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Consumer Clothing (2020)

July 1, 2020

Consumer Clothing

Notebook  may be turned in at the time of judging at the Fashion Revue activity.

 Refer to information letter received prior to fair for judging times.

 

State Fair Exhibits:

Each county is permitted to send one exhibit in each category - a total of 3.

 

General Requirements:

  1. Comply with all the requirements listed at the beginning of this “4-H Exhibit Hall Project” section page 54 and “Indiana and Putnam County 4-H Policy/ Terms” section page 21.
  2. All members must create a Consumer Clothing notebook in a three ring binder. Only one binder per member will be accepted. Feel free to be creative with your notebook. Notebooks may be decorated, etc., but remember they will judged on content. All notebooks should be neat (they do not have to be typed). You may include more information than what is listed, but include at least what is suggested.
  3. All notebooks must include a reference list indicating where information was obtained, giving credit to the original author, to complete the 4-H members exhibit. This reference list should/might include web site links, people and professionals interviewed, books, magazines, etc. It is recommended this reference list be the last page of a notebook. A judge is not to discredit an exhibit for the manner in which references are listed.

**For personal safety concerns, notebooks exhibited should only contain name, county, grade, level and club, and no personally identifiable information such as mailing address or phone number.

The following content should be included in order:

    Title Page

Table of Contents

Picture

Activities

About Your Outfit

    Record Sheet

4. 4-H members must participate in the private judging later that afternoon and in the public fashion revue at 7:00 p.m. along with the other 4-H fashion show participants.

5. At the private judging on July 15th the 4-H'er must model the outfit, tell the judges about their purchases, what he/she has learned and the activities completed that are listed in their book.

 

Beginners (Grades 3-5)

  1. Complete one activity from each group in the manual. Write the results or answers in a notebook. Label each activity. This will help you talk with the judge easily.
  2. Help purchase an item of clothing to wear with other clothes in the 4-H'er's wardrobe. Examples might be slacks, blouse, jeans, shirt, sweater, or sweatshirt. Choose an accessory to go with the purchase.  Some purchases might include shoes, sweatband, belt, jewelry, or socks.
  3. Model the purchases. Tell the judge about them, what was learned, and about activities that were completed. Take manual and notebook because they will help the 4-H'er talk with the judge.

 

Intermediate (Grades 6-8)

  1. Complete one activity from each group in the manual. Write results or answers in a notebook. Label each activity. This will help the 4-H'er talk with the judge easily.
  2. Purchase and accessorize a casual or school outfit. The 4-H'er may purchase accessories or select from items they already own.
  3. Model the outfit. Tell the judge about purchases, what was learned, and about activities that were completed. Take your manual and notebook with you because they will help you talk with the judge.

 

Advanced (Grades 9 & up)

  1. Complete one activity from each group in the manual. Write results or answers in a notebook. Label each activity. This will help the 4-H'er talk with the judge easily.
  2. If a member has completed all activities in the manual in prior years, the member is to consult with their extension educator, leader, or mentor to create an activity. When assembling the exhibit notebook be sure to include a note to the judge explaining how the activity was determined and the intended objectives.
  3. Choose an outfit and accessorize it. Purchase or select from items you already own.
  4. Model outfit. Tell the judge about your activities in this year’s project and how you plan to use this year’s purchases in your future wardrobe. Take manual and notebook with you because they will help to talk with the judge.

 

 

 

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