Muskrat mitts


There was a traditional craft fair on November 18 at the high school, where artisans from Aklavik, Tuktoyaktuk, Fort McPherson, Paulatuk, Ulukhaktok/Holman, Tsiigehtchic and Inuvik gathered to sell their wares.

I got these handmade Muskrat fut mittens from a woman in Aklavik. They are very warm!

The best part about fur, by the way, is that you can rub your nose or ears if you get cold.

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2 responses to “Muskrat mitts

  1. Oooh! Oooh! Oooh!
    Animal Hater!
    I kid, I kid…

  2. With fangs and two little beady eyes, this could be taken for a famous snow snake about which some Africans have heard from Canadian peacekeepers…

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