Zipper Cuffs

Add a large brightly colored button
Add a large brightly colored button

Zipper Cuffs are quick and easy to create.  If you have a 7″ zipper, cute button and a needle and thread– you have everything you need to make this stylish zipper cuff  that is fun to wear or give to a friend.

Coats Fashion zippers give you many options to choose from when making zipper cuffs.  There are chevron and tile prints.  Animal prints include zebra, giraffe,  neon pink and neon green leopard and sophisticated snow leopard. For a lacy feminine  look, create a zipper cuff with Coats Cutwork Zipper.

Zipper-Fan

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Coats Fashion Zipper, 7″
  • Colored or Jeweled Buttons, at least one
  • Dual Duty XP (TM) all-purpose thread
  • Scissors
  • Hand sewing needle

    Add a cluster of buttons in contrasting colors
    Add a cluster of buttons in contrasting colors

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Using all-purpose thread, tack by taking a few hand stitches in place, the open ends together, 1/2″ below the bottom stop.
  2. Thread the hand sewing needle and knot the end of the thread. Sew a large decorative button to the bottom end of the zipper.
  3. On the end of the zipper with the zipper pull, bar tack the ends of the tape together as in step 1.
  4. Add buttons to cuff as desired.
  5. To wear the cuff, unzip 2”, wrap around wrist and slip over button. Zip to secure.

    Jeweled buttons add glam. Sew a smaller one to the zipper pull.
    Jeweled buttons add glam. Sew a smaller one to the zipper pull.

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