You might have noticed that there are lots of zippers and variations. Oftentimes, they’re broken down into décor zippers, craft, and apparel. However, there is a lot of overlap. Take note that just because zippers are labeled craft zippers, it does not mean that it cannot be used for apparels.
At the zipper’s bottom, you will find a stop, keeping sliders from going off the zippers. This can be either an open-end stop or closed end stop. An open end stop enables the zippers to be opened while keeping sliders on the zipper’s one end. If you are making jackets or sweatshirt, you would want an open-ended stop so the garment’s front can be opened. If you are making zipper pouches or box cushions, you might like closed end zippers.
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