02/2011 Short coat with front buttons and pockets
Added Mar 1, 2011
Stitch collar pieces right sides together along outer edges. Trim seam allowances. Turn collar right side out and press. Topstitch edges of collar. Lay collar stand pieces right sides together, catching collar in between. Stitch along front and upper edges of collar stand, beginning and ending in front, exactly on seam line of joining edge. Turn collar stand right side out. Lay collar between coat and facing. Stitch collar stand of undercollar to neck edge of coat and stitch collar stand of top collar to facing. Press seam allow¬ances open. Turn facing to inside. Pin collar stand joining seams together. Lay facing up again and stitch seam allowances together, close to collar stand joining seam, as far as possible.