01/2011 Long coat with belt
Added Jan 25, 2011
Pin centre seam edges of integrated collar pieces together, with wrong sides facing. Stitch centre seam. Trim seam allowance which lies below to 7 mm (1/4 in) wide. Turn in allowance which lies on top and baste in place. Work from right side to stitch 1 cm (3/8 in) from seam. Beginning at centre back, stitch collar to neck edge and go on to stitch dart. Press allow¬ances of collar joining seam onto back. Press darts toward sides. Trim seam allowances of collar joining seam to 7 mm (1/4 in) wide. Stitch petersham ribbon over seam allowances of collar join¬ing seam, turning ends of ribbon under.