Friday Night Live @ Sew Expo


It’s your chance for an evening of fun and luck! Luck? If you come to Friday Night Live at Sew Expo, Puyallup, WA on February 27th you’ll have a chance to win not one, not two, but FIVE machines!  Baby Lock is giving away over $6,000 worth of machines. All you have to do is buy a ticket to Friday Night Live and come and enjoy the show. Of course you have to be present to win. And why wouldn’t you? Because not only do you have a chance to win a machine but you’ll also enjoy a night of education and hilarity!

My stitching Sister and I have been working on our presentation – it’s has a Tonight Show theme and although I can’t promise you an appearance from Jimmy Fallon or Justin Timberlake – I can tell you we will have as much fun in Puyallup as they have in Times Square.  What can you expect?  The traditional Tonight Show Friday night format kicks off with Thank You notes. These thank you notes won’t have anything to do with New York tourists. Oh no, our thank you notes are focused on our industry.  We’ll share our tongue-in-cheek gratitude to Singer, Viking, Pfaff, Brother, Bernina and Baby Lock.

A few weeks ago, I hinted to the possibility of a lip sync battle performed by our special guests.  And our special guests have agreed!  Right now, they are working on their routines and perfecting their form.  I have to say they are not only great sports but they’re bringing their ‘game’ – full of enthusiasm for this unique opportunity to showcase their previously hidden talents. Who are they?  None other than the President of Baby Lock, Steve Jeffrey and local favorite, Eddie Schultz of Issaquah Sewing & Vacuum!  So who do you think they should impersonate? Jennifer Hudson, The Bee Gees, Elvis, Rod Stewart, Barry White, Stevie Wonder, Johnny Cash? Oh my, the possibilities are endless!

But we know you want more than fun – you want to learn and win some prizes. We have the fun handled, the education is a given (Marie and I are unveiling our top 30 embroidery tips) and we’ll hand out tons of prizes!  Over $6200 worth of prizes!  Five machines – complements of Baby Lock plus books and notions from Designs in Machine Embroidery.


Rachel: MSRP $800.00

Imagine: MSRP $3,000.00

Imagine: MSRP $3,000.00

Tempo: MSRP $1,400.00

Tempo: MSRP $1,400.00

Molly: MSRP $500.00

Molly: MSRP $500.00

Anna: MSRP $400.00

Anna: MSRP $400.00

Hope you’ll join us for a night of edutainment!  Reserve your seats now! 



Here’s your assignment this week:
I think we’ve all been guilty of playing a little air guitar or having a jam session in the car every once in awhile 😉 Tell us your absolute favorite song that makes you want to sing at the top of your lungs. We will pick 4 random comments and they each will receive a $25 gift certificate to Zippy DesignZ! Good luck and happy stitching.ZippyDesignZ_2015BlogBanner
The winner of last week’s assignment:
Tell us how long you can hold on to a box of chocolates.  One random comment will be chosen to win… a box of chocolates!  Mmmm!  Yummy!And the winner is:  Ellen M.
“As long as I don’t take a bite I can keep it for a month. But once I break down and have a bite, they are gone within the week. I have no self control with chocolate.”



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75 Comments on Friday Night Live @ Sew Expo

  1. Marianne myrick
    February 18, 2015 at 12:10 pm (5 years ago)

    Won’t get fooled again – can you hear me?

  2. michelle vanderville
    February 18, 2015 at 12:14 pm (5 years ago)

    I could use any one of these. Live the products.

  3. Valerie
    February 18, 2015 at 12:34 pm (5 years ago)

    “You can here me on the radio” by Reba McIntyre

  4. Leora b
    February 18, 2015 at 12:41 pm (5 years ago)

    Living on a Prayer – Bon Jovi

  5. Judy Klep
    February 18, 2015 at 12:51 pm (5 years ago)

    Hey Jude!

  6. Donna Fecteau
    February 18, 2015 at 1:46 pm (5 years ago)

    You Raise Me Up by Josh Groban.

