In the aftermath of Carnival 2016 in T&T, you might assume that all the 20-something-year-olds would be hung over, recovering, asleep. And while they might have been, Latrelle Rostant wasn’t. The sculptor, architect and textile designer met me with a smile and a handshake, ready to talk about life in New York, carnival culture and, of course, making.
We shot a quick 20 questions across the pond to London based Rayne Kirpalani,
@TheHealthyTriniGirl about her love of food, favourite ingredients, what someone would need to cook to impress her and got a tip for creating beautiful food photography of our own.
“I wanted to talk about local fashion and local brands in a more inclusive way.
In a way that would encourage young women like myself to invest in good local fashion.”
Melissa Gabriel, Editor-In-Chief of Trinidad Lookbook.