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Can I get a zipper foot? I can't find mine.My machine is about 16 years old.

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You can usually find replacement presser feet for your machine. Look for sewing machine parts online (see link). Your machine may even take a common presser foot that fits multiple machines. The important part is making sure the shank is the right shape and height to fit your machine.
http://www.sewingpartsonline.com/sewing-machine-presser-feet.aspx

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Contact the manufacturer of your sewing machine on their website. Look for Support. Give them the model number and serial number of your machine and they should be able to help you.

Or try searching eBay for your make and model number of sewing machine add +zipper to the search term and it should bring up anything with zipper in the description.

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