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Mexican Finger Pulls
Very similar to Chinese finger traps, these traditional finger pulls are known in Mexico as "atrapa-novios" or boyfriend catchers. Supposedly, girls would trick boys into putting their fingers inside, trapping them into becoming their boyfriend. We won't be held responsible if you get trapped!
These owl hangings are decorated in designs inspired by the Mexican Day of the Dead celebrations. Each owl has dangley wings and legs, suspended using thick twine.
Approx: 32cm × 30cm × 1cm
Candy Skull Hanger
Inspired by the Mexican tradition of making candy skulls for their Day of the Dead celebrations, these Balinese creations are hand carved and then carefully hand painted in eye catchingly bold designs.
Approx: 9cm × 12cm × 2cm
Day of the Dead Man
These wonderfully decorated skeletons are handmade and painted in Bali. They are inspired by traditional Mexican designs known as either 'calacas' or 'calaveras.'
Day of the Dead Lady
These wonderfully decorated skeletons are handmade and painted in Bali. They are inspired by traditional Mexican designs known as either 'calacas' or 'calaveras.' Whilst these designs are made year round, it is during the day of the dead festival at the end of October and beginning of November that they are displayed everywhere.
Candy Skull Mariachi
This cool guitarista is a Day of the Dead version of a traditional Mexican mariachi player. These amazing creations are a variation on traditional Mexican designs known as either 'calacas' or 'calaveras.'
Approx: 19cm × 59cm
Candy Skull Bat
These spooky bats are made from solid carved pieces of wood, painted with vibrant colours and patterns. These amazing creations are a variation on traditional Mexican designs known as either 'calacas' or 'calaveras.'
Wingspan approx: 28cm
Total height approx: 42cm
Candy Cow Skull
Available in three colours and painted in a style inspired by the Mexican Day of the Dead celebrations, these fantastic plaques look great on any wall.
Approx: 30cm × 30cm × 2cm
Inspired by traditional Mexican guiros, this fantastic instrument creates a wonderful scraping sound with its hollow body resonating chamber. The instrument also features decorative detailing and a glossy paintjob evocative of the Mexican flag.
Approx: 7cm ∅ × 36cm
Medium Molinillo Mexican Chocolate Stirrer
Known as molinillo, these special chocolate whisks are ornately handcarved items that work brilliantly for mixing and frothing up a hot chocolate. They are held between both palms and then rolled back forth.
Approx: 29cm long
Large Molinillo Mexican Chocolate Stirrer
Known as molinillo, these larger special chocolate whisks are ornately handcarved items that work brilliantly for mixing and frothing up a hot chocolate.
Approx: 33cm long
Day of The Dead Earrings
These beautiful little earrings are carefully hand decorated and made from bottletops. Each earrings depicts either 'La Calavera Catrina,' a popular image in Mexico, or Frida Kahlo as a calavera. These earrings use silver plated hooks and come in four designs.
Please select your design from the dropbox or select assorted for a mix.
Beautiful little hand woven baskets from Mexico. Mexico has a rich and long history of basketry and they are used in many aspects of daily life.
Approx: 13cm ∅
Set of Traditional Tortilla Baskets
Present at the majority of Mexican meals, these tortilla baskets are designed to keep your delicious corn tortillas covered and warm. Line with a tea towel to lock the heat in further.
Set of Two.
Approx: Large 22cm ∅ Small 19cm ∅
Hanging Day of the Dead Lady
Known as calacas, these little figures are commonly used decorations for The Day of The Dead celebrations in Mexico. As with most aspects of the festival, these figures are considered to be joyful symbols rather than macabre.
Approx: 17cm high
Total hanging height with string around 40cm.
Mexican Glazed Ceramic Peace Cross
These beautiful little authentic Mexican crosses have a smooth, glazed finish and are decorated with traditional Mexican flower patterns and a white dove.
Alta Ceramic Owl Large
These beautiful little owls come unglazed and decorated with detailed flower motifs. Each one has been hand crafted in Jalisco, Mexico.
Approx: 3cm × 5cm × 3cm