VALLEY CITY, N.D. (NewsDakota.com) – The Barnes County 4-H Clothing Revue was held June 15 at Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City.
Spokeswoman Susan Toppen said the 4-Hers constructed their own garment, purchased an outfit, or embellished an item of clothing.
She said the objectives for this 4-H contest include to develop leadership abilities, build character, and assume citizenship responsibility.
The 4-Hers build self-confidence and poise by developing an understanding of “self” in order that the individual may select and make clothing with is becoming and expressive for his or her personality.
Toppen said they make and model a garment that is needed in their wardrobe while displaying poise, good posture, and grooming habits. All those that received a blue ribbon will be eligible to compete at the State Fair in July.
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