Indigenous women outshine Paris

“What’s the worst thing that could happen?” is what Waneek Horn-Miller asked herself as she walked down the runway. “I guess I could trip and fall,” she laughed, while recounting her Paris City Fashion Week experience in an interview with The Eastern Door. As a mother of three in her 40s and

A Kanien’kehá:ka star’s Emmys debut

Courtesy Kawennáhere Devery Jacobs Millions of eyes locked on Kawennáhere Devery Jacobs and her fellow Onkwehón:we Reservation Dogs stars while they took over the 73rd Primetime Emmys Award stage to present an award. Since the television show, created by and for Indigenous Peoples, began to air, it resulted in a rippling tide

Ireland lacrosse gifted with ribbon skirt

(COURTESY JAIDEN MITCHELL) Sky Timmons is Irish and Mohawk. The lacrosse stick belongs to Cheyenne Lazore’s daughter Jemma, who is a goaltender from Akwesasne. [apss_share] Dear Readers: As an essential service that is still open during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Eastern Door is fighting hard to keep news like this flowing, in our

Simons honours Indigenous designers

(Courtesy Niio Perkins) [apss_share] Dear Readers: As an essential service that is still open during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Eastern Door is fighting hard to keep news like this flowing, in our print product, though an online subscription at www.eastermdoor.com and here, for free, on our website and Facebook. But when a large portion

Fashionista flare shines after dark in Cornwall

(From left to right) Starlyn Oakes, Daisy Lahache, Jenna Thompson and Kendall Horn were among the models decked out by Onkwehón:we designers at the Fashion After Dark runway show in Cornwall last weekend. (Courtesy Laurie Gardner) [apss_share] While the light faded on the horizon Saturday, the floodlights at the Port Theatre in

Fighting the mood swings of fall fashion

Tiio Horn (left) rocks as Mezaris silk scarf, while a smaller Tiio (Deer) (right) goes for a Merino wool style from the same designer. Both are solid fall looks. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) [apss_share] In the wee hours of the night, I recently tumbled down an internet black hole, a

Are you dressing like Emmet the Lego man?

Stephanie EM Coleman, The Eastern Door fashion diva [apss_share] It used to be that fashion had rules. Throughout the 20th century, there were very clear-cut trends and silhouettes that the average person could follow with a sense of reassurance that they were up to date and safely in style. You know, drop waist flapper