17 Cool Things to do with Your Mardi Gras Beads ...

It wouldn't be Mardi Gras without a bunch of beads, right?

But what to do with the extras?

There are loads of fun ways you can use up the excess beads you find yourself with as Mardi Gras gets closer.

Use what you make to get into the spirit and celebrate.

Here are some fun and easy crafts that will get you into the Mardi Gras mood.

Let me know how they turn out.

1. Braided Mardi Gras Bead Statement Necklace

Braided Mardi Gras Bead Statement Necklace

Via DIY Mardi Gras Statement Necklace

Who says you have to wear your strings of beads individually?

Wrap them around each other to create a one of a kind look like this one.

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