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10 things all New Orleanians should have in their closets


1.) Jazz Fest kit A hat and shoes you don't mind getting dirty.

2.) One winter coat Just the one should do.

3.) Rain boots (or Duck-style boots).

4.) Wig (any color).

5.) Hot glue gun Adhere anything (flowers, letters, ribbons) to anything (hats, shoes, bodysuits).

6.) Back-up costume See above.

7.) Cooler You will be the hero of many crawfish boils.

8.) Black & Gold Gold lame hot pants, pun-ny T-shirt, throwback Archie Manning jersey, etc.

9.) Something red For Red Dress Run and San Fermin in Nueva Orleans (Running of the Bulls).

10.) Something white For White Linen Night and, yes, Running of the Bulls.

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