What Is Brazil's National Costume?

Brazil's national costume can be found during its annual Carnival celebration, which boasts the traditions, cultural influences and customs of the country. The costumes boast bright colors, exquisite details and reflect the culture of the South American country.

During Carnival, there are a number of costumes that are used to represent the country and its culture. Many of these reflect the wildlife, flora and fauna that are found in the country. They may even boast large feathers combined with faux fur. The costumes are worn during the street festivals that are part of the celebration, but also worn during costume-themed balls throughout the event.