I am very crafty. I am also rather good with a sewing machine. I got a call from a guy friend who needed help with repairing a pair of vintage, disco, corduroy pants. The zipper was busted and there were some holes. Hmmm: a minor challenge with the zipper - the holes, no problemo. By minor challenge I mean, zippers are the end all be all of my existence. I do not get along with them when sewing them into clothing. If you are not this precise with what you are doing, bam! zipper doesn't work. Boo. Not really my style to be precise while sewing.
So I spent my Sunday night ripping out a vintage zipper and replacing it by hand.
But maaaaaason jarsssss for freeeeeeee!!!
Here's sort of what I have in mind for them: