How To Sew A Hole On A Pants Leg By Hand Without A Patch?

How to Sew a Hole in Jeans

Trim away the excess thread around the edges of the hole to make it easier to sew the hole closed and reduce the visibility of the seam.
Measure across the hole and add 1 inch (2.5cm) to each measurement to ensure you have 0.5 inches (1.3cm) of fabric going past the edge of the hole. Use a serger or pinking shears to sew around the edges of the patch so it doesn’t fray. If you want the patch to be hard to see, use denim that’s just a little lighter than the jeans.

How can I fix a hole in my pants without a patch?

Hand sewing is the simplest way to mend a clean tear where no actual fabric has been lost. First, iron fabric mending tape under the damaged area, then sew an overcast stitch over the rip’s edges with thread that matches your torn jeans.

How do I keep my inner thighs from wearing out in my pants?

Men find that wearing boxers keeps their jeans longer; women find the same. Denim patches applied to the inside of the jeans at the inner thighs before wearing will protect that area and reduce the chances of your jeans blowing out.

What is darning stitch?

Pattern darning is a type of embroidery that uses parallel rows of straight stitches of various lengths to create a geometric design. Darning is a sewing technique for repairing holes or worn areas in fabric or knitting using only a needle and thread.

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