeleton dancer in Dia de Muertos honeycomb flower Honeycomb catrina with umbrella catrina in yellow honeycomb flower

Señor with Honeycomb Flower

Unfold this bright marigold colored flower to show a joyous skeleton celebrating Day of the Dead. This piece dangles on a string so hang it in your window, over a table or decorate a party! Design is on one side. 9 1/2" diameter. Made in Mexico. (shown on green background)
A2231 $5 each

Honeycomb Catrina

Punch out the catrina's parasol and stick it on top for a 3D effect. Tape or glue the honeycomb skirt open. She stands on a ofrenda, table or desk. Very sassy! 7 1/2" tall. Made in Mexico.
A2110 $6 each

Catrina with Honeycomb Flower

Unfold this bright marigold colored flower to show a crazy catrina celebrating Day of the Dead. This piece dangles on a string so hang it in your window, over a table or decorate a party! Design is on one side. 9 1/2" diameter. Made in Mexico. (shown on blue background)
A2111 $5 each
decorated foldout ofrenda
 
pop-out Day of the Dead altar

Foldout Ofrenda

Want a desktop ofrenda to celebrate Day of the Dead? Don't want to buy marigolds and make tamales to delight your muertos? This colorfully printed cardboard ofrenda comes with 14 punch-out altar decorations. Get your Elmer's glue out and attach to the traditional stair-step style ofrenda. Teachers will enjoy letting groups of students work on this project together, learning the Spanish words for each component. Folds out to 8" tall x 8 1/2" wide and 5" deep. Made in Mexico. (shown on blue background)
A2102 $8.50 each

3D Pop-out Ofrenda in the Cemetery

Cemetery celebrations vary by region throughout Mexico - in the Oaxacan village of Xoxocotlan, thousands of people crowd the dark, old, stone walled cemetery as night falls. They anxiously await the return of their loved one's spirits at midnight, just as they are released from heaven for their 24 hour visit. Millions of candles illuminate the "pantion", as musicians sing serenades to the departed. People enjoy feeling the closeness with their "spirits" until dawn. This pop-out ofrenda reminds me of those chilly nights that warmed my heart. 14 1/2" wide x 15" high x 6" deep. Made in Mexico (shown on blue background)
A2103 $9.50 each
decorated 3-D pop-out altar with lift up coffin jumping skeleton on stick

3D Pop-out Ofrenda w Peek-a-Boo Muerto

Home ofrendas are built in the main room of the house the day before Day of the Dead begins. Ofrenda designs vary from region to region in Mexico, but they all use organic materials available in the region. In the Yucatan, where it's very hot & humid, offerings of fruit hang by string over the banana leaf covered ofrenda. In the state of Mexico and Oaxaca, you see the most sugar skulls... I've strange things too! Since family members put things on the ofrenda to delight the spirits, I've seen Playboy magazines, cigars, playing cards, knitting needles and imported Brachs lemon drops. This pop-out ofrenda has room on the sides for personalization if you choose. Add a photo or remembrance. The lid of the coffin opens to let the happy skeleton peep out. (shown on blue background)
14 1/2" wide x 15" high x 6" deep Made in Mexico.
A2106 $9.50 each

Jumping Skeleton on Stick

Jumping skeletons on a stick have been a traditional fun toy since the Colonial Period of Mexico. Then, hand painted pressed cardboard was painted with watercolor type paint or silk screened. Today's kids might not think these are as fun as video games, but for adults, they make great decorations, stick in a floral arrangement or just hang out on your coffee table.
13" high x 5 1/3" wide. Made in Mexico
A2232 $6 each
Skeleton eating with Muertos cardboard Dia de Muertos sign

Colorful Dia de los Muertos Signs

10 1/2" x 13.25", Made in Mexico
(shown on green background)

Tacos with Muertos Cardboard Sign (left)
A2227 $4 each

Catrina Dia de Muertos Cardboard Sign (right)
A2239 $4 each

Catrina Dia de Muertos cardboard sign
Taco with Muertos mini altar card eachinterior ofrenda of Tacos with muertos mini ofrenda card

