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And here it is from the right side. See, you really can do it without a specialty foot! I was so glad to have figured this out because invisible zippers were one of those things I thought I just couldn't do. If you would like a more detailed version of this tutorial, here is the link: http://artandneedlework.blogspot.com/2012/01/12012-tutorial-how-to-insert-invisible.html

And if you wanted to check out more of my tutorials, visit this page: http://artandneedlework.blogspot.com/p/my-crafting-tutorials.html

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    Mar 9, 2013, 01.07 PMby ahorvath

    I made my first perfect invisible zip using this technique!! So far all the ‘helpful hints’ I have read (including the Burda magazine) were vert complicated and required a special foot – which I don’t have… I think what made a big difference is ironing the zipper so that coil is flat – what a simple and brilliant idea!! I can’t thank you enough for that! Very very helpful and makes sewing invisible zippers a stroll in the park!

    Thank you again! Andrea

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      Mar 10, 2013, 11.03 PMby Rebekah Fox

      You’re very welcome, Andrea! So happy to hear that I helped you in your sewing.

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    Apr 10, 2012, 09.29 AMby anom

    This is very helpful..Thank you.

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