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Dept 18: Needlecraft
SUPERINTENDENTS
SECTION 1: JANET BROWN
                      2177 Water Level Road
                      Somerset, Pa., 15501
                      445–2636
SECTION 2: WENDY SHAULIS
                      171 Garrett Shortcut RD
                      Berlin, Pa., 15530
                      445–4646
SECTION 3: JEANNE KLINK

                      Lincoln Ave Ext

                      Meyersdale, Pa 15552

                      279-5891 
(Refer to General Rules)
County entries will be entered first. Out-of-county entries will be taken on standby basis.

General Information
All articles must be entered as directed in the general instructions for entries.
Premiums paid on products in surrounding area covered by the fair.
All entries must have been made since the close of last year’s fair by the person named as exhibitor. All articles must be clean and in good condition before being accepted. No article can be entered in more than one class.
Articles having no competition will not receive a premium unless worthy, as indicated by the judge.
All entries will be judged on:
    1. Workmanship
    2. Worth of article
    3. Appropriateness of material
    4. Appropriateness of design
Every care will be taken to protect the articles exhibited from all injury; however, the Fair will not in any way hold itself responsible for accidents, loss or damage by water, fire, theft, or otherwise whatever may be the cause of extent of the damage or loss sustained.

SPECIAL WOOL AWARD
To promote the use of woolen fabric in home sewing, the Women’s Auxiliary of the Somerset County Sheep and Wool Growers Association is offering special awards to outstanding garments made of wool. In both the, senior and junior divisions a $10.00 prize will be given to the best garment made of woolen fabric. This award will be made, by the judge after considering all of the woolen garments receiving blue ribbons.

SECTION 1: CLOTHING
DIVISION: SENIOR WOMEN’S WEAR
CLASS 1 – Street Dress
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $6 $5 $4
    B. Wool or wool blend $6 $5 $4
    C. Synthetic $6 $5 $4
CLASS 2 – Two Piece Dress
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $6 $5 $4
    B. Wool or wool blend $6 $5 $4
    C. Synthetic $6 $5 $4
CLASS 3 – Formal Wear
    A. Long $10 $8 $6
    B. Street Length $8 $6$4
CLASS 4 – Winter Coat $15 $12 $10
CLASS 5 Suit – (Jackets and Skirt)
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $10 $8 $6
    B. Wool or wool blend $12 $10 $8
    C. Synthetics $10 $8$6
CLASS 6 – Pant Suit Top & Long Pants
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $10 $8 $6
    B. Wool or Wool blend $15 $12 $ 10
    C. Synthetic $15 $12$10
CLASS 7 – Slacks
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $5 $4 $3
    B. Wool or wool blend $6 $5 $4
    C. Synthetic $6 $5 $4
CLASS 8 – Jackets
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $6 $5 $4
    B. Wool or wool blend $10 $8 $6
    C. Synthetic $10 $8 $6
CLASS 9 – Blouse
    A. Tailored $5 $4 $3
    B. Other $5 $4 $3
CLASS 10 – Skirts
    A. Cotton or cotton blends $5 $4 $3
    B. Wool or wool blends $6 $5 $4
    C. Synthetic $6 $5 $4
CLASS 11 – Jumpers $6 $5 $4
CLASS 12 – Shorts or Culottes $5 $4 $3
CLASS 13 – Sleepwear
    A. Adult $4 $3 $2
    B. Children $4 $3 $2
    C. House coat or robe $5 $4 $3
CLASS 14 – Aprons
    A. Kitchen apron $4 $3 $2
    B. Fancy apron $4 $3 $2
CLASS 15 – Ensemble (3 or more pieces)
    A. Cotton or cotton blend $12 $10 $8
    B. Wool or wool blend $15 $12 $10
    C. Synthetic $15 $12 $10
CLASS 16 – Art to Wear – garments including hand dyed fabrics, fabric manipulation, pieced or quilted items
    A. Shirts $15 $12 $10
    B. Vests $15 $12 $10
    C. Jackets $15 $12 $10
    D. Skirts $15 $12 $10
See Art Dept. listing for decorating ready to wear clothing.
CLASS 17 – Vests – $5 $4 $3
MEN’S WEAR
CLASS 18 – Sports Coat
    A. Adult $8 $6 $4
    B. Child $8 $6 $4
CLASS 19 –Trousers $5 $4 $3
CLASS 20 – Shirts $5 $4 $3
CLASS 21 – Men’s Neck Ties $4 $3 $2
CLASS 22 – Vests – $5 $4 $3
CHILDREN’S WEAR
CLASS 23 – Children’s Garments
    A. Infant’s garments $5 $4 $3
    B. Girl’s dress (1–6 yrs.) $5 $4 $3
    C. Girl’s dress (7–12) $6 $5 $4
    D. Boy’s Suit (Pants and Jacket 1–6 yrs.) $7 $6 $5
    E. Child’s Coat $7 $6 $5
    F. Shirts $4 $3 $2
    G. Vests $4 $3 $2
    H. Jumper (1–6 yrs.) $4 $3 $2
    I. Jumper (7–12) $4 $3 $2
    J. Skirt (1–6 yrs.) $4 $3 $2
    K. Skirt (7–12) $4 $3 $2
CLASS 24 – Capes $5 $4 $3
    A. Wool
    B. Other
CLASS 25 - Jump Suit $6 $5 $4

