How To Dress Up for Mardi Gras

Best Mardi Gras fancy clothes

Short on ideas for how to dress up for Mardi Gras? Well, actually finding fancy outfits for the event is so easy… As long as you get an original costume, you are ready to join the fun. However, you may want to dress up for Mardi Gras in closely related clothes…

Mardi Gras is one of the best times of the year as costumes, masks, hats and such other itemsĀ  are to be worn while masquerade parties and parades take place in the neighborhood.

One of the best tips on how to dress up for Mardi Gras is that both masks and costumes should include the three Mardi Gras symbolic colors: gold, purple and green.

Traditionally, these colors that have become the three most representative colors of Mardi gras symbolize:

  • Gold –> the symbol of power and/or strength,
  • Purple –> stands for justice and
  • Green –> represents faith.

You should use these colors in your costume for Mardi Gras masquerade party as they throw in vibrant vibes. Basic Mardi Gras attires consists of Jesters, Mardi Gras king and queen, French courtier and French royalty. For example, women could wear a sexy Jester costume consisting in a black short dress adorned with gold, green andĀ  purple details.

Depending on the Mardi Gras party youtake part to, you could end up wearing a black and white only costume such as a black and white Jester, king or queen costume. As an example, a lovely black and white long gown would transform any woman into a classy Mardi Gras queen.

As a man, you can dress in a king’s costume which would include a golden touch; if not in the costume itself, the golden touch should lie in the crown; as it’s a symbol of power. As a matter of fact, kings and queens are warrant of justice, therefore, purple should also be featured on their costume or crown in the same way as green being color of faith and people of the kingdom are supposed to have faith in their monarchy.

In order to hold the best Mardi Gras party ever, you’re going to make sure to provide your decor with plenty of masks, steamers, confetti, doubloons, beads and balloons. The decor should naturally be purple, gold and green – even the beverages in which you can add some food coloring.

As you can see finding out how to dress for Mardi Gras shouldn’t be based on the bet, most stylish or elegant type of Mardi Gras outfits; colors must be taken into consideration as well. And great Mardi Gras attire will just turn into yournomination for the best adult Mardi Gras queen and king or the best Jester costume!

Best Mardi Gras Costume Ideas for Women

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Best Mardi Gras Costume Ideas for Men

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