Added Oct 10, 2011
(This step is not necessary for the garment but adds a nice detail and could be fun to try if you’ve never done it before.)
On the bottom back edges of the collar, add thread bars, and on the garment, buttons or hooks to secure the collar down in the back. You could replace the thread bar with some tack stitches if you don’t want to try it.
For a tutorial on how to make a thread bar, see this link
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