CLASS 26 - Sweat Pants $4 $3 $2

CLASS 27 - Activity wear  $4 $3 $2

CLASS 28 – Others $5 $4 $3
Best of Show Ribbon
Senior Wool Award
SECTION 2 – NEEDLEWORK

(Open)
CLASS 1 – Pictures (framed) $5 $4 $3
    A. Crewel
    B. Needlepoint
    C. Liquid embroidery
    D. Cross stitched
    E. Candle wicking
    F. Counted cross stitched
    G. Chicken scratching
    H. Cross stitch (own pattern)
    I. Others
CLASS 2 – Centerpieces (under 12”)  $3 $2 $1
    A. Crochet edge
    B. Crochet solid
    C. Embroidered
    D. Tatted edge
    E. Woven
    F. Knitted
    G. Tatted solid
    H. Others
CLASS 3 – Centerpieces (over 12") $3 $2 $1
    A. Crochet edge
    B. Crochet solid
    C. Embroidered
    D. Tatted edge
    E. Woven
    F. Knitted
    G. Tatted solid
    H. Others
CLASS 4 – Scarves (dresser) $3 $2 $1
    A. Crochet edge
    B. Painted
    C. Embroidered
    D. Tatted edge
    E. Candle wicking
    F. Chicken scratch
    G. Tatted solid
    H. Knitted
    I. Crochet soldid
    J. Others
CLASS 5 – Handkerchiefs $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted edge
    B. Embroidered
    C. Hairpin edge
    D. Tatted edge
    E. Knitted edge
    F. Others
CLASS 6 – Bonnets $3 $2 $1
CLASS 7 – Cushions and Cushion Tops $3 $2 $1
    A. Crewel
    B. Crochet
    C. Embroidered
    D. Knitted
    E. Needlepoint
    F. Novelty
    G. Woven
    H. Pieced
    I. Latch hook
    J. Candle wicking
    K. Chicken scratching
    L. Quilted
    M. Counted cross stitched
    N. Others
CLASS 8 – Miscellaneous $3 $2 $1
    A. Toys
        1. Knitted stuffed toys
        2. Crocheted stuffed toys
        3. Needlepoint stuffed toys
        4. Other stuffed toys
        5. Other
    B. Doll Clothes
        1. Knitted
        2. Crochet
        3. Cross stitched
        4. Others
    C. Doorstops
        1. Needlepoint
        2. Others
    D. Useful Articles
    E. Wall Hangings (small)
        1. Other
        2. Latch hook
    F. Wall Hangings (large)
        1. Other
        2. Latch hook
    G. Basket Weaving
    H. Window decoration
    I. Coasters
CLASS 9 – Plastic Canvas $3 $2 $1
    A. Holidays
    B. Magnets
    C. Pictures
    D. Kleenex box
    E. Others
CLASS 10 – Knitted $4 $3 $2
    A. Hat or cap
    B. Stole or shawl
    C. Sweater
    D. Vest
    E. Other
CLASS 11 – Decorated, Clothing $3 $2 $1
    A. Appliqué
        1. Painted
        2. Non–painted
    B. Embroidered
    C. Painted
    D. Other
CLASS 12 – Baby Bibs $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
    D. Embroidered
    E. Cross stitch
CLASS 13 – Collars $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
CLASS 14 – Baby Bunting $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
CLASS 15 – Purses $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Needlepoint
    D. Others
    E. Quilted
CLASS 16 – Pot Holders $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Woven
    D. Others
CLASS 17 – Dishcloths $3 $2 $1
    A. Knitted
    B. Crocheted
    C. Others
CLASS 18 – Luncheon Cloth with Napkins $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted edge
    B. Embroidered
    C. Woven
    D. Painted
    E. Knitted
    F. Others
