Native American Beadwork: An Alternative Spectrum
July 16, 2018

“I don’t like the word ‘bling’, though some people call my work ‘native bling’,” says Dellisa Hooke, a thirty-one year old…

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Sterling Silver Jewelry: The New Gold Standard
July 3, 2018

Classic. Bright. Bold. Timeless. These are just a few of the accolades describing sterling silver jewelry. Personally, I’ve always been a…

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Turquoise Squash Blossom Naja Necklace on Table
Squash Blossom & Naja Jewelry: A Cultural Evolution of Personal Style
June 20, 2018

If you’re new to the world of collecting Native American jewelry, or visiting the Southwestern United States for the first time,…

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Peridot Jewelry: You Say ‘Tomahto’, We Say ‘Tomato’
June 11, 2018

When I arrived on the San Carlos Apache Reservation to begin work as an educator, I lived in teacher housing in…

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