The Black NAFA label is awarded to only the very best North American black mink. This rare type of mink with its naturally short, velvet like nap and its deep rich color, has come to define the ultimate in luxury and sensuality. No wonder it is the preferred fur of designers everywhere.
Black NAFA Limited Edition
The Black NAFA label that highlights the collections of our prized producers appear on a limited number of garments. Only twenty-one of our best producers qualify for our new and enhanced label which means there are limited quantities available. When you see a Black NAFA label that highlights the collection of one of our top producers, you can rest assured that this means your garment has added value. This is an additional assurance of quality, experience and prestige behind the label.
Experts have long prized the short guard hair covering the deep, dense under wool that is the major characteristic of North American mink. The highest quality grade for colors other than Black NAFA, NAFA Gold Mink creates a silky, lightweight and extremely warm garment. Notable colors include Blue Iris, Sapphire, White, Pearl, Violet, Mahogany, Pastel and Demi Buff.
North America provides the world with an abundance of non-endangered wild fur. From long-haired Red Fox and Coyote to precious Lynx, Lynx Cat, Sable and Fisher to the sleek Musquash, Otter and Beaver, only NAFA Northern offers designers the full spectrum of natural colors and textures to experiment with nature’s own diverse palette.
NAFA Gold Fox is the ranched fox quality equivalent of NAFA Gold Mink. As in mink there are many natural fox colors but certainly NAFA is best known for its collection of dramatic NAFA Silver Fox. Our Fox is unique in the world for its shorter nap, deep under wool and silky texture.
The NAFA Velvet label is awarded to our premium European mink which has earned a solid international reputation as being the finest and most luxurious European mink on the market today. Velvety smooth, silky and lightweight, NAFA Velvet is our prized European mink and is a label that has earned accolades around the world. Colors include black, mahogany, pastel, pearl, demi, blue iris, silverblue and sapphire.
The NAFA Accessory label represents NAFA ranch and wild fur products used in the creation of fashionable fur accessories. This can include everything from hats, earmuffs, scarves, handbags, boots, gloves, vests to shrugs and even leggings!
NAFA Home Accessories
Designers around the globe bring luxury into the home by using the full spectrum of ranch and wild fur in innovative and exciting ways.
The Northern Lights collection is a new and fresh take on fur. Designed for the fashion conscious consumer, the chic and trendy styles are attracting young generations worldwide. This group of independent thinkers and environmentally aware individuals want something that suits their lifestyle. They understand that fur is our legacy and our future. Northern Lights by NAFA takes a cutting edge approach to fur techniques and shapes and gives the young consumer an exhilarating international designer collection of accessories and garments. This collection uses NAFA origin assured Coyote, Beaver, Muskrat, Grey and Red Fox Wild Furs in combination with leathers, fabrics and knits.
Developed voluntarily, the Origin Assured™ (OA) label gives consumers confidence about the provenance of the fur they are buying. It is an assurance that the fur comes from a country where national or local regulations or standards governing fur production are in force. It is also a reflection of the fur trade’s commitment to openness and honesty with their customers.