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Title: Danger in the Deep
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Female costume consisting of a head piece, back piece, train and suit. The head piece is a gold helmet with white and purple pearls, a fringe of pearls and back crown of wavy plumes. The back piece is very elaborate, consisting of several large corals such as sea fans and sea weed in gold, red and blue; included is a large red octupus caught in a fishing net and wrapped around the masquerader and a large purple clam expulsing strings of pearls and a large starfish. The train is tiered, purple and edged in red with a frothy white wave at the sides of the skirt and a white coral pattern on the tiers. The suit is a purple bathing suit with one long sleeve that is embellished with gold and white starfish and pearls; the front of the suit is also decorated the same way, with a belt of starfish and dangling pearls. The costume is completed by the fishnet stockings worn by the masquerader and the gold and white greaves on the shins.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; ANIMALS; OCTUPUS; DEEP SEA; CORAL; STAR FISH; SEA FAN; FISHING NET; OCEAN
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Title: Ocean Wind
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Winds.
Band created for St. Vincent carnival, 2006 - "All the Winds That Affect Life".
Female costume consisting of a standard, head piece, collar, suit and overskirt. The standard is a cobalt blue, acquamarine blue and white pennant. The head piece is a helmet of two golden sea fans with a spray of white pearls hanging down one side of the head. The collar is the two shades of blue and white. The suit is a one piece yellow bathing suit with a net overskirt in green and gold and edged in a fabric with a blue triangular pattern. The costume is completed by the banded armbands in blue, white and gold.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1988
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: FLAG; COSTUMES - FEMALE; ST. VINCENT CARNIVAL; WIND; WEATHER; OCEAN
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