What happens to Mardi Gras beads after the party is over? This article by Bloomberg explores the colorful contaminants. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2019-03-06/what-happens-to-mardi-gras-beads-after-festival-ends
Check out this great example of upcycling by Nicolette Sylvain (SNC Art ’19) who turned her old t-shirts into blankets:
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