Competition Guidelines

WHO CAN ENTER?

Pre-Teens – age 12 and under

Juniors – ages 13-16

Seniors – ages 17-24

Adults – age 25 and older

anyone, regardless of race, creed, or sex who meets age and other guidelines may participate.

Contestants participate in the state where they are a legal resident.

AGE is determined on January 1 of the year contestant is entering their district or state contest  (for those with a January 1 birthday you are the new age).

Made For Others and Wearable Accessory
are District and State Level Divisions.  Contact your State Director for specific details.

WHAT CAN I ENTER?

All Contestants must select, construct, and model their own garment(s).  Made for Others contestants have their “other” (the intended wearer) model their garment(s).  To be eligible, a garment/outfit/ensemble must have been completed after January 1 of the District and/or State Contest.

Juniors, Seniors, Adults, and Made For Others may enter:

One-piece garment:  dress, jumper, outerwear jacket, coat, or cape.

Two-piece outfit:  outerwear coat, jacket, cape; blouse/shirt/vest or sweater with dress, jumper, skirt, pants, or shorts.

Ensemble:  3 or more garments worn together at one time:  outerwear coat, jacket, cape; blouse/shirt, vest and/or sweater with dress, jumper, skirt, pants, or shorts.

Pre-Teens may enter:

Dress, jumper, skirt, pants, shorts, vest, sweater, shirt/blouse, jacket, or a combination of garments.

contestants waiting for their interviews - Charleston SC 2014
contestants waiting for their interviews – Charleston SC 2014