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Wakanda Forever: Eighth Generation's Journey to Making Blankets for Marvel

Eighth Generation produced the incredible blankets you see in Wakanda Forever, knitting them in our Seattle studio.

What is Ledger Art?

Our Inspired Natives Project Artist®, John Isaiah Pepion (Piikani/Blackfeet) is a modern-day ledger artist; we sat down with John to learn more abo...

Looking Back on a Great 2022

Another great year at Eighth Generation is in the books, and we are excited to share some highlights with you. In business, you are always looking ...

Local Holiday Events at Pike Place Market

Looking for holiday fun for the whole family this year? Pike Place Market has a great lineup of holiday events that everyone can enjoy, from music ...

2022 Comprehensive Gift Guide: Shop Native-Owned Businesses

The holiday season is officially upon us—so cue the shopping anxiety! Coming up with the perfect gift for everyone on your list is stressful enough...

A Native Take on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving? It's Complicated.  So many Americans love the excuse to eat all of their favorite foods on Thanksgiving, but the day leaves a lot of ...

Remembering the Children Wool Blanket: A Boarding School History and Memorial

Over the past few years, an international spotlight has been put on the true scope of the horrors of these boarding schools as thousands of childre...

A Very Merry and Intentional Gift Guide

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and while it’s easy to fall prey to hyper-commercialized gifts, buy intentionally and support small and ...

A Very Native Halloween

Hello Autumn! At Eighth Generation, we are getting ready for our annual staff Halloween party and costume contest, putting the final touches on our...

How to Be Respectful of Indigenous Culture During Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner! And while we love spooky season as much as the next person, there are a lot of costumes out there that make u...

Trick or Treat our Website for Fun Prizes

It's spooky season! Celebrate Halloween fun with Eighth Generation by "trick or treat-ing" our website!  It's easy to Trick or Treat! Click aroun...

Indigenous Peoples' Day & How You Can Support Native Excellence Every Day

Support Indigenous Peoples’ Day by supporting Native people—even if you aren’t Native yourself. Over 100 US cities are celebrating Indigenous Peopl...