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Current Exhibits


The deadline for our third-floor gallery show, WORN TO DANCE: 1920s FASHION & BEADING, has officially been extended!
     Contact us in advance to book your tour. Tours are $3.00 per person, scheduled for Monday, Friday, and Saturday, at either 1:00 or 3:00 PM.

Stay tuned for announcements regarding THE BIRD IN THE TEXTILE ARTS, an exhibit to be shown in our first-floor gallery.



Upcoming Exhibits


The Bird in the Textile Arts
Gallery Opening TBA












Past Exhibits


Shawls of Lace
A New Beginning

May 18, 2019 - May 5, 2020


The Fringed Shawl
Transcending Generations & Cultures

April 6, 2018 - October 5, 2019


The Boteh of Kashmir & Paisley
The Signature from the Most Revered Cloths of Creation

June 29, 2018 - February 2, 2019


Piña
The Phillipine Cloth of Pride, Endurance & Passion

June 2017 - May 2018


Tatting
From Concept to Conceptual Art

June 4, 2016 - April 1, 2017


Nets Through Time
Netting and Its Vital Connection to Filet Lace

September 26, 2015 - September 30, 2016


"I Did!"
Wedding Finery & the Affirmations of Past Generations

June 5, 2015 - Aptil 2, 2016


Paper - Iron - Passion
The Paper Cuts of Turburam "Turo" Sandagdorj

February 6 - April 25, 2015


Nineteenth Century Lace
The Emergence of the Middle Class

October 4, 2014 - April 4, 2015


Smocking
Fabric Manipulation and Beyond

March 8, 2014 - October 4, 2014


Mommy & Me
A Century of Children's Dress

May 3rd - September 6, 2014


Early Italian Needlework
September 28, 2013 - February 8, 2014



Mourning Becomes Her
Sentimentality & Sorrow in Fashion 1860-1920

March 30th - August 3, 2013


Treasures of the Lacis Museum of Lace & Textiles
September 22, 2012 - February 2, 2013



That Hat!
100 Years of Hats in Fashion

May 3rd - September 6, 2014


The Asuit Cloth
March 2012



Knitted Lace of Estonia
September 17, 2011 - February 4, 2012



Foundations
The Making of the Silhouette

April 8, 2011 - July 30, 2011


Embroidery
The Extraordinary Needle and Spirit

September 25, 2010 - February 1, 2011


Night & Day
The World of the Twenties

April 1 - September 1, 2010


Bobbin Lace
Taming Multitudes of Thread

September 26, 2009 - February 1, 2010


California's Living Knitted Lace Treasures
A Tribute to Gracie Larsen and Marguerite Shimmons

September 26, 2009 - Frbruary 1, 2010


Lace Comes of Age
Tape Lace from the 17th to the 21st Centuries

October 4, 2008 - February 3, 2009


Lace I Love
From the Collection of Susan Glinert Stevens

June 2 - September 30, 2008


Beyond the Pattern
The Quintessence of Fashion

March 31 - August 2, 2008


Threads of Comfort
The Work of our Mothers' Hands

January 2 - April 30, 2008


Needle Lace
Born of Thread & Air—Stretching the Limits of Needle & Soul

October 1, 2007 - February 2, 2008


Knitted Lace
Two Needles, Thread, and Magic

June 30 - November 3, 2007


Sasha Kagan's Crochet Inspirations
July 7 - September 30, 2007


Bridal Fantasies
The Fashion of Dreams

March 30 - August 4, 2007


Memories in Beads
Forever Borne by the Frailty of Thread

March 30 - April 30, 2007


Whitework
The Merging of Needle, Thread, Cloth and Spirit

October 2, 2006 - February 5, 2007


Inside Out
Detail in Dress, 1850 to the Jazz Age

April 1 - August 1, 2005


Romanian Lace
Costume & Sentimental Embroideries

October 1 - November 30, 2005


Imagery in Lace
October 1 - November 30, 2005



Irish Crochet Lace
150 Years of a Tradition

April 1 - July 30, 2005


"New" Knitting
The Knitting of Debbie New

July 15 - July 30, 2005




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