Beaded Moosehide Slippers - Floral Design- white background burgundy flower
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- Handmade in Yukon by Crystalena Sam
- Commercially tanned moosehide
- Lined with sherpa
- Beaver trim
- Beaded floral design
- Approx ladies size 7.5
- Crystalena was taught by her mother Christine Sam, a White River First Nation citizen. She lives in Beaver Creek in Western Yukon where she spends her time creating traditional crafts.
- 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.