Trinidad Carnival Costume

SOBEIT Registration is live for Trinidad Carnival 2012

SOBEIT Registration is live for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Registration is open for the new carnival band “Something Overwhelming Becomes Evident in Time”. Online payments are accepted through Paypal. For more information: Photos from the SOBEIT band launch for Trinidad Carnival 2012 http://sobeit.minkentertainment.com/  

Mas Assassin takes a look at K2K

Mas Assassin takes a look at K2K

I have been a fan of Mas Assassin ever since I stumbled upon the blog at http://massassination.blogspot.com/ Recently, Mas Assassin posted an insightful piece about one of my favourite new bands K2K Alliance and Partners. So if you have a few minutes take a walk over to Massassination and have a read: K2K ALLIANCE &(…)

“2012” – The Living Prophecies from SALT mas band

“2012” – The Living Prophecies from SALT mas band

SALT mas band continues to tease us with costume sketches from their presentation “2012”.  The launch for Trinidad Carnival 2012 is slated for Saturday 26th November.  I’m looking forward to seeing how the sketches translate on the stage. Per, SALT-Cure for D’Mas The inspiration for the presentation “2012” – The Living Prophecies, is based on(…)

Devil Royalty for J’ouvert 2012

Devil Royalty for J’ouvert 2012

Check out the section “Devil Royalty” from Mas Jumbies J’ouvert 2012 presentation “When Darkness Falls”.  It’s a nice alternative for those who are looking to make a change from the T-shirt and shorts J’ouvert… Online registration via paypal. Price: TT$450/US$71 To register log onto www.masjumbies.com or contact for info: Marsha @ 868-462-4402 (Trinidad) Mary &(…)

Details about Oasis and Continental Airlines discount

Details about Oasis and Continental Airlines discount

Do you want to pay less for your flight to Trinidad for Carnival 2012? Who doesn’t!  After all, it’s a recession. Oasis mas band can help you with that.  A few weeks ago they announced that they had made a deal with Continental Airlines to offer a discount on flights to their registered masqueraders. Here(…)

Become the Mas with K2K

Become the Mas with K2K

More innovation from the beautiful minds of K2K for Trinidad Carnival 2012… K2K is trying to challenge the norms of Carnival & are breaking some of the rules. We are inviting potential masqueraders to go beyond just ‘playing mas’. Instead, we are asking masqueraders to ‘become the mas’. This year it is not about the(…)

New Band: Salt- Cure for D’Mas

New Band: Salt- Cure for D’Mas

Yes, there is yet another new band for Trinidad Carnival 2012.  I may have to make a category for all these new bands, lol. I am really enjoying the build up to the season as we are seeing more and more options for Carnival costumes other than just bikini and beads.  We wait anxiosuly for(…)

K2K Contest

K2K Contest

Want to win a gift from K2K?  All you have to do is guess which 3 sections were used in the upcoming Caribbean Beat feature. It’s a recession people.  Think about all the things you could do with your money if you were lucky enough to snag a free gift. It’s free to enter…  (…)

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(…)