Fashion Statement vs. Cultural Symbol

Lately, there has been a rise in popularity of feather accessories and tribal prints, especially during the Summer as the fashion go-to for summer festivals. One Native American model, Daunnette Reyome, has not taken lightly to this trend. The 13-year-old model wants others to think twice about wearing Native American accessories because of the cultural significance behind those symbols.

Take a look at this video Daunette shot for Teen Vogue about what she loves most about her culture below.

 

 

The next time you want to accessorize with Native American symbols think about the culture and people behind the accessories.

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