TextileGlossary.com

What is "Collar" - Definition & Explanation

A collar constructed from a single piece of fabric with the center fold forming the outer edge. Collar (padding)- Attaching the under-collar to canvas with several rows of blindstitching.
The panel or visible portion of the collar and the neckband portion are cut as one piece, but folded once along the length to produce the appearance of a banded collar.
Two or more thicknesses of fabric attached to the neckhole opening to provide a firm and neat-appearing finish.
(topstitched) - A collar with an added row of stitching along the folded edges.
(padding) - Attaching the under-collar to canvas with several rows of blindstitching.
(Lined) - A collar made by placing a piece of interlining between the two pieces of body fabric.
(one piece) - A collar constructed from a single piece of fabric with the center fold forming the outer edge.
(two-piece) - A collar formed by joining two identical pieces, inverting and sometimes topstitching along the folded edges.
(Banded) - The visible or panel portion of the collar is cut separately and attached to the neckband portion. This is normal dress shirt construction.
(sandwich) - A collar which has the top-collar inserted between the canvas and the under-collar.
(convertible) - The panel or visible portion of the collar and the neckband portion are cut as one piece, but folded once along the length to produce the appearance of a banded collar.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

Wool fabric brings to mind cozy warmth. Some wools are scratchy giving some people the idea that they are "allergic" to wool. Although wool fiber comes from a variety of animal coats, not all wool’s...
A glove is a type of garment which covers the hand. Gloves have separate sheaths or openings for each finger and the thumb; if there is an opening but no covering sheath for each finger they are...
The resulting opening of the weave when fabric lacks the tensile strength to prevent shifting at the seams. When you apply force, the yarns in the fabric slip to open up the weave, but not the seam...
Tyres reinforced by layers of tyre cord fabric arranged alternately so that the main load bearing yarns lie at an angle of less than 90° to the plane in which the tyre rotates and yarns of adjacent...
A tightly woven jacquard fabric with a warp effect in the figure which is raised to give a puffed appearance. The puff effect is created by several kinds of fillings', tension weaving of a linen: or...

Companies for Collar:


If you manufacture, distribute or otherwise deal in Collar, please fill your company details below so that we can list our company for FREE!

Add a definition

Add a definition for a textile term that you know about! Send us an email & tell us:
  • The term you want to define
  • Its definition in 500 words or less
  • Attach an image if necessary.
  • Optionally, tell us about yourself in 200 words or less!

(s) 2017 TextileGlossary.com Some rights reserved. • Sitemap