These eco-friendly everyday blankets are made from sustainable fabric woven in Italy. It’s perfect for family picnics, camping, getting cozy around the campfire and is made large enough for a queen size bed or a throw blanket. The warm and luxurious wool/acrylic/polyester blend makes them soft, yet washable. The trim adds a beautiful finish.
Nikki Shawana is a mother, wife, businesswoman, teacher and friend. She loves to travel throughout North America and participates in various powwows as a singer and dancer. Nikki has followed in the footsteps of her grandparents who were also talented artisans. She enjoys making moccasins, mittens, beaded jewelry, baskets and quilts.
For generations, star quilts have been popular in Aboriginal communities.
among Aboriginal communities. They are used in ceremonial gift-giving
and are a symbol of protection. This quilt
symbolizes our connection to the universe. Nikki incorporated star motifs
in honor of her Nancy-baa (grandmother). There are also domes
to honor her Mohawk husband. Anichinabe floral designs complete this beautiful blanket.