Note: for this garment and other stretch jersey projects we recommend using a 4 thread overlock stitch but you can also use a sewing machine + zigzag stitch.
1. Preparing The Collar and
Do very similar steps with the cuff.
Fold the cuff right sides together and sew together the side seam.
2. Shoulder Seam:
3. Joining The Sleeve:
4. Joining The Sleeves:
5. Joining The Collar:
Work from the left side of garment to understitch the collar 5mm next to joining seam catching inside collar.
Fold the collar on garments’ right side. Press.
Secure the collar by making few invisible handstitches. Join the collar‘s upper seam with the shoulder seam, collar’s lower seam with the side seam and make a few stitch in between.
8. Joining The Cuff:
It might be challeging to get the sleeve so far under the sewing machine needle since the cuff is so long. In that case try to partly fold the cuff until it gets easier to access the seam.
By doing this step you will be able to wear the sleeve in 2 ways - folded up or folded down as an extra long sleeve.
Give the final press and you’ve finished!