Pinata (piñata), the famous brightly colored figure, usually made of paper-mâché, traditionally filled with sweets, fruits and gifts. Nice to have as an extra. A pinata is used with Christmas and children's birthdays. The pinata is filled with candy, confetti and possibly small presents, after which he is hung. Save the children may run into there blindfolded so that when he breaks, a deluge of candies, confetti etc. on the children. Usually than the one that the piñata is broken has beaten the others on these sweets. Pinata's filled with small gifts are often used at the end of the party. If the broken pinata is struck, everyone has a nice reminder to the party. The pinata is not very strong. He often consists of straw, paper-mâché or clay. Used to have a pinata usually animal shape (often a donkey) or human. The traditional Mexican pinata is a seven pointed star, where each point for one of the seven deadly sins. The Mexicanshop.nl can various kinds, sizes and colours specially on your request. Please contact us for the possibilities to order.