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Lapped zip

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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Unisex
Style Classic
Gillian Marie on

What materials did you use? linen

Gillian Marie on

I think it looks great! Your lining application looks great too, and remember, its on the inside so no one sees it but you. An invisible zipper might have been cleaner for the lining, but all in all, this really does look fabulous! Beautiful lapped zipper on the outside!

04/28/2013 Flag

The only problem with invisible zippers is I find them difficult to zip up when they cross a seam, which this would have. They look better but don't always function as well. You did a nice job with your lapped zipper.

05/04/2013 Flag

Thanks all, hopefully I'll have time to complete another project soon. Practice makes perfect, so it's said!

05/10/2013 Flag

A professional looking job (in my opinion).

05/29/2013 Flag

Fantastic work!!! It looks beautiful

11/11/2013 Flag