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Wellcome Trust ‘Charms and Miracles’ exhibition

Coinciding with the opening of the Wellcome Trust’s ‘Miracles and Charms‘ exhibition, this weekend saw their Day of the DeadĀ event (above), with sugar skull decorating, papel picado, pan de muerte, … Continue reading

November 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

HALLOWEEN WEEK 4: Decorations

For the Day of the Dead traditions (celebrated 1st and 2nd November), Ofrendas (offerings) are set up often in the form of an altar, to remember and honor the memory … Continue reading

October 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Skeleton Mexican Papel Picado

If you want more of an ‘edge’ to your bunting, try some Mexican Papel Picado. Available from Milagros, London, these paper cuts are used to decorate the festivities in Mexico. … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment