Runway Fashion Shows
Patterns...fabrics...style you can sew! Take a break from shopping and get a look at dozens of fashions from independent pattern designers while live models walk the runway on the Expo Stage. FREE with your General Admission ticket.
Distinctive Styles & Delightful Details
Louise Cutting of Cutting Line Designs and Linda Lee of The Sewing Workshop
Longtime friends and industry insiders, Louise and Lind design modern, trend-appropriate patterns for their own independent companies. They produce patterns that are young in spirit with realistic fit, making them ageless and sophisticated and very wearable. Using contemporary fabrics from casual to elegant, you will find touches of classic to decidedly chic ensembles, all with a fun fashion edge and sassy attitude.
Featured on the Expo Stage on Thursday at noon.
Visual Magic: Clothes Re-make the Woman
Want to see real women in stunning designs from Cynthia Guffey's pattern line? Cynthia will take a variety of body types and figures and flatter them based on variations of her own patterns. Be ready to be stunned and dazzled as Cynthia gives personalization and fit a new twist and flare!
Featured on the Expo Stage on Friday at noon.
Coloring Book of Style
Linda Lee of The Sewing Workshop
Age is nothing but a number when it comes to looking fabulous. And no one does timeless style better than The Sewing Workshop Pattern Collection. Featuring beautiful fabrics in stunning color themes, this showcase of chic fashions will challenge you to rethink how you dress and what you sew. See the latest carefree combinations of daring fabrics, textures and patterns in layers that drape and shape. Linda will show how to read the trends and fit today’s concepts into real wearables for you.
Featured on the Expo Stage on Saturday at 12:15.
Sewing's Next Generation: Youth Fashion & Project Show
This fashion and trunk show featuring students ages 9 – 18 years of age will be SEW much fun! Get an insight into the interests and talents of our newest sewing enthusiasts as they show off their latest accomplishments. Whether it hangs in the closet, hangs on a wall or hangs out on beds and sofas, the creativity involved will inspire audiences of all ages. Don’t miss it! (If you know a young person who might like to participate, please call 800-699-6309 or click here for more information
Featured on the Expo Stage on Saturday at 3:45.