Zips. What’s the difference

So, a zips a zip right.

Well, not quite.  Before we get into the nitty gritty of the how-tos lets take a look at the type of zips we might come across.

Zips can cover all sorts of uses, from your standard skirt zip to the heavy duty bag or coat zip.  Some have molded plastic or cut  metal teeth and a lot of the zips used for fashion garments are made of a continuous plastic coil. Weight and size can differ depending on the job they’re being asked to do. They all have their own use and place in the zip world.  

The anatomy of a zip.

Anatomy of a zip, all the details