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Barbie releasing limited-edition 'Day of the Dead' doll to celebrate Mexican holiday

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Mattel is releasing a limited-edition Barbie in honor of the Mexican holiday Dia De Los Muertos or "Day of the Dead," this month. (Photo courtesy of Mattel){ }

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- Mattel is releasing a limited-edition Barbie in honor of the Mexican holiday Día De Los Muertos, also known as the "Day of the Dead."

The Día De Los Muertos Barbie features the doll wearing a long black dress embroidered with flowers, skulls and butterflies in colorful patterns.

Her face is painted with a skull to represent the dead, which honors departed loved ones.

Día De Los Muertos or "Day of the Dead," which is celebrated October 31 through November 2.

The Día De Los Muertos will officially be released Thursday. You can find it at Walmart and Amazon for $75.

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