When it comes to Cinco de Mayo celebrations Swell leads the charge. Which is fitting considering today actually honors a significant battle in which Mexico triumphed over French invasion in 1862. Many folks mistakingly believe that the 5th of May is Mexico’s Independence Day, which is instead celebrated on September 16. See, shopping with Swell makes you smarter and more attractive. Check out the rest of our Mexican-inspired gear here.Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.