Have You Been Behind-The-Seams?


    Our current exhibition at the NFSA featuring the gorgeous costumes from the hit film The Dressmaker will be closing soon.

    Sew… if you haven’t seen it yet, and you needle little fashion in your life, it’s not too late!

    You still have time to enjoy this beautiful exhibition, but only until Sunday 18 August 2019.

    Fashion events

    If you’re a lover of costume design or a fan of the film, we have more events coming your way:

    The Dressmaker screening + Q&A with costume designer Marion Boyce: Friday 16 August, 10.30am
    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries + Q&A with costume designer Marion Boyce: Friday 16 August, 6pm
    Power Dressers, a season of classic films with fantastic costumes: Friday 26 July – Saturday 3 August, various times
    Friday Floor Talks - continuing throughout July and into August at 1pm every Friday. 

    In the meantime, be inspired by all the fun we’ve had during the exhibition, starting with our dazzling launch featuring stars of the film Sacha Horler and James Mackay and the announcement that producer Sue Maslin is donating The Dressmaker costumes to the NFSA:

    And not forgetting our Vintage Ball, where attendees dressed up in their '50s finery for some good old-fashioned fun:

    So don’t miss out on this stunning exhibition! Head to our bookings page and grab your tickets now.

    And you can also purchase a copy of the The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition catalogue, available in our online shop (until stocks last).