About: Mardi Gras has always been great, even before the era of excessive, disposable, imported, plastic beads came along. Grounds Krewe hopes to reverse the quantity over quality trend and reinforce that special connection between thrower and catcher with items that are functional, well designed, made from sustainable materials and promote Louisiana businesses.

Why choose throws from Grounds Krewe?

  • All sales/donations support a 501(c)(3) non-profit which reinvests proceeds toward a variety of waste reduction efforts for the New Orleans community.

  • Sole mission of catalog and organization is to provide the most environmentally friendly products available.

  • Each item is functional or consumable and never meant to be disposable.

  • All throws permitted by city of New Orleans Mardi Gras ordinances.

  • Modern, clean, customizable designs meant for everyday use at any time or setting.

  • Bulk purchasing power and non-profit model helps keep costs low.

  • No commercial branding or advertising.

  • Minimal and/or recycled packaging used for all orders.

  • Commitment to seeking out products made from sustainable, non-toxic materials and by fair labor practices.


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