Smithsonian Craft2Wear 2016
Join us for our 10th annual exhibit and sale of limited-edition, wearable art — head-turning clothing, amazing jewelry and artful accessories, from 80 great American designers — all in only one place this fall, the Great Hall of the National Building Museum, beginning with our Preview Night Benefit party with the artists on the evening of Thursday, October 6th, and continuing on Friday and Saturday, October 7th and 8th.
TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT SHOW ENTRANCE
Even if advance sales through Smithsonian Associates are no longer available online, admission tickets will still be available for purchase at the entrance to the show at the National Building Museum. See you there!
Thursday, October 6th | Meet the Artists Preview Night Benefit | 6:00—9:00pm.
Friday, October 7th | Open for admission 10:00am—8:00pm.
Friends Night Out | Friday, October 7th, 5:30—8:00pm.
Saturday, October 8th | Open for admission 10:00am—5:30pm.
Smithsonian Craft2Wear 2016 opens on the evening of Thursday, October 6th, with our 10th anniversary Preview Night Party with the artists from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The evening will include a light buffet with wine and the first opportunity to shop for the fashions and accessories presented during the event — including a special Art on the Runway Fashion Show that kicks off at 6:30pm. Tickets for the Preview Night Benefit Party are $100 and must be purchased in advance. All proceeds benefit the Smithsonian. Click here to reserve your ticket(s) for our Preview Night Party.
The Smithsonian Craft2Wear 2016 show and sale continues on Friday, October 7th, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday evening’s Friend’s Night Out (from 5:30 to 8 p.m.) will give shoppers a chance to toast the artists’ skill with crafted cocktails, and celebrate the Smithsonian Women’s Committee’s long-standing support of science and the arts. Click here to reserve your ticket(s) for Friends Night Out.
The Smithsonian Craft2Wear 2016 show and sale will be open on Saturday, October 8th from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Daily admission to Smithsonian Craft2Wear 2016 on Friday and Saturday is $15, payable at the door — $13 if you reserve your tickets online in advance. Click here to reserve your Craft2Wear admission ticket(s) online.
A raffle will be held. Tickets may be purchased for $5 each, or five for $20, each day of the show.