Category: Fashion Designers

Rosary Spence (Canada)

Designing and creating clothing and intricately beaded jewelry has been a lifelong interest and passion for Spence. Her first entrepreneurial experience was selling hand beaded necklaces, bracelets, and earrings from her grandmothers kitchen table, she was 6 years old. Spence’s grandmother, Fabiola Spence, has played a major role in her skills, technique, and drive to […]

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Sho Sho Esquiro (Canada)

“This collection is called “worth our wait in gold” and it’s in honour of the murdered and missing aboriginal women. There is 24K gold in almost each piece.” – Sho Sho Esquiro, www.shoshoesquiro.com … Organic fabrics, recycled leather and fur hides, original paintings, feather, bone and other natural materials are also common elements used in […]

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Wendy Redstar (USA)

Artist Wendy Red Star works across disciplines to explore the intersections of Native American ideologies and colonialist structures, both historically and in contemporary society. Raised on the Apsáalooke (Crow) reservation in Montana, Red Star’s work is informed both by her cultural heritage and her engagement with many forms of creative expression, including photography, sculpture, video, […]

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