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Needlework and Quilts

  • Mary elenbaas superintendent

    Mary elenbaas superintendent

    (360)354-4832 

Department Q

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TO PLACE AN ON LINE ENTRY CLICK HERE

  1. Entries can be placed on-line through the 1st Monday in August or entered when brought in on Monday and Tuesday of the week prior to the fair, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.   On-line entries still require you to bring your item in at the day and time listed for this department. On-line entries do not guarantee a spot if the space is full when you bring your item in.
  2. Judging will be Wednesday the week prior to the fair.
  3. Only one entry per lot. Each lot has potential for two premiums only.
  4. All entries will be judged on general appearance, beauty of design, workmanship and suitability. The opinion of the judge must be final in all cases. Qualified judges are from outside of Whatcom County.
  5. No premium will be given unless the article is worthy, regardless of competition.
  6. Any needle work item completed since August 2014 and not previously shown at the Northwest Washington Fair is eligible.
  7. All articles must be the handiwork of the exhibitor. Articles that are soiled will not be accepted. No items with glass will be accepted. Superintendent has the right to accept or refuse any entry.
  8. If you have an item and you're not sure of the correct lot, bring it in and the Superintendent will help determine the correct lot.
  9. Please use the description space for on-line entries and give brief description of item, such as color, pattern, etc.
  10. Entries must be picked up on Sunday after the fair between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. There is NO SECURITY available after Sunday release time and on Monday the buildings will remain open for cleaning.
  11. No entry fees are required and no free admission will be issued to exhibitors.
  12. Doilies, afghans, knitted and crocheted pieces  must be blocked.  All items should lay flat for judging.

DIVISION 1 - PROFESSIONAL
DIVISION 2 - NON-PROFESSIONAL ADULT
DIVISION 3 - YOUNGER SET (7 and under)
DIVISION 4 - YOUTH (8 through 12)
DIVISION 5 - TEENAGERS (13 through 17)
DIVISION 6 - OVER 70

Best of Division Rosette will be awarded in Division 1-6
Best of Show will be awarded in Crochet, Knitted, Embroidery, Quilt,  and Hooked Rug
Department - Special Award, Best of Wall Hanging, Best of Quilt (under 17)
Best of Hand Quilting Award - Sponsored by Evergreen Quilters Guild
Best of Machine Quilting Award – Sponsored by Moonlight Quilters Guild

 

 

CLASS A ADULT CLOTHING

  LOT NUMBER                                            PREMIUM

 CROCHET

 

 

  1. Hat 

 3.00

2.00

  2. Scarf

 3.00

2.00

  3. Hat and scarf

 3.00

2.00

  4. Shell

 3.00

2.00

  5. Slippers

 3.00

2.00

  6. Poncho

 3.00

2.00

  7. Sweater

 5.00

4.00

  8. Vest

 5.00

4.00

  9. Cape

 5.00

4.00

10. Any other article

 5.00

4.00

KNIT

11. Hat                   

 3.00

2.00

12. Scarf

 3.00

2.00

13. Hat and scarf

 3.00

2.00

14. Gloves

 3.00

2.00

15. Shell

 3.00

2.00

16. Slippers

 3.00

2.00

17. Socks Toe Up/Toe Down

 3.00

2.00

18. Sweater, ladies

 5.00

4.00

19. Sweater, men

 5.00

4.00

20. Sweater, machine

 3.00

2.00

21. Shawl

 3.00

2.00

22. Vest

 3.00

2.00

23. Other than classified

 3.00

2.00

MISCELLANEOUS

 

 

24. Quilted

3.00

2.50

25. Woven Articles

3.00

2.50

26. Bags and Purses

3.00

2.50

27. Quilted Bag

3.00

2.50

28. Other than classified

3.00

2.50

 

 

   CLASS B AFGHANS AND LAP ROBES

   LOT NUMBER

AFGHANS (over 4 feet)

 

 

LAP ROBES (under 4 feet)

 

 

 

