Tag Archives: Mardi Gras Beads

Post-Mardi Gras reboot

Poor little abandoned blog!  I love you but don’t pay attention to you sometimes!  The good news is that I have enough posts about New Orleans and loving living here that people can still find what they need, even when … Continue reading

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Bead season again

Both of these pics taken on my walk to yoga class.  I love how people decorate for Mardi Gras with beads.

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Persistent

Persistent, as in a rash that’s persistent.  Or an infection.  Or a weed in the garden.  Except that this is a kind of persistence I love.  Mardi Gras beads are persistent in New Orleans.  Well after the celebrations are over, … Continue reading

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Just a week ago. . .

Ok – I think I’m closing in on my Mardi Gras posts for the year. I feel compelled to share at least a little more – there are so many beautiful photos!  I hope that everyone following this blog who … Continue reading

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The signs are everywhere . . .

The parades haven’t even started, but there are beads everywhere, and the city is festooned with purple, green and gold.  Even the rubber duckies are ready!

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Random beads of NOLA #1

 

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beads, shrines, cocoons – ??

I’m not sure what this building’s being used for right now – art studio?  But there’s a big old stack of what are fast becoming vintage Mardi Gras beads piled up in the window.  You’ll be hard-pressed to catch any … Continue reading

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