Native Diva Creations world take over

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Calgary

C$325

C$325
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Funded Of C$5,000 Goal
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A thank you for your support earring

A thank you for your support earring

Pledge: C$25.00
Sterling silver earrings with either a feather or a turtle with a red crystal
Sterling silver earrings with either a feather or a turtle with a red crystal
Pledge: C$25.00
Estimated Delivery: 2020-04-20
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PopSocket reward

PopSocket reward

Pledge: C$100.00
This is a hand beaded pop socket with a 3mm sticker backing.
This is a hand beaded pop socket with a 3mm sticker backing.
Pledge: C$100.00
Estimated Delivery: 2020-05-01
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Big thank you

Big thank you

Pledge: C$100.00
This hand made beaded lanyard that you can use for your work badge, keys and or to your next conference. It is made with seed beads deer bone cones .
This hand made beaded lanyard that you can use for your work badge, keys and or to your next conference. It is made with seed beads deer bone cones .
Pledge: C$100.00
Estimated Delivery: 2020-04-15
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Custom reward

Custom reward

Pledge: C$300.00
You can request a custom piece of your choice. The image to this gift is just a snip it of a few item you can request. there are earrings, hats, bow ties,hoop earrings, pop-socket, necklace with matching earrings and a beaded remembrance day poppy. But you can request almost and thing n the gifting price range up to $300
You can request a custom piece of your choice. The image to this gift is just a snip it of a few item you can request. there are earrings, hats, bow ties,hoop earrings, pop-socket, necklace with matching earrings and a beaded remembrance day poppy. But you can request almost and thing n the gifting price range up to $300
Pledge: C$300.00
Estimated Delivery: 2020-06-01
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Campaign Description

This campaign will help elevate Native Diva Creations to a whole new level, if the funds are raised NDC will use the funds to cover the costs to attend a fashion and trade shows., These shows were chosen because of their exposure the business will be able to get and and build on it customer base.

Art with meaning

 Being able to create jewelery with a meaning is not always easy, but Native Diva Creations makes accessories for a cause. Each year owner Melrene beads hundreds of these Orange T-shirt pins to comemorate September 30th of each year, The reason she dsided to make there weare to bring awarness for  Indian residental school survivors and in rememberace to those that did not make it home. Melrenes mother was a Indian residental school servivor so this issue is dear to her.  Being able to use her art for raising awarness, and give back is very important. A pecentage of the sales each year goes to a differnet indigenous youth program.

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Items made accomplishments Were you can purchase products
Beaded earring Reconized by indigenous community Website
Beaded Pop Sockest finalist for the Calgary Chambers of commerce indigenous entrepreneurial small business award Tsuu Tina Museum gift shop
Beaded arrow necklace Key note speaking at various entrepreneurial symposiums,conferences and summits Grey Eagle Casino gift shop
Various dentillium shell products CANDO small business of the year Santa fe museum of contemporary art
Head Smashed In buffalo jump
Market spot locations( Chinook and Market Mall ) in Calgary
Social Media
Various craft show and trade shows
Moon Stone Creation

What indigenous fashion can be

 By partisipating in fashion shows and trade shows not only is Native Diva Creations able to a wider its  exsposure but is able to showcase what authentilly indigenous cultrally approperiate fashions can look like. Buy breaking down stereo types of indigenous peoples all the while celebrating culture.  Native Diva Creations makes wearable art, and the more people are exposed to it the more incusive indigenous fashion can become.

Management Team

Melrene Saloy-EagleSpeaker

Melrene Saloy-EagleSpeaker

Founder/owner

Melrene Saloy EagleSpeaker is the founder and designer of Native Diva Creations. Melrene is a Blackfoot woman from the Blood Tribe in Southern Alberta. Melrene is a proud mother of two, and resides in Calgary, Alberta. Melrene started Native Diva Creations which is an authentic contemporary First Nations beaded jewelry business. Native Diva Creations designs and sells handmade beaded jewelry and accessories for both men and women. The products made consist of First Nations color, designs and patterns. They are created with traditional and contemporary materials to make new and modern jewelry. Since its inception in 2015, Melrene has taken her business globally by making culturally appropriate jewelry for people from all walks of life to wear.
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Jan 16, 2020

one of the world largest Indigenous Fashion show and market place

For the past 98 years, Santa Fe Indian Market has brought together the most gifted Native American artists from the U.S. with millions of visitors and collectors from around the world. The extended weekend of beauty and celebration ranks as the world’s largest and most highly acclaimed Native American arts show and as New Mexico’s largest attended annual weekend event.

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Jan 16, 2020

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A Fashion show that would like to attend

The mission of VIFW is to bring global recognition to Indigenous fashion designers and artisans from the Northwest coast and across Turtle Island. VIFW showcases the power and beauty of authentic Indigenous art and design by supporting talent development and organizing showcases throughout the year, culminating with Vancouver Indigenous Fashion Week.

This is  Large exspsour show that would hlp elevate the brand.

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Jan 16, 2020

Products made by Native Diva Creations

This video shows a small sample of a few products produced my Native Diva Creations

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Jan 16, 2020
Project launched

FAQs

Were is NDC located and is there a store to purchase?

Calgary Alberta Canada, and no NDC is a small hoe based business most items can be purchased online, through social media and at and vendor markets that it might be set up at.

Are the product wearable for non indigenous

All items are defiantly wearable for all. The mission of this company is for all peoples to be able to wear and show case its products
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