Viola Roedde’s Style Revisited: 1910s Fashions

From the Ivan Sayers Collection

Celebrating the captivating style of Viola Maude Roedde (née White). Born in Collingwood, Ontario, in 1892, Viola moved with her family to Vancouver in 1903, where they became integral parts of the community. Viola and William Roedde were married in 1914. Known for her infectious smile and elegant presence, Viola’s style mirrored the transformative fashion trends of the 1910s. Curated from the renowned collection of Ivan Sayers, this exhibition offers a deep dive into the sartorial elegance of the era, with Viola as its muse. Join us in revisiting the fashion-forward spirit of Viola Roedde. Join us in this nostalgic fashion retrospective.