Added Feb 14, 2011
Lay the collar band pieces right sides together with collar pieces, line up the seam (number 6), pin and sew. Trim the seam allowances together and press open. Topstitch close to each side of the seams.
Lay the collar pieces right sides together and pin the collar band joining seams and the collar joining edges together exactly Pin the outer collar edges together to about 5 cm (2 in) before the corners – seams do not match. Pin the remaining edges of collar together. Working from the under collar side, stitch the outer edges of collar together, beginning and ending exactly at marked collar joining seam. Trim allowances, trimming corners diagonally to get the edge. Turn collar right side out and press.
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