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Silk Eagle Feather Scarf

A Patricia Michaels scarf helps define any look or outfit, and is the best introduction to the works of this preeminent fashion designer. Each of her eagle scarves is a single feather, and multiple scarves may be layered for an extra-elegant effect. “As the scarf is worn,” explains Michaels, “the edges develop a frayed edge like that of a natural feather.” $250.00 pmwaterlilyfashion.com

Box Design Skateboard

Box Design Skateboard

Box Design Skateboard

Founded by siblings, artists and business partners Crystal and Rico Worl (Athabascan/Tlingit), the Trickster Company staked its claim to championing authentic Native designs by producing such popular contemporary culture items as snowboards, skis and skateboard decks. Featured here is Rico Worl’s Second Edition Box Design, Traditional. $60 trickstercompany.com

Birch Basket

Birch Basket

Birch Basket

Hailing from the Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe reservation, Biskakone Greg Johnson works as an instructor of Native Arts in and around his community. His traditional lifestyle and appreciation of ancestral values informs his handwrought pieces, many of which incorporate birch bark, such as the basket at right. biskakone.com

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Mother/Daughter Raven Bracelets

Mother/Daughter Raven Bracelets

We touch upon the wonders of Sitka, Alaska elsewhere in these pages, and the works of resident artists like second-generation carver artist Jerrod Galanin (Tlingit/ Unangan) are a major draw. Galanin frequently focuses on his specialty, silver and copper engraving and jewelry design. $450.00 for the set. jerrodgalanin.com

Navajo Jewelry Pattern Oven Mitts

Navajo Jewelry Pattern Oven Mitts

We saw this must-have kitchen product from Navajo Mama Designs ("a Navajo veteran business") on the thriving Facebook page, Navajo in the City. Artisan Lee Suvia will ship these 100-percent cotton, Insul-bright and cottonbatting mitts from Oceanside, CA in three days or less. $15 each or 2 for $27 plus shipping. Text orders to 760-214-4774.

Beaded Earrings

Beaded Earrings

Beaded Earrings

Donna Peeteetuce grew to be an acclaimed beader through a life-altering, inspirational path. She began by crafting lanyards under the instruction of a dream-interpreter and expert beader, changed her life around and hasn’t looked back. These shimmering earrings sparkle with her boundless talent. $60 tatankaboutique.ca

Beaded Shades

Beaded Shades

Beaded Shades

Online retailer Beyond Buckskin, the brainchild of Jessica Metcalfe, is the go-to site for super-cool Native-designed products. Cree/Métis artist Candace Halcro produces these one-of-a-kind sunglasses for Beyond Buckskin by hand-beading black or tortoiseshell frames. She uses contact cement to provide durability during regular wear. $60.00 shop.beyondbuckskin.com