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Native Women and Fashion Activism Workshop in NYC

Native Women and Fashion Activism Workshop in NYC

Niawen:kowa'/ Thank you to all the amazing women and men who came out to the "Native Women and Fashion Activism Workshop" hosted by IakowiNe at the #AICHNYC last night. Creativity and dialogue during our time spent together was both deep and meaningful. I hope together we can continue on this journey of learning, creating and activating!

To sign up for upcoming workshops in NYC please visit my "Meetup" page for an updated schedule (link provided below). This week's schedule is ready and open...


MohawkCoterie Native American Artisanal + Dance Workshops at Drums Along The Hudson

MohawkCoterie Native American Artisanal + Dance Workshops at Drums Along The Hudson

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

11:00 am - 6:00 pm (Rain or Shine)
Inwood Hill Park - 218th Street and Indian Road (4 blocks west of Broadway)
FREE ADMISSION 

MohawkCoterie.com is an Authentic Collective of Native American Designers, Artisan’s  and talent. Our goal is to increase our presence and establish appropriate representation outside our Reservations/Tribes. Through educating  and sharing we plan to unblur the lines that lay between First Nation’s people and you. Through Fashion, Art, Dance and Dialogue we can all make a better connection.

Please join us at “Drums Along the Hudson”...


MohawkCoterie presents HeadRush Brand + KwiioCouture

MohawkCoterie presents HeadRush Brand + KwiioCouture

MohawkCoterie presents:
HEADRUSH Brand- showcasing a sneak peek at their 2017 Spring/Summer Collection "The Wrecking Crew".
Merchandise: Men's and women's Training gear, outerwear, hats, and hoodies will be available for purchase on location.
Price Range: Moderate $$$
www.headrushbrand.com

Holiday Shopping Event in Akwesasne Mohawk Territory

Holiday Shopping Event in Akwesasne Mohawk Territory

If you are in or around Akwesasne, the Anonwarakowa Arena will be featuring a Holiday Vendors Market on Friday and Saturdays for the next 5 consecutive weekends. Support Local Artisans, crafter's, designers and entrepreneurs every Friday from 4-9 pm and Saturday from 9am to 6pm. Think Big, Shop Small!

There will also be a new Chef every weekend featured in the kitchen so be prepared to be blown away with homemade culinary perfection served up just for you. Hope to see you there and remember to have a wonderful holiday!


Charismatic and Unique Elements behind Native American Jewelry By: Alyssa Messi

Charismatic and Unique Elements behind Native American Jewelry  By: Alyssa Messi

Native American Jewelry actually symbolizes the importance of personal embellishment and decoration and Native American jewelry items usually include bracelets, rings, pins, earrings, necklaces, labrets, wampum and ketohs etc which you may not find in any other part of the world. Usually, only indigenous people living in the United States of American know exactly how they are made in an intricate manner.

 Native American items are famous for its handmade items and if you are a jewelry lover, you can easily tell the difference between the quality of handmade item and a machine-made item. You won’t find the problems such...