Colorful Day of the Dead tiles make great gifts!

The Day of the Dead  or Dia De Los Muertos is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and throughout the world on October 31, November 1 and November 2. In Mexico it is a day to honor and celebrate your ancestors with music, food and festive decorations. In the US, the Day of the Dead is usually celebrated in conjunction with Halloween.

Day of the Dead sugar skulls     Day of the Dead Catrinas     Day of the Dead celebration

Day of the Dead decorations, including tile, has seen a huge growth in popularity in the US, probably because of its fun colorful designs and funky stylish look.  Day of the dead tiles are now found all year round in homes and businesses across the country and world.

Mexican Tile Designs carries over 50 bright, bold, colorful raised relief ceramic tile Day of the Dead designs! These make perfect gifts as you are sure to find one for anyone you on your list. Do you know a golfer, a gardener, a skier or mother? Perhaps someone who loves baseball, or basketball, cats or watching TV? There is a Day of the Dead skeleton tile just for them!

Here are just a few:

Day of the Dead Rock and Roll tile     Skeleton Barbecuing Day of the Dead tile      Day of the Dead dog and leash tile     Couch Potato Day of the Dead tile      Day of the Dead Freida tileCowboy Day of the Dead tile

But these durable, beautiful tiles aren’t just for gifts, they are also the perfect way to tile your bar area, outdoor kitchen, billiards room or even your shower, as in this photo below:

Day of the Dead shower surround

In addition to the large 6”x6” raised relief Day of the Dead tile, there are also ten beautiful tiles featuring Day of the Dead figures by renowned Mexican ceramic artist Gorky Gonzales. Here are just two examples!

Day of the Dead tile by Gorky Gonzales        Day of the Dead tile by Gorky Gonzales

Or think of where you can put a wonderful Dia De Los Muertos tile mural featuring a Day of the Dead Catrina holding a chili pepper! It may be just perfect for your patio, rec room, or even your tub surround!

Day of the Dead tile mural

At Mexican Tile Designs, we’re always available to help with design ideas, tile calculations, installation tips and more. Give us a call toll free at 866-382-1628 or email: