Textiles by Leslie Deer
Size: Women's Size 6
Tribal Affiliation: Muscogee (Creek)
Navy color wool crepe sheath dress with three-quarter sleeves and beaded motifs. This garment features ancient motifs including Sun Circle, Wind, and Four Directions. Inspired by the classic silhouette of modern women’s wear, it conveys a message that you can have a modern appearance, but the inherent traditional knowledge remains.
Materials include 100% wool crepe, tri-cut glass beads and satin lining. Beadwork applied by the artist's hand using two needle applique technique. Dress pattern drafted by hand by the artist. This garment was assembled by the artist using a sewing machine. This dress is Women’s size 6.