To create piping, first measure around the cording and add seam allowances to that measurement. May have to though! Like your scotch tape method!
At the corners, clip the seam allowances of the piping. Project Install a Separating Zipper.
Your zipper foot may look slightly different from the one shown here. Craft Felt or Felt by the Yard. If you purchase something through the link, I may receive a small commission at no extra charge to you. Follow your sewing machine manual for your recommended Zipper Foot settings. If you were given or purchased a used machine and it did not come with a zipper foot, it should be easy to find one that matches your particular machine.
Thank you for sharing. Online Class Mastering Construction: Comments Dear Leslie I would like to know why you like your Bernina sewing machine. I am a seasoned sewing since I was a kid many moons ago. Zipper Foot Know-How Ready to do more with your zipper foot? A kid with autism does really well with puppets. Clip and remove the basting threads.
Can you help? Image the possibilities! Align the foot with the zipper.