Carnival Costume Photos

Video from K2K Band lauch

Video from K2K Band lauch

Trinidad Home Studio has shared a fantastic video from the K2K band launch for Trinidad Carnival 2012. I like to see videos of costumes more that photos because the movement of the costume elements is very important.  It’s especially necessary when considering the larger creations that come with elaborate backpacks and headpieces.  Last thing you(…)

X2012: Mix and Match

X2012: Mix and Match

                                                          For more information: X mas band facebook page X2012 facebook group page

Oasis and Continental Airlines team up

Oasis and Continental Airlines team up

Per Oasis Carnival: Booked flights to Trinidad ( Not Yet ) Well to our foreign crew Continental Airlines is taking Flight with Oasis…..Contact us for more Info @ oasis.carnival@gmail.com…..DE VYBES CYAR DONE !!!! I am still waiting for Oasis to get back to me with more details but the basic idea is that you register(…)

Men don’t have to play mas in glorified board shorts

Men don’t have to play mas in glorified board shorts

A little while ago I happened across a post entitled “Men pay for costumes too!“.  In it Akil laments the fact that male carnival costumes seem to be an after thought.  The ladies costumes are all elaborate and blingy while most male costumes are just glorified board shorts. I was motivated by this post to(…)

Brian Mac Farlane Sanctification for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Brian Mac Farlane Sanctification for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Brian Mac Farlane launched his presentation “Sanctification” today. The folks over at Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Costume Photos were able to attend and they have already uploaded photos from the launch. It looks like mostly the sketches for his band were revealed.  Hopefully prototypes will be forthcoming soon. Click here to view photos from the(…)

K2K – Dead Sea Ruin

K2K – Dead Sea Ruin

      For more information: http://k2k-carnival.com/ K2K Alliance and Partners facebook fanpage

K2K – Caribbean Sea

K2K – Caribbean Sea

Backline (BL) includes airbrushed fringe oversized top, multi-colored blue monokini, peep-toe, thigh high black leather  and headpiece. (BL): 4,170TT / 695USD Deposit (BL): 1,500TT / 250USD   For more information: http://k2k-carnival.com/ K2K Alliance and Partners facebook fanpage    

Legacy Carnival Costume Prices for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Legacy Carnival Costume Prices for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Legacy Carnival Costume Prices for their presentation “Flight”. Butterflies Are Free Female US$566 Female Frontline US$733 Wire Bra US$25 Male US$450                               Magic Dragons Female US$483 Female Frontline US$766 Male US$450                    (…)

Legacy website to go live today

Legacy website to go live today

Legacy mas band has announced that their website for Trinidad Carnival 2012 should be going live later today.  I hope they share the details of their “early bird” special on the website so that interested masqueraders can take advantage of it. While we wait you can view photos from the launch at: Triniscene Trinidad Events(…)

New Band: SOBEIT

New Band: SOBEIT

Yet another new band has entered the mas arena for Trinidad Carnival 2012.  SOBEIT is short for “Something Overwhelming Becomes Evident In Time”. I’ll be honest, I have no clue about them.  I don’t even know if SOBEIT is the name of the presentation or the name of the band.  I had not even heard(…)