How to Sew an Armhole and Neckline Facing

How to Sew an Armhole and Neckline Facing - Step 1

Step 1.

Connect side seams. Lay facing on top of main garment (right sides facing). Sew centre back, armholes & necklines stopping 5cm from shoulder seams.

How to Sew an Armhole and Neckline Facing - Step 2

Step 2.

Turn to face, press & understitch where possible.

How to Sew an Armhole and Neckline Facing - Step 3

Step 3.

Pull shoulder seams through inside, pin & sew shoulder seams.

How to Sew an Armhole and Neckline Facing - Step 4

Step 4.

Then pin & sew the 5cm openings, matching shoulder seams. Finally turn to face & press the garment neatly.