 1. Afghan Stitch

6.00

4.00

10. Afghan Stitch

4.00

2.50

 2. Crochet

6.00

4.00

11. Crochet

4.00

2.50

 3. Crochet and embroidered

6.00

4.00

12. Crochet and embroidered

4.00

2.50

 4.Crochet and knit

6.00

4.00

13. Crochet and knit

4.00

2.50

 5. Knit

6.00

4.00

14. Knit

4.00

2.50

 6. Knit & embroidered

6.00

4.00

15. Knit & embroidered

4.00

2.50

 7. Original design

6.00

4.00

16. Original design

4.00

2.50

 8. Woven

6.00

4.00

17. Swedish Weaving

4.00

2.50

 9. Other than classified

6.00

4.00

18. Woven

4.00

2.50

 

19. Other than classified

4.00

2.50

 
    
CLASS C – Baby Items

   LOT NUMBER                                                 PREMIUM

CROCHET

 

 

 1.      Bibs, two

2.00

1.50

 2.      Blanket

4.00

2.50

 3.      Bonnet

2.00

1.50

 4.      Bonnet/Sweater/Boot

2.50

2.00

 5.      Booties, pair

2.50

2.00

 6.      Bunting

2.50

2.00

  7.    Dress

4.00

2.50

 8.      Mittens

2.00

1.50

 9.      Sweater

2.50

2.00

10.   Other than classified

2.50

2.00

KNITTED

 

 

11.   Bibs, two

2.00

1.50

12.   Blanket

4.00

2.50

13.   Bonnet

2.00

1.50

14.   Bonnet and Sweater

2.50

2.00

15.   Bonnet/Sweater/Boot

4.00

2.50

16.   Booties, pair

2.50

2.00

17.   Bunting

2.50

2.00

18.   Mittens

2.00

1.50

19.   Sweater

2.50

2.00

20.   Machine

2.50

2.00

21.   Dress

4.00

2.50

22.   Other than classified

2.50

2.00

EMBROIDERED

 

 

23.   Bibs, two

2.00

1.50

24.   Blanket

4.00

2.50

25.   Cross stitch bibs, 2

2.00

1.50

26.   Cross stitch blankets

4.00

2.50

27.   Dress

2.50

2.00

28.   Other than classified

2.50

2.00

MISCELLANEOUS

 

 

29.   Christening sets, crochet

4.00

2.50

30.   Christening sets, knit

4.00

2.50

31.   Smocked trim

4.00

2.50

32.   Smocking

2.50

2.00

33.   Tatted Trim

2.50

2.00

34.   Tied comforter

2.50

2.00


CLASS D - BEDSPREADS/SPECIALTY

PREMIUMS: 6.00  5.00
LOT NUMBER

1. Crochet-thread

  7.  Croverlet

2. Crochet-yarn

  8.  Outline-quilted

3. Crochet-yarn

  9.  Tatted

4. Embroidered

10.  Tied Comforter

5. Knit

11.  Woven

6. Cathedral Windows

12.  Other than classified


CLASS E - CENTERPIECES
 
12" OR LARGER

PREMIUMS: 4.00    2.50
LOT NUMBER

1. Applique

  8. Quilted

2. Crochet

  9. Knitted

3. Crochet Trim

10. Tatted

4. Cross Stitch

11. Tatted Trim

5. Cutwork

12. Woven

6.  Embroidered

13. Other than classified

7. Hardanger

 


CLASS F - CHILDREN'S CLOTHING 
SIZE 2 AND OVER

PREMIUMS: 3.00    2.50
LOT NUMBER

CROCHET

KNIT

1. Dress

  9. Dress

2. Gloves

10. Gloves

3. Hat

11. Hat

4. Hat and scarf

12. Hat and scarf

5. Slippers

13. Scarf

6. Sweater

14. Slippers

7. Vest

15. Sweater

8. Other than classified

16. Sweater, heavy yarn

 

17. Other than classified


CLASS G - DOILIES 
COORDINATED GROUP OF 3 ONLY

PREMIUMS: 3.00   2.50
LOT NUMBER

1. Crochet

5. Knit

2. Crochet trim

6. Ruffled

3. Cutwork

7. Tatted

4. Embroidery

8. Other than classified


CLASS H - DRESSSER SCARVES OR SET OF 3 PIECES

PREMIUMS: 
3.00 2.50
LOT NUMBER

1. Crochet

  7. Woven

2. Crochet trim

  8. Knit

3. Cross stitch

  9. Tatted

4. Cutwork

10. Tatted trim

5. Embroidery

11. Other than classified

6. Hardanger

 


