The zipper turned out great, but one thing that I noticed is the new zipper isn't quite as long as the old one.
Projects, Sewing

Back to Basics – Replacing a Zipper

Zippers are great, but they can quickly become a pain if they lose teeth, start to split, or if the stops or insertion pin go missing. It doesn't mean you need to buy a replacement garment, you could just replace the zipper. This may seem like a really daunting job, however it's much easier than… Continue reading Back to Basics – Replacing a Zipper

Here's the assorted fabric remnants I have left over from a previous project.
Crafts, Projects, Sewing

Curtains Using Fabric Remnants

This project was about necessity and recycling items I already had. A friend needed a pair of drapes. I had fabric left over from a previous project. Match made in heaven… After measuring the window in need of dressing it was apparent that my plan was going to have some hiccups. The window was 40… Continue reading Curtains Using Fabric Remnants