Advice 1: How to sew a hole

You put on your favorite jeans and see that they are torn, though in the most conspicuous place. Now what to do with them? Is there no way to fix it?
How to sew a hole
You will need
  • denim fabric in the same shade or dense fabric of the same structure and colour, a sewing machine, thread, needle.
Instruction
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On the section of jeans that you want to stitch, mark the site of the future patches. Make pattern of the patch, transfer it to the fabric and carefully cut out. The finished patch is sewn on all edges. You can do this by hand or on the sewing machine using the stitch-zigzag.
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Now apply the patch face to the inside of the jeans, secure with pins and baste. To sew the patch better on the sewing machine with a thin zigzag the edge of the wrap..
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Now remove the jeans on the front side. Most often jeans with holes in the form of abrasions or just burst the fabric in a few places. The patch fixes the damaged area, but the holes if they are small, don't patch. On the front side small holes fix on patch with machine stitching back and forth, or zigzag, whatever you like.
How to sew a hole
Useful advice
Patch in a visible place can be made from fabric of a different color, she also served as a decor element.

Advice 2: How to learn to sew

Has broken his clothes can be referred for repair in the workshop or just throw it away. However, before you try to put it in order yourself. Small holes and cuts are eliminated quickly and quietly. Only need to purchase a device for darning, suitable needle and thread and learn some simple sewing techniques.
How to learn to sew
You will need
  • - yarn for darning;
  • - fine synthetic thread;
  • - needle for sewing;
  • - embroidery needle;
  • - mushroom for darning;
  • - small sharp scissors.
Instruction
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Get a basic sewing kit. You will need a set of threads of different thickness and structure, needles, a wooden mushroom for darning, which can be replaced with a light bulb or a special device for darning with mounted lights.
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This files most often have to sew socks, tights, stockings and other casual knitwear. Finding a hole in the sock, pick up yarn for mending – they are more voluminous and soft. Choose the right color, turn the sock inside out, stretch it on a wooden mushroom or light bulb and start mending.
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For starters, trim with sharp scissors sticking thread. Walk the seam "forward a needle" on the perimeter of the hole, retreating from the edges of 2-3 mm. Slightly pull the thread, preobra fabric. Secure the seam, a few small stitches. Make parallel stitches from one end of the hole to the other so that the thread passed through the hole.
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Start small darning stitches, grabbing the edge of the fabric and laid threads. Take needle from one end of the needle to the other and back. So how sew rows, placing one row of stitches on top of each other. Make sure that the density of the darning did not exceed the thickness of the fabric itself. Do not close the seam, the stitches must lie freely.
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Tights and stockings are sewn differently. Choose thin synthetic thread in the color of the canvas. Straighten damaged stocking darning mushroom, find a flat loop, pick up her needle and secure with several small stitches. Do this with all the detected loops. If this is not done, a hole, or "arrow" will increase.
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The small holes you can simply pull, making several tight stitches through the hole. Then lock the seam by making several small stitches in one place and tying the string knot.
"Arrow" close, laying small slanting stitches through it and pulling the thread. Do not pull too hard, the seam should not pucker and gather in folds.
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Similarly, you can sew and knit – a scarf, mittens or sweater. For chunky knit will need a thick thread and matching needle with blunt tip (e.g., embroidery). Great choice – the thread of which is connected to the product.
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Sewing up the cuts on the fabric, use another method. Straighten the damaged area, pass the needle thread of the appropriate color and make a cut along a row of small stitches seam "forward needle". This way you will lock the edge of the fabric and prevent it shedding.
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As you work with the wrong side of things from time to time inspect the front side, checking how it will look like a seam. Make happy small stitches perpendicular to the cut, not pulling the fabric. Stitches lay parallel to each other. Secure the seam and iron it with the iron. If the thread is chosen correctly, the seam will be almost invisible.

Advice 3: How to sew a hole in jeans

Scuffs and holes in jeans are good under certain conditions, if the trend of the season. In all other cases, holes in jeans is inappropriate carelessness. Especially if they appeared on the cloth between the legs as a result of constant friction. However, to throw out these jeans too early, they can be restored.
How to sew a hole in jeans
You will need
  • Pieces of denim for the patch, thread, needle, sewing machine or serger
Instruction
1
Way in the house pieces of denim that could remain after you shortened jeans. And, perhaps, in your closet are some old jeans that you once also did not want to throw away. Now it's their time – they can be useful for patches (unless, of course, texture and color are similar to the jeans).
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Lay the jeans on the table so that the hole was visible, and mark the outline with a size slightly larger than the hole (with chalk or in the eye). From a piece of denim, cut a patch in accordance with the agreed size and sewn it by hand or on the sewing machine.
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Apply the patch face to the wrong side of the jeans in place holes. That is, the through holes should be visible to the front side of the patch. Fix the patch. For this pristrochite it by hand using large stitches. Version: how patch jeans needles.
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Now that the patch fixed, unable to proceed to its lasting re-attachment. On the sewing machine and the overlock machine (stitch zig-zag) sew a patch on jeans. Jeans at this stage needs to be turned inside out, i.e. the front side at the bottom, and in front of your eyes – wrong side of the pants and the underside of the patch.
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Remove the jeans. After the patch tightly sewn middle line (or a line forward and back) prostraciya areas where the edges of the hole converge with the patch. That is sew the patch to the edges of the holes from the front side of the jeans.
Useful advice
If the hole are frayed places, threatening here in a tear, cut a patch of such size that it "captured" in this area too. And after the restored hole (i.e., its edges firmly tutu is to the patch), walk the line "back and forth" on these dilapidated areas. Then, your favorite jeans will last you even longer.

Advice 4: How to sew a jacket

If broken favorite jacket, do not hurry to part with it or carry it in the Studio. Having minimal skills of working with fabric, you could cope with the problem.
How to sew a jacket
You will need
  • 1. the needle and thread to match the fabric;
  • 2. web for bonding fabric (available at sewing stores), iron, gauze, a sheet of paper.
Instruction
1
Well look at the tear on the jacket. If the hole is deep and damaged the lining, sew the start with her. Take threads of any color, thin needle and carefully sew the hole frequent overlock seam. Blanket stitch is necessary because the lining fabric is usually very thin and easily shed. To prevent further tearing, the fabric better handle on all sides.
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Inspect the hole from the front side of the jacket. If there was a gap in the seam, then take the thread to match the fabric and a thin needle. It is very important to choose a thread as close in color to the tone of the jacket. Carefully sew the hole on the seam of machine stitching. This can be done by hand or on the sewing machine.
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If the break occurