DEPARTMENT 18

NEEDLECRAFT

(Refer to general rules)

Exhibits accepted on Saturday 9:00 to 5:00, Sunday, 1:00 to 5:00

1. No article can compete as more than one entry; that is, an article can be judged but once.

2. All clothing must be laundered and ironed.

3. Each exhibit to be judged on workmanship, worth of article, appropriateness of material and design.

4. Only one entry per class per exhibitor will be entered in this department.

5. Items must have been completed by the exhibitor during the past year.

6. All sets, such as slippers, socks, cap and scarf, must be fastened together.

7. Exhibits cannot be removed until 10:00 p.m. Saturday evening or they can be picked up Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Basis for judging household and needlwork exhibits:

Plain Sewing – Lingerie or aprons to be judged on

           1. Worth of article

           2. Materials and trimmings, appropriateness, quality

           3. Workmanship – method of construction, choice and execution of stitches.

Dressmaking – Simple house dresses, shirtwaist, skirt, simple school dress for girl to be judge on     

           1. Material - its appropriateness, quality, color and design

           2. Design – simplicity of line, harmony of color, appropriateness

           3. Workmanship – method of construction, choice and execution of stitches

Embroidery and Crocheting – Simple designs and edges for trimming to be judged on

           1. Worth of article

           2. Material – appropriateness and suitability for use for which it was made

           3. Workmanship

Knitting – to be judged on

           1. Worth of article

           2. Workmanship – execution of stitches, perfection

 

SECTION 1                    Clothing

1. Each exhibit to consist of one garment.

2. Each garment to be judged on materials, color, design, suitability and workmanship.

3. All articles of clothing must have been made since the close of last year’s fair by the exhibitor.

   CLASS                                                                    PREMIUMS

Apron                                                     $3.00        $2.50        $2.00       $1.50

01    Children’s apron

02    Coverall                                                                                             

03    Fancy apron

04    Half apron

05    Kitchen apron

Children’s garment                               $4.00        $3.25        $2.50       $1.75

06    Boy’s outfit

07    Coat

08    Girl’s outfit (one to six years)

09    Girl’s outfit (6 to 12 yrs.)

10    Shirt

Coat                                                      $8.00        $6.50        $5.00       $3.50

11    Blended Fabric

12    Cotton

13    Silk

14    Wool                                                                                                 

Dress                                                  $4.00        $3.25        $2.50       $1.75

15    Better Cotton dress

16    Cotton Housedress

17    Evening dress

18    Silk or blend fabric dress

19    Synthetic fabric dress

20    Wool dress

Two-piece dress

21    Blend fabric dress

22    Cotton dress

23    Silk dress                                                                           

24    Wool dress

25    Hats

26    Jacket-any fabric

Lingerie                                                                                   

27    Children’s pajamas

28    Girl’s nightgown

29    Housecoat

30    Ladies nightgown

31    Ladies pajamas

32    Men’s pajamas

33    Other

Mending or repairing (single entry)

34    Any article-hand done mending

35    Any article-machine done mending

36    Any article-renovated or remodeled clothing

Skirts and blouses

37    Cotton blouse with sleeves

38    Cotton blouse, sleeveless

39    Cotton or cotton blend skirt

40    Culottes

41    Man’s shirt

42    Silk or blend blouse w/sleeves

43    Wool or wool blend skirt

44    Other

45    Slacks-any fabric

Suits  

46    Blend fabric suit

47    Cotton suit

48    Synthetic fabric suit

49    Wool suit

50    Other

Decorated Clothing

51    Embroidered

52    Appliqued

53    Other

Sportswear

55    Ladies

56    Girl’s

57    Men’s

58    Boy’s

60    Clothing modified for special needs

SECTION 2                    Needlework

   CLASS                                                                       PREMIUMS

Bedspreads                                          $4.00        $3.50        $3.00       $2.50

01    Crocheted

02    Knitted

03    Embroidered

Carriage Robe

04    Crocheted

05    Felt

06    Knitted

07    Woven

Centerpieces, under 12”

