Jun 10, 2014
Fashion Dictionary : Y
It could be the part of a skirt just below the waist from which the main piece of material hangs in folds. Normally, it is the part of a shirt, particularly the collar, which defines the whole garment. The yoke is the top part of a garment that fits on the shoulders and supports the rest of the material. In lower wear, a yoke is a section of fabric in a pair of jeans that enhances the fit. On jeans, it's generally on the back, located below the waistband.