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A Smart Technique for an Imperceptible Zipper

Learn a smart method for inserting a practically invisible zipper for a professional result.

Nov 14, 2017
Threads Contributing Editor Kenneth D. King shares a smart method for installing an (almost) invisible zipper. This process calls for a couple of quick rows of basting stitches to control the zipper’s position and a nifty trick with a hemostat for getting the slider out of the way so you can sew to the zipper end. When you’ve finished, the transition between the zipper bottom and the seam below it is practically imperceptible, making this zipper as invisible as you can get.

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  1. user-893574 November 25th

    The only way to sew in an invisible zipper! Thanks, Kenneth! Jamie

  2. user-2040522 November 23rd

    Just signed up for this Insider deal to be able to read and watch videos. I get to the first videos of Kenneth King and it’s black. I’ve signed in twice now. Getting frustrated. Help please. Sheila in Phoenix

  3. gretchengh November 22nd

    This is an excellent video about invisible zipper installation. Thank you!
    Gretchen

  4. user-3431284 November 21st

    Fantastic I have a haemostat. I'm away to try this now. Thank you

  5. kaychan November 21st

    Brilliant technique. Thank you.

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