how to replace a broken pant-zipper


did you all enter in my giveaway?

Well here is a post overdue: how I replaced a broken zipper back in UFO finishing January.

DSCF6027the broken zipper

DSCF6040first I undid the seams at the sides 

DSCF6041IMG_0297 (copy) next the little part where it was fixed at the end

DSCF6042then just those short ends at the top, just 2 stitches before and after

DSCF6043and the broken zipper is out

DSCF6095next I placed the new zipper in the holes

DSCF6096 (copy)pinned the long side in place

DSCF6103and sewed and also sewed the short opening

DSCF6104then sewed the end

DSCF6105and cut the end of the zipper off

DSCF6106pinned the fly closed

DSCF6107the still open side of the zipper

DSCF6108placed the top in the little hole at the waistband

DSCF6109and pinned the side in placed

DSCF6110then sewed the waistband-hole closed and the side of the zipper by hand, with stitches you cant see from the right side.

I hope this was helpful for you! Let me know if you have any questions about this!

keep sewing and smiling

your TailorFairy


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