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Monday, February 16, 2015

The Best Dressed Revelers of St. Louis Mardi Gras [PHOTOS]

Posted By on Mon, Feb 16, 2015 at 7:00 AM

This guy knows what it takes to get beads. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • This guy knows what it takes to get beads.

The real Mardi Gras may still be a day away, but that didn't stop St. Louis from embracing its French heritage and throwing an epic Mardi Gras party last weekend.

Things got a little too crazy for some folks, including the 55 minors arrested by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Saturday for suspected alcohol possession. Police also arrested six motorists on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and arrested two suspects on third-degree assault charges.

But for drinking-age adults who can keep their shit together, Mardi Gras was once again a boob-bearing, bead-wearing, heavy-drinking twerk-tacular.

See more photos: -Revelers Celebrate Mardi Gras in St. Louis -Street Scenes During 2015 St. Louis Mardi Gras Celebration

If you're looking for style tips for your Fat Tuesday costume, look no further than these sartorial inspirations from last weekend's Mardi Gras parade and party.

Purple. Gold. Green. Classic. - THEO WELLING
  • Theo Welling
  • Purple. Gold. Green. Classic.
Jack Wigoda proves you can celebrate two holidays at the same time...in style. - ABBY GILLARDI
  • Abby Gillardi
  • Jack Wigoda proves you can celebrate two holidays at the same time...in style.
Fur and feathers -- a beautiful combination. - ABBY GILLARDI
  • Abby Gillardi
  • Fur and feathers -- a beautiful combination.

Daily RFT noticed a significant uptick in animal-themed costumes this year.

This group got lots of buzz. - ABBY GILLARDI
  • Abby Gillardi
  • This group got lots of buzz.
It was bear-y cold out... - ABBY GILLARDI
  • Abby Gillardi
  • It was bear-y cold out...
...and we ain't lion! - ABBY GILLARDI
  • Abby Gillardi
  • ...and we ain't lion!

See more Mardi Gras costumes on the next page!

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