because I like to sew my clothes
Great video...I really enjoy making this part of the shirt...actually I really enjoy making shirts period :))))
Thanks for the video. Was great to see how this part gets sewn as I haven't sewn a shirt before, but have the material and pattern to start. Will definitely be replaying this one.
So informative! I have yet to try a collard shirt, but I am just starting to feel confident enough to try : )
Very cool. I haven't done a collared shirt with a separate collar stand. Hoping to get there soon. Thanks for the video,
Great video, Robin. So much fun watching you sew!
Nice to hear what you sound like! Great video - a picture (video) is truly worth a thousand words.
Very informative video. Apparently you don't staystich the neckline. I am wrong?One thing I find interesting is that you are startind to stich thz whole stand from the back neck.I like your confidence.Thanks for this video I like hearing your voice. Sounds much more lively.
Thank you for taking the time to demonstrate this. I read people's comments about the difficulties with collar stands, so I have never considered trying one. If I ever do, I know where to go for a demonstration now!
Thank you so much for the video. I have been sewing shirts for years and it never occurred to me to press the stand so that the inside and outside match before you attach it to the shirt. I usually fuss and futz about with pins and hope for the best. Forehead slapping moment! Thanks again.
Hey! I made quite a number of shirts with collar stands already, but it always ends up in a bulky mess at the very front parts so I usually sew those parts by hand (because my machine would never sew a clean stitch there) . How can I avoid that?
Thank you all for the nice comments! Maricou, I did not stay-stitch first, but it would not be a bad idea.Mary Collins, you crack me up - and I know that feeling! :)Chrissy - are you saying that the machine doesn't want to play nice when you are pivoting around that corner? I can imagine some machines might not behave as well as my current machine does. (I have owned some!) If that is the case, I would just continue to hand-stitch where necessary. Whatever it takes to get the job done!
Very nice. I've done this a couple of times -- not recently -- and this video was a terrific piece of reinforcement.I'm so glad to have discovered your blog. To me, fitting and technique are everything.Thanks.
Great video Robin. I love watching people sew. You can learn so much from just seeing how they manipulate the fabric.
I'm glad you are making how to videos. No rah rah, just very competent instruction. I don't feel I've mastered the collar stand so this is very useful and timely.
Love the video. So nice to hear your voice. Great tutorial. I am not jonesing for a clapper.
Lovely video Robin. And loved to hear your voice again.Very clear explanation as well!
I love it, learned a few new tricks. And like Sigrid and others I enjoyed hearing your voice too. Great job.
i am making my granddaughter a coat in wool the collat stand sits in the centre of the collar only but the video was such a great help. thank you, i think i now understand how it works.great sewing blog thank you
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