It’s no secret we love a good shopping spree here at AD and Clever, and if we get to learn about innovative creators and entrepreneurs while we do it, all the more reason to splurge! To kick off Native American Heritage Month, we’re sharing some of our favorite Indigenous-owned businesses to shop for decor, wellness essentials, accessories, and more. From stylish textiles to beauty buys and homeware galore, read on for the full exclusive on a few of the products that we know and love (or have added to our personal wish lists). Happy shopping!

We also strongly encourage you to consider supporting a few of these great organizations and resources dedicated to uplifting Indigenous communities:

“You can never have too much art in your home, which is why I’m constantly on the hunt for new pieces to frame and hang. The watercolors from Aly McKnight have recently caught my eye for their soft lines and bold subjects. Each work could serve as the ideal feature in a gallery wall, like this Guided by the Ancestors piece, since it’s quiet and understated, but once you see it, you’ll never forget it.” —Megan Wahn, associate commerce editor

Guided By The Ancestors Print

“As soon as I saw Bison Star Naturals’ corn-shaped soap bars, I was sold. Who doesn’t love a thing shaped like another thing? Of course, the Taos-based brand offers more than just veggie suds and also carries a line of lotion, liquid soaps, lip balms, and apparel, among other goodies. Started by husband and wife duo Angelo and Jacquelene McHorse, the brand uses naturally, locally, and organically sourced ingredients in its products.” —Katherine McLaughlin, associate digital features editor

Bison Star Naturals Corn Soap Bundle

“As we quickly transition out of summer, I love contrasting my dark winter clothes with a spark of color to keep me glowing throughout the winter season. Designer Bethany Yellowtail first caught my eye with her vibrant color palette and the striking patterns used in her floral scarves. B. Yellowtail is an LA–based brand that is proudly woman- and Native American–owned. Putting indigenous design at the forefront of its creative process, the brand explores apparel, accessories, and home decor!” —Andrea Lewis, assistant to the global editorial director

B.Yellowtail Kaalé Floral Scarves

“Words of affirmation is my love language, so I always have a drawer full of cards ready to be sent out when the mood strikes. This set by Gordon Coons really spoke to me—the description notes that ‘the image depicts the healing to people painted in the Ojibwa Woodland Arts style.’ The artist grew up on the Lac Courte Oreilles reservation, so one of his primary inspirations comes from Woodlands Style of the Great Lakes. Founded in 2001 by Louise Erdrich—a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa tribe as well as an award-winning author, writer, and poet—Native Arts bookstore (part of Birchbark Books in Minneapolis) features ‘the refined work of selected contemporary Indigenous artists from North America.’” —Sydney Gore, digital design editor

Birchbark Native Arts Ginanaadawi’igoom We Heal You Card Set

“Bath time is sacred in my household, and this soak is a recipe for serenity. There are three blends to choose from, but my pick would be the rosehip and jasmine combo which also includes Dead Sea salt, Utah salt, epsom salt, dendritic salt, Himalayan pink salt, coconut powder, oatmeal powder, bentonite clay, witch hazel powder, and aloe powder. I’m pleased to share that this herbal skin-care brand is a Native American–owned company that formulates their products with traditional ingredients used by Indigenous cultures. Another bonus is that everything is paraben-, phthalate-, BPA-, and sulfate-free.” —Sydney Gore, digital design editor

Birchbark Native Arts Healing Waters Soak

“It’s easy to spruce up every room in your home with Winnipeg-based interior designer Destiny Seymour’s eye-catching collection of home accessories. Working textiles into very chic throw pillows, table linens, quilts, and more, Stephanie drew inspiration from patterns made by her Anishinaabe ancestors with the hope to see these motifs in modern homes. The hand-printed Moon pillow is a particularly elegant design, made from natural linen with copper and white ink detailing.” —Audrey Lee, commerce editor

Indigo Arrows Dibiki-Giizis (Moon) Pillow

“My couch has been sadly very bare of pillows for a lot longer than I’d like to admit, and I’m looking to fix that in the coming weeks. I want something cozy that will help fill up the couch in an eye-catching yet subtle way. Lucky for me, Indigo Arrows has a wide selection of minimally printed throw pillows that I think will perfectly get the job done. I’ve especially got my eye on their copper and black moon pillows, but I might just have to also snag a few of their ASIN rock pillows for my bed as well.” —Megan Wahn, associate commerce editor

Indigo Arrows ASIN (rock) Pillow

“Founded in 2017, Maida is a collective of Indigenous and Indo-Hispano artists. The ever evolving project is described as an ‘expression of ancestry, homecoming, diaspora forced and chosen, memory learned and lost, reclamation, and preservation.’ Since this is the time of year when throw blankets become your closest companions, why not invest in one that is both beautifully and ethically made? Maida’s exclusive Martínez Blanket collection is made in collaboration with Suzie Garcia, who weaves them by hand on a Rio Grande loom in Nambé, New Mexico. The wool is hand-dyed with endemic natural dyes (cota flower, choke cherry, indigo, and cochineal) by Maida Branch and Johnny Ortiz.” —Sydney Gore, digital design editor

Maida Goods María Luz (Martinez Blanket)

“Sage and Oats’ soap and shampoo bars are made from all-natural ingredients like organic goat’s milk, avocado oil, coconut oil, and olive oil, so you know they won’t add any unwanted chemicals to your bath routine. With psychedelic color designs that make them just as lovely to display as they are to use, the hardest part should be picking out which scents—including aromatic sage and sweet grass—you’ll want to try out first.” —Audrey Lee, commerce editor

Sage and Oats Authentic Native Made Soap/Shampoo Bar (Set of 3)

“I’m a sucker for anything stationery-adjacent, and believe the right postage stamp can take handwritten correspondence to the next level. I love these foiled stamps from indigenous-owned Trickster Company, which portray a raven—fittingly, the trickster in northern Northwest Coast lore. Whether you frame them on their own, or, like me, use them to enliven your envelopes, they beat boring Forever stamps any day of the week.” —Lila Allen, senior editor, AD PRO

Trickster Company Raven Story Stamp Signature Sheets


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