Sewing Techniques - Zippers

One workshop for total of 3 hours

Learn how to insert various zipper styles into your sewing & crafting projects.

Beginner sewists know that zippers aren't always easy - installing zips can be an intimidating part of the garment construction process. Tackle this essential closure with ease in our zipper dedicated construction techniques workshop!

A well-executed zipper insertion gives any project a clean professional look. Learn all about various zip footers, and understand how to do the proper prep necessary for zipper openings, positioning & ironing stablilizers, along with some helpful tips regardless of the type of zipper or insertion method you choose. Apply these zippers to a variety of garments, including those with linings and facings. Zip it good!

Dates & Time:

  1. JAN 9th SAT 2.30PM - 5.30PM
  2. FEB 27th SAT 10AM - 1.30PM

We cover these zipper types:

  • Conventional Zipper
  • Railroad/Centered Zipper
  • Lapped Seam Zipper
  • Exposed Zipper

Start to build your sewing construction technique reference book. This class is part of a sewing technique series and you may take any of the construction series that you wish. All supplies included in cost of class.

Each sewing techniques workshops is $90 or book the complete 3 session course for $240.

  • Single workshop $90
  • Set of 2 workshops $165
  • Set of 3 workshops $240

Individual & group workshops are available to book on request, please enquire. We also offer workshops not listed & can tailor them to suit your needs.

What You’ll Learn

  • Different Zipper Types & Footer uses

  • How to prepare your fabric before sewing your zipper

  • How to position your zipper accurately on your garment

  • Install zips using zipper foot and edge-stitching techniques

Event Timeline
Sat Jan 9, 2016
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM SGT
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Sewing Techniques - Zippers $90.00
Set of 2 Workshops $165.00
Set of 3 Workshops $240.00

On sale until Jan 8, 2016, 12:00:00 PM

Venue Address
195 Pearl's Hill Terrace Singapore
(5 min walk) From Chinatown MRT Station take Exit C, walk through People’s Park Hawker Centre towards the back until you see a multi-storey carpark behind. Just next to the gantry is a flight of sheltered stairs leading to the building.
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