Awasis Boutique is the first Indigenous inspired baby and kids fashion line in Western Canada and was launched in Feb 2018 by Christine Marie, a proud Metis/Filipino Mama of 2. Awasis means “child” in Cree. Some of the products include custom bibs, blankets + onesies, toddler tees, matching adult tees + more. Within the onesie/tees collection, you will find phrases in the Cree, Michif + English languages. Examples of phrases: “Bannock Baby” “Just Jigging” + “I love Kokum” During the 1st year of business, Christine partnered up with 11 retailers which include the Royal University hospital, Wanuskewin stores, Batoche gift shop, Ready set baby + more within the Saskatoon area. As well as stores in Regina, Prince Albert + Calgary AB.
Awasis Boutique is an authentic Indigenous brand that is dedicated to giving back to the community + on a mission to promote, celebrate + educate people about the Indigenous culture 1 product at a time.