Added May 8, 2011
Lay collar pieces right sides facing. Pin edges together. Stitch, leaving join¬ing edge open. Trim seam allowances and clip curves (14). Turn collar right side out. Press seamed edges. Baste open edges together.
Pin collar right sides together with neck edge – front edges of collar meet at centre front and seam marks meet top sleeve seams (15). Baste ¬collar to neck edge.
Lay front facings right sides together with back facing. Pin shoulder edges together. Stitch shoulder seams (16). Press seam allowances open. Neaten inside edge of facing. Pin facing right sides together with neck edge, over collar, matching shoulder seams to markings/ top sleeve seams. Stitch. Trim seam allowances and clip curves (17). Turn facing to inside. Baste neck edge, turning collar up. Press. Topstitch neck edge close to collar joining seam. Sew inside edge of facing to seams.
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