What is shirt collar?
In clothing, a collar is the part of a shirt, dress, coat or blouse that fastens around or frames the neck. A collar may be permanently attached to the main body of the garment (e.g. by stitching) or detachable.
What is a shawl collar?
: a turned-over collar of a garment that combines with lapels forming an unbroken curving line.
What are the types of collar?
17 Different Collar Styles (And Their Names)
- Shirt collar.
- Mandarin collar (also often called a Chinese collar)
- Peter Pan collar.
- Shawl collar.
- Ruffle collar.
- Sailor collar.
- Turtle neck collar.
- Funnel neck collar.
How do you draft a flat collar?
To draft your own Peter Pan collar, you simply need to cut out your front and back bodice pieces from whichever pattern you are using, lay them flat on the table and place front and back shoulders together with neck points touching and shoulder points overlapping by 3/4″ (2 cm).
How can I make my collar lay flat?
Place the shirt on the ironing board and spread the collar out. Iron the collar until it stays flat using a steam iron at the highest heat recommended on the label. Flip the shirt over and repeat ironing on the opposite side of the collar. Lightly spray starch on the collar and iron it again.