It’s here, it’s here, it’s finally here!! Friday is the start of Mardi Gras weekend, and we are packing up to head to New Orleans for the next few days.
I have been going to Nola for Mardi Gras since I was a little kid, and each year it is one of the events I look forward to the most. Now, even though I am a self-proclaimed horrible packer, Mardi Gras is a little easier to pack for because it’s so casual. Keep reading for tips on how to put together the perfect Mardi Gras parade outfit.
How to Choose the Perfect Mardi Gras Outfit:
You must be comfortable. I prefer a blousy option to hide all of the eating and drinking I do throughout the weekend. I don’t like to tuck my shirt in, because that just gets in the way of parading, dancing and, again, over eating and drinking. This Splendid shirt is a perfect option. Also, bring along a lightweight outerwear piece since you might be out from morning to night with changing temperatures. I always grab this lululemon reversible bomber jacket, and it is easily one of my favorite purchase of 2017 so far.Keep Reading