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Fun Facts About Day of the Dead | Sugar Skull Fashion

Gearbunch Blog Team @ 2018-01-15 12:03:37 +1100

The traditional Mexican holiday famous for its positive attitude towards death Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is becoming more and more popular outside of Mexico. It is held every year from October the 31st to November the 2nd, when friends and family gather to honor their loved ones who are no longer living. Even though the theme is death, this festive and colorful celebration lasting three days is an explosion of life-affirming joy.  If you were wondering what is the relation of the skeleton character or skull with the Day of the Dead; is the Day of...

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Calavera Makeup DIY | Best Sugar Skull Looks for Halloween

Gearbunch Blog Team @ 2017-12-18 19:59:01 +1100

Mexico's annual festival "Dia de los muertos" or "Day of the Dead" is a celebration of the lives of those who have passed, and an invitation for them to return to visit for a day. While rooted in Mexican tradition, more recently, Day of the Dead fashion is hitting an all-time popularity high becoming an American pop culture obsession. Sugar skulls are also an often choice for Halloween, since Day of the Dead starts on the very same day, Oct. 31. If you have some awesome makeup skills, your creation can really excel as part of your Halloween costume. And guess what? You don't...

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Day of the Dead Outfits | Top 5 Sugar Skull Leggings

Gearbunch Blog Team @ 2017-10-30 03:37:56 +1100

From Unique Day of the Dead outfits to Halloween costumes and face painting kits that show up every October, sugar skulls have become extremely popular in art and fashion lately. Día de los Muertos popularity is growing in the United States, which is why the calavera has become such a popular symbol. Although Día de los Muertos and Halloween might have something in common, they are distinct holidays. They are both having early Christian cultures' beliefs based on the idea that the spirits return at that time of year. If you aren’t that much into the modern Halloween version of...

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Day Of The Dead Fashion | Stylish Sugar Skull Outfits

Gearbunch Blog Team @ 2017-10-02 08:47:24 +1100

Day of the Dead is just around the corner! But have you put your stylish outfit together yet? So, while you are in the middle of preparing your altars, making your sugar skulls, or baking your pan de muerto, you can check out our tips to help you get the perfect Day of the Dead look!   About Day of the Dead The Day of the Dead is one of the most popular annual festivals in Mexico celebrating the reunion of dead relatives with their families. On Nov. 1 ("Día de los Angelitos" — Day of the Little Angels) and...

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