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Glossary of Terms Used for Native American Jewelry PART 2: L-Z

Glossary of Terms Used for Native American Jewelry PART 2: L-Z

Here we continue our helpful glossary of terms commonly used in reference to Native American jewelry… LAPIS LAZULI – also known as Lazurite, this deep blue (sometimes tending to indigo) semi-precious stone has been valued worldwide and is especially noted in ancient Egyptian archaeological finds....
Glossary of Terms Used for Native American Jewelry PART 1: A-K

Glossary of Terms Used for Native American Jewelry PART 1: A-K

Native American jewelry is distinctive and unique, and beloved by people from all backgrounds all over the USA and beyond. It is amongst the most popular and prized mementos sought by vacationers, especially in the southwest, and is worn and treasured by men and women all over the world. When you...
Product Showcase – Pendleton Towels

Product Showcase – Pendleton Towels

One of the more recent additions to our product catalogue at Indian Traders is our collection of Pendleton Oversize Spa Towels. Historically renowned for beautifully crafted Indian Trade Native American blankets, Pendleton has come a long way in a century and a half, and its diverse product catal...
Native American Trade History PART 2 – European-Native Trade

Native American Trade History PART 2 – European-Native Trade

The arrival of European explorers and settlers brought to the North American continent, alongside much upheaval for the Indigenous people, exciting new and diverse trade opportunities that were, at times, mutually beneficial. The Native American tribes and the first Europeans in North America att...
Native American Trade History PART 1 – Trade Between Tribes

Native American Trade History PART 1 – Trade Between Tribes

You may have heard the term “Indian Trade”, which refers to the historic trade relationship between the Native American Peoples and Europeans on the North American continent. It operated from the first arrival of the Spanish, French, Portuguese, English, and other explorers, and settlers up until...
Women’s Western Handbags, Purses, & Wallets at Indian Traders

Women’s Western Handbags, Purses, & Wallets at Indian Traders

Our collection of top-quality merchandise here at Indian Traders has evolved and grown enormously over the last year or so. While remaining committed to our roots with our staple of Pendleton blankets, throws, and accessories, and authentic Native American Jewelry from local Hopi, Navajo, and Zun...
Pendleton Blankets – L7 Designs Apparel & Accessories Showcase

Pendleton Blankets – L7 Designs Apparel & Accessories Showcase

Indian Traders offers a wide range of stunning Pendleton products. Most people are aware of the stunning Native American blankets and Pendleton throws we offer, but did you know that we also have a unique and beautiful range of apparel and accessories made from these blankets? L7 Designs Native-I...
Who Were the Cheyenne Dog Soldiers?

Who Were the Cheyenne Dog Soldiers?

While Indian Traders has a particular focus on the Native American jewelry of the southwest tribes and Native American blankets from Pendleton Woolen Mills, we honor all Indigenous American peoples. Today we are taking a look at the renowned Cheyenne Dog Soldiers… Who Are the Cheyenne? The Cheyen...
Protecting Your Native American Blanket

Protecting Your Native American Blanket

Congratulations! You are the proud owner of a beautiful Native American blanket or throw from Pendleton Woolen Mills. Not only is your Pendleton throw or blanket an object of beauty and meaning; but it is also an investment piece that can last a lifetime if you care for it properly. This means cl...