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The Indian Child Welfare Act is Protected!

It’s a great day for Indian Country as ICWA is officially being upheld after a 7-2 vote at the Supreme Court level. Here at Eighth Generation, we a...

Announcing our 2022 Inspired Natives Award winners

With the creation of our very first wool blanket in 2015, our founder Louie Gong (Nooksack) conceived of the Inspired Natives® Award as a way to su...

Native Language Revitalization with our Abundance Collection and More

Eighth Generation is helping to bring Native language to the forefront of the global marketplace with our newest line of products featuring Native ...

Lupus Awareness Month with artist and activist Johnnie Jae

Hope Floats For Lupus Awareness Month, Eighth Generation has partnered with Johnnie Jae (Otoe-Missouria and Choctaw), an artist and disability righ...

Meet TikTok Star and Wholesale Manager Cassius Johnson (Diné)

If you've spent any time on our TikTok or Instagram pages, you'll recognize this face! Meet Cassius Johnson (Diné/Navajo), Eighth Generation's Whol...

Sustainability Sale 2023

Our Gold Label Collection features heirloom-quality wool textiles we knit right here in our Seattle studio. We have incredibly high standards for t...

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 ...