Needleworker

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1.     Have a working knowledge of:

a.     The correct use of paper patterns, including planning on material and cutting out.

b.    The use of a sewing machine.

c.     At least 2 methods of making seams.

d.    1 or 2 methods of disposing of fullness.

e.     Neatening a raw edge.
f.     Setting in a sleeve.
g.    Making a buttonhole.

2.     Submit two garments, at least one to contain some hand sewing, showing the correct use of the processes in (1) above. Be prepared to demonstrate 1 or 2 of these processes as required by the Examiner. 1 garment only may be made at school.

3.     Answer questions concerning day-to-day repairs on own garments. Bring to the test 1 or 2 repairs they have done.