2022 Smithsonian Craft2Wear Show

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2022 Smithsonian Craft2Wear Show

Smithsonian Craft2Wear-Shop for the finest in American Contemporary Wearable Craft at Washington, DC's spectacular National Building Museum!

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National Building Museum 401 F Street Northwest Washington, DC 20001

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Find Your Fabulous! The country's premier jewelry, leather, and wearable artists are gathering in DC to showcase and sell their beautiful craft. Join us at DC's spectacular National Building Museum for the Smithsonian Craft2Wear Show, October 20-22, 2022. Collectors and shoppers alike will find all price ranges in one-of-a-kind works of art to wear. The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) at the Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman will partner with the Smithsonian Women's Committee for the 2022 Craft2Wear Show. SQCC will also exhibit Omani fashion, jewelry and perfume from the Sultanate and other wearable art.

Preview Night Benefit - Thursday, October 20, 6-9pm

Join us for our Preview Night Benefit on Thursday, October 20, 6-9pm. Shop early, meet the artists without the crowds and enjoy hors d'oeuvres with a wine, beer and soft drink bar. Tickets are $100 per person.

General Admission

  • Friday, October 21, 10:30am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday, October 22, 10:30am - 5:30pm

The show takes place Friday and Saturday, 10:30am - 5:30pm each day. General Admission Tickets are $17 per person if purchased online prior to October 17 or $20 after October 17 and at the door. Group Sales price is $10 per ticket for groups of 10 or more. Student Tickets are available at $10 per ticket with Student ID presented at the door.

COVID-19 Policy

To ensure the safety of our guests and staff, we strongly encourage all attendees be vaccinated against COVID-19. Masks are not required but strongly advised. We kindly ask that if you feel sick or unwell, please stay home.

The Smithsonian reserves the right to modify its hours of operation, capacity, and visitor guidelines as circumstances require. The museum may deny entry or access to any person who fails to follow these guidelines or whose conduct puts Smithsonian staff, visitors, or property at risk.  

For more information see: www.SmithsonianCraftShow.org

Metro and Parking

The National Building Museum is accessible on these Metro stops: Judiciary Square (Red Line) or Gallery Place-Chinatown (Red/Yellow/Green Lines). Limited metered street parking is available around the building. Parking garages are available within 2-3 blocks of the National Building Museum.