How to Shape a Tailored Collar
For centuries, tailoring has relied on many of the same steps. It still depends on hand-stitching layers of fabric into a permanent form. In this article, you can follow my “new-school” variation of the traditional technique used to prepare the hand-set upper and undercollars for a classic notched-lapel jacket. I’ll show you how to shape the collar with pad stitching and pressing. This technique holds the shape for decades of secure wear.
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