CLASS 19 – Tablecloths $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted edge
    B. Knitted edge
    C. Crochet solid
    D. Knitted solid
    E. Tatted edge
    F. Painted
    G. Others
    H. Embroidered
CLASS 20 – Place Mats $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Embroidered
    C. Painted
    D. Woven
    E. Knitted
    F. Others
CLASS 21 – Towels $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted edge
    B. Knitted edge
    C. Embroidered
    D. Painted
    E. Tatted edge
    F. Woven
    G. Solid knitted
    H. Others
CLASS 22 – Pillow Cases $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted edge
    B. Knitted edge
    C. Embroidered
    D. Tatted edge
    E. Painted
    F. Others
CLASS 23 – Neck Scarves $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
CLASS 24 – Hats and Caps $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
    D. Spun wool
CLASS 25 – Sweater, Cap and Bootie Set $4 $3 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
CLASS 26 – Socks, Slippers or Booties (child’s) $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Embroidered
    D. Other
CLASS 27 – Socks, Slippers or Booties (adult)  $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Wool
    D. Others
CLASS 28 – Mittens or Gloves (child’s) $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 29 – Mittens or Gloves (adults) $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 30 – Coats (child’s) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 31 – Coats (adults) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Other
CLASS 32 – Dresses (child’s) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 33 – Dresses (adults) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 34 – Suits (child’s) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 35 – Suits (adults) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 36 – Vests  $3 $2 $1
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 37 – Stoles, Shawls, Capes and Ponchos $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 38 – Child’s Sweater/Cardigan $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Spun wool
CLASS 39 – Woman’s Sweater/Cardigan $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Spun wool
    D. Others
CLASS 40 – Man’s Sweater/Cardigan $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Spun wool
CLASS 41 – Child’s Sweater/Pullover (sleeveless) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 42 – Woman’s Sweater/Pullover (sleeveless) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 43 – Man’s Sweater/Pullover (sleeveless) $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 44 – Child’s Sweater/Pullover with sleeves $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
CLASS 45 – Woman Sweater/Pullover with sleeves $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Others
CLASS 46 – Man’s Sweater/Pullover with sleeves $4 $3 $2
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Other
CLASS 47 – Spun Wool
CLASS 48 – Halter top
    A. Crocheted
CLASS 49 – Others
CLASS 50 – Knitted Helmet Liner
    A. Crocheted
CLASS 51 – Tote Bag
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Other
CLASS 52 - Knitting with lace

