A two-way zip (two sliders for opening the zip from either the top or the bottom) can sometimes create a split zip where the teeth no longer align with each other. We’ll show you how to fix this in just a few easy steps.



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  • Carefully open the zip using the seam ripper.

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Guide the slider back onto the end of the zip.
  • Guide the slider back onto the end of the zip.

  • Pull the lower slider up a bit so that there’s an “opening” between the two sliders.

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  • With a small jerk, pull the upper zip slider downwards.

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