Side zip

Explore the latest side zip clothing options to elevate your style. Discover trendy outfits that feature side zips and add a touch of uniqueness to your wardrobe.
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Have you ever noticed how vintage dress patterns usually have side zips instead of the back zips found in most modern patterns? A well-made vintage dress will almost always have a side lapped closure - and a metal zip, of course. I think there's something so sophisticated about a perfectly-executed side zipper. It adds that lovely authentic touch to your retro sewing projects. Here's how! Sew the left side seam of your dress, leaving an opening for your zipper (the opening is generally 14"…

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It’s competition time! Today we’re launching our Colour in Thirds sewing challenge✂️🧵 Sew any garment you like in this Japanese technical polyester (available in three colours - Indigo, Khaki and Black - swipe ⬅️), and you’ll be in the running to win AUD1000 cash. Second and third prizes will respectively win a $500 and $250 Tessuti gift voucher. Contest is open to both local and international entrants and closes at midnight AEST on Sunday 14th April 2019. Full competition details, including Sewing, Sewing Patterns, Dress Sewing Patterns, Fitted Sheets, Sewing Challenge, Tunic Tops, Sewing Elastic, Elastic Thread, Tunic Style Tops

Following on from our NEW invisible zipper tutorial, here’s how to attach your zipper to a facing with your sewing machine like a pro! NOTE: This tutorial is demonstrating a side invisible zipper (as used in our Chloe Pant and Libby A-line Skirt patterns)....

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