Glimmer and snag. Beauty and bite. Curves fringed with thousands of teeth.
I found the zips in op shops — leftovers of a thousand sewing projects.
To the right: the remains of 477 zips made into zip bags over the years.
- First made 2001
- Made of wool with a cotton lining. One internal pocket. Fastens with a zip.
- 200h x 270w x 120d
- Held in the collection of Te Papa Tongarewa and the Otago Museum. Featured in Rosemary McLeod, Thrift to Fantasy (Random House 2005)