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13 Día De Los Muertos Costumes That Went The Extra Mile

On Nov. 1st and 2nd, celebrate the Mexican holiday that honors loved ones who have passed away. Bring the Day of the Dead to life this November by taking your costume the extra mile. Ford — Go Further.

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1. The one whose makeup demands a second look — and maybe a third or fourth.

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Lopshire Photography (CC BY-SA http://2.0) / Flickr: 23362579@N02

2. The couple that paid attention to detail from head to toe and from bone to bone.

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3. The one that proves that using the basics doesn't necessarily mean "basic."

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AmateurArtGuy (CC BY-ND http://2.0) / Flickr: amateurartguy

4. The bride and groom that are in this forever... and then some.

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5. The one that's so striking you almost didn't realize there's a snake in the photo.

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6. The makeup that grows on you with time.

7. The one that took its limits to new heights.

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8. The pirate who's all bones and no booty.

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9. The one you're weirdly attracted to.

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10. The divas that don't care if you like it because they brought their own fan...

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11. ...and their own shade — so keep it to yourself.

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12. The one that's gravely haunting.

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 30: Public attends the Hollywood Forever Cemetery Presents "Dia de Los Muertos" on October 30, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 30: Public attends the Hollywood Forever Cemetery Presents "Dia de Los Muertos" on October 30, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

13. And the one that will leave you with nightmares until the next Día de los Muertos.

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