VIDEO: Part 11 – Inserting an Invisible Zipper

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Part Eleven of the Fifteen Part series about making your own Little Black Dress with Angela Wolf!
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This episode is all about Inserting an Invisible Zipper!

Machine used: PQ1500SLPRW
In this episode, Angela discusses the process of inserting an invisible zipper including:
  • Buying the right length zipper
  • Adding Fusible Interfacing
  • Pressing your zipper open
  • Using an Invisible zipper foot
  • Using an Adjustable zipper foot
  • Starting point for zipper
  • Marking your zipper placement
  • Making sure you don't twist your zipper
  • Trimming and covering the bottom of your invisible zipper

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[youtube id="1Kw8YQsr8fs"] Over the next 4 weeks, Angela will continue to help us on our journey, building our Little Black Dress making skills including tips and discussions of hems, back vents, sleeves and more! Stop by next Tuesday for the next chapter! Have you made anything with tips or techniques from this Little Black Dress series? Be sure to tag us on Facebook
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at #StitchingSewcial and @BrotherSews so we can see what you've been up to! We love hearing from you, so don't hesitate to leave a comment! This originally broadcast as part of Series 600 of It's Sew Easy TV.
Stop by their website for more on this full season of It's Sew Easy TV.

Have you missed any episodes?

Episode 1 - Fabric Choices, Silhouettes, Darts
Episode 2 - Notions, French Seams & Pressing
Episode 3 - Three Seam Finishes
Episode 4 - All About Princess Seams
Episode 5 – Altering the Neckline
Episode 6 - Pockets - Bonus Segment
Episode 7 - Scooped Necklines & Easing Curves
Episode 8 - Using Your Lining as a Facing
Episode 9 - Necklines, Collars & Bias Tape
Episode 10 - Attaching Your Bodice
Episode 12 - Adding Sleeves to a Dress
Episode 13 - Attaching Lining at Armhole – Bonus Segment
Episode 14 - Finishing the Back Vent
Episode 15 - Hemming Your Dress
  • Brother is a proud sponsor of It's Sew Easy TV.

  • Angela Wolf is a Brother Brand Advocate and Paid Consultant.

  • The invisible zipper used is a Coats and Clark product and Brother International Corporation makes no representations or warranties regarding such product.

  • The Rowenta iron is a Rowenta product and Brother International Corporation makes no representations or warranties regarding such product.

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