9 Things To Do with Your Leftover Mardi Gras Beads (That Don't Involve the Trash Can)

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So it's the day after Mardi Gras, and you've got more purple, green, and gold beads than you know what to do with. (How did you end up with so many?? We might have an idea.) But there's a way to repurpose your Mardi Gras beads beyond Fat Tuesday. Instead of piling them in the trash once the party's over, try your hand at some of these simple DIY decor ideas, so you can enjoy that festive spirit all year long.

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