“THE MAS IN FASHION”— Parade Against Human Trafficking

The New York Caribbean Carnival Parade 2017 received a special fashion presentation with our own Janice Lawrence-Clarke in partnership with YET SHE RISE, Inc.

The Fashion in Mas – A Fashion Parade so far, has been the “longest fashion parade in the world” that featured 11 fashion designers from various Caribbean heritages, shown by 35 Caribbean and American models.

See media coverage of the presentation below.



 Designer: Steven Daniel (Trinidad & Tobago-USA)

Designer: Steven Daniel (Trinidad & Tobago-USA)


 Designer: Bryan K. Osburn (Chicago, USA)

Designer: Bryan K. Osburn (Chicago, USA)


 Designer: Melissa Edwards (Jamaica-USA)

Designer: Melissa Edwards (Jamaica-USA)

Wearing Memories: Jamaican Queen via The Museum at FIT


 Designer: Bridget Ward (St.Vincent-USA)

Designer: Bridget Ward (St.Vincent-USA)



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