On Now & Upcoming Exhibitions

On now

A Decorative Bias: Parisian Ties 1919-2019

Virtual exhibition

Remember the 80s: On the edge, over the top

Recent Stories

Lyn Farry

Flounces & frills

Dressing up the New Zealand sound

Ann Lynch

Garment of the week

Fluro rainbow maxi dress

This dress is labelled Marti of Melbourne, self-described makers of "high class cocktail wear". The label was made under licence in New Zealand by Faulkner Manufacturing.

We’re not your typical museum.

With no fixed abode other than this website, the New Zealand Fashion Museum is for anyone with a love of fashion, heritage, innovation and creativity. It is a museum dedicated to the curation of New Zealand’s rich fashion past, making it relevant for the present and future.