08    Crochet edge

09    Crochet (solid)

10    Applique

11    Embroidered

12    Cross-stitch

13    Cutwork

14    Drawnwork

15    Outline

16    Solid

17    Knitted

18    Solid tatting

19    Tatting edge

20    Woven

Centerpieces, over 12”

21    Crochet edge

22    Crochet (solid)

23    Applique

24    Embroidered work

25    Cross-stitch

26    Cutwork

27    Drawnwork

28    Outline

29    Solid

30    Knitted

31    Solid tatting

32    Tatting edge

33    Woven

Cushions and Cushion tops

34    Crewelwork

35    Crochet

36    Embroidered

37    Knitted

38    Needlepoint

39    Novelty                                                                                              

40    Woven

41    Latch Hook

Luncheon cloths

42    Crochet edge

43    Crochet (solid)

44    Applique

45    Embroidered work

46    Cross-stitch

47    Cutwork

48    Drawnwork

49    Outline

50    Solid

51    Tatting edge

52    Woven

Luncheon cloth with napkins

53    Crochet edge

54    Crochet (solid)

55    Applique

56    Embroidered work

57    Cross-stitch

58    Cutwork

59    Drawnwork

60    Outline

61    Solid

62    Novelty

63    Woven

Miscellaneous

64    Toys

65    Doll clothes

66    Tote bag

67    Pocketbook

68    Other

Pictures                                                                                   

69    Crewelwork

70    Embroidery

71    Needlepoint

72    Counted Cross-stitch

Pillowcases

73    Crocheted edge

74    Applique

75    Embroidered work

76    Cross-stitch

77    Cutwork

78    Drawnwork

79    Outline

80    Solid

Scarves

81    Crochet edge

82    Crochet (solid)

83    Applique

84    Embroidered work

85    Cross-stitch

86    Cut work

87    Drawn work

88    Outline

89    Knitted

90    Solid

91    Tatting edge

92    Other

Tablecloths

93    Crochet edge

94    Crochet (solid)

95    Embroidered work

96    Cut work

97    Drawn work

98    Outline

99    Solid 

100    Cross stitch

101   Tatting edge

102   Woven

Towels

103   Crocheted edge

104   Applique

105   Embroidered work

106   Cross stitch

107   Cut work

108   Drawn work

109   Outline

110   Solid

111   Painted

112   Tatting edge

113   Woven

Wearing Apparel

Caps  

114   Crocheted

115   Knitted

Coat

116   Crocheted

117   Knitted

Dress 

118   Crocheted

119   Knitted

Handkerchiefs

120   Crocheted edge

121   Embroidered

122   Hairpin edge

123   Hem stitch

124   Tatting edge

Hat     

125   Crocheted

126   Knitted

Mittens or gloves

127   Adult’s

128   Child’s

Socks, slippers, booties

129   Adult’s

130   Child’s

Stole, shawl, or poncho

131   Crocheted

132   Knitted

Suit    

133   Crocheted

134   Knitted

Sweater, Cardigan

Child’s

135   Crocheted

136   Knitted

Man’s

137   Crocheted

138   Knitted

Woman’s

139   Crocheted

140  Knitted

Sweater, Pullover sleeveless

Child’s    

141   Crocheted

142   Knitted

Man’s

143   Crocheted

144   Knitted

Woman’s                                                                                                 

145   Crocheted

146   Knitted

Sweater, Pullover with sleeves

Child’s

147   Crocheted

148   Knitted

Man’s

149   Crocheted

150   Knitted

Woman’s

151   Crocheted

152   Knitted

Sweater, cap and bootie set

153   Crocheted

154   Knitted

Vest

Child’s

155   Crocheted

156   Knitted

Man’s

157   Crocheted

158   Knitted

Woman’s

159   Crocheted

160   Knitted

Cap and Mittens, set of 3

161   Crocheted

162   Knitted

Scarf and Mittens, set of 3

163   Crocheted

164   Knitted

Machine Knitted Items

165   Scarf or Mittens

166   Cap or Hat

167   Sweater, Vests

168   Dresses, Skirts

169   Afghans

Other

170   Crocheted

171   Knitted

SECTION 3                 Afghans and Quilts

   CLASS                                                                       PREMIUMS

Afghan, small (36’’ x 45’’)                      $ 4.00       $ 3.50       $ 3.00      $ 2.50

