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<p>Create a sweet peter pan collar variation for Addison, <br>by Anna Aguirre.</p>

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Block Paper Scissors

<p>Create a sweet peter pan collar variation for Addison, <br>by Anna Aguirre.</p>

Posted in: Tutorials & Techniques • May 31, 2016



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Block Paper Scissors is a monthly column featuring patternmaking hacks that will help you give your Seamwork patterns a custom spin—all you need is paper, a ruler, and a pencil!

This hack modifies Addison's angular collar into a softer shape for a sweet peter pan collar variation.

Note: Be sure to make any fit adjustments before doing the pattern hack.

You'll Need:



  • Addison under collar and upper collar

  • Tracing paper or pattern paper

  • Pencil

  • Ruler

  • Scissors

  • All other materials as required by pattern

How to:





Print



Step | 01


Trace off the under collar and upper collar pieces. On both pieces, measure 2” in on either side of the collar point and make notches. Draw a curved line connecting the notches.







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Step | 02


Cut along the curved line, creating the peter pan collar shape.






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Step | 03


Follow the pattern instructions on how to cut and assemble the blouse and collar.


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