Thursday, November 12, 2009

How to Put a Zipper into a Bag?

Hi all, has anyone come across, or be willing to write, a good tutorial on how to make a bag with a zipper in the top? I've been making a lot of bags lately, and I would love to take them to the next step with a zipper, but I don't know how.



  1. I'll send a link in an email to you since URLS in a comment section take up so much room.

    One main thing I advise is to insert the zipper before pieces are assembled. It's nearly impossible to sew them in after the bag is constructed.

  2. Try this -

  3. Hi! May be this tutorial from Mai could help?

    Best wishes,

  4. Oh those are cute little zippered bags! I think I could definitely do this - I even have a theory as to how I could work that into the purse pattern I currently use... hmmmm

  5. So glad to see that the tutorial worked for you. I tried to comment on today's post, but the Post box would not load. Hope to see more little purses!