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Happy Birthday, Frida Kahlo!

Today is the birthday of Frida Kahlo, born in Coyoacán, just outside Mexico City (1907). She was born in her parents’ home, La Casa Azul — the Blue House. When Kahlo was 18, the bus she was riding collided with a streetcar. Her collarbone, spine, and pelvis were fractured. She was bedridden for several months, and it was during this time that she first took up painting. Her mother rigged up an easel that would fit over the bed, and, using a mirror, she painted her first of 55 self-portraits. She showed her early efforts to Mexican muralist Diego Rivera, who encouraged her to keep at it. Kahlo said: “There have been two great accidents in my life. One was...

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Frida Kahlo Art Print !

Due to the interest of Frida Kahlo fans in the beautiful drawing by tag+art @tag_plus_art for our giveaway, tag+art @tag_plus_art has just released a limited edition of 25 fine art prints from the original drawing of the unforgettable Frida Kahlo, one of Mexico’s most iconic artists. You can now purchase your Frida print art at www.kahloshouse.com

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We have winner of our Frida giveaway!

Giveaway winner ! We have winner of our Frida giveaway! The winner is @mia494 . Congratulations to the winner!  We will contact the lucky winner shortly so we can get contact information to send the gifts. Thank you very much to all our followers for participating in this giveaway and for supporting us. We also have good news! Due to the interest of Frida Kahlo fans in the beautiful drawing by tag+art @tag_plus_art for our giveaway, tag+art has just released a limited edition of 25 fine art prints from the original drawing of the unforgettable Frida Kahlo, one of Mexico’s most iconic artists. You can now purchase your Frida print art at www.kahloshouse.com

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Artisan Mercado + Lotería

This Saturday, August 15 from 10am to 3pm.Come to the Artisan Mercado + lotería at the Peña gallery on Congress Ave. and enjoy a nice day of shopping, play the famous Mexican lottery and win great prizes.Kahlo’s House will be featuring our collection of Lolkina espadrilles and tag+art will have their collection of fine art prints. We have our promotion of buy 1 pair of Lolkina shoes an get 1 Pom Pom Garland free.I will not be there but thanks to the owners of Artisan Mercado for making sure Kahlo’s House will be represented.If you are interested of our other products, please contact me by message and I will send the product to the event.Thank you very much for your...

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Frida Giveaway! Sponsored by Kahlo’s House, tag+art and Amatl!

Frida Giveaway! Sponsored by Kahlo’s House, tag+art and Amatl.Are you felling lucky today? Enter to win this amazing bundle of Frida kahlo products.We are giving away products made especially for Frida Kahlo fans this month to celebrate her life.To enter our Frida Giveaway: 1-Like our picture and follow @kahlos_house_mexican_boutique @tag_plus_art @amatl228 .2-Tag 2 friends who would also love to win this giveaway in the comments.3- Repost or add this post to your story for extra credits.This package includes:-Original 5” x 7” pencil drawing of Frida Kahlo made by tag+art-Frida Kahlo earrings provided by Amatl .-Frida Kahlo Tank top, mug and charm. -Textile necklace made by the artisans of Chiapas. All these fantastic item sponsored by Kahlo’s House.Good luck !!! www.kahloshouse.com

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