Smithsonian Craft2Wear

2018 Smithsonian Craft2Wear Show

A curated show and sale of unique wearable art benefitting 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.  

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

black long sleeve top by Lori Bacigalupi
Clothing
Wire necklace with polymer accents
Jewelry
Long Coat made from Neoprene. Leather/Neoprene Belt.
Clothing
Black top with embellished black A-line skirt
Clothing
Damascene (24K inlaid on Steel) necklace
Jewelry
Wood inlay cufflinks
Accessories
Black leather purse with a gold buckle and brown accents
Accessories
Brown leather tote bag with darker handle
Accessories
Model wearing a colorful ikat coat and holding a clutch
Clothing
beaded earrings
Jewelry
Gold and silver cuff
Jewelry
gold necklace with green teardrop shaped pendant
Jewelry
Beaded necklace
Jewelry
triangular leather purse
Accessories
Necklace with circular pendant and blue green stones in wave pattern
Jewelry
Sheer dyed silk scarf
Clothing
child wearing a mauve hat with flowers
Clothing
embellished leather boot
Accessories
Itajime Shibori dyed silk organza top. Full cut shows body silhouette while organza creates sculptural shadows.
Clothing
Gold necklace
Jewelry
Oxidized sterling silver necklace
Jewelry
model wearing brown top with black bottoms
Clothing
Two copper rectangular earrings with symmetrical cutouts
Jewelry
Vitreous enamel, 18K gold, 22K gold, fine silver, oxidized silver brooch
Jewelry
Metal ball on chain
Jewelry
Brooch with woven metal
Jewelry
25mm across, anodized niobium, textured sterling and Vermeil
Jewelry
Black shawl with yellow pattern
Clothing
Square drusy surrounded by rubies, brooch
Jewelry
Blue long sleeved dress with ribbing
Clothing
Black jacket with red accents
Clothing
handwoven jacket w/vest
Clothing
Hand-dyed sustainable linen using traditional shibori method
Clothing
woven brown jacket with zigzag pattern
Clothing
Felted jacket
Clothing
Tailored coat sewn from black wool with hand made bias and piping.
Clothing
Model standing in a forest wearing dress and greenish scarft
Accessories
Looped multicolored patchwork scarf
Accessories
A line of six black socks with metallic designs
Accessories
Model wearing felted scarf with organic crisscrossing motif
Clothing
Beaded floral collar necklace
Jewelry
Blue wool vest
Clothing
Hand carved linoleum blocks, hand printed on ponte knit fabric. Black jacket.
Clothing
grey jacket with red circle
Clothing
Embroidered bracelet
Jewelry
Model in orange and blue floral coat with scarf
Clothing
Sheepskin vest with decorative clasp
Clothing
Red leather purse
Accessories
Grey coat with pleated sleeves
Clothing
Two oval earrings with stone pendant hanging in middle
Jewelry