Saturday 27th October 2018.
The Great BIG Sewing Bee
The Big Textile Show, Leicester Racecourse
To make and complete a top and skirt suitable for an Afternoon Tea Party.
Terms of Reference
Teams will be comprised of no more than 4 people.
Entry will be £60 per team which will include FOC entry for the whole team to the show.
Each team will be provided with a choice of patterns for a skirt and top.
All teams will be offered a choice of good quality cotton fabrics to complete their outfit.
Each team will be given a token to use in The Big Textile Show to purchase items that can be used to enhance and embellish their design.
The Big Textile Show will provide:
Tables and space to work.
Teams to provide:
Scissors and or cutting equipment,
A suitable model.
Competition to run from 9am -5pm.
9am -10am Teams to be given the choice of patterns and have access to the materials so they can choose fabrics for their design.
10am-4pm Garments to be made and completed.
4pm-5pm Catwalk Show for the public and final judging.
Judging will take place throughout the day and there will also be a public vote.
The public will have access to the work area through the day .
The judges are:
- Mrs Michelle Minivielle
- Mrs Sandra Jenkins
- Mrs Christine Williams.
The judge’s decision is final.
Purchase your Team Entry Tickets here