| || Title: Atlantic |
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section from the band: Showboat.
Female costume consisting of a head piece, cape, stole and suit. The head piece is a silvery white helmet with a bead stripe and a bead and feather crown and a bead fringe. The stole is a white feather boa. The cape is made of tiers of frills in turquoise blue, purple, green and cobalt blue. The suit is a long sequinned dress in the same colours as the cape and with a slit on one side. The costume is completed by the long white gloves and the beaded wristband.
Section in the band: Titanic.
Titanic won band of the year in the 1992 carnival competition.
Image is a photograph of the actual costume on a jointed mannequin.
Male costume consisting of a standard, head piece, cape, tunic and suit. The standard consists of three waves of fabric in blue, yellow and purple attached to a pole. The head piece is a silver sequinned helmet with a blue and silver crescent moon on the crown. A blue and silver tunic, in a triangular shape, is worn over the suit and fastened under a belt. The cape is yellow, blue and purple and worn under the tunic. The suit is a pair of blue bathing trunks; a silver braid belt is worn over the suit. The costume is completed by the silver wristbands.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1996
Subject: Carnival Costumes; Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; SHOWBOAT; MOVIES; BOATS; OCEANS; WATER; COSTUMES - MALE; TITANIC; SHIP; MOVIES; MANNEQUIN; OCEAN - ATLANTIC; WATER
| || Title: Sea Ice |
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Mirage.
Mirage won the Band of the Year in the 1994 carnival competition.
Female costume consisting of a head piece, fan and suit. The head piece is elaborate, fan-shaped and icy-blue in colour attached to a silver helmet which is decorated in circular and curly forms that fall around the masquerader's face. It represents ice floes. The fan that the masquerader carries is the same style as the head piece. A silver necklace in the same pattern as the helmet is worn, shaped like an inverted triangle. The suit is an icy-blue one piece bathing suit, to which a short white train in a triangular shape is attached to one hip. Blue armbands with silver patterns complete the costume.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1994
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; OCEANS; SEA; ICE; MIRAGE