Ladies Slipper -Yukon Rose Design-Pink- Size 10
- Handmade in Yukon by Ronald Williams
- Yukon raised cow hide, beaver trim
- Lined with shearling
- Approx. ladies size 10
- Many of Ronald's designs were handed down to him through family. The Yukon Rose is Ronald's own design and can take up to ten hours to bead the flower.
- Ronald's family migrated down to Little Salmon Lake in South Central Yukon from the Big Salmon River 150 years ago. They become part of the Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation. Ronald has been making slippers since the age of five, and inherited many of his designs from his grandmother.
- The word moccasin originates from the Algonquin language. This word was used by settlers and has come to refer to any kind of indigenous slipper. Each First Nation have their own style of slipper that have been in constant creation for generations, generally handed down through one generation teaching the next.