Mardi Gras, and especially Fat Tuesday, is known for having fun (ok - maybe a little too much fun). As the party kicks off on Tuesday, February 12, local college students and party go-ers from all over the country flock to Bourbon Street to do a little eating, drinking, and celebrating.

Any respectable fashionista isn't worrying about the amount of beads she is going to accumulate, but rather, which awesome outfit she can wear to take her throughout the night, looking chic and comfortable.

Check our our List for the 9 fool-proof items to get your through Fat Tuesday into Mardi Gras.