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Designer Vanisha: Costumes, Lewis Hamilton, Krave, Caesar’s Army

Designer Vanisha: Costumes, Lewis Hamilton, Krave, Caesar’s Army

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She has been prolific in the creation of costumes since arriving on the designing carnival scene in London (UK) and has had many successes. Arguably, one of her greatest achievements as a designer  is her costume being worn by six-time  Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton on the cover of GQ Magazine in Germany last year. She calls her costumes her ‘babies’.   This is designer Vanisha Somauroo. How did you get into carnival?  Around 12 years old.  Used to go to family parties…  The song ‘Dollar wine’… all those songs.  I grew up with them, except that I am Mauritian.  After I graduated from Uni, I  worked in Selfridges and a colleague must have heard me listening to my music……
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