5 Steps to Creating a Custom Zipper for LeatherWork


Have you ever wanted to create a custom sized zipper for a leatherworking project that you've been working on?

Maybe you were making your own leather zipper pouch or dopp kit or a leather purse or handbag with a zipper closure. 

Creating your own custom sized zipper can save you a lot of time that would otherwise be spent hunting for the right sized zipper. 

Using a custom zipper can also save you money because purchasing a roll of zipper tape instead of individual zippers is cheaper if you’re going to be using zippers in a lot of your leatherwork.

Using zippers in your leatherwork doesn’t have to be intimidating.

In just 5 steps i’ll show you how you can create your custom sized zipper for any of your traditional leatherwork projects.

Watch the video below to see how you can create your own customer zipper in just 5 easy steps. 


If you’d like a step by step guide for how to do this, including what materials you need and step by step directions for creating your custom sized zipper, download the free 5 steps to a customer zipper worksheet.

Once you've created your own zipper,post a photo of your work in the Leather Tamers Facebook group so we can congratulate you on your achievement.