01   crocheted

02   knitted

03   other                                                                                                  

Afghan, medium (45’’ x 60’’)                $ 7.00       $ 6.00       $ 5.00      $ 4.00

04   crocheted

05   knitted

06   other

Afghan, large (60’’ and over)             $ 10.00       $ 9.00       $ 7.50      $ 6.00

07   crocheted

08   knitted

09   other

Quilts, hand quilted                                                                  

10   pieced

11   appliqued

12   whole cloth

13   embroidered                                                                       

14   mixed media

15   novelty

Miscellaneous hand quilted

16   baby quilt

17   quilted wall hangings

18   small hand quilted items

Quilts, machine quilted

19   pieced

20   appliqued

21   whole cloth

22   embroidered

23   mixed media

24   novelty

SECTION 4

Rugs

   CLASS                                                                               PREMIUMS

PREMIUMS, ALL CLASSES                    $ 10.00       $ 8.00       $ 6.00      $ 4.00

01   Braided – any fabric

02   Crocheted – any fabric

03   Hooked – any fabric

04   Knitted – any fabric

05   Knotted – any fabric

06   Latch hook

07   Woven – any fabric

08   Other

SECTION 5                             Wool

   CLASS                                                                                 PREMIUMS

PREMIUMS, ALL CLASSES                     $4.00        $3.50        $3.00       $2.50

Felted Wool – Needle Felting

01   Pin

02   Candle mat over 12"

03   Candle mat under 12"

04   Wall Hanging

05   Hat

06   Purse

07   Recycled/Repurposed

08   Other

Felted Wool – Machine Felting

09   Pin

10   Candle mat over 12"

11   Candle mat under 12"

12   Wall Hanging

13   Hat

14   Purse

15   Recycled/Repurposed

16   Other

Needle Punch

17   Pin

18   Candle mat over 12"

19   Candle mat under 12"

20   Wall Hanging

21   Hat

22   Purse

23   Recycled/Repurposed

24   Other

Wool Felt Applique

25   Pin

26   Candle mat over 12"

27   Candle mat under 12"

28   Wall Hanging

29   Hat

30   Purse

31   Recycled/Repurposed

32   Rug

33   Other

Wool Apparel (100% wool fabric, home sewn)

34   Coat/Jacket

35   Suit

36   Pants

37   Skirt

38   Vest/Poncho

39   Accessory

40   Other

Wool Apparel – Knitted (100% wool yarn, hand or commercial spun)

41   Sweater

42   Vest

43   Cowl or Scarf

44   Shawl

45   Mittens or Gloves

46   Socks

47   Other

Wool Apparel – Crocheted (100% wool yarn, hand or commercial spun)

48   Sweater

49   Vest

50   Cowl or Scarf

51   Shawl

52   Mittens or Gloves

53   Socks

54   Other

 Wool – Weaving (at least 75% wool)

55   Shawl

56   Table Runner

57   Coverlet or Throw

58   Other

SECTION 6             Homespun Yarn

1. Each skein needs to be spun by the entrant alone and wound neatly with the two ends of the skein tied together.

2. Secure a tag on each skein indicating the fiber content.

3. Skeins should be at least 2 ounces and securely tied in 3 places.

   CLASS                                                                     PREMIUMS

PREMIUMS, ALL CLASSES               $ 10.00       $ 8.00       $ 6.00      $ 4.00

Skeins, fiber dyed and prepared by spinner (1)

01   Fine singles yarn

02   Medium to thick singles yarn

03   Fine plied yarn

04   Medium plied yarn

05   Thick plied yarn

Skeins, commercially prepared fiber (1)

06  Fine singles yarn

07   Medium to thick singles yarn

08   Fine plied yarn

09   Medium plied yarn

10   Thick plied yarn

11   Handspinners dyed yarn basket – a minimum of one pound of yarn spun in any manner for use in one project displayed in a basket. Include a description of the fiber techniques used to spin the yarn and its intended use.

12   Fulton County Homespun Yarn – Fulton County residents may exhibit one skein of yarn of their choice. Judged on overall quality.