“Couture is the new mas,” says young designer of T&T’s new Carnival band


“Couture is the new mas,” says young designer of T&T’s new Carnival band

A new mas band launches at the Bungalow, in Woodbrook, tonight (Saturday 28 September).

All systems are set for the grand reveal of some incredible costumes, being produced by new carnival outfit, 1One Nation Carnival.

The band, which will facilitate an all out carnival experience, complete with accommodation bookings, event tickets and costumes for Carnival Monday and Tuesday, has been in the making for some time.

According to ET-CET-ERA The Company, Band leader, Sejoux Nelson says the team at 1One Nation Carnival is excited to offer carnival lovers of all backgrounds and nationalities, a true taste of Trinidad and Tobago’s festival experience, expressing a strong desire to cater to a wider generational audience.

According to the 1One National Carnival team, deliver quality craftsmanship and present costumes with couture in mind, “Couture is the new mas,” highlighting the need to offer international masquerade and festival seekers, a true expression of Trinidad and Tobago as a cultural hub.”

“We must present our best to the people from around the world who are looking to Trinidad and Tobago as the mecca. It’s unacceptable for us to simply settle for being a bikini and beads culture.”

The Tropical Wonderland will be launched on Saturday, September 28th at the Bungalow in Woodbrook.

For further details, mas lovers can visit Instagram or Facebook, and follow 1One Nation Carnival.