shawl collar

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shawl collar

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a collar rolled back in a continuous and tapering line along the surplice neckline of a garment

shawl′ col′lar


n.
a rolled collar and lapel in one piece that curves from the back of the neck down to the front closure.
[1905–10]
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The popular notch collars on blazers last year have transformed into shawl collars made of luxurious fabrics.
The connoisseur can slip into a suit with satin cut and sew, shawl collars and ornamented peak lapels to make a special appearance at any particular social do.
They wore custom tailored knee-length coats of slate blue with large shawl collars, princess lines, and flared skirts.
In line with the refined culture of Italian evening attire, sumptuous silk and cotton velvet dinner jackets trimmed with silk borders, shawl collars and mother of pearl buttons, are offered in burgundy, cobalt blue or midnight black with quilted stitch lapel details or delicately simple patch pockets.
The 1920s inspire its Deco collection, with shawl collars, large bow details and one shoulder dresses, all featuring heavy pleating, waterfall ruffles and elaborate fluted sleeves.
Jackets: Trim, with one to eight button closures, no vents, wide, peak lapels, narrow shawl collars.