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Seattle Style: Fashion/Function

Start Date 04 May 2019
End Date 14 October 2019
Venue Museum of History & Industry
Location Seattle, USA
Exhibition display of dressed mannequins

What Seattleites wear—past and present—reveals something captivating about the city’s sartorial spirit. Seattle Style: Fashion/Function highlights how elegance and practicality co-existed and converged in Seattle wardrobes, providing new insights into local clothing ranging from couture to grunge aesthetics.

The most significant exhibit to date featuring Pacific Northwest regional style, and the most prominent showcase of MOHAI’s clothing collection, Seattle Style: Fashion/Function explores the sensibility of Seattle fashion, bringing together men’s and women’s fashions from the mid-1800s to today.


Image courtesy of Bettina Hansen / The Seattle Times