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How to Insert an Invisible Zipper into a Side Seam

Jul 18, 2009
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An invisible zipper was the perfect solution to getting this top over my head!

A zipper inserted into the side seam of a dress or top can be the perfect solution to getting the darn thing over your head!  You may be thinking that you can’t sew a zipper to save your life…I know what that feels like, because I used to be afraid of zippers too… (especially invisible ones!)  If you’re tempted to give it a try, check out this detailed step-by-step tutorial from J Stern Designs that reveal all the tricks to getting truely invisible results!  Bonus, if you keep reading there’s also a tutorial on how to make and insert piping into a waist seam!

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  1. LeahCorsetiere October 12th

    Unfortunately the link doesn't exist any more.

  2. User avater Claire_in_London July 6th

    That webpage http://jsterndesigns.blogspot.co.uk/2009/07/how-to-insert-invisible-zipper-into.html doesn't exist anymore - try http://www.jsterndesigns.com/?p=111 instead :-)

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