SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Sewing Techniques and Tips > Band collar ( Moderated by MissCelie)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Band collar
Do I interface both pieces?
sky
star
sky
Advanced Beginner
CA USA
Member since 12/4/03
Posts: 514
Send Message

      



Date: 7/17/12 2:29 PM

I'm working on a shirt for my little boy and I'm doing some pattern modifications. I'm making a band collar instead of the normal collar. Do I want to interface both pieces of the collar band? I know you usually do and then only one of the collar pieces, but not sure when you are just doing the band. My reference books are in the baby's room and he is napping.

Thanks!

jadamo00
star
jadamo00
Advanced
NY USA
Member since 3/13/06
Posts: 1264
Send Message

      



Date: 7/17/12 2:43 PM

Interesting because this just came up for me! The pattern instructions indicate that I SHOULD interface both sides of the stand collar. But that seems awfully stiff to me, so I'm just going to interface the side closest to my neck.

j.

sky
star
sky
Advanced Beginner
CA USA
Member since 12/4/03
Posts: 514
Send Message

      



Date: 7/17/12 3:03 PM

That's what I was thinking. But I'm using pretty light interfacing so maybe I'll do both sides. Forgot I hadn't threaded my serger. That's done now, but I might be running out of nap time for today..

yup. there he is. :)

PatrickS
star
PatrickS  Friend of PR
Intermediate
AZ USA
Member since 9/8/05
Posts: 2
Send Message

      



Date: 7/18/12 1:47 AM

On a men's collar only one side is interfaced. Patrick

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Sewing Techniques and Tips >> Band collar

Merchants on PR

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Gwyn Hug


Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

Lanetzliving Vintage Sewing Patterns


Vintage Sewing Patterns
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Altering Pants
Altering Pants

Register

Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Register

SewBaby One Piece Reversible Sundress Pattern

SewBaby One Piece Reversible Sundress Pattern

Buy Now
Fit For Art Tabula Rasa Jacket Pattern

Fit For Art Tabula Rasa Jacket Pattern

Buy Now

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.