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examples of collars [2]click to hear

Collar: piece sewn onto a garment that finishes or adorns the neck.
examples of collars [2] jabot sailor collar bow collar shawl collar Peter Pan collar dog ear collar tailored collar shirt collar

jabot click to hear

Decoration made up of one or two pieces of fine soft pleated fabric; it is attached at the base of the neck and spreads out over the chest.

sailor collar click to hear

Collar that is square in back and has long lapels extending over the chest; it is fastened to a V-neck and, out of modesty, the plunging neckline is often concealed with a piece of fabric.

bow collar click to hear

Collar made of a long strip of soft fabric sewn onto a round neck; it can be tied in front in various ways.

shawl collar click to hear

Wide turned-down collar with long rounded lapels that partially cross in front.

Peter Pan collar click to hear

Flat collar of uniform width with rounded tips; it is sewn onto a fairly open neck.

dog ear collar click to hear

Turned-down collar characterized by long, fairly wide points, which are rounded at the tips.

tailored collar click to hear

Collar whose fold covers the back of the neck; its lapels form a V where they cross on the chest.

shirt collar click to hear

Collar with rounded or tapered points that is sewn onto the neck and turned down along a fold line, which is higher in back than in front.