Title: Fashion village for CARIFESTA well underway
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/CA00100699/00001
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Title: Fashion village for CARIFESTA well underway
Physical Description: Newspaper clipping
Language: English
Publisher: Kaieteur News, Sunday, 18 May 2008, page 49
Publication Date: 2008
Subject: Caribbean
CARIFESTA Fashion Focus Committee
Noel, Sonia
Abstract: Sonia Noel, Chairperson of the CARIFESTA Fashion Focus Committee reports on the participation and preparations for the Fashion Village to be sited at the Sophia Exhibition site.
Funding: Digitized with funding from the Digital Library of the Caribbean grant awarded by TICFIA.
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Bibliographic ID: CA00100699
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Holding Location: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: CARIFESTA X 2008

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The Carifesta Fashion Vil-
lage is going to be excellent,
assures Chairman of the
Carifesta Fashion Focus
Committee, Sonia Noel.
Noel said that the current
committee has been working
day in and day out to make
sure that the logistics of the
Fashion Village are sorted and
ready for execution.
The Fashion Focus chair-
man says that she is extremely
elated to see the number of
young Guyanese designers
who have come forward and
signed up to be part of the
Noel added that Carifesta
is definitely to be celebrated
in Guyana, because it is an

opportunity to showcase to
the wider Caribbean region,
and by extension the world,
what beautiful people and
products the country has to
When asked about the
participation of other Carib-
bean countries in the Fash-
ion Village, Noel responded,
" It has been overwhelming;
many countries have con-
firmed their participation,
while others are still in the
decision process of how
many designers will be com-

ing as part of their contin-
All in all, Noel has prom-
ised a spectacular showing of
clothing, jewelry and acces-
sories. She also mentioned
the two mega fashion shows
featuring participating de-
signers and said that models,
stylists and volunteers will
have another chance to be
part of an exciting and fun-
filled event.
Carifesta will be staged in
Guyana at the end of August

page 48

Sunday May 18,2008

Kaieteur News

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