  7. Shelly Christensen
    February 18, 2015 at 3:12 pm (5 years ago)

    We are the champions by Queen

  8. Belinda Germain
    February 18, 2015 at 3:50 pm (5 years ago)

    I’ve Changed by Carrie Underwood. Beautiful song and beautiful voice!

  9. Belinda Germain
    February 18, 2015 at 3:55 pm (5 years ago)

    The email for Friday Night live says it is held on Feb 6th, but the email went out on Feb 18th, a little late to attend to try to win a machine!!!

    • eileenroche
      February 18, 2015 at 6:29 pm (5 years ago)

      Oops! That was a typo! The date of Friday Night Live is Feb. 27, 2015.

  10. Carolyn
    February 18, 2015 at 4:19 pm (5 years ago)

    Aretha Franklin “R-E-S-P-E-C-T”

  11. Polly
    February 18, 2015 at 4:36 pm (5 years ago)

    Up on Cripple Creek by The Band

  12. Breda Sutton
    February 18, 2015 at 5:31 pm (5 years ago)

    Sailing by Christopher Cross. Thanks for the giveaway

  13. Sherry Peterson
    February 18, 2015 at 5:55 pm (5 years ago)

    God Made Girls by Raelynne

  14. Jackie Forzone
    February 18, 2015 at 6:16 pm (5 years ago)


  15. Teresa Mitchell
    February 18, 2015 at 6:28 pm (5 years ago)

    Girls Just Want To Have Fun

  16. Gloria Lewis
    February 18, 2015 at 7:03 pm (5 years ago)

    How about Zippity Do Dah, my oh my what a wonderful day!

  17. Alice Stephenson
    February 18, 2015 at 7:03 pm (5 years ago)

    “Brown-eyed Handsome Man”. I married one!

  18. Susan Novak
    February 18, 2015 at 7:32 pm (5 years ago)

    Jeramiah Was a Bullfrog. Was a good friend of mine.

  19. Danie
    February 18, 2015 at 8:08 pm (5 years ago)

    dancing Queen, ABBA

  20. Tammy Wright
    February 18, 2015 at 9:14 pm (5 years ago)

    Hotel California. The eagles. Yeah!!!!

  21. lynda case
    February 18, 2015 at 9:25 pm (5 years ago)

    Make the World Go Away by Eddie Arnold

  22. Carol K.
    February 18, 2015 at 9:32 pm (5 years ago)

    “I can hardly imagine”. What a really cool song! Gets the heart pounding if nothing else will!

  23. Donna
    February 18, 2015 at 9:34 pm (5 years ago)

    Twinkle, twinkle little star. I’m taking care of my 3 year old grandson.

  24. Gail Beam
    February 18, 2015 at 9:39 pm (5 years ago)

    Any 60’s song will find me singing along with the radio, off key of course! lol

  25. Karin C
    February 18, 2015 at 9:42 pm (5 years ago)

    Oh, anything by Fleetwood Mac or Creedence Clearwater Revival….does that make me old?

  26. Denyse Rose
    February 18, 2015 at 10:39 pm (5 years ago)

    Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison or Van Halen. It is so hard to air guitar in my car so I go in to sew and turn the music up, and play Air Sewing Machine! What a blast!

  27. Thala Wolin
    February 18, 2015 at 11:03 pm (5 years ago)

    Hotel California

  28. Shirley Clark
    February 18, 2015 at 11:07 pm (5 years ago)

    “Momma Mia” – love the movie and the song!

  29. Linda J
    February 19, 2015 at 2:12 am (5 years ago)

    “It’s My Life!” by Bon Jovi … “and I did it my way, I just want to live while I’m a live, IT’S MY LIFE!” Great now I’m gonna go to bed singing that song. Of course “Living On A Prayer” is a very close 2nd.

  30. Barb Grant
    February 19, 2015 at 5:35 am (5 years ago)

    Somebody That I Used to Know by Gotye. Thanks for a chance!

  31. Nancy Weber
    February 19, 2015 at 6:51 am (5 years ago)

    I love anything by Cher, especially when I am driving long distances. She keeps me going!

