Okay, having answered the question from the pop quiz -what kind of collar is this- the operative clue being that the collar is a one piece pattern, how would you cut this? For review, the photos:
Please submit sketches, crude ones are okay.
Unlike other pattern puzzles, I will be participating in this one and posting a solution after you’ve had time to play with it. I’ve cut it several times in my head; I use challenges like this to fall asleep. It’s better than counting sheep.