ANPO IYOKPI WIN
Oglala Lakota designer Alexandra Romero-Frederick’s Lakota name is Anpo Iyokpi Win (Happy at Dawn Woman, which is the name of her fashion label. She’s a horsewoman and rancher by trade as well as an activist. Romero-Frederick does most of her day-to-day work on the oldest ranch of the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota. You can also find her on the front lines pushing for indigenous rights. She’s been sewing and beading since she was 8-years-old. Along with her work on the ranch, her artwork helps her support her family. She finds inspiration on the land where she lives and works on.