  32. Darlene Bares
    February 19, 2015 at 8:51 am (5 years ago)

    Ramblin Man by the Allman Brothers Band.

  33. Saundra Romanus
    February 19, 2015 at 9:05 am (5 years ago)

    Tie a Yellow Ribbon round the Old Oak Tree….I’m Old!

  34. lori Albrecht
    February 19, 2015 at 11:37 am (5 years ago)

    Always and forever by heatwave

  35. Erin Murphy
    February 19, 2015 at 12:38 pm (5 years ago)

    I love “Amazing Grace.” For a really bouncy tune, early Beatles music, the Mamas and Papas, or Beach Boys (especially California Girls, of which I am one).

  36. Julie-Ann Samuelson
    February 19, 2015 at 12:49 pm (5 years ago)

    Friday Night by Lady Antebellum

  37. Colleen
    February 19, 2015 at 3:17 pm (5 years ago)

    LOVE, LOVE, LOVED Niel Diamond. “Sweet Caroline” all time favorite

  38. Barbara
    February 19, 2015 at 3:40 pm (5 years ago)

    Press On by Selah
    It has helped me through many rough times.

  39. Beckie
    February 19, 2015 at 7:33 pm (5 years ago)

    I love Motown, especially the Supremes, right now, I can’t get Aretha Franklin’s Respect out of my mind. (I not only sing while I drive but while cleaning house too. Of course at home I dance so it helps me to keep moving and cleaning. hehehe)

  40. Bernadette
    February 19, 2015 at 7:48 pm (5 years ago)

    “Don’t Stop Believing'” By Journey 🙂

  41. Ruth Peterson
    February 19, 2015 at 11:58 pm (5 years ago)

    Bridge over troubled waters or any other Simon & Garfunkel tune. See you at SewExpo! I bought my tickets as soon as the website was open.

  42. Kathy
    February 20, 2015 at 3:08 pm (5 years ago)

    There she goes walking down the street-singing do wa diddy…..

  43. Mary Bogar
    February 20, 2015 at 3:17 pm (5 years ago)

    Reckless by Alabama

  44. Mary
    February 20, 2015 at 7:43 pm (5 years ago)

    How Great Thou Art

  45. Debe
    February 21, 2015 at 12:14 am (5 years ago)

    Amazing Love

  46. Doreen
    February 21, 2015 at 9:45 am (5 years ago)

    Anything by Neil Young but I think Cinnamon Girl is number one.

  47. Beth R
    February 21, 2015 at 5:57 pm (5 years ago)

    Coldplay’s Viva la Vida.

  48. Dena
    February 23, 2015 at 1:16 pm (5 years ago)

    Jesus take the wheel

  49. april
    February 24, 2015 at 12:14 pm (5 years ago)

    Pick one song Ha! I am a closet singer but, Aint no mountain high enough, or Pontoon by Little Big Town, Good Girl By Carrie Underwood,Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd, anything by Miranda Lambert, OH FORGET IT I LOVE MUSIC AND THE WAY IT MOVES ME TO ANOTHER PLACE AND TIME. Thank you to soldiers who provide the freedom and Music makers who make us believe!

  50. LeAnne L
    February 24, 2015 at 1:03 pm (5 years ago)

    Anything written by Jim Steinman and sung by Bonnie Tyler.

  51. allen king
    February 24, 2015 at 1:04 pm (5 years ago)

    Pretty Woman and it has to be Roy Oribison!!!

  52. Sara Redner
    February 25, 2015 at 7:46 am (5 years ago)

    I love classic rock but it really doesn’t matter – if I’m in the car, I’m going to be singing along!

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    February 25, 2015 at 12:33 pm (5 years ago)

    “I Will Rise” or anything by Chris Tomlin. This song is what got me through when my daughter entered Heaven’s gates.

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    I would love to win one for my granddaughter. I’m teaching her how to sew. Had great time at the Expo.

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    Hotel California by the Eagles, there is another one but can only think of the lyrics. 🙂

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