Kristi Eaton
Cher Thomas was a junior in college struggling to pay her rent when she was asked to make a handful of dresses for a tribal ceremony...
Mary Annette Pember
The air in the worn hotel-conference-room-turned-dressing-room was electric with a sweaty mixture of fear, hope and anticipation...

Cher Thomas (Pima/Cocopah) will be the sole Native American fashion designer at ‘The Indigenous Fashion Runway’ as pa

Lee Allen
Food Stand vendor Cindy Washington (left) watches while Cher Thomas (center) and Eden Grinshpan (right) make chumuth...