Tacos with Muertos Mini Altar Card

Inside, this card opens to a full ofrenda with sugar skulls and the traditional goodies. 5" x 7". Tacos with Muertos Mini Altar Card comes with envelope. Card opens to 5" high. Made in Mexico.
A2249 $5 each
skelton couple mini altar de muertos -top altar de muertos card with coupleseach

Dancing Skeleton Mini Altar Card

This China Poblana couple greet the viewer in their fine traditional dance costumes in front of a wall of papel picado and cempasuchil wild marigolds. Inside, the card opens to a full ofrenda with all the traditional goodies. 5" x 7" Dancing Skeleton Mini Altar Card comes with envelope. Card opens to 5" high. Made in Mexico.
A2109 $5 each

photo of foldout cemetery day of the dead skull centerpiece

elaborate multidimensional foldout cemetery centerpiec

Foldout Cemetery Centerpiece

Build a dimensional centerpiece to adorn tables, desks or altars de muertos. 11 1/2" tall x 12.5" diameter. Made in Mexico.
A2230 $9.50 each

3-car calavera train with skeleton passengers

Calavera Train
11.5" x 42.5". Made in Mexico. (shown on green background) A2229 $7 each
altar frame 5 skull whirlz

Photo Altar Frame

Customize your own altar card in memory of someone you loved. Add your 5" x 7" photograph. The colorfully printed card has all the traditional symbols of Day of the Dead depicted around the sides of where you'll add your photo: pan de muerto, sugar skulls, candles, papel picado, cempasuchil wild marigolds, water, fruit and food.
This is a very nice desk decoration for your office. The cardboard card folds in half to stand up. Card is 11" x 10" tall. Made in Mexico.
A2107 $4 each

Skull Whirls Party Decorations

Dazzle party goers! Printed paper skeletons are 2 sided and hang by 40" long shimmering mylar whirls that bounce to the touch. Set of 5.
A1208 $6/ pack
Day of the Dead 3D Posters are large printed (one side) cardboards that can be used to decorate all kinds of spaces. Figures pop out from the background card, giving the image a slight 3D effect. Mostly in eye areas. 14 "high x 10.5" wide. Made in Mexico. (shown on blue background) Sold separately.
day of the dead on papel picado sugar skull on dia de muertos caterial poster

3D Poster - Dia de Muertos

On pink papel picado
A2117 $4 each

3D Poster - Dia de Muertos Sugar Skull

On bed of marigolds
A2118 $4 each

3D Poster - Catrina w/ Cigarette

Visiting at the cemetery
A2119 $4 each
smiling sugar skull coffin with skeleton & cross skull with hat, marigolds, candles

3D Poster - Sugar Skull

A classic!
A2120 $4 each

3D Poster - Skeleton in Ataúd

Coffin decorated with marigolds
A2121 $4 each

3D Poster - Campesino Skeleton

With marigolds & candles
A2122 $4 each

Sugar Skull Masks

Many indigenous villages throughout southern Mexico have small marches in the streets during Day of the Dead. Sometimes, it is a group of friends who are marching to the cemetery, or other times, groups gather with a tuba player and a big 14 foot tall papier mache woman with floppy arms with a dancer looking out from the belly button as it dances down the middle of the street. These are called "muneca de calendas", or parade dolls. People really don't wear masks or face painting much in Mexico for Dia de los Muertos, but the Halloween influence is changing a bit of the traditions.
4 sugar skull masks four printed cardboard Day of the Dead masks

Sugar Skull Cardboard Masks

These masks should be used for decorations only, but their eyes do punch out. Measuring 8" wide by 6 1/2" high, they have little strings that don't work really well. Made in Mexico.
A2124 $7.50 / pack of 4

Aztec Sugar Skull Cardboard Masks

Four colorful printed cardboard masks with elastic bands. Use for art projects, ofrendas or parties!
A1196 $8 pack of 4
dia de muertos sign colorful catrina head sign

Wall Sign - Dia de Muertos

This 50" long sign comes in three parts, so you can use it in one long line, or three. Great sign when you need to tell folks what the holiday is all about - the sign is full of traditional symbols like papel picado, pan de muerto, sugar skulls, skeletons playing guitars, candles, mole, marigolds & hot chocolate. Printed on 1 side. Made in Mexico. (shown on blue background)
A2125 $5 each

