Yeah, okay, I know Mardi Gras was months and months ago, but I'm just now uploading the pictures to my computer.
This is sort of a follow-up to this post. If you want more details about the party and the recipe I used, it's all there.
Here is one of the two cakes, with buttons inside:
And here is a picture of all the stuff laid out:
You can also see all the crowns/hats I made in that one. From left to right: the king's crown is sitting on top of the male peasant hat, the merchant's kippa and money necklace, and the queen's crown on top of the female peasant's bonnet. You can also see bits of the chips, salsa, and homemade cookies that were out. :>