Okay … I know! This blog is supposed to feature the artisans of Ontario. But it’s my blog and I just have to throw this in. About as far from Muskoka as you can think is the small twin island country of Trinidad and Tobago. For a long time, Trinidad’s claim to fame was limited to Calypso music and Carnival.
I’m always proud of my Trini roots but at times you feel it more that others. One of those times was when Trinidadian Anya Ayoung-Chee won Project Runway. I was proud but not in the least surprised. In Trinidad, Fashion is Art and Art is Fashion. Here’s a link to an awesome video of the fashion world of Trinidad and Tobago that says it better than words. Check it out!