Browsing Category: Carnival

Simple Tiara Tutorial

      One of the most drool-worthy elements of a carnival costume is a well designed feather headpiece. Looking at them is all fine and dandy until you have to put them on. Let me be honest with you, once masqueraders cross the main judging point, all full-costume bets are off! Stripper mode is activated for […]

DIY Carnival!

  Have you ever wanted to bypass the hassle of buying something and just make it yourself? I have. That very desire is what started me on my DIY journey. If you’re like me, you’ve probably done some research trying to find “How To” tutorials on various costume pieces. Unfortunately, you may have also found […]

Coping Without Carnival

  Have you ever found yourself in that space between your most recent carnival and the carnival that has yet to come? Whether it’s a one month gap or a six month gap, a void is STILL a void. No matter how many fetes come and go within that time, there is nothing like the […]

The Power of the Bands

If you think this post is a bout mas bands think again. We’re talking wristbands today baby! Have you ever wondered why carnival junkies have stacks of wrist bands on their arm? Better yet, have you ever asked someone why their wearing the SAME wristbands weeks after the trip? I used to be that confused person. […]

Group Planning: No Easy Task!

  People don’t know how much time and effort goes into group planning until they have to do it themselves. Once you are planning for people other than yourself you officially have a group, even if it’s just one other person.    I have joined forces with my fellow blogger Crista from for this […]