Fashion Revue Rubrics

In order to assist you in creating a successful project for Fashion Revue, please review the following Judging Rubrics divided by skill level. If you have trouble viewing them properly please contact sara.conant@maine.edu to receive an emailed copy. Cloverbuds will receive a comment sheet with their project.


Beginner Judging Sheets for Fashion Revue                          Number__________________________________

Construction (60 points) Possible Score Your Score Comments
Fabrics/yarns – type and design suitable to pattern design 15
Cutting – accurate, on-grain; Knit/crocheted-no dropped, twisted, or split stitches or unintentional holes. 15
Stitching – correct tension, stitch length, straight stitching, correct thread and needle size, correct knitting needle, or crochet hook size, evenness of knit/crocheted items, neatness 15
Seams; uniform width, straight, durable, hem appropriate length for the outfit; knit/crocheted – ends bound in neatly and securely, bind off is neat and not too tight or loose. 15
Modeling (15 points)
Good posture, well poised 5
Self-presentation 5
Well groomed 5
Outfit on Person/Item in Use (25 points)
Item shows thoughtful, functional design and is well-suited to the intended use.  If wearable, outfit is well-fitted and comfortable. 10
Item harmonizes in color and style for intended use.  If wearable, item is becoming to the participant. 10
Item is clean 5
Total 100

Intermediate WITH Fasteners  Judging Sheet for Fashion Revue                                  Number_______________                                                                                                                                         

Intermediate Judging Sheet for Fashion Revue WITH Fasteners
Number_______________                                                                                                                                         

Construction (60 points) Possible Score Your Score Comments
Fabrics/yarns – type and design suitable to pattern design 5
Cutting – accurate, on-grain; Knit or crocheted-no dropped, twisted, or split stitches or unintentional holes, 5
Stitching – correct tension, stitch length, straight stitching, correct thread and needle size, correct knitting needle, or crochet hook size, evenness of knit/crocheted items, neatness 10
Seams/hems – uniform width, straight, durable, hem appropriate length for the outfit; Knit or crocheted – ends bound in neatly and securely, new yarns joined inconspicuously, bind off not too tight or too loose. 10
Pressing/blocking – darts/seams pressed in correct direction, item neatly pressed, knit or crocheted items blocked or appropriately matched up for a neat finish. 10
Fasteners – zippers, buttons, buttonholes, hook and eye, snaps, etc. neatly installed. 10
Finishes – trim, decorative top-stitching, lace, linings, borders, beadwork, pockets, and flaps, etc. neatly constructed. Knit or crocheted – use of colors, different types of stitches besides knit and purl such as cabling, yarn overs for lace look, decreasing and increasing. 10
Modeling (15 points)
Good posture, well poised 5
Self-presentation 5
Well groomed 5
Outfit on Person/Item in Use (25 points)
Item clean 5
Shows thoughtful, functional design.  If wearable, outfit is well-fitted and comfortable 10
Item harmonizes in color and style for intended use. 5
Item suited to accessories/outfit, occasion, and participant. 5
Total (100 – 85 Blue, 84 – 70 Red, Below 70 White) 100

Intermediate Judging Sheet for Fashion Revue WITHOUT Fasteners                Number_______________                                                                                                                                         

