Added May 4, 2010
Unfold front self-facings and stitch to back facing. Stitch facings to neck edge, from front edge to marked centre front. Leave facings lying right sides together with coat for now. Stitch collar band pieces to collar pieces. Trim seam allowances and press open. Topstitch close to each side of seams. Stitch collar pieces right sides together along outer edges. Begin and end stitching exactly on seam of joining edge. Trim seam allowances. Turn collar right side out and press. Lay collar between coat and facing. Stitch undercollar to neck edge of coat and stitch top collar to facing. Press seam allowances open. Turn facing to inside. Pin collar joining seams together. Lay facing in back up again and stitch seam allowances together, close to collar joining seam. Lay facing down.
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