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The Ancaster Fair Baby Show – Saturday Sept 24th!

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The Homecraft Committee of the Ancaster Fair – Volunteers Needed

Homecraft Division is in need of about 20 new volunteers/members for both year round events and at the fair

Please contact

Susan Tremaine
Homecraft President
info@ancasterfair.ca

630 Trinity Rd. South
Jerseyville, Ontario, L0R 1R0
Phone: (905) 648-6198

 

 

Homecraft – Category 54A – “THE BUSY NEEDLES’ NOOK” – Ancaster Knitters 55 Categories to enter

CLASS 54A – “THE BUSY NEEDLES’ NOOK”

Chairman: Betty Gilbert; Desiree Audette, Laura Baker, Lucy Fiander, Bob Gilbert, Cheryl Warner

RULES:

1. No straight pins.

2. Articles must be new work, not previously worn.

3. Two pieces only where specified ie: select 2.

4. Section 1 thru 6 MUST BE hung on a baby hanger to protect your exhibit.

5. Please provide suitable hanger for garments. INFANT’S WEAR – Newborn to 24 Months

Section 1 thru 6 Must be hung on a baby hanger 1st – $5.00; 2nd – $4.50; 3rd – $4.00; 4th – $3.50; 5th – $3.00

Section: 1. Infant’s Sweater with Panties or Booties or Bonnet knitted, MUST be hung on baby hanger

2. Infant’s Sweater with Panties or Booties or Bonnet, crocheted, MUST be hung on baby hanger

3. Infant’s Dress, knitted, MUST be hung on baby hanger

4. Infant’s Dress, crocheted, MUST be hung on baby hanger

5. Infant’s Cardigan, knitted, MUST be hung on baby hanger

6. Infant’s Cardigan, crocheted, MUST be hung on baby hanger

7. Baby Shawl, knitted crocheted – approx. 36”by 36”

8. Baby Shawl, crocheted – approx. 36”by 36”

9. Baby Afghan, knitted – no larger than 50”

10. Baby Afghan, crocheted – no larger than 50”

11. Carriage Cover, knitted – no larger than 50”

12. Carriage Cover, crocheted- no larger than 50”

13. Bunting Bag

14. 1 pair Booties, Bonnet, 1 pair Mittens, Toque, knitted or crocheted – Exhibitor’s Choice: select 2 different matching items

15. Any item not listed knitted or crocheted CHILDREN – Three to Six Years (knitted or crocheted)

16. Sweater, pullover style

17. Sweater, cardigan style

18. Hat, Scarf, or Mitts, any matching two

19. Slippers knitted

20. Slippers crocheted

21. Child’s Toy Knitted or Crocheted Youth – Seven to Sixteen Years (knitted or crocheted)

22. Sweater

23. Poncho

24. Cowl

25. Shrug

26. Any item not listed LADIES or Men’s WEAR (knitted or crocheted) 1st – $6.00; 2nd – $5.50; 3rd – $5.00; 4th – $4.50; 5th – $4.00

27. Sweater, pullover style, 1 colour only

28. Sweater, cardigan style, buttons optional

29. Shawl or Poncho – Knitted

30. Shawl or Poncho – Crocheted

31. 1 Pair Socks

32. Hat, Scarf, or Mitts, any matching two – Knitted – 13 –

33. Hat, Scarf, or Mitts, any matching two – crocheted

34. Slippers

35. Vest or Shell – Knitted or Crocheted

36. Any item not listed HOME BOUTIQUE 1st – $12.00; 2nd – $10.00; 3rd – $8.00; 4th – $7.00; 5th – $6.00

37. Afghan, wave or zigzag stitch, crocheted, 42” x 50” or larger

38. Afghan, wave or zigzag stitch, knitted, 42” x 50” or larger

39. Afghan, granny squares, 42” x 50” or larger

40. Tablecloth 42”by 42” or larger

41. Any Christmas Afghan

42. Round Afghan, crocheted or knitted

43. Afghan, reversible style, knitted or crocheted, 42” x 50” or larger

44. Any Quilt style, crocheted or knitted, 42” x 50” or larger

45. Afghan, any other style, knitted or crocheted – 42” x 50” or larger

46. Lap Robe, knitted or crocheted, approximate size 36”x45”

47. Throw Rug, crocheted or knitted MISCELLANEOUS 1st – $5.00; 2nd – $4.50; 3rd – $4.00

48. Placemats, 2, knitted or crocheted

49. Pot Holders or hot pads, 2, knitted

50. Pot Holders or hot pads, 2, crocheted

51. Article of clothing suitable for a pet, knitted or crocheted

52. Dish cloth, knitted

53. Dish cloth, crocheted

54. Tea Cosy displayed on a teapot

55. 1 pair mittens, or 1 hat, or 1 scarf (article to be retained) No prize given for Section 55. Unlimited entries accepted. Donated to Ancaster Community Services. IN MEMORY OF JOYCE SATCHELL:

$10.00 to the Winner of Sec.24 BEST OF SHOW – $25.00 and Rosette Judges’s Choice Knitting – $25 gift card Mary Maxim Judges’s Choice Crocheting – $25 gift card Mary Maxim For Judges choice a proof of purchase from Mary Maxim is required Most PoinTs – $25.00 and THE ELMA & HAYES WOODLEY MEMORIAL PLAQUE

Homecraft has over 800 categories to compete in at the Ancaster Fair

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The Homecraft Committee is a year round group, that organizes, and judges the Homecraft’s at the Ancaster Fair.  Year round they are organizing fund raisers.

There are over 800 different homecraft categories to participate in.

The 2016 Homecraft Committee

Carolyn Marsh – Past President
Susan Temaine – President
Elaine Latulippe – 1st Vice President
Audry McCann-Ryder – 2nd Vice President
Monica Kaminski – Treasurer
Linda Weylie – Friendship Convenor

HOMECRAFT FAIR PRIZE BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PICK UP.

Pick up your copy at the fair office and get an early start on your 2016 exhibits!

Download the Homecraft Prize List here

Download the Entry Form here