Rae from Made By Rae shows how to make a basic neck band for a t-shirt. This is the kind of finish you see on a standard t-shirt, made from a folded band of fabric stretched to fit around the neck hole. The stretch is what gives it a smooth finish around the convex curve of a neck opening. She gives tips for managing the fabric to get the right amount of stretch on your neck band so its flat and ripple free. Go to Made By Rae for the tute.
[photo from Made By Rae]
By Anne Weaver