Construction (60 points) Possible Score Your Score Comments
Fabrics/yarns – type and design suitable to pattern design 5
Cutting – accurate, on-grain; Knit or crocheted-no dropped, twisted, or split stitches or unintentional holes, 5
Stitching – correct tension, stitch length, straight stitching, correct thread and needle size, correct knitting needle, or crochet hook size, evenness of knit/crocheted items, neatness 10
Seams/hems – uniform width, straight, durable, hem appropriate length for the outfit. Knit or Crochet – ends bound in neatly and securely, new yarns joined inconspicuously, bind off is neat and not too tight or loose. 10
Pressing/blocking – darts/seams pressed in correct direction, item neatly pressed, knit or crocheted items blocked or appropriately matched up for a neat finish. 10
Personalization, Creativity, Improvisation 10
Finishes – trim, decorative top-stitching, lace, linings, borders, beadwork, pockets, and flaps, etc. neatly constructed. Knit or crocheted – use of colors, different types of stitches besides knit and purl such as cabling, yarn overs for lace look, decreasing and increasing. 10
Modeling (15 points)
Good posture, well poised 5
Self-presentation 5
Well groomed 5
Outfit on Person/Item in Use (25 points)
Item clean 5
Shows thoughtful, functional design.  If wearable, outfit is well-fitted and comfortable 10
Item harmonizes in color and style for intended use. 5
Item suited to accessories/outfit, occasion, and participant. 5
Total (100 – 85 Blue, 84 – 70 Red, Below 70 White) 100

Advanced Judging Sheet for Fashion Revue WITH Fasteners
Number_______________

Construction (60 Points) Possible Score Your Score Comments
Looks professional (neat) 10
Complexity of pattern 10
Stitching – correct tension, stitch length, straight stitching, correct thread and needle size, correct knitting needle, or crochet hook size, evenness of knit/crocheted items, neatness 10
Pressing/blocking – darts/seams pressed in correct direction, item neatly pressed, knit or crocheted items blocked or appropriately matched up for a neat finish. 5
Cutting – Accurate, cut on-grain; knit or crochet stitches neat, multiple yarns carried/joined inconspicuously, no dropped, twisted, or split stitches or unintentional holes 5
Seams/hems; uniform width, straight, durable, hem appropriate length for the outfit; knitted or crocheted – ends bound in neatly and securely, new yarns joined inconspicuously, bind off not too tight or too loose 5
Fasteners – zippers, buttons, buttonholes, hook and eye, snaps, etc. neatly installed. 5
Finishes -trim, decorative top-stitching, lace linings, borders, beadwork, pockets, and flaps, etc. neatly constructed; knit or crocheted – different types of stitches such as cabling, yarn overs to make lace, decreases and increases, any add-ons. 5
Fabric/yarn selection; type and design suitable for pattern design 5
Modeling (20 Points)
Self-presentation 10
Well poised, good posture 5
Well groomed 5
Outfit on Person/Project in Use (20 Points)
Shows thoughtful, functional design.  If wearable, outfit is well-fitted and comfortable 8
Item harmonizes in color and style for intended use 4
Item suited to accessories/outfit, occasion, and participant 3
Appropriate ease for garment style (i.e. correct fit at neck, shoulders, chest, waist, hips) or in non-wearable, suiting size and conformation to use. 3
Clean 2
Total (100 – 85 Blue, 84 – 70 Red, Below 70 White) 100

Advanced Judging Sheet for Fashion Revue WITHOUT Fasteners                    Number_______________

Construction (60 Points) Possible Score Your Score Comments
Looks professional (neat) 10
Complexity of pattern 10
Stitching – correct tension, stitch length, straight stitching, correct thread and needle size, correct knitting needle, or crochet hook size, evenness of knit/crocheted items, neatness 10
Pressing/blocking – darts/seams pressed in correct direction, item neatly pressed, knit or crocheted items blocked or appropriately matched up for a neat finish. 5
Cutting – Accurate, cut on-grain; knit or crochet stitches neat, multiple yarns carried/joined inconspicuously, no dropped, twisted, or split stitches or unintentional holes 5
Seams/hems; uniform width, straight, durable, hem appropriate length for the outfit; knit or crocheted – ends bound in neatly and securely, new yarns joined inconspicuously, bind off not to tight or too loose. 5
Personalization, Creativity, and Improvisation. 5
Finishes -Trim, decorative top-stitching, lace linings, borders, beadwork, pockets, and flaps, etc. neatly constructed; Knit or crocheted – different types of stitches such as cabling, yarn over to make lace, decreasing and increasing, any add-ons 5
Fabric/yarn selection; type and design suitable for pattern design 5
Modeling (20 Points)
Self-presentation 10
Well poised, good posture 5
Well groomed 5
Outfit on Person/Project in Use (20 Points)
Shows thoughtful, functional design.  If wearable, outfit is well-fitted and comfortable 8
Item harmonizes in color and style for intended use 4
Item suited to accessories/outfit, occasion, and participant 3
Appropriate ease for garment style (i.e. correct fit at neck, shoulders, chest, waist, hips) or in non-wearable, suiting size and conformation to use. 3
Clean 2
Total (100 – 85 Blue, 84 – 70 Red, Below 70 White) 100

