Homecraft

Class 9: Sew, Knit, Crochet, Smocking, etc.

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Chair Person: Lynn Marcellus
Prize Money: 
See categories below

Open to everyone.  All articles must be new unless otherwise stated and may not be exhibited more than twice at this fair. SMA means SAMPLE OF MATERIAL ATTACHED. SYA means SAMPLE OF YARN ATTACHED.  Please read description of sections and follow exactly, anything added or left out will cause disqualification.

SEWING Prize Money:  1st – $5.00, 2nd – $4.00, 3rd – $3.00

Most points in Sewing (Section 1 to 15) – Sponsored by Taylor Sewing Centre & Quilt Shop – Prize money:  1st – $25.00 Gift Certificate, 2nd – $15.00 Gift Certificate, 3rd – $10.00 Gift Certificate

Section

  1. Pillow case – 50% originality, 50% workmanship
  2. Reusable shopping bag
  3. Adult’s PJ, pant – SMA
  4. Vest, lined, ladies – SMA
  5. Fleece article
  6. Case for tablet
  7. Dog’s coat
  8. Article made from denim (i.e. apron, purse)
  9. 2 placemats with an animal or holiday theme
  10. Stuffed animal for an older child – buttons allowed
  11. Apron, kitchen – SMA lined – bib style
  12. 2 hot mats – SMA – not quilted
  13. Sewing tips/tricks or gadgets. Include sample or instructions with picture(s)
  14. Pot holders, 1 pair – SMA
  15. Mug cozy and matching mug rug

KNITTING Prize Money:  1st – $5.00, 2nd – $4.00, 3rd – $3.00

Please DO NOT iron these items

Section

  1. Baby’s sweater and bonnet, knit – SYA
  2. Dog’s or cat’s sweater – any size
  3. Child’s sweater, cardigan, knit, size 4-8
  4. Tea pot cozy, knit
  5. Children’s Mitts – Gauntlet style – SYA
  6. Child’s toque with ear flaps – SYA
  7. Child’s hat that looks like an animal – SYA
  8. Infant’s dress, knit
  9. Adult’s fingerless gloves – SYA
  10. Adult’s slippers – SYA
  11. Adult’s mitts – SYA
  12. Adult’s cable knit hat – SYA
  13. Ladies’ knit infinity scarf – SYA
  14. Ladies’ knit socks – SYA
  15. Men’s knit socks – SYA
  16. Neck warmer – SYA

CROCHET Prize Money:  1st – $5.00, 2nd – $4.00, 3rd – $3.00

Section

  1. Unfinished item
  2. Crocheted coat hanger – SYA
  3. Sweater and bonnet, baby, SYA
  4. Crocheted pot holder – 1 pair
  5. 2 dishcloths
  6. Lace, 1 yard, minimum, separate or attached to item
  7. Doily, under 12 inches mounted
  8. Doily, 16 inches or larger mounted

SPINNING Prize Money:  1st – $10.00, 2nd – $8.00, 3rd – $6.00

Sample of yarn to be attached

Section

  1. Skein of handspun fibre – at least 6 feet long
  2. Hat – made entirely from hand spun fibre
  3. Mitts – made entirely from hand spun fibre

AFGHANS Prize Money:  1st – $10.00, 2nd – $8.00, 3rd – $6.00

Section

  1. Afghan, knit – adult size,
  2. Afghan, crochet – adult size,
  3. Afghan , knit – baby size
  4. Afghan, crochet – baby size

SMOCKING Prize Money:  1st – $5.00, 2nd – $4.00, 3rd – $3.00

Section

  1. Child’s smocked onesie, overalls
  2. Smocked apron – short
  3. Child smocked dress