Gigantic Catrina Wall Sign

Printed on poster board on one side, this huge catrina with bug eyes is ideal for decorating your wall, door, windows or how about your back car window? That would be an interesting ticket to defend in Court.... Catrina comes folded in half and measures 24" wide x 13" high.
Made in Mexico. (shown on blue background)
A2126 $7 each
dia de muertos poster

Day of the Dead Mini Cemetery Poster

This mini poster is only 18" wide x 6" high, but it's sure cute! I wish they printed this one 8 feet long... would be nice. I could wall paper my living room! But it's a nice title with happy sugar skulls and skeletons partying hard in a cemetery. Really gets me in the mood for Day of the Dead. Made in Mexico (shown on blue background) A2127 $4 each
6 skeletons in various poses

Calavera Cutouts

If you don't want to invite real people to your Day of the Dead party, just get a pack of these wild skeletons to keep you company! They don't eat much either! Large 15" tall skeletons do things like playing the guitar, dancing, holding hot chocolate and pan de muerto, drinking in cowboy boots or visiting spirits on the grave. These one-sided cardboard skeletons will help you feel like you're in Mexico for Day of the Dead.

The manufacturer of these sends strange odd numbers when I order them, like there's 6 designs, but we'll get lots of some and few of others. So, to solve the problem, we are selling you a set of 5 of the 6 designs. The surprise will be which one will you NOT get! Made in Mexico. (shown on blue background)
A2123 $9 / set of 5 (out)

1 skeleton hook together closeup    6 skeleton hook-togethers Mariachi de Muertos cutouts

Skeleton Hook Togethers

Do you need something to play with over the kitchen table or fax machine? This pack of 5 individual, 2-sided skeletons can be dangled to make a linear mobile. Hook together and balance in crazy ways, or use individually for art, bulletin boards, invitations or decorating cards. Each skeleton is 4" x 5". Made in Mexico.
A2114 $4.50 / pack

Skeleton Mariachi Cutouts

When spirits arrive from heaven, they want music! They want to party, eat and feel close to their family. These skeleton mariachis are ready to give serenades in the cemetery. Great decorations for bulletin boards, windows, or make into ofrenda or table decorations. Each set has 8 one-sided pieces, basically in gray. 9 1/2" tall x 5" wide. Made in Mexico.
A2116 $8 / set of 8
5 skeleton hook togethers with colorful clothes

Mexican Tipico Hook Togethers

Energetic skeletons with rancho sombreros & huaraches can be used separately as decorations or hooked together and balanced as they dangle. Have some fun! Decorate cars, ofrendas, menus, windows, notebooks or lockers. Nice size for art projects. Colorfully printed on both sides.
5 1/2' tall x 5". Made in Mexico.
A2115 $4.50 / pack
Skelton with sombrero hook together
string of cutout sugar skulls on a purple string

Sugar Skull Cutout Garland

Two 35" long strings of colorfully decorated sugar skulls add a delightful border to a bulletin board or edge a table. They can be used many ways. Skulls measure 3 3/4" high and are printed on both sides. Pack of 2 strings. Made in Mexico.
A2113 $5 / pack
4 day of the dead cello candy bags

Day of the Dead Cello Treat Bags

Eureka! I finally found them. I've hunted for Day of the Dead images for years in party shops, dollar stores, big box seasonal aisles, cake decorating shops... We Day of the Dead folks need these to package up our decorated sugar skulls and chocolates made from our molds. We need them to hold our hand made gifts. These bags aren't cheap, but they are truly Day of the Dead images - sugar skulls, catrina and a crazy skeleton dancing in the cemetery. The good thing is that the bags are big - 6" x 11", no gusset. An order comes with all four images, printed in purple, orange and white. Made in Mexico.
A2104 $7 / 25-bag pack

While we all love to celebrate Day of the Dead with authentic folk art, support the vanishing Mexican artists and keep alive the tradition of hand made crafts ... sometimes folks like school teachers and party planners just need big, colorful, festive graphics for their projects. When I found these items that are designed in Pennsylvania, I decided to add them to our offerings. I think the designer must have spent several years participating in cemetery fiestas in Oaxaca and Michoacan in order to capture the festive nature of the holiday - use of cempasuchil wild marigolds, Posada-esque looking dancing skeletons, accuracy in cemetery "musicos" outfits, sugar skull decoration and the omnipresent Catrina. Note some items come bilingual! ~Angela

stickers for Day of the Dead package of clings Day of the Dead  stickers for windows Mexican Folk Arat tattoos book cover

