35 Mexican Table Decorations Ideas

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Woohoo…time for some colorful Mexican table decorations today for all of you that want to throw fun parties for your dear amigos! A Mexican party table displays exotic cocktails, chilled margaritas, appetizers and desserts. Apart from the colorful food, a south of the border themed table also features bright serapes, sombreros and pinatas. Now its time to unfold the treasures today!

Mexican table decorations for a fiesta party

Mexican table decorations for a fiesta must look over the top literally! That’s why we are presenting tables that are adorned with the coolest of cool accessories. For example – flower pots, serapes, pinatas and tissue paper crafts. When it’s a fiesta party that you are planning, the tables in no way can look dull. It’s very “Un-Mexican” to even think of going simple and plain! What you can do is grab some terracotta vases or pots, then, top these up with colorful fresh flowers, or artificial ones, and as a finishing touch, place a few gorgeously woven serape under as table mats or runners.

There are so many creative ways to add a party flavor to your fiesta tables. Laying out a colorful spread of food also helps in bringing a festive cheer to the décor. You can take the help of tissue paper flowers, glass votives with candles, pinatas or sombreros for making the tables become the focal points at your party.

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So grab some margaritas and say hello to your amigos with style!

Cute earthen vase centerpiece with flowers

Cute earthen vase centerpiece with flowers

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Gorgeous Mexican fiesta party centerpiece

Gorgeous Mexican fiesta party centerpiece

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Traditional Mexican fiesta dinner party table decor

Traditional Mexican fiesta dinner party table decor

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DIY colourful Mexican fiesta table decor

DIY colorful Mexican fiesta table decor

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Tissue paper Mexican table decorations

Mexican table decor will look bland if you do not put up tissue paper crafts. Flowers made of tissue papers in a variety of colors is an integral part of any fiesta. For a festive table décor, craft out tissue paper pinwheels or buntings and spread these over the table’s railing, or cut out colorful flags and stick these inside glass filled with candies or other accessories.

Favor boxes too can bear tissue paper decorations when you embellish these with colorful paper designs. You can add other features like bright colored sombreros along with these paper crafts. A Mexican table can be adorned using a number of ideas and there are no hard and fast rules.

Unlike most Mexican fiesta tables where you usually see pinatas and serapes, the picture of a table shown has utilized a yellow lantern that’s decorated using paper flower balls. So, get ready to pick some cool ideas we have shown under. From colorful flags, flowers, pinata decorations to paper crafts on sombreros, there is a lot to choose from.

Yellow and pink themed Mexican table decor using tissue paper

Yellow and pink themed Mexican table decor using tissue paper

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Sweet tissue paper floral decor

Mexican Table Decor

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Plastic pots wrapped in tissue paper arranged on party table

Plastic pots wrapped in tissue paper arranged on party table

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Colourful tissue paper flowers and yellow lantern decor

Colourful tissue paper flowers and yellow lantern decor

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Tissue paper flower decor seen on the table

Tissue paper flower decor seen on the table

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Colourful tissue paper flower centerpiece

Colorful tissue paper flower centerpiece

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Gorgeous Mexican table decorations with serapes

How about adding an authentic touch to your fiesta party table? Well, try these gorgeous looking serapes. A serape is a traditional Mexican shawl woven in different bold colors. It can be used as a table runner. Or, you can also wrap it around your pinata centerpiece. We have tried collecting a few awesome serape décor ideas that will make your parties memorable. How about decorating cactus over brightly laid serapes? Well, this idea is simply very innovative and must be tried. If you aren’t a cactus person, then try to embellish with colorful pinatas of donkeys, or any other animal that you like.

