Trace cookie cutter for shape, work in negative space around shape after stitching tiny guideline of shape. Use a thread conditioner, Thread Heaven, on embroidery floss to prevent fraying; French knots or stab stitches used for effect.
"diy embellished collars - we made some of own Embellished collars at work for the window display! Not sure I could pull one off but they were fun to make!" Basically, spice up your work clothes and rock that business casual outfit.