CLASS I - HANDKERCHIEFS - GROUP OF 3

PREMIUMS: 3.00   2.50
LOT NUMBER

1. Trim, colored

5. Tatted trim, colored

2. Trim, white

6. Tatted trim, white

3. Embroidered, colored

7. Other than classified

4. Embroidered, white

 


CLASS J - KITCHEN ACCESSORIES

PREMIUMS: 2.50   2.00
LOT NUMBER

DISH CLOTHES

  1. Crochet

  2. Knit

  3. Other than classified

POTHOLDERS-coordinated group of 3

  4. Quilted-Patchwork

  5. Crochet

  6. Embroidered

  7. Knit

  8. Woven

  9. Hooked

10. Other than classified

TEA TOWELS

11. Applique

12. Cross stitch

13. Embroidered

14. Huckweaving

15. Other than classified

PLACE MATS (4)

16. Quilted-Patchwork

17. Crochet

18. Knit

19. Woven

20. Other than classified

NOVELTY

21. Tea Cozy


CLASS K - PICTURES AND WALL HANGINGS 
No Glass, must be ready to hang

PREMIUMS: 4.00  2.50
LOT NUMBER

PICTURES FRAMED

 1. Applique

 2. Crewel

 3. Crochet

 4. Cross stitch, stamped

 5. Cross stitch, counted, aida

 6. Cross stitch, counted, linen

 7. Cross stitch, count, other even weave fabric

 8. Embroidered

 9. Hooked wool fabric

10. Needlepoint

11. Original

12. Outline, embroidered

13. Petite point, entire picture

14. Silhouette

 

 

15. Other than classified

WALL HANGINGS

16. Applique

17.Crochet 

18. Crewel

19. Embroidered

20. Hooked wool fabric

21. Latch hook (under 2’x 3’)

22. Picture quilt

23. Woven

24. Original

25. Other than classified


CLASS L - PILLOWS 
Filled and finished

PREMIUMS: 3.00   2.50
LOT NUMBER

1. Applique pillow

  8. Needlework

2. Cathedral window

  9. Original

3. Crochet edge

10. Quilted - Patchwork

4. Cross stitch

11. Crewel

5. Embroidered

12. Woven

6. Hooked wool fabric

13. Candle wicking

7. Latch hook

14. Other than classified




CLASS M - PILLOW CASES
 - (Set of 2)

PREMIUMS:
 3.00   2.50
LOT NUMBER

1. Applique

   8. Tatted trim

2. Crochet edge

   9. Battenberg

3. Edge w insertion         

 10. Bobbinlace

4. Cross stitch

 11. Needlelace

5. Cutwork/Hardanger

 12. Pieced

6. Embroidered

 13. Quilted shams

7. Knitted trim

 14. Other than classified

 

Please add a 4" hanging sleeve to all quilt entries.

CLASS N01 - SMALL QUILTS, MACHINE QUILTED                                  
CLASS N02 - SMALL QUILTS, HAND QUILTED
CLASS N03 - SMALL QUILTS, PIECED BY ENTRANT, PROFESSIONALLY QUILTED 

CLASS P01 - LARGE QUILTS, MACHINE QUILTED   
CLASS P02 - LARGE QUILTS, HAND QUILTED 
CLASS P03 - LARGE QUILTS, PIECED BY ENTRANT, PROFESSIONALLY QUILTED

*Small quilts include wall quilts and baby quilts, under 200” in circumference.
 *Large quilts are over 200” in circumference.

