Added Nov 13, 2010
San Francisco Ba...
Place the zipper in position and mark the spot on the fabric where the metal stopper at the end of the zipper is. Sew a baste stitch along the seam at 5/8" where the zipper will be. When you get to the mark, secure the thread with a backstitch and continue down the rest of the seam with a regular sitch at 5/8" seam allowance (or what the pattern calls for).
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