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Native American Fashion Influence

Elegant and stylish! Graphically pleasing! Native American styles have inspired many fashion designers over the years. There is a fine line between inspiration and appropriation. We owe them ponchos to beads, hats, mocassins and so much more. In this storyboard, I am featuring Indigenous American fashion its history, and designers. I am partial to purchasing original Native American designs and encourage you to do the same.

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    Tracing Native American Influences on Modern Fashion

    Tracing Native American Influences on Modern Fashion

    Native American culture has a strong and pleasing aesthetic that tends to include unique patterns and vibrant colors, so it’s really not surprising …

    The Reclaiming of Native American Fashion

    The Reclaiming of Native American Fashion

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    We are smack dab in the middle of a Native fashion renaissance," proclaims Karen Kramer, the Peabody Essex Museum's curator of Native American art and culture. "Native fashion increasingly permeates everyday life — across the internet, in stores, skate parks, runways, pretty much everywhere you go. …

    Dorothy Grant

    Dorothy Grant

    Artist’s Language Aajii “Feastwear” gyaangswee Dorothy Grant isgyaan Robert Davidson gud ahl tlaawhlawaagan, ‘gyaan Dorothy gyaangswee tlaawhlagan …

    Native by Design

    Native by Design

    In March 2016, Denver, Colorado, hosted its third annual Native Fashion in the City, a playful and high-energy fashion show. Seven designers from …

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