Remember there are sewing contests open to anyone for the San Mateo County Fair.

For repurposed fashion entries in the Sustainable Living section, entries are due Wednesday, May 7 by 5pm.

For any of the sewn garment entries in the Creative Home Arts section, entries are also due Wednesday, May 7 by 5pm. The categories include: sleepwear, outerwear, costume, child’s garment, adult’s garment, clothing as art, bags, aprons, and non-garment apparel item or accessory.

Entries are $2 and include a free fair pass and parking ticket!

The Cañada College Fashion Design and Merchandising Department has sponsored 4 $25 special awards in addition to the awards the fair offers for each category. Show off the garments you’ve created in the past two years and enter!!

Here are some images from last year’s fair. The Creative Home Arts had over 1,000 items on display.