 4‐H Fashion Revue REFASHIONED Category Scorecard              

Contestant Number: ________________                                                ¨ Blue 28-22 ¨ Red 21-16 ¨ White 15 and lower

  Distinguished 4 Proficient

3

Developing

         2

Emerging

1

Score
EXHIBITOR  
 Self Esteem

Poise/Posture

 

Exhibits confidence. Self-assured. Models garment/item to its best advantage. Good use of gestures and facial expressions. Confident. Poised and graceful with good posture. Appropriate use of gestures and facial expressions. Presents garment/item with some enthusiasm and poise. Limited facial expressions Appears awkward or uncomfortable when presenting garment /item. Additional practice will help increase confidence.  
 

Personal presentation/ Grooming

Fresh and well groomed. Neat in appearance. Skin, hair, nails clean and well cared for. Shoes spotless and in good condition. Well groomed. Neat in appearance. Skin, hair, nails clean. Shoes clean and in good shape. Neat in appearance. Skin, hair and nails clean. Shoes need attention. Appearance needs more attention: skin, hair, nails and/or shoes are untidy or soiled.  
 

Verbal

Communication

 Interaction with Judges

Thorough knowledge of construction techniques, garment/item care, fabric and fiber content, cost. Engages confidently with judges. Makes full eye contact. Able to answer questions regarding garment/item care, fabric content, construction techniques. Engages with judges. Makes eye contact. Basic knowledge of construction techniques and garment/item care. Limited eye contact and engagement with judges. Able to answer questions with prompting but nervousness prevents further engagement with judges.  
GARMENT(S)/ITEM  
  

Creativity &

Originality

Outstanding vision in designing garment/item and accessory. Unusual and original techniques used to enhance the design. Demonstrates inventive skills. Good design elements. Creative techniques used to refashion garment/item and accessory. Competent use of imagination. Fabric and trim enhance the design though innovation lacking in most aspects of the garment/item and/or accessory. Little innovation shown in design, detail, fit or flair of final garment/item and accessory.  
 

Process of

Reconstruction

Imaginative use of garment(s)/item and original materials. Totally remade original articles. Garment/item well designed. Mostly remade original articles. Some creativity used. Lacks much change from original garment(s)/item. Original garment/item minimally refashioned  
 Workmanship

as it relates to outside appearance

Well‐constructed and

will wear well. Construction detail suited to style and fabric. Grain line maintained.

Clean and well pressed.

Minor construction flaws which do not affect the overall appearance or durability of the garment/item. Clean and pressed. Construction techniques show. Noticeable defects affect appearance and durability. Garment/item not stable. Garment/item has major defects that detract from overall appearance. Needs better pressing. Clip loose threads.  
 Coordinated total look

 

 

Garment/item overall looks well put together. Design and/or pattern making skills used. All design elements are balanced. Accessories enhance the outfit/item. Garment/item compliments the model. Design relates well to style, color, and texture. Accessories are coordinated. Garment/item suitable for model. Design elements add some interest to outfit/item. Accessories add little interest to outfit/item. Garment/item looks incomplete or poor fitting. The relative proportion of various design elements is not cohesive.  
                                                                                                                                                    TOTAL POINTS  

¨  Disqualification: Fabric source not refashioned into a new and distinctive garment. Only alteration used for new garment.

Modified from Montana 4-H

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