Traditional Chickasaw regalia gives a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage of this great nation. View the elaborate feather capes, beaded kilts, and other traditional garments still appreciated by modern-day Chickasaws.
Margaret Wheeler shows us the Skunk Clan costume and how she worked with felted silk wool. It was then hand-sewn together put in the dryer to create the wave effect. The headdress used shell ornament, forelocks, a bun, large earrings and face tattooing.