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Peacocks, Butterflies and Macaws take flight with CH3WAH

Peacocks, Butterflies and Macaws take flight with CH3WAH

CH3WAH has released some more juicy information about their presentation First Love Yourself (F.L.Y.) for Trinidad Carnival 2013.  Sections will include: the Macaw, the Emperor Butterfly and the Peacock. The Emperor Butterfly  If anyone desires a wish to come true they must first capture a butterfly and whisper their wish to it. Since a butterfly(…)

Fly for Trinidad Carnival 2013 with S.A.M. Cheewah

Fly for Trinidad Carnival 2013 with S.A.M. Cheewah

S.A.M. Cheewah is promising to dazzle us with “the most original take on wings” come Trinidad Carnival 2013. Hand painted silk, people!  And no feathers!  NO FEATHERS! fly 2013 CH3WAH is a celebration of freedom first love yourself (fly) will colour the streets of port of spain trinidad and soar all around the world taking(…)

Our visit to X 2012 mas camp

Our visit to X 2012 mas camp

Enjoy these pics from Triniyute’s visit to Strictly Alternative Mas Cheewah mas camp.  The costume photos are from their presentation “X” for Trinidad Carnival 2012. I’m especially excited to see Dominatrix on the road!     More pics here:  X 2012 Carnival Costume photos for Trinidad Carnival 2012   For more information: X mas band(…)

X Mas Parang Lime on Friday

X Mas Parang Lime on Friday

We’ll be passing through to enjoy the festivities! Live Parang, Stocked Bar at Martins (drink specials included) Free ham & hops, geera pork and geera chicken Come leh we have a time!!!!!!!   Friday, December 9, 2011 Time:  6:30pm until 11:30pm Where:  X Mas Camp, upstairs Martins Piano Bar, 85 Woodford street, Port of Spain.(…)

X2012: Mix and Match

X2012: Mix and Match

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

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(…)

This Week In Carnival Related News for Trinidad Carnival 2012

This Week In Carnival Related News for Trinidad Carnival 2012

In case you missed it: K2K Alliance and Partners opened their website for registration for their presentation of “The Waters – Seas of Consciousness”. http://k2k-carnival.com/ Genesis mas band is still working on the website for their presentation “Kaleidoscope of Red”.  But they have opened up a temporary website for costume viewing and registration. http://www.genesistnt2.com/ S.A.M.(…)

Try Something Different For Trinidad Carnival 2012

Try Something Different For Trinidad Carnival 2012

Special thanks to Natalya for sharing her experience with us.  This is a fantastic read for anyone who feels like they may want to try something other than bikini, beads and feathers for Trinidad Carnival 2012. Skullduggery experience Carnival 2011   This year is the first year in my adult life that I actually played(…)

This week in Carnival Related News for Trinidad Carnival 2012

This week in Carnival Related News for Trinidad Carnival 2012

In case you missed it: Triniyute and Double-R had a lovely visit with Darren Cheewah of Strictly Alternative Mas (S.A.M.) Cheewah D’ Generation X–Darren Cheewah, X 2 0 1 2 Inside the World of “X”   S.A.M. Cheewah opened their mas camp on Friday 14th October with a live performance by Stalin Black Stalin performance(…)