ch 65, turn
Row 1. skip fist 3 ch, dc in each ch to end, turn.
Row 2. ch 3, *dc in each of next 5 dc, 2dc next dc*, repeat to end, turn.
Row 3. ch 3, *dc in each of next 6 dc, 2dc next dc*, repeat to end, turn.
Row 4. ch 3, *dc in each of next 7 dc, 2dc next dc*, repeat to end, finish off.
Row 5 - Edging. With right side facing, join yarn in one corner of foundation chain edge. Sc evenly around around, with 2 sc into corners, until you reach the opposite end of the foundation chain. Chain 5, ss into second last sc just made, and join with a ss. (this is the loop for the button). Finish off.
Sew a button or bead to align with the loop. Collar should measure about 14" around the neck.
That's it! I would love to hear how you went with this project. Happy crocheting!