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Use your fingers to push out the corner--it will lie flat in the end. Press flat. To finish the rest of the seam, close the zipper and place the seam right sides together. Pull the unsewn ends of the zipper out of the way. Use a zipper foot to start as close to the stitches as possible and sew straight down the rest of the seam. You can also sew the edges of the zipper tape to the seam allowances--it makes for easier zipping and unzipping of your garment (sorry, I don't have a picture of this).

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    Sep 3, 2011, 11.53 AMby Kasiorist

    that looks very neat! I came to a similar idea some time ago but must have done something wrong because it didn’t look as pretty!

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      Sep 3, 2011, 06.40 PMby dnembhard

      To be honest, I was kind of impressed myself when it turned out!!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 11.28 PMby passthepins

    Great post. Thanks.

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    Jul 22, 2011, 04.52 PMby dnembhard

    Thanks and let me know how it turns out!!

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    Jul 21, 2011, 06.56 PMby Margit Klade

    Thank You for this post. I’m gonna use it tomorrow on my new dress!

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