• Jean Paul Gaultier Teams With Samba School for Rio Carnival

    1 month ago - By WWD

    COSTUME PARTY: Moving from cabaret to carnival, Jean Paul Gaultier has partnered with leading samba school Grêmio Recreativo Escola de Samba Portela for the 2019 edition of the Rio Carnival in Brazil.
    On March 4 at the city's Sambadrome stadium, the school is to parade seven floats themed around the story of the late Brazilian samba singer Clara Nunes.
    All of the troupe's dancers will sport costumes designed by the couturier, working alongside iconic carnival designer Rosa Magalhães, Portela's artistic director, and themed around the eagle, the school's symbol. The traditional carnival...
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