Papel picado garland:
Decoratively cut paper used in Mexico for all holidays and fiestas.
During the “Día de los Muertos” celebration it is placed around the edges of the altar, which adds color to the table. Some say that the four elements are represented with different items at the altar and the movement of the “papel picado” represents air.
Made by artisans in Huixcolotla, Puebla
Each garland is 5 meters long and have 10 papel picado pieces of 45 x 35 cm. in different colors.
Please consider that all our products are hand crafted by artisans communities. Minimal flaws, slight drawing/stroke lines or differences are part of this enchanted unique piece.