Added Jan 21, 2008
New York, New Yo...
Position the front piece onto the back piece, the right sides are facing., baste shoulder seams (seam 3). The princess seams meet. Neaten the allowances altogether and press inside the back piece.
Press the allowances of the lower collar edge (collar without interfacing) to the inside. Pin the collar pieces on top of each other, the right sides are facing. Baste the edges according to the drawing on top of each other, and stitch. Trim the allowances, cut the corners bias. Turn the collar inside out. Baste edges, and press (a).
Pin the collar into the neckline, the right sides are facing (seam 4), the cross lines meet the shoulder seams. Stitch. Trim allowances, cut in the allowances and press inside the collar. Pin the inner half of the collar onto the edge, and stitch narrowly (b).
Meg's Magazine Mash Up!
Check out Meg's variation of our Drawstring Gym Shorts, and see how she made them high-fashion!
Meet this seamstress, mom, jeans lover, and the instructor of our digital pattern drafting course!
Pattern of the Week
This timeless style ties at the back and looks stunning at formal events
The results are in! Check out our winning submission.
Daydream about fall sewing with boho layers, oversized jackets, and a leopard pencil skirt.
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.