Added Jan 17, 2012
Fold facing strips for neck edge and edges lengthwise, right side facing out. Press, shaping neck edge strip to match neck edge by stretching the fold edge and easing the open edges. Pin doubled facing strips to neck and lower edges so that fold edge of each strip lies on garment piece, 1.5 cm (5/8 in) past seam line, and ends lie on allowances of front edges. Trim ends of strips. Stitch strips in place. Trim seam allowances, trimming corners diagonally. Turn facing strips and allowances on front edges to inside. Sew inside edges in place by hand.
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