15 Dec
A proud Indian headdress... for your fingers

Don’t wear a Native American headdress. But do wear an Indian chief skull ring. Or something. Maybe you’re a dude who always wanted to rock one of those cool-looking Sioux headdresses, but you just don’t want the immediate flack of either the Lakota Sioux tribe, or even worse — the self-whiteous hipsters of Silverlake — telling you […]

The Maine Guide Boot isn’t anything particularly new for the Yuketen line. But what is new is that the moccasin-styled 6-eye boot with the chromexcal leather midsole and Vibram ripple sole will soon be available in a new “loden green” hue. As can be expected from designer Yuki Matsuda’s Yuketen line, the shoe is finished with Native-American-inspired styling […]

Native Sons gets literary for their latest eyewear collection for Spring/Summer 2013. Their “Sons of Glory” collection looks to the world of American literature for its inspiration, tapping iconic authors J.D. Salinger, William Burroughs, Hunter S. Thompson, Jack Kerouac and more for their taste in frames. All models are crafted of high grade materials such […]

17 Dec
Native American-inspired high-tops for Spring/Summer 2013

Jeremy Scott taps his American roots with the latest pair of high-tops for his adidas Originals collection, the JS Wings “Totem” shoes. Starting with the adidas Originals Attitude high-top silhouette, Scott gives the sneakers a Native American makeover — including tribal designed wings and a totem-inspired warrior face on the tongue. Crafted for his Spring/Summer 2013 collection, the […]

26 Jul
Paying homage to hometown Atlanta Braves' mascot Chief

In conjunction with Vice and Ray-Ban‘s Never Hide Noise, doo-wop punk don’t-give-a-damn band Black Lips have released a new two-minute music video that pays homage to Chief Noc-A-Homa. Chief Noc-A-Homa is the former mascot for their hometown Atlanta Braves (Black Lips’ favorite sports team) from the 1950’s-80’s. Apparently he was known for emerging from a […]

25 Oct
Laminated Japanese denim with lightweight molded outsole

Originally offered only for Fashion’s Night Out exclusively at Marc Jacobs retail locations in New York, the Jimmy Duck Boots are now available worldwide and online. Made in collaboration with Native, the duck boots are constructed of laminated Japanese denim with a traditional lightweight molded EVA outsole. Get the functional weatherproof boots for only $95. via Freshness

9 Aug
Handcrafted Claro walnut furniture inspired by the Golden State

J. Rusten Furniture Studio has presented a new series of desks and tables inspired by the geographical shape of California. The furniture is salvaged native Claro walnut, carefully cut into the state’s iconic shape in three sizes. The gorgeous rare wood is obtained from independent sawyers since the trees are not harvested commercially at significant […]

16 Jun
Takayuki Hori’s folded and connected Oritsunagumono series

Takayuki Hori’s Oritsunagumono takes Origami, the traditional Japanese art of paper folding, and reshapes it with an environmental-themed collection of translucent skeletal Origami works. Oritsunagumono (“things folded and connected”) is made up of eight endangered species native to Japan’s coast — even more imperiled after the recent earthquakes and tsunamis. They are made of translucent […]