Mardi Gras Costumes

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My name is Valerie Smith and I have a degree in Art and Design with numerous and varied experiences involving my degree. For eight years, I designed and coordinated the decorating of Mardi Gras floats and costumes in Texas prior to moving to Louisiana nine years ago.

Mardi Gras Masks

I would appreciate the opportunity to submit a bid along with sketches and fabric swatches for any of your Krewe's future needs.

Unfinished Mardi Gras Collars

I also have unfinished collars available in numerous styles for adults and children so you can create your own collar for your special event. Call for prices and shipping information.

Mardi Gras Masks


DVal Designs specializes in creating unique three-dimensional designs of:

King and Queen Costumes

King and Queen Trains

Mardi Gras Mantles

King and Queen Collars

Captain Costumes

Krewe Sashes

Krewe Banners

Contact Us

If you have any questions about my designs and products, please do not hesitate to contact me. You can use the form here to send me an email, or feel free to give me a call at 337-558-5003.


Located in Sulphur, Louisiana, we are 20 miles west of Lake Charles.

Unfinished Collars

Unfinished Mardi Gras Collar Unfinished Child's Collar Unfinished Mardi Gras Collar