Outfit part of Arviat collection
Nunavut's sealskin clothing is fit for a beauty queen.
Leanne Cecile, Miss Canada 2003 of Tecumseh, Ont., may wear a $15,000 white sealskin and fox fur dress at the upcoming Miss Universe pageant in Panama on June 3.
Cecile, 26, spotted the floor-length gown, designed by Kugluktuk's Dolorosa Nartok at the North American Fashion and Fur Exhibition (NAFFEM) in Montreal May 4 to 7.
The outfit, a wedding dress, is one of a dozen pieces from Arviat's Kiluk Ltd. displayed at the trade show. (more)