Mexican Christmas Decor
About Mexican Christmas Decor
The most important parts of Mexican decorations for Christmas are the Nativity scene and Mexican Christmas tree ornaments.
The authentic and hand made Mexican Christmas nativity set and Mexican Christmas ornaments you can order on internet and get them from Mexico, or you can buy them in specialized Christmas shops in the United States.
You should know however that on line you have bigger choice of Mexican Christmas ornaments and they usually cost less than the ones sold in stores.
Also, no matter where and how you buy them they are usually not cheep which is one of the reasons why it is good to make some ornaments yourself.
Another, and more important, reason why you should make some Mexican Christmas ornaments with your children and other family members is that it is a lot of fun and children love doing it.
Also, you can use that opportunity to teach your children about traditional Mexican culture, famous and important Mexican people, accomplishments, places, Mexican way of living and so on.
Some of the interesting and representative Mexican Christmas ornaments that you can buy or make are: Our lady of Guadalupe, Mexican Bells, Sombrero ornaments, Mexican Loteria Christmas ornaments, Mexican chili peppers ornaments, Mexican flag ornament, Mexican skull Christmas ornaments, angels ornaments, etc.
There are many other Mexican Christmas ornaments that can be part of your Mexican Christmas decor. In fact, the only thing that can limit your choice of the ornaments is your knowledge about Mexican culture.
In other words, you can make an ornament about anything you see as important part of traditional or modern Mexican culture.
A side from the Nativity set and Christmas ornaments you can buy some ribbons and balloons in red, white and green colors and place them around the house and of course dont forget about the Mexican Christmas lantern decorations.