Ladies Beaded Moosehide Slippers - Floral Design Size 8
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- Handmade in Yukon by JoAnne O' Brien
- Commercial Moosehide
- Lined with faux fur
- Beaver trim
- Purple beaded floral design
- Approx. ladies size 8
- JoAnne O'Brien is a Champagne and Aishihik First Nation citizen, she currently lives and teaches sewing and beading in Whitehorse, Yukon. JoAnne takes great pride in her work and in continuing and preserving traditions.
- 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.