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Mexican table decor with serape and cactus

Mexican table decor with serape and cactus

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A colourful serape embellishes this Mexican party table

A colorful serape embellishes this Mexican party table

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Multicolour serape decorated along with colourful bowls

Multicolored serape decorated along with colorful bowls

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Adorable Mexican serape decor

Adorable Mexican serape decor

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Serape decor along with cactus and flowers

Serape decor along with cactus and flowers

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A fiesta table decorated with flowers and serape

A fiesta table decorated with flowers and serape

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Mexican wedding table decorated with serapes and flowers

Mexican wedding table decorated with serapes and flowers

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Golden candle succulent pots and mini serapes decorations

Golden candle succulent pots and mini serapes decorations

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Stunning Mexican table decorations with pinatas

A pinata is a typical Mexican festive accessory that’s made of paper, cloth or paper mache. In most Mexican parties or festivals, pinatas are often broken. These contain sweets, candies or toys for kids. You can add a festive flair to your tables by adding pinata decor. Pinatas must look colorful and can be embellished with tissue flowers and ruffles. A piñata can be used as the main centerpiece or can be used along with serapes and sombreros. Look at the large donkey piñata centerpiece seen decking up the table. It sure looks fun and bright. Similarly, miniature pinatas can be placed along with cactus, or paper flower crafts.

Gorgeous donkey pinata centerpiece

Gorgeous donkey pinata centerpiece

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Cute Mexican fiesta table decor using pinata and sombrero

Cute Mexican fiesta table decor using pinata and sombrero

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Cute and colourful pinata and bags

Cute and colorful pinata and bags

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Adorable floral pinata centerpiece

Adorable floral pinata centerpiece

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Gorgeous pinata centerpiece decking up this Mexican food table

Gorgeous pinata centerpiece decking up this Mexican food table

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Awesome Mexican table decor with papel picado

Papel picado crafts are often associated with Mexican fiestas. It is a perforated paper that’s used to make various festive motifs like mats and flags. Papel picado designs adorn Mexican themed party tables as papel picado is a typical Mexican folk art. These look decorative plus add a vibrant look to any table. Either use these crafts as table mats or runners, or create unique looking table number cards as shown in the pictures below. A papel picado art is a typical Mexican décor feature mostly seen on fiesta tables. You can use different colors here.

Yellow papel picado table number and floral decor

Yellow papel picado table number and floral decor

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Papel picado table runner decor along with colourful flags

Papel picado table runner decor along with colorful flags

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Papel picado escort cards decorated with flowers

Papel picado escort cards decorated with flowers

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Stunning Mexican papel picado flag decorations

Stunning Mexican papel picado flag decorations

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Flowers and papel picado table number decor on table

Flowers and papel picado table number decor on table

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Red papel picado table runner decor

Red papel picado table runner decor

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Stylish Mexican table decor with sombreros

Viva La Fiesta decorations cannot do without Sombreros! A sombrero is a Mexican hat with a wide brim worn often by Mexican men. It comes in various colors and patterns. Most festivities in Mexico will feature these wide brimmed hats around which tissue flowers and succulents will be decorated. Look at these beautiful Sombrero Mexican table decorations to get inspiration. We have gathered these ideas as these are popular all over with most festival tables, either Mexican or non-Mexican. Sombrero décor can be complimented with other ideas like fresh cactus pots, pinatas, serapes and gorgeous paper flowers.

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Awesome Sombrero Honeycomb centerpiece

Awesome sombrero honeycomb centerpiece

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DIY candy filled sombreros placecards and centerpiece

DIY candy filled sombreros place cards and centerpiece

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Adorable glass jar sombrero centerpiece

Adorable glass jar sombrero centerpiece

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Awesome sombrero centerpiece

Awesome sombrero centerpiece

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Balloon sombrero centerpiece on table

Balloon sombrero centerpiece on table

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A sombrero centerpiece decked up with succulents

A sombrero centerpiece decked up with succulents

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Mexican table decor is famous for its folk art designs and brightness. Its not only for Cinco de Mayo celebrations that tables need to look festive. Other fiestas too must look fun and cheerful. Add some festive serapes, pinatas and succulents to your table. These *Mexican table decorations* are for every occasion and are quite attractive.


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