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Zipper Clinic

  • Bolt Neighborhood Fabric Boutique 4636 Northeast 42nd Avenue, Ste C Portland, OR, 97218 United States (map)

$54 + $6 materials fee

This 3 hour clinic will help you gain confidence and overcome any intimidation you feel around zippers. Students will have the chance to practice three ways to put in a zipper:

  • A traditional lapped zipper

  • A fly front zipper for pants

  • An invisible zipper

Instructor Marla Kazell, local custom dressmaker and teacher with 35+ years experience, will teach simple tips and techniques for getting zippers in correctly the first time. Students will learn which tools and notions make putting in zippers easier. Students will leave class with samples of each type of zipper. Conquer your fears and become a zipper pro!

Ticket price includes all the materials and supplies that will be used in class.

** Please note that classes are subject to cancellation due to low enrollment. Learn more about this and all our policies here.

Earlier Event: July 9
Open Sew
Later Event: July 16
Open Sew