    A. Useful article

    B.  Centerpiece

    C.  Pillow

    D.  Dolls

    E.  Hanger

    F.  Stuffed animals

    G. Novelty

        a. knitted

        b. quilted

CLASS 53 - Napkin rings

CLASS 54 - Headware

    A. Crocheted

    B.  Knitted

    C.  Other

CLASS 55 - All other

Ribbon for Best of Show
SECTION 3 – AFGHANS AND QUILTS
CLASS 1a – Afghans, small (under 20 sq. ft.) $5 $3.50 $3
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Woven
CLASS 1b  – Afghans, medium (20–30 sq. ft.) $7 $6 $5
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Woven
CLASS 1c – Afghans, large (over 30 sq. ft.) $10.50 $9 $7.50
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Woven
CLASS 2 – Afghans (baby) $5 $3.50 $3
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Woven
CLASS 3 – Quilts, handmade $10 $8 $6
    A. Appliqué
        1. Conventional
        2. Floral
        3. Novelty
    B. Embroidered
        1. Conventional
        2. Floral
        3. Novelty
    C. Pieced
        1. Conventional
        2. Floral
        3. Novelty
    D. Whole cloth
        1. Solid
        2. Preprinted
    E. Mixed Media (A combination of two or more techniques.)
 CLASS 4 – Baby Quilts (handmade) $6 $4 $3
    A. Appliqué
        1. Conventional
        2. Floral
        3. Novelty
    B. Embroidered
        1. Conventional
        2. Floral
        3. Novelty
    C. Piece
        1. Conventional
        2. Floral
        3. Novelty
        4. Knotted
    D. Whole Cloth
        1. Solid
        2. Preprinted
        3. Embroidered
    E. Mixed media
CLASS 5 – Comforts
    A. Quilted
        1. Large $6 $4 $3
        2. Small $4 $3 $2
    B. Knotted
        1. Large $6 $4 $3
        2. Small $4 $3 $2
    C. Baby
        1. Large $6 $4 $3
        2. Small $4 $3 $2
    D. Miscellaneous
        1. Baby
        2. Large
CLASS 6 – Bedspreads $6 $4 $3
    A. Crocheted
    B. Knitted
    C. Embroidered
    D. Woven
CLASS 7 – Carriage or Lap Robe $4 $3.50 $3
    A. Crocheted
    B. Felt
    C. Knitted
    D. Woven
    E. Embroidered
CLASS  8 – Machine Quilted Quilts ($10,$8,$6)

    A. Appliqué

        1. Conventional

        2. Floral

        3. Novelty

    B. Embroidered

        1. Conventional

        2. Floral

        3. Novelty

    C. Pieced

        1. Conventional

        2. Floral

        3. Novelty

        4. Knotted

    D. Whole cloth

        1. Solid

        2. Preprinted

        3. Embroidered

    E. Mixed Media (A combination of two or more techniques)

Class 9 - Machine Quilted Baby ($6,$4,$3)

    A. Appliqué

        1. Conventional

        2. Floral

        3. Novelty

    B. Embroidered

        1. Conventional

        2. Floral

        3. Novelty

    C. Pieced

        1. Conventional

        2. Floral

        3. Novelty

    D. Whole cloth

    E. Mixed Media (A combination of two or more techniques)

Class 10 - Others ($6,$4,$3)

Best of Show – Handmade quilts ribbon
Best of Show – Machine quilted ribbon
Best of Show – Afghans ribbon
Quilts and afghans will have a protective covering.
SECTION 4 – RUGS
PREMIUMS $6 $5 $4
CLASS 1 – Braided
    A. Cotton
    B. Manmade fibers
    C. Wool and wool blend
CLASS 2 – Cotton Shag
CLASS 3 – Crochet
    A. Cotton
    B. Mixed fibers
    C. Wool
CLASS 4 – Felt Appliqué
CLASS 5 – Hooked
    A. Cotton
    B. Felt
    C. Mixed fibers
    D. Wool
CLASS 6 – knitted
    A. Cotton
    B. Mixed fibers
    C. Wool
CLASS 7 – Wool Patches
CLASS 8 – Woven
    A. Cotton
    B. Manmade fibers
    C. Mixed fibers
    D. Wool
    E. Looper
CLASS 9 – Latch Hooked
    A. Wool
    B. Cotton
    C. Manmade
CLASS – 10 – Hand–woven Knotted
    A. Cotton
    B. Manmade fibers
    C. Wool
CLASS 11 – Knotted (sewn on backing)
    A. Cotton
    B. Manmade fibers
    C. Wool
CLASS 12 – Table runners
    A. Cotton
    B. Manmade fibers
    C. Wool
CLASS 13 – Others
    A. Placemats
*BEST OF SHOW RIBBON
 

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