“The OFFiCiAL Collection'' is the debut collection from WABANO. The collection features embroidered Wabano logos (a tipi; which signifies a home in most Indigenous nations. For Wabano, it signifies a home within yourself) and printed staple pieces inspired by his 2Spirit and BIPOC communities. Allowing others to send a statement with quotes such as, ‘My Queerness is Traditional’ and ‘My Existence is the Resistance’ printed on sustainable fabrics. The collection also features an exclusive edition of the acclaimed, HAMPTON x WABANO Jacket, which is a collaboration between Lesley Hampton and Scott, launched by the LESLEY HAMPTON brand in September 2020.
The OFFiCiAL Lookbook was shot by GERRY J. DIAZ and features Métis models and activists, CRICKET GUEST and SAMUEL WONG, 2Spirit Nakota Sioux Advocate, KAIRYN POTTS and Anishnaabe designer, LESLEY HAMPTON.
In efforts to reduce our carbon footprint, all pieces are made-to-order and may take up to 3-6 weeks to fulfil.