Techniques - Zips Masterclass

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This skills master-class will help you to improve your sewing skills and techniques. Through demonstrations and practical hands-on experience you will learn 3 simple ways for inserting the following zips: 
  • Regular zip (for skirts and dresses)
  • Invisible/concealed zip (many uses for homewares and dressmaking)
  • Tab ended zip (for cushion covers and bags)
You will leave with samples and instructions for all three techniques and lots of confidence to put zips in all your future makes!

What you will learn:  

  • Use an invisible zip foot to insert an invisible (concealed) zip
  • Apply zip end tabs to insert a zip easily into a bag or cushion cover 
  • Quickly and simply fit a regular dress or skirt zip
What is included:
  • Use of all machines and equipment
  • Fabric and zips for sampling
  • Tea and biscuits

You will need to bring or buy from our shop:
Nothing, just yourself!

Suitable for: Level 3 (Improver)Level 4 (Beginner Dressmaker)

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