FOUND! The detachable collar that wont swivel!

Thanks to Keep It Chic I have discovered a new fashion term. A ‘topping’ is apparently the name of these switcheroo collars that have a bit of extra fabric to keep them in place. The word ‘topping’ came from CeCe Toppings‘ founder Jamie Turquie; “it’s the top of the shirt. The word ‘dickey* was so unattractive that it automatically put off so many people. Topping sounds so much prettier, don’t you think?”

Yes I do! Although lots of designers seem to be producing just the collar, I’m not convinced it won’t swivel around once on (especially on my skinny neck) and so I need that bit extra to secure everything in place. And I love that CeCe Toppings’ ones come in perfectly plain styles as well as fancy printed ones.

These are all $37 from the CeCe Toppings site. Please can an enterprising buyer import some to the UK?

*I didn’t know that’s what they were called

[Main image: Caroline's Mode]

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10 Responses to FOUND! The detachable collar that wont swivel!

  1. Lola says:

    OH perfect!!! I am SO buying this :) xxxx

  2. Lola says:

    I got so excited I didn’t really get a chance to read the bit about “only available in US” Grrr

  3. Jamie says:

    Lola, I am looking into shipment to the UK. I am so happy that you like!
    XX Jamie
    CeceToppings.com

  4. Kit says:

    Wouldn’t it be easier just to buy a shirt from H&M/Primark and cut round the topping off? :D

  5. Disneyrollergirl says:

    I know Lola, sorry!!

    Kit, I have been meaning to do that for, oh about year but have I done it yet? Nope! This is great for lazy/busy people who don’t like bunching under their jumpers (ie me)!

  6. meep says:

    try Nauticoco for collars if you’re in the UK!

  7. These are amazing. Bloody amazing. Want them all!!!

  8. Wow such a great idea! These should definitely be bought to the UK!

    http://eighteengramsofglitter.blogspot.com

  9. Jamie says:

    Stay tuned. You will be able to get them very soon!

  10. Holly says:

    Cannot wait for these to become available in the UK!! Please be just in time to wear under fall sweaters!!

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