Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

Jacquard fabric (upper collar) and satin (under collar), each approx. 20 x 60 cm (8 x 24 ins). Fus­ible interfacing. 1 button. Sewing thread. Black lurex yarn (“Festa” from Lana Grossa). Red embroidery floss (Anchor). Crochet hook in correct size for yarn. Black buttonhole thread. Silver chain, 0.50 m (20 ins).
Sew collar, see step 4 (collar with black lace).
Use buttonhole thread to work buttonhole stitch along outer edge of collar, inserting needle 5 mm (3/16 in) deep and spacing stitches 5 mm (3/16 in) apart. Use lurex yarn to crochet 2 rows of double crochet (dc) along outer collar edge, working the first row In loops of the buttonhole stitches and working 2 dc in each stitch along curves. To finish, work 1 row of dc with red embroidery floss. Hide yarn/thread ends. Sew chain to collar, 2 mm (scant 1/8 in) from outer edge.


    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post