Fashion Design and Textiles Contest

The fair might not be happening, but there are still opportunities to show off what you have learned and your talents.  This contest is open to all 4-H members and includes categories from the traditional 4-H clothing revue and the clothing department at the fair. You may enter as many cateogroies as you want. Get those sewing machines going and creative juices flowing and enter this contest!

Prizes in each grade group – K-2nd grade, 3rd -5th grade, 6th-8th grade and 9th grade and up, sponsored by the 4-H Leader’s Association.

A few rules:

Exhibitors need to be present during judging.  Judging will not be face to face this year.  Exhibitors will not have to model their garments this year.  Exhibitor will need to be able to explain their garment if asked.  Physical distancing and healthy safety precautions will be in place.  Participants will be notified of precautions ahead of contest. Email name, grade (from 2019-2020 school year), which contest (fashion or textile) and category number and description to stephanie.mezera@wisc.edu by July 17th.

Fashion Design Contest: Grades K-2nd

  1. Accessory
  2. Simple Skirt
  3. PJ Bottoms

Fashion Design Contest: Grades 3 and up:

  1. Blouse or top
  2. Skirt or Pants or capris
  3. Dress or suit
  4. Shorts
  5. Vest
  6. Accossory
  7. Costume (suitable for Halloween, Mardi Gras, etc.)
  8. Knitted/Crocheted garment
  9. Garment for lounging or nightwear
  10. Garment for sportswear, at least 2 pieces, not a dress or suit
  11. Garment for another indvidual
  12. Coat
  13. Pants or Jumpsuit
  14. Beachwear
  15. Outfit for hunting
  16. Any purchased itme, including description of what outfit is for

Textile Contest: Grades K-13

  1. Pillow
  2. Pillowcase
  3. Pothholders
  4. Stuffed Animal or Soft Toy
  5. Sewn Holiday Item
  6. Sewn Christmas item such as a stocking or ornament
  7. Table Runner
  8. Set of 4 placemats
  9. Simple Fleece item
  10. Any Purse or Any Bag
  11. Outerwear item sewn (hat, mittens, scarf)
  12. Outfit for doll