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Tips for Sewing an Invisible Zipper

Sewing an invisible zipper into a garment can be intimidating, however it doesn’t have to be trickier than sewing a regular zipper. Nicki LaFoille shows you how to insert an invisible zipper from start to finish, sharing several tips for sewing zippers along the way. Fabric and Zipper Prep When sewing an invisible zipper into…

Week 2

During the second week of the Travel Case PLATINUM LIVE Course, Colleen will discuss the process of preparing the Unit B and C rectangles along with the zippers. She will also cover installing the zippers. Be sure to download the instructional PDF below to get your materials list and weekly step-by-step directions.

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Zippered Box Pouch

Learn how to sew a zippered pouch for storing sewing notions or cosmetics. This boxy fabric pouch uses only two supplies and stitches up in no time. This zippered pouch pattern is made using quilting cotton for the outer and lining layers, but if a sturdier fabric basket is desired, Ashley recommends either fusing mediumweight…

Zippered Pouch Pattern

This small zippered pouch pattern is a quick and easy sewing project you can make in no time. You can use the pouch to store makeup, carry toiletries while traveling, keep your purse organized, or even as a casual clutch. The possibilities are endless with this cute and easy-to-sew design. Related Video: How to Sew…

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NSC GOLD: Zipper Pouch

Join Nicki LaFoille for this NSC GOLD LIVE event to learn how to make the Laminated Cotton Harvest Apron.

Sewing Vinyl: Make a Zippered Bag

Sewing vinyl can be intimidating if you’ve never tried it before, but just because it looks and feels very different from a fabric like cotton doesn’t mean it’s difficult to sew. Aurora Sisneros shows you how easy sewing vinyl can be and takes you step-by-step through making a great vinyl zippered bag. The vinyl bag…

Stitch a Quick and Easy Coin Purse Using Fabric Scraps

A zippered coin purse is a great way to use up some leftover fabric scraps. Stacy Grissom shows you how you can create one in almost any size or shape. She starts with the basic pieces you will need and then shows how to easily attach a zipper using basting tape before stitching. Basting tape…

Zippered Pocket Scarf Pattern

Pattern: Zippered Pocket Scarf The perfect accessory for travel, this zippered pocket scarf allows you to easily carry your passport, ID, phone or money without needing to carry a separate bag. An invisible zipper opens the roomy pocket hidden between the lining and the outer fabric of the scarf. This pattern is delivered as a…

Sewing Zippers: How to Use Basting Tape

Sewing zippers can be the trickiest part of any sewing project. Stacy Grissom shows how to make zippers a little easier with the help of basting tape. Basting tape is a double sided adhesive that can adhere to most fabrics and easily hold them in place for stitching, eliminating the need for pins. Stacy explains…