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Mardi Gras Over The Top


The rise in “over the top” “look at me” mantra is accelerating in the fashion world…

(hint, hint) It is projected to be a MAJOR message in spring/summer 2017


What better way to draw inspiration for elaborate looks than to Mardi Gras!?





mardi gras mood board


Relvery 

Parades

& Parties 

all take place for one indulgent experience every year


Keith Haring and tribes


Valentino

Valentino

The first Mardi Gras day parade is said to have been celebrated in 1837. 

1913


Etsy

Valentino


Dolce & Gabbana

March Jacobs

Vogue Germany | Frida Gustavsson by Greg Kadel




mood bd

Dolce & Gabbana 

Valentino

Gucci




over the top trend





DOLCE and GABBANA Multicolor DG4275H 52 Grey lenses 52mm

Dolce & Gabbana

CLICK AND DRAG TO ROTATE

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups lukewarm water 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 envelope active dry yeast 2 eggs, slightly beaten 1 1/4 teaspoons salt 1 cup evaporated milk 7 cups bread flour 1/4 cup shortening Nonstick spray Oil, for deep-frying 3 cups confectioners’ sugar French Quarter Beignets