Mardi Gras

What to wear next week to a Mardi Gras party?   Mardi Gras is french for Fat Tuesday, referring to the practice of the last night of eating richer, fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season, which begins on Ash Wednesday.  It is celebrated around the...

Mardi Gras

A friend wrote to ask, “I am going to a black tie Mardi Gras Party at our club.  Can you find me something festive to wear?”  Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday, referring to the practice of the last night of eating richer, fatty foods before the ritual...