WEEKENDER: Lan Kwai Fong Carnival, Christmas fairs, Arts In The Park Mardis Gras and more! The highlight? A massive parade on Sunday snaking into the streets of Causeway Bay, with over 600 people dressed in magnificent Mardi Gras costumes – you might even find yourself trying to join in!
When: 17-18 November, 10am-5pm; parade on Sunday starts at 3pm
Where: Central Lawn, Victoria...
Coolest Affordable Men's Capsule Collection Ever It was like the Mardi Gras of fashion."
Shimon: "Seeing the J. Press collection that we designed come to life."
Who would you rather dress, Ryan Lochte or Michael Phelps?
Mark: "I don't give a shit."
Ian: "Ryan Lochte because I hung out with him in Vegas."
Morgan: "Phelps (laughs) I just saw...
Lumieres de artifices & Blush Horizon And let's not even get into the drunk people on the streets who confuse FNO with Mardi Gras. But I digress, let's get back to this fabulous new set from CHANEL.
Luxury and festivity come together for CHANEL's new edition of Fashion's Night Out from Peter Philips, Creative Director of CHANEL...
Vintage Inspired Plus Size Wedding Dresses It happened in February, during Mardi Gras. A week later, we told our families. A month later we told our close friends, and about two months later came out on Facebook. We've never been the types to go fast with our relationship.
Slowly, but surely, we're figuring out what our...
A New View of New Orleans with 10thirteen destination and is internationally known for Mardi Gras, but growing up here most of my life kind of dulled my senses to its beauty. I spent this amazing day in the city getting reacquainted with some old favorites, making new ones, and appreciating the culture that is New Orleans 24-7 – even...
MAC Heavenly Creature Collection Swatches, Photos & Review Reminds me of Mardi Gras! All blended it creates a very unique looking plum brown shade with gold shimmer. In real life it looks much more interesting than this swatch. I like it!
Cremesheen Glass Meteoric, Lipstick Pleasure Seeker
Pleasureseeker is a glaze...
Hillary Clinton Mardi Gras Glasses" And then you put on some purple Mardi Gras beads and rings and some absurd green and purple gag glasses. You tossed your hair. You are the coolest.
From The Vault: You're Beautiful, Naturally Between the sunscreens and the sun blocks, the UVA and the UBV, it's easier to become more confused than a tourist during Mardi Gras. How confused is that? Let's just say it involves a level of confusion that may cause someone to bolt across the parade route from one cop to another while that...
Weekend Hot! or Hmm...: Angela Simmons, Jada Pinkett Smith, Nia Long, and more! This Pip from Great Expectations complete with Mardi Gras beads look he's rocking here is doing nothing for either of us.
Well, that's all folks! Who do you think rocked it this weekend?
Group Projects: theme: Holiday " I Do Windows
Group 3 – Cubes – Mardi Gras
This group works well together and it shows in their work. Another nice job! My only pet peeve is how flat the tissue paper looks. I want it to stick up out of the bag and not be pressed down against the wall of the cube. Trim it if that's the case. These are...
Outfits Under $100: St. Patrick's Day – College Fashion
Even if drinking green beer and donning leftover Mardi Gras beads isn't your thing, there are plenty of ways to celebrate this holiday! For example, I decided to throw a chic chartreuse soiree celebrating St. Pat's. All the traditional food will be served and wearing green is...
DIY INSPIRATION - DIP DYE SHORTS The house feels like a Mexican festival what with all the paints, bright fabrics, pom poms, ribbons and the like (ok sounds more like Sydney mardi gras). My boyfriend's absolutely loving the pandemonium... not.
There was a a little bit of dying going on as well - Dree inspired me! Oh and...
Dolce & Gabbana Crystal-Embellished Stretch-Tulle Bustier A Mardi-Gras parade's worth of rainbow-like colors catapult the "wow" factor of this already-sexy piece to about 100 on a scale of one to ten.
So it might be a little too editorial-fantastic to wear in real life – actually, this would be fab for a "New Year's Eve in Vegas" spread. And
Lush's Do Knot Disturb - Valentine's Day Gift
Today is Mardi Gras! Laissez les bon temps rouler (let the good times roll)! And tomorrow begins Lent. If you honor it, is there anything you're giving up or taking on?
Lipgloss Break: CND Shellac swatches She was feeling inspired by Carnival and Mardi Gras :) Along with her base and top coat, she used two coats of Masquerade and one coat of Mother of Pear. Rocking nails.
CND Shellac Masquerade & Mother of Pearl
We are huge fans of CND Shellac here at Lipgloss Break. Check out all of our...
Links to Love: Confidence, Muses, & Aging A-Go-Go
Happy Mardi Gras, cats & kittens! You'll find me buried under a mound of beads and booze for the next few days. Hope your days are quiet & peaceful or rockin' and raucous!
It's Mardi Gras, Y'all
My Mardi Gras Day itenerary goes something like this:
Anything can happen once we are downtown. It's really a magical, serendipitous day, filled with running into old friends, crashing weird little house parties, impromptu dancing in the middle of the street, and all of this happens...
Weekender: Forever & Again Swap Party, Geisha of Gion and More! lessons!), in France it's the Mardi Gras... but one thing we know for sure is that it's a great excuse to scoff down some crepes! Chef Jullien Renault will be cooking up a crepe storm at throughout the week, so forget about making a mess in your kitchens and head down there for some scrummy...
Rocking a Champagne Life on a Beer BudgetMy month ahead features Mardi Gras & opening the first play of the semester– so you're going to see lots of fab guest posts in February! This post comes to us from the savvy and sexy Sarah Von of Yes and Yes fame. This gal's blog has been a daily read for as long as I can remember, and her...
How to make your own Scandinavian Spring DecorationThe Scandinavian celebration Fastelavn the Sunday before Lent, similar to Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras and Carnival, will in 2012 be celebrated on Sunday the 19th of February. We would celebrate by baking Fastelavn Sweet Buns with cream, by having a Carnival and also by decorating...