How to Repair a Zipper With Two Sliders

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A lot of people have been emailing me lately asking how to fix a broken double zipper and if the FixnZip will work on that type of a zipper. First off, a double zipper has two sliders on the same zipper track that can open the zipper from either end. You can find a double… Read more »

How to Repair Zippers That Separate or Come Undone

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I have a favorite hoodie. It’s comfortable, all lined in fleece, and has an embroidered logo of my favorite NFL team. I wear that thing constantly during football season and through the winter until the weather warms up. Out of nowhere, the zipper stopped working. The teeth would separate as soon as I’d zip it… Read more »

Duffel Bag Zipper Repair

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One of my favorite getaways is heading out to the Oregon Coast for the weekend. I was throwing clothes into my duffel bag for one such weekend when I realized the zipper had broken. It might sound silly, but this little duffel was the perfect size to hold everything I’d need for a few days…. Read more »

Jacket Zipper Repair

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We all have a favorite jacket, hoodie, or fleece. The one that fits like a glove or provides just the right amount of warmth or has a hood that actually shields your face from the rain. The coat your hand automatically reaches for on your way out the door. You’re probably imagining it now, feeling… Read more »

Zipper Repair For Your Boat

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Replacement Zipper Slider on a Boat

If you’re an avid boater, then you know that boats have zippers everywhere. You’ll find zippers on the bridge enclosure, the boat cover, seat cushions, life jackets, and even non-boat-specific items like duffel and gear bags or your fishing vest. It’s a pain to have a zipper break on a gear bag or vest, but… Read more »

Wetsuit Zipper Repair

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Fix the broken zipper on a wetsuit

There’s nothing more frustrating than having a day on the water ruined by a broken zipper on your wetsuit. But before you throw away your old wetsuit, or spend a lot of money getting a wetsuit zipper repair check out our guide for replacing the broken zipper slider on a wetsuit for under $10. Signs… Read more »

Fix the Broken Zipper on Your Pants

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Let me begin by saying that I hate to shop for pants. It seems like a miracle when I can actually find a pair that fit right AND are on sale. So you can imagine my frustration when the zipper on my semi-new golf shorts broke (kind of like that time I had a broken… Read more »

Tent Zipper Repair

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There must be a broken tent zipper epidemic going on, because the majority of the phone calls I’ve received this week are from people who need to repair a broken zipper on a tent. Actually, it probably has more to do with the fact that spring is here and people are digging their camping gear… Read more »

FixnZip Awards & Reviews

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We’re very excited about all the positive feedback we’ve been getting since the launch of the FixnZip™, and we wanted to take a moment to share it with you. From blog reviews to awards at tradeshows, and even a feature in a recently published book, people seem to be happy with the product. But why… Read more »

Sleeping Bag Zipper Repair

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Sleeping Bag Zipper Repair

It’s October, and the weather has officially transitioned to fall here in Portland, OR. We’ve been getting beautiful sunny days here in the Northwest, but the nights have been getting noticeably colder. It’s the time of year when I actually zip up my sleeping bag when I go camping, which brings me to the topic… Read more »