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What Is Most Important to You In Your Weaving? That You're Supporting the Navajo Nation

Here we look at the importance of supporting the Navajo Nation when you purchase a weaving.


Navajo weaving and rug quiz, question 2 by Log Home Design What’s most important to you in your weaving?
1. That it matches your décor.
2. That you’re supporting the Navajo Nation.
3. That it’s a good investment.
   
That you're supporting the Navajo Nation:

If helping out the Indian arts is the driving force behind your desire for a Navajo weaving, good for you! You’ll probably want to narrow your search to contemporary weavers, since they see a portion of the profits from the sale of a rug. You can even ask your arts dealer what percent the artisan receives if it’s a major concern for you. And ask about the artist bios if you’re particularly interested in nurturing young talent.
Go on to the next question!