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TUE-FRI: 10-6 | SAT: 10-5

Zip It Up! With Catherine Petrosino

Take the fear out of sewing zippers by learning the proper techniques required to insert a zipper into your garment or accessory. In this class you will learn the basics for inserting a regular coiled zipper in various styles and an invisible zipper, which you will practice sewing using cotton fabric. Then you will show off your new skill set by sewing a small zippered pouch. Sewing experience is required. If you need a machine for class, please let us know in advance.


Materials needed for class:

1/4 yard of cotton fabric cut into the following dimensions:

4 pieces - 9”h x 5”w

4 pieces - 6”h x 5”w 

Spool of thread

1 - 9” invisible zipper

2 - 7” #3 nylon coil non-separating zippers

Zipper foot (usually comes with your machine)

Invisible zipper foot (can be purchased at Sew Right in advance)

Hand sewing needle


For the pouch:

1/2 yard of cotton canvas or denim fabric cut as follows:

1piece- 17” h x 12”w

1 - 11” nylon coiled non-separating zipper

Zip It Up! With Catherine Petrosino

$ 90.00
Sat, Jul 31, 2021 at 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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