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Department 18 - Senior Needlecrafts

Superintendent: Lana Fisher

SPECIAL RULES:
In order to facilitate the handling of exhibits in this department and avoid confusion and loss of exhibits, the rules governing entries will be enforced.
1. See Department 11-24 Rules.
2. No article will be accepted for competition unless class is listed in this department.
3. An exhibitor may enter only ONE item in a category.
4. The management will give good care to all articles received for exhibition, but in no case will it be responsible for loss or injury should any occur. Any insurance desired on an entry must be carried by the exhibitor.
5. All articles must have been made by the exhibitor, and completed within the past 12 months and not previously exhibited at the Bedford County Fair. Judging will be on quality of work and overall appearance.
6. Items will be entered for exhibit only and cannot be labeled for sale.
7. Items should be clean, soiled items will not be judged.
8. Section 2 Class 4, pictures must have wire for hanging. No saw tooth hangers.

Section 1

Classes - Clothing

CLASS... $3 $2.50 $2
CHILDREN'S GARMENTS
1 Boy's suit or jacket and pants (1 to 6 yrs.)
2 Coat
3 Girl's Dress (1 to 6 yrs.)
4 Girl's Dress (7 to 12 yrs.)
5 Shirt
6 Infant Wear
CLASS... $4 $3 $2
SKIRTS
8 Cotton or blend
9 Wool
10 Culottes, any fabric
SHIRTS and BLOUSES
12 Cotton or Blend w/sleeves
13 Cotton or Blend sleeveless
14 Silk or Silky synthetic w/sleeves
15 Silk or Silky synthetic sleeveless
16 Vest
SLACKS or SHORTS
18 Cotton or Blend fabric
19 Wool or Blend fabric
20 Any Fabric
DRESS, Adult
22 Cotton or Blend
23 Silk or Silky fabric
24 Synthetic fabric
25 Wool or Blend

CLASS... $5 $4 $3
DRESS, Adult, continued
28 Evening Dress or Gown, long or short
29 2-Piece Blend Dress
30 2-Piece Cotton Dress
31 2-Piece Wool Dress
JACKET, Adult
33 Unlined Jacket
34 Tailored Jacket - wool or blend/lined
35 Tailored Jacket - synthetic/lined
SUITS, Jacket and Skirt or Pants
38 Cotton or Blend
39 Wool
COAT, Adult
40 Cotton or Blend
41 Wool
43 COSTUME, Child or Adult
44 ACCESSORY
45 HANDBAG
APRONS (No premiums)
46 Child's
47 Adult

Winners in Section 1 compete for BEST OF SHOW - rosette and $10.00

Section 2

Classes - Needlework

CLASS... $3 $2.50 $2
CUSHIONS & CUSHION TOPS
1 Crewel Work
2 Crocheted
3 Knitted
4 Embroidered
5 Patchwork
6 Candlewicking
7 Cross Stitch
8 Needlepoint
9 Applique
10 Novelty
11 Miscellaneous Construction
12 Machine Embroidery
CENTERPIECE
15 Crocheted Edge
16 Tatted Edge
17 Crocheted
18 Knitted
19 Bobbin lace
20 Miscellaneous Construction
TABLE RUNNER
24 Crocheted
25 Knitted
26 Patchwork
27 Embroidered
28 Cross stitch
29 Loom Woven
30 Miscellaneous Construction
PICTURES - NO SAW TOOTH HANGERS
33 Candlewicking
34 Crewelwork
35 Embroidery-under 18"
36 Embroidery-over 18"
37 Cross Stitch-seasonal
38 Cross Stitch-landscape
39 Cross Stitch-sampler
40 Cross Stitch-animal
41 Cross Stitch-still life
42 Cross Stitch-large subject (over 18")
43 Miscellaneous Construction

PLACEMATS (set of two)
45 Patchwork
46 Embroidery
47 Cross Stitch
48 Loom Woven
49 Miscellaneous Construction
TABLECLOTHS
52 Completely Crocheted
53 Embroidery
54 Cross Stitch
55 Miscellaneous Construction
DECORATIVE STITCHING ON A GARMENT
58 Cross Stitch
59 Embroidery
60 Applique
61 Machine Embroidery
EDGING (Sample should be 24" long, not attached to a garment, wrapped around cardboard for display)
64 Tatting
65 Crocheted
66 Knitted
67 Bobbin Lace
PILLOW SLIPCASES
70 Tatted Edging
71 Crocheted Edging
72 Knitted Edging
73 Decorative Embroidery
75 ANY OTHER meritorious needlework item (other than those appearing the this Section)

