Smithsonian Craft2Wear

2018 Smithsonian Craft2Wear Show

A curated show and sale of unique wearable art benefiting the Smithsonian. Discover limited-edition jewelry, clothing, and accessories of 60+ acclaimed designers, including cutting-edge couture of young designers and elegant creations of returning favorites. Adorn yourself with the latest in wearable art, and also find unique accessories that make ideal gifts for men, women, and children.  

2018 Awards PRESENTED ON PREVIEW NIGHT

Best in Show: Reiko Ishiyama

Donors: Ornament Magazine; Award selected by Carolyn Benesh and presented by JoAnn Symons

Smithsonian Women's Committee Choice Award: Julie Powell

Donors: SWC; Award selected by Jane Milosch and presented by Fran Dubrowski

Sustainability Award: Vilma Maré

Donors: SWC; Award selected and presented by the 2017 Craft2Wear co-chairs: Anne-Lise Auclair Jones, Lynda Mounts, and Ann Peel

 

October 4-6, 2018

Location

National Building Museum
Great Hall
401 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
Metro - Red Line - Judiciary Square Station
Directions 

 

OPENING NIGHT COCKTAIL PARTY:  

Thursday, October 4, 6:00 to 9:00

CRAFT2WEAR SHOW AND SALE:  

Friday, October 5, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.    

Saturday, October 6, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Enhance your personal style during these two days of fun shopping for your fall wardrobe.

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2018 Show Exhibitors

Damascene (24K inlaid on Steel) necklace
Booth 43
gold necklace with green teardrop shaped pendant
Booth 36
Beaded necklace
Booth 46
Handmade multicolored scarf
Booth 16
Two copper rectangular earrings with symmetrical cutouts
Booth 12
Metal ball on chain
Booth 25
25mm across, anodized niobium, textured sterling and Vermeil
Booth 28
Hand carved linoleum blocks, hand printed on ponte knit fabric. Black jacket.
Booth 18
grey jacket with red circle
Booth 11
Embroidered bracelet
Booth 57
Model in orange and blue floral coat with scarf
Booth 37