Zips seem to challenge even the more confident dressmakers, there is no doubt patience and practise is needed to gain the skills required to sew a PERFECT ZIP. In this class we will guide you through the different types of zips and choosing the right one for specific projects and fabrics. You will learn the skills required to sew a regular zip and an invisible zip. Including the specific foot attachments required and used in making clothes, accessories and soft furnishings.
Our experts will give you hot tips and techniques to achieve better and professional results.
Skill Level Suitable for those who have basic sewing experience and have made at least 2/3 items not absolute beginners
- Adventurous Beginner
- Confident Beginner
What you learn:
- Insertion of standard and invisible/ zips
- Information on Couture/hand finishing techniques
- Using different types of zipper feet
- Top tips to make a professional finish
What you make: Samples of all variations
We Provide: All materials
Time: 2.5 hours