carnival1974

#tbt The Grand MAS Man #PeterMinshall with his adopted sister, Sherry-Ann Guy (Coehlo) portraying one of his first carnival costume designs “From the land of the Hummingbird” #Carnival1974 #Trinidad “According to him (Minshall), it took "5 weeks, 12 people, 104 feathers, each one made of 150 different pieces of fabric.” The costume was designed to allow its wearer total mobility and was an immediate sensation. It also became a major icon of #TrinidadCarnival.“

(at Trinidad Carnival)