Day of the Dead Stickers

4 sheets of smiling skulls, marigolds, dancing and guitar playing skeletons for invitations, homework or menus.
40 stickers.
A1206 $4 pack

Day of the Dead Clings

Never heard of clings? (me either) They're stickers that cling to windows and mirrors without sticky adhesives. Typical Day of the Dead designs. 12" x 17" (16 clings!)
A1207 $5 per pack

Mexican Folk Art Tattoos

These temporary tattoos are fun for Day of the Dead! Booklet comes with four colorful tattoos: a folk art armadillo, Day of the Dead sugar skull, 2 skeletons carrying a coffin, and a Huichol deer. The skull tattoo is 2" x 3" and is really cool. Tattoos are waterproof and can withstand soap and water.
A2008 $1.50 each booklet
four printed cardboard Day of the Dead masks dia de los muertos door decoration with dancing skeletons Maraca Mariachi cardboard decorations

Cardboard Masks for Day of the Dead

Four colorful printed cardboard masks with elastic bands. Use for art projects, ofrendas or parties!
A1196 $8 pack of 4

Dia de Los Muertos Door Decoration

Dancing skeletons with Dia de los Muertos greet your guests or students, inside or out. 30" x 5' long
A1197 $8 each

Maraca Mariachi Wall Decoration

Jointed Cardboard for your bulletin board or attach to thin dowels for ofrendas or big cakes! Printed on one side.
A1198 $5 pair
Calavera banner string

Calavera String Garland

Decorative 3-dimensional, machine die-cut tissue paper garland. 11 1/2" x 12 feet long. A1199 $9 / strand
both sides of a bilingual Day of the Dead / Dia de Los Muertos sign vertical paper sugar skull string decoration 3 Day of the Dead illustrations - catrina, mariachis, and cemetary decoration

Bilingual Day of the Dead Sign

1 cardboard sign with cempasuchil, candle and joyous sugar skull on both sides. Spanish on the front, English on the back. 18"
A1200 $5 each

3 Bulletin Board Signs for Day of the Dead

Musicians (musicos) ready to give serenades in the cemetery, La Catrina in her fancy hat and an ofrenda with cempasuchil (marigolds), veladoras (votive candles) and calavera de azucar (sugar skull). 18" each, printed on both sides.
A1201 $8.50 set of 3
skull votive candle holder  

Sugar Skull Votive Candle Cup

that you can decorate yourself! This fun project for adults or children looks great with glitter glue pens, puff paint pens, colored markers and acrylic paint. An ofrenda necessity! 3" x 3"
A1203 $5.75 each

Vertical Sugar Skulls on a string

9 two-sided images on 6-ft string
A1202 $4.50 each

 

sugar skull garland

Sugar Skull Garland Swag

Printed on 2-sided cardboard. 9" x 4 1/2 feet long. Just great to hang over your ofrenda if you're in cold climate where you can't find fresh marigolds! A1205 $ 7 each
day of the dead skeleton refrigerator magnet

Skeleton Magnets

3.5 inches x 2.5 inches $6 each
Javier Ramos
(left) A1097
Posada - Fandango (top right) A1098
Catrina (bottom right) A1099

Serenade Wallet Mirrors

by Mexican artist Javier Ramos
Reverse-painted glass. Set of 2. Each mirror is 2" wide x 2.8" high
A1008 $15 pair (out temporarily)
felt skeleton on a stick ofrenda 22inches

Felted Skeleton on a Stick!

These are hand sewn and felted in Peru. Embroidered by hand. Very cute little skeletons for all kinds of reasons. Pop them into a floral arrangement, add ribbons for a party favor, add to a gift or craft. 41/2” tall.  Total length is 13”
A2037 $7.50 each

Altar Cutout

Classic ofrenda shows candles, sugar skulls, drink, fruit & flowers on papel picado back. 22 inch 2-sided cardboard ofrenda.
A1210 $4 each

We are finding that many of our customers are very talented crafters! So, after you're done with your sugar skull decorating, we have Dia de los Muertos craft projects for you to try!

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