Winners in Section 2 compete for BEST OF SHOW - rosette and $10.00

Section 3

Classes - Yarn Needlecraft

CLASS... $3 $2.50 $2.00
CAPS AND HATS
1 Crocheted - One color
2 Crocheted - More than one color
3. Crocheted - Specialty yarn
4 Knitted - One color
5 Knitted - More than one color
6 Knitted - Specialty yarn
7 Knitted - Entralace or modular construction
8 Knitted - Use of cable pattern
9 Unique construction
HAT, SCARF, MITTENS OR GLOVES SET
11 Crocheted
12 Knitted
13 Unique Construction
SLIPPERS
15 Crocheted
16 Knitted
17 Felted
18 Unique Construction
SOCKS
20 Crocheted
21 Knitted with specialty yarn or self stripe
22 Knitted - Color work
23 Knitted - Lace work
24 Knitted - Cable
ACCESSORIES
37 Mittens - Crocheted
38 Mittens - Knitted
39 Gloves - Crocheted
40 Gloves - Knitted
41 Scarf - Crocheted
42 Scarf - Knitted
43 Scarf - Knitted - Lace
44 Scarf - Knitted - Cable or other pattern
45 Scarf - Handwoven
46 Scarf - Unique Construction
47 Tote Bag - Crocheted
48 Tote Bag - Knitted
49 Purse - Crocheted
50 Purse - Knitted
FELTED (Construction with 100% Wool)
53 Decorative Item
54 Useful Article
55 Wearable
KITCHEN ACCESSORIES
58 Dish Rag - Crocheted
59 Dish Rag - Knitted
60 Dish Rag and Towel Set - Crocheted
61 Dish Rag and Towel Set - Knitted
62 Miscellaneous
CLASS... $4 $3 $2
DECORATIVE OUTERWEAR
65 Stole - Crochet
66 Stole - Knitted
67 Triangular Shawl - Crochet
68 Triangular Shawl - Knitted
69 Poncho - Crochet
70 Poncho - Knitted
71 Decorative outerwear of unique construction
72 Shawl - Hand Woven
Shawl - Knitted
73 Shawl - Crocheted
INFANT LAYETTE SET (Sweater, Cap & Bootie Set)
77 Crocheted
78 Knitted
SWEATER, Cardigan
80 Child's - Crocheted
81 Child's - Knitted
82 Adult - Crocheted
83 Adult - Knitted
84 Adult - Unique construction knit or crochet
85 Adult - Cable
SWEATER, Pullover
90 Child's - Crocheted
91 Child's - Knitted
92 Adult - Crocheted
93 Adult - Knitted
94 Adult - Unique construction knit or crochet
SWEATER, Vest or sleeveless pullover
97 Child's - Crocheted
98 Child's - Knitted
99 Adult - Crocheted
100 Adult - Knitted
101 Adult - Unique construction knit or crochet
CLASS... $5 $4 $3
105 SUIT - ANY OTHER meritorious yarn needlework item (other than those appearing in the Sections)

Winners in Section 3 compete for BEST OF SHOW ... rosette and $10.00

Section 4

Classes - Afghans and Bedspreads

CLASS... $4 $3 $2
SMALL AFGHANS (under 40")
1 Crocheted
2 Crocheted Granny Square
3 Crocheted - Juvenile
4 Knitted
5 Knitted - Lace
MEDIUM AFGHANS (under 70")
8 Crocheted
9 Crocheted Granny Square
10 Crocheted - Juvenile
11 Knitted
12 Knitted - Lace
CLASS... $5 $4 $3
LARGE AFGHANS (over 70")
15 Crocheted
16 Crocheted Granny Square
17 Crocheted - Juvenile
18 Knitted
19 Knitted - Lace
20 Knit or Crochet - more than one thread

Winners in Section 4 compete for BEST OF SHOW ... rosette and $10.00

Section 5

Classes - Quilts

CLASS... $6 $5 $4
MINIATURE (Under 12")
1 Appliqued/Hand Quilted
2 Appliqued/Machine Quilted
3 Pieced/Hand Quilted
4 Pieced/Machine Quilted
6 CHRISTMAS QUILT (24" or larger)
WALL HANGING (Under 45") (MUST have sleeve for hanging)
7 Appliqued/Hand Quilted
8 Appliqued/Machine Quilted
B2. Appliqued/Long Arm Quilted
9 Piece/Hand Quilted
10 Piece/Machine Quilted
D2. Pieced/Long Arm Quilted
LAP QUILT (45" to 60")
12 Appliqued/Hand Quilted
13 Appliqued/Machine Quilted
B2. Appliqued/Long Arm Quilted
14 Piece/Hand Quilted
15 Piece/Machine Quilted
D2. Pieced/Long Arm Quilted
FOR CHILD'S BED OR TWIN SIZE
18 Appliqued/Hand Quilted
19 Appliqued/Domestic Machine Quilted
B2. Appliqued/Long Arm Quilted
20 Piece/Hand Quilted
21 Piece/Domestic Machine Quilted
D2. Pieced/Long Arm Quilted
22 Pieced or Appliqued/Tied
23 Combination of Techniques
FOR FULL OR LARGER BED
25 Appliqued/Hand Quilted
26 Appliqued/Domestic Machine Quilted
B2. Appliqued/Long Arm Quilted
27 Piece/Hand Quilted
28 Piece/Domestic Machine Quilted
D2. Pieced/Long Arm Quilted
29 Pieced or Appliqued/Tied
30 Combination of Techniques
COUNTERPANE (UN-pieced quilt top)
35 Small (under 24")
36 Medium (under 70")
37 Large ( 70" - full bed or larger)
40 BEST HAND QUILTED (not entered in any other class)
43 BEST MACHINE QUILTED (not entered in any other class)
45 QUILT BLOCK DESIGN WITH “PATRIOTIC” THEME. Can be pieced, appliqued or embroidered must have a star in the block. Block should measure 12½” square and will become property of the Bedford County Fair. Does not qualify for the Best of Show selection.

Winners in Section 5 of a Hand Quilted item compete for BEST OF SHOW HAND QUILTED... rosette and $10.00
Winners in Section 5 of a Machine Quilted item compete for BEST OF SHOW MACHINE QUILTED... rosette and $10.00

Section 7

Classes - Rugs

CLASS... $6 $5 $4
1 BRAIDED
2 LATCH-HOOK
3 CROCHET
4 HOOKED
5 KNITTED
6 WOVEN





7 WOOL/FELT, Applique
8 RECYCLED/RE-PURPOSED Fabric
9 MISCELLANEOUS CONSTRUCTION

Winners in Section 7 compete for BEST OF SHOW ... rosette and $10.00
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