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Posted on: 9/3/08 12:46 PM
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For years I have tried to make a decent high collar on a t-shirt. Now I have found the solution which works for me. I attach the collar to the neckline in the normal way, then instead of attaching the inside edge of the collar to the neckline, I just leave it free and fold it to the inside. I can make it higher or lower as I please.
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regine said... (9/8/08 8:07 AM) Reply
It's a wonderful idea. Mina
regine said... (9/8/08 8:05 AM) Reply
It's a wonderful idea Mina
regine said... (9/5/08 1:44 AM) Reply
thanks for your comment Jean, I had thought of folding it to the outside but the seam would have to be made differently.
JeanK said... (9/5/08 0:17 AM) Reply
Regine, what a fun (and easy to do) idea. If you serged a rolled hem on the inside edge in a contrasting color - you could fold it to the outside and have yet another option. I never thought of doing this, but you've given me inspiration. Thanks!
sewtime said... (9/4/08 5:54 PM) Reply
Great idea, thanks!
Mary Stiefer said... (9/3/08 12:48 PM) Reply
I'm sorry - but I really don't quite understand what you mean?? I get it now - thanks for the pictures - that surely helps. What a cool idea.
 
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