Added Jun 1, 2009
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Lapel Collar/ Trimming
Stitch the lapel collar with the lining right sides facing onto the neck line (Seam Number 5). Stitch the lapel collar without the lining the same way. Trim seam allowances, cut in and finish. (a)
Pin trimmings with collar right sides facing onto the front pieces and the collar. Pin edges onto another (Seam Number 5). Stitch, the collar base seams are meeting. Trim seam allowances, also at collar, and cut diagonally at edges. (b)
Turn collar. Turn trimmings inside. Pin edges, iron. Pin collar base seams onto another, stitch together with reverse stitches. ©