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Shayne Watson

Designer

Shayne Watson (Navajo), designer at Shayne Watson Designs, was born and raised in Chinle, Arizona. The 27 year-old has been sewing since the age of 15, but is only in the third year of his professional career as a designer. Shayne Watson Designs features a fashion line that includes Navajo “Old Style” traditional wear, Native Pendleton contemporary wear, evening gown/formal wear, pow wow appliqué, and beadwork. He was a featured designer in National Aboriginal Fashion Week (Canada) in 2013 and 2014, the 2014 Colorado Fashion Week, and will be featured as an Aboriginal Designer with his new evening and wedding gown collection in the NYC Couture Fashion Week in September 2015.