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Renowned Swedish interior designers Simon Davies and Tomas Cederlund come to the rescue when Chad nominates his wife, Brandi, for an interior design makeover of their over-the-top Mardi Gras inspired home.
Renowned Swedish designers Simon and Tomas meet privately with Chad to give him a chance to speak freely about his Mardi Gras -obsessed wife's overly "festive" home decor.
seemed an equally convenient repository for printer paper, cell phone chargers, wedding invitations, a three-hole punch, Mardi Gras beads, manuals for a Brita filter and a waffle maker, a New Kids on the Block 45, Bed Bath & Beyond bags, a Swiss army
herself she's definitely intriguing. We have ranged from Clarence to decorate the grand national afloat in this weekend's Mardi Gras Keeping my and busy will hopefully help bring that to reveal too much and or anything like. I mean yeah. You remember important
effort, but on average, humanity does well when women do well. And you know that kinda gaudy crystal jewelry Mama wears to Mardi Gras balls? Go ask for it now—you will not believe how much you will crave that stuff in the future. —Lisa P. Jackson
faith: "That's Drew Brees," quarterback of the New Orleans Saints. She is such a fan, in fact, that she threw a big Mardi Gras party at her Silver Spring, Maryland, home "when the Saints were marching to victory," says secretary of health and human
to her kitchen once again. Somebody's got to keep up the old Louisiana traditions—like serving fried rice cakes on Mardi Gras morning and green gumbo on the Thursday before Easter. Sweetheart, who else?
and Joyce Montana, Brigitte and Janet get a glimpse of a local African-American tradition: the handmade costumes worn on Mardi Gras . The "suits," as they are known, are stunning cascades of wildly colored feathers and bravura beading that take a whole
musicians so an all out jam session began like one I have never heard or seen before... Suddenly, we had our own private Mardi Gras right there in Austin... It was a New Orleans-zydeco-patois-gospel revival: full of tambourines, improvisation
happiness. Or whatever emotion always revolves around food. I mean you know before years you know this this thing called Fat Tuesday right and He stressed you know when you when you're when my grandparents my aunts uncles would see me around and if I