WHERE: The Nordic Heritage Museum
WHAT: Is there a connection between superhot Sweden-based fashion brands like Acne Studios (pictured here) and the traditional garb of Nordic regions? The Ballard museum's new exhibit follows the history of Swedish dress from traditional folk costumes of the Sami to today's ultra-hip designers.
Events accompany the on-going show include an artist talk with designer Laurie Jacobi, a folk costume show, and an evening of Nordic fashion. For dates of these events check out the museum's website.
WHEN: September 13 through November 10