'Skelton Lady' of Mexican Day of Dead spreads look

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Posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013 12:00 am

MEXICO CITY (AP) - She's been a fixture at Day of the Dead fiestas for a century, and Mexico's elegant and classy "Skeleton Lady" is even inspiring some movie and rock stars in the U.S. to don Halloween costumes based on the macabre figure.

As Mexico's capital marks the 100th anniversary of the death of the artist who created "Catrina," dozens of video bloggers are offering tips on how to nail her pale skull look.

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