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Métis-inspired Sash Bracelet
The Métis wore a striped finger-woven sash of various colours of wools. It was traditionally tied around the waist to hold a coat closed. Women now sometimes wear the sash over their shoulder. The Manitoba Métis Federation adopted a new sash with symbolic colours.