PREMIUMS: 10.00     8.00
LOT NUMBER

1. Applique, hand

10. Hand Embroidered

2. Applique, machine

11. Miniature (under 72" circ.)

3. Art Quilt

12. Modern

4. Crazy Quilt

13. My first quilt

5. English paper pieced

14. Original

6. Foundation paper pieced

15. Pieced

7. Group

16. T-Shirt

8.Hand-pieced

17. Whole cloth quilt

9. Machine Embroidered

18. Other than classified


CLASS R – RUG

PREMIUMS: 5.00   4.00
LOT NUMBER

OVER 4 FEET

 4 FEET AND UNDER

1. Braided

10. Braided

2. Crochet

11. Crochet

3. Hooked wool fabric - Traditional shading

12. Hooked wool fabric Traditional

4. Hooked wool fabric - Primitive

13. Hooked wool fabric - Primitive

5. Hooked wool fabric - Original

14. Hooked wool fabric - Original

6. Hooked yarn

15. Hooked yarn

7. Latch hook

16. Latch hook

8. Woven

17. Woven

9. Other than classified

18. Penny Rug - Handwork

19. Toothbrush Rug

20. Other than classified


CLASS S - TABLECLOTHS (36" and over) - TABLE RUNNERS

PREMIUMS: 6.00   4.00
LOT NUMBER

1. Cream

  7. Cross stitch

2. Trim

  8. Cutwork

3. White

  9. Embroidered

4. Filet

 10. Knitted

5. Filet, trim

 11. Tatted

6. Colored

 12. Table runner, quilted

 

 13. Hooked

 

 14. Woven

 

 15. Other than classified

 
CLASS T - TOYS AND NOVELTIES

 PREMIUMS: 4.00   2.50 
 
LOT NUMBER

  1. Animals

13. Doll, porcelain

  2. Bears

14. Doll, Primitive, flat, pancake

  3. Doll accessories, 3

15. Character

  4. Doll blankets or quilts

16. Soft sculpture

  5. Doll clothes, crocheted  

17. Group doll

  6. Doll clothes, handmade

18. Toy, homemade

  7. Doll clothes, knitted

19. Toy, hooked

  8. Doll clothes, cloth media

20. Novelty, hooked

  9. Doll, mixed media, cloth body

21. Novelty, other than classified

10. Doll, miniature (8" or smaller)

22. Mixed media

11. Felted, Animals

23. Sock doll

12. Felted, dolls

 

  
  CLASS U - LACE MAKING, TATTING

   Questions, contact Nanci La Hatt - Phone: 739-0113
   Articles must be blocked.  Small articles must be sewn on black poster board for display.
   LOT NUMBER                                                                         PREMIUM

  1. Large project, greater than 14"x 20" on black poster board

10.00

          8.00

  2. Doily, under 14" mounted on black poster board

  4.00

          3.00

  3. Handkerchiefs, set of 2

  3.00

          2.00

  4. Motifs inserts, shaped

  3.00

          2.50

  5. 2 different samples, 12" each piece

  4.00

          3.00

  6. Three dimensional article

  4.00

          3.00

  7. Collar / cuffs

  3.00

          2.50

  8. Pictures / Sun catchers

  3.00

          2.50

  9. Pin Cushion

  3.00

          2.50

10. Bookmarks, set of 2

  3.00

          2.50

11. Doily Motifs, under 5"

  3.00

          2.50

12. Jewelry

  4.00

          3.00

13. Stationary / Cards

  3.00

          2.50

14. Ornaments, set of 2

  3.00

          2.50

15. Novelty item

  3.00

          2.50

   
  CLASS V - LACE MAKING, BOBBIN LACE 
 
  Questions, contact Nanci La Hatt – Phone: 739-0113
   LOT NUMBER

  1. Doily under 14”

4.00

        3.00

  2. Bookmarks, set of 2

3.00

        2.50

  3. Handkerchief, fabric mounted

3.00

        2.50

  4. Ornaments, set of 2

3.00

        2.50

  5. 2 different samples, 12" each piece

4.00

        3.00

  6. Three dimensional article

4.00

        3.00

  7. Pictures / Sun catchers

3.00

        2.50

  8. Motifs Inserts shaped

3.00

        2.50

  9. Pin Cushion

3.00

        2.50

10. Collars / Cuffs

3.00

        2.50

11. Jewelry

4.00

        3.00

12. Clothing Article

4.00

        3.00

13. Novelty item

3.00

        2.50

 
   
CLASS W - BEADED NEEDLEWORK

   PREMIUMS: 5.00   4.00
   LOT NUMBER
  1. Necklace
  2. Bracelet          
  3. Handbag
  4. Purse 

 
DIVISION 8 -  ANTIQUE NEEDLEWORK 
 Display only, no premiums

 CLASS A - ANTIQUE NEEDLEWORK

  LOT NUMBER
  1. Antique Needlework