Use this technical file to learn how to make a cowl neck. This particular one is quite open around the neck but this can vary depending on the style aimed at. The fabric used will also create different degrees of volume. The beauty of this file is that it demonstrates different styles of cowl construction for you to choose from. Use the bodice base pattern as your starting point or any other base. The file explains step by step through precise written instructions and detailed sketches the exact method to follow for a quality finish and top-of-the-range result in a size chosen by you at the beginning. Using this base, you can make the collar evolve in different ways. You can use the following files to complete this outline: The technical file of the bodice base pattern The technical file of the short sleeve base pattern.