Velveteen Parka with Sunshine Ruff
This parka is made to order. Wait time is possible 6 months-1 year. The ruff around the face is a traditional handmade ruff that consists of over 200 pieces. It is made of wolf fur, wolverine, and sea otter. The body is made of cotton velveteen and the trim is made of bias tape that had been hand pieced together. This trim is called a qupak and is a technique that is passed on to families. This is an heirloom quality piece and is handmade.
PC: Yves Brower of Utqiagvik, AK
Model: Hayleigh Nanook of Kotzebue, AK