Events

Style Show

Woman models clothes on style show walkwayNew patterns, trends and design ideas from leading pattern designers will be shown. Admission is free with your Expo entrance fee, but seating is limited. All style shows are held on the Expo Runway located upstairs in the Pavilion.

Please – no food or drink, audio taping or cell phone use during the style shows.

As an additional courtesy, please put your cell phones on ‘vibrate’.

Thank you!

Free Stage

Get inspired with a selection of free learning opportunities presented daily in the Showplex.

Participants on free stage holding dolls and sewing materials, audience in foreground

Charity Event

Small mixed-breed dog in dog bed licking its nose, orange squeeze toy in foregroundFor the second year, the Sewing & Stitchery Expo is proud to bring you Baby Lock’s “For the Love of Pets” sewing area! No sewing experience needed. Stop by the Showplex and sew a bandanna for your fur baby (ies)!

You will also have the opportunity to customize your bandanna with your fur baby’s name. All materials, including the use of sewing machines and expert assistance will be provided. A suggested donation of $5 will be collected to benefit the Pierce County Humane Society. Participants will also receive a door prize ticket to enter in the pet giveaway prize, generously supplied by Baby Lock.

Tacoma and Pierce County Humane Society LogoAll donations go to the Pierce County Humane Society. Your generous donations will help to provide food, shelter, and medical services, such as spaying and neutering, to more than 12,000 animals every year. Representatives of the Humane Society will be present to answer your questions.

Evening Events

You won’t want to miss our special evening events – learn and be entertained by some of our favorite celebrities!

Check back soon for more details!