N.W.T. 'auntie' and 'uncle' pins a hot commodity at NAIG


Team N.W.T. had some premium pins at the North American Indigenous Games, both for their design and nickname. 

Teams and other organizations associated with the event create pins that trade to build a collection. 

Three N.W.T. pins were available, one as a two-piece Inuvialuit drummer, the other a two-piece Dene drummer. The drums and the bodies are separate pins.

Carson Roche designed the team N.W.T. pins. He said he wanted them to be either a set of a slider and is surprised more teams don’t made their pins more interactive. (Luke Carroll/CBC)

“We wanted to do something to represent the two big cultures in the North,” said Carson Roche, the designer

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