Native American design and culture showcased in Colorado

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Even in the year 2015, many Native Americans in the U.S. say they’re often stereotyped and not fully appreciated as a group. Some say portrayals of them in popular culture are often simplistic and unfair. But one Colorado woman is working hard to change that image, using fashion and style. CCTV America’s Hendrik Sybrandy filed this report from Denver.

Native American design and culture showcased in Colorado

Native American design and culture showcased in Colorado

Even in the year 2015, many Native Americans in the U.S. say they're often stereotyped and not fully appreciated as a group. Some say portrayals of them in popular culture are often simplistic and unfair. But one Colorado woman is working hard to change that image, using fashion and style. CCTV America's Hendrik Sybrandy filed this report from Denver.

Highlight:

  • Kelly Holmes created Native Max, the very first Native American fashion and lifestyle magazine.
  • The magazine was Holmes’ way of displaying the talents of a people she thought were practically invisible in American pop culture.