InstructionsFree Tutorial: Draft a Deep Cowl Neck
My tutorial on drafting a high cowl neck top has had a lot of pageviews in the last week (this always makes me happy). So at the request of at least one reader (see? that's all it takes with me!), I'll show you how to draft a cowl neck top starting with a pattern that has a dart. This will produce a deeper cowl neck . . .
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Type of item: Clothing
Style: Retro / Vintage, Classic, Romantic, Funky, Casual
Tracing paper, pen, clear ruler
What was your inspiration?
All the cowl neck tops I've been seeing in shops - and my innate frugality that fights spending money on a new pattern!
What are you most proud of?
Sticking with it when the first few tries didn't work.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Don't use your best fabric for your first try as you may need to tweak it!