Strength Skirt (Short)
This short skirt was handmade by Margaret Judy Kakenowash Azure (Turtle Mountain Chippewa) and features pink ribbon on a black skirt.
Based on the traditional ribbon skirts of the Northern Plains Indian Tribes, these skirts are handmade with care by Turtle Mountain elder Margaret Judy Kakenowash Azure and are specifically designed to be fashion-forward versions to be worn and appreciated by people of all backgrounds. Judy Azure is a Turtle Mountain Chippewa breast cancer survivor. These skirts represent the strength and courage of battling and surviving breast cancer. This skirt boasts 8 rows of ribbon work and an appliqué female dancer with cowrie shell detail. It measures 25" long, and with an elastic waist band, it fits a size 30"-38" waist. This item ships from the US.
Judy Azure is a multi-talented Turtle Mountain Chippewa pottery artist, powwow dancer, and clothing designer.