One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A strip of material round the neck of a garment.
- ‘Grafting the shoulders will be no problem, and then I've got the neckband and seaming… it's all going pretty quickly.’
- ‘Once cleaned, the garments are dried and pressed on special bucks used to shape neckbands, collars, pant legs, etc.’
- ‘So I resolved my knitting issues, hoping that my teacher doesn't notice that it is rather unlikely a head will fit through the neckband of my top.’
- ‘They also feature a two-color ribbed neckband.’
- ‘Made of 100% preshrunk cotton, this shirt features a crew neck with contrasting 3/4-length raglan sleeve and neckband.’
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