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The Top Three Mexican Wrestlers of All Time

Mexican wrestling is an entertaining sport that has captured the hearts and minds of people all across the world. From its earliest days as a medley of Greco-Roman techniques to its current iterati...

Why you should always keep a Poncho in your Office Desk Drawer

Go ahead and look through your desk drawer.  How many things in your desk are actually useful? Discarded candy bars, orphaned business cards, even fingernail clippings – a lot of trash gets collect...

Top 10 Reasons that you NEED a Hippie Poncho

As the summer dawns in much of the world, it is once again time for music festivals and outdoor festivities. What better piece of clothing to celebrate the new season with than a poncho?  Hippie po...

Where to buy the Clint Eastwood Poncho Costume in the USA

Where to buy Clint Eastwood Poncho Costume in the USA We are an Australian seller of quality hand made Mexican ponchos. One of our most popular items is our Clint Eastwood poncho, also known as th...

Summer Music Festivals - Why You Need A Poncho

With summer fast arriving, there are a myriad of music festivals lined up. A few of these festivals which you are likely to attend will include the Rainbow Serpent Festival, Falls Music Festival, W...

10 Famous People From Mexico to Dress Up As

There's a big costume party coming up and you have no clue who to dress up as to the party? Fret not for here's a list of 10 famous people from Mexico City that will inspire your next trend setting...

Mexican - The Perfect Theme for Your Work Christmas Party

Christmas parties in the office don’t have to be boring and dreaded anymore Thanks to the evolution of such parties into theme parties. Here we have mexican christmas party ideas, and mexican chris...

Halloween 2014 Ideas - Mexican Style

Halloween 2014 Ideas – Mexican Style Halloween in Mexico might not be a Mexican holiday by rights, but Mexican culture has numerous holidays and traditions that revolve around the concept of dark h...

The Top Five Poncho-Making Countries

Some ponchos are rich with the cultural heritage of South America – a mixture of elements from traditional Aztec garb and Spanish conquistador uniforms. There are many kinds of ponchos: Fleece ponc...

Mexican Costumes and “The Simpsons”

The Mexican costume, the poncho and sombrero in particular, are forever enshrined in the halls of popular culture fame. Virtually every long-running series of American television has utilized the M...

Five Unique Uses for a Mexican Poncho

Sure, the mexican poncho is a great clothing item – and a fantastic addition to a period-accurate costume or uniform… but what else can it do? Throughout the world, the poncho is known as the most ...

What's the difference between a poncho and a serape?

To put it simply... A Serape or Sarape as it might be spelt is a rectangular blanket generally woven quite long (often seen as a table runner) that feature fancy designs generally associated with M...