What Is Crop Over & Why It Needs To Be On Your Festival …

I vaguely knew about Crop Over. And by that I mean I had seen Rhianna’s outrageous Crop Over costumes splayed across the internet the years she had touched down in Barbados for the spirited festival. [Check out my NYLON interview with Bad Gal RiRi’s costume designer!] But this year that all changed when I was invited by the Barbados Tourism Board to…
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In the Action: Rosenmontagszug

My very first major experience in Europe was dressing up as a Champagne bottle for Düsseldorf’s Rosenmontagszug, also known as Rose Monday Parade. Beginning with the “awakening” on the 11th of the 11th month at 11:11 am, carnival season continues through Ash Wednesday and includes some of the best parties Europe has to offer — the biggest one being Rosenmontagszug.…
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