The Bold and the Beautiful: A Glance at the Making of Carnival Costumes

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Bedazzled in Brooklyn

Feathers, sequins, gems and beads of every imaginable hue filled the basement office of Sesame Flyers International. Less than a week away from this year’s West Indian American Labor Day Parade, the award-winning non-profit community organization were tirelessly dedicating their days and nights to adding finishing touches to and distributing their handmade carnival costumes to eager revelers. Keep reading for a behind-the-scenes look at these dazzling creations.Patrice Peck

(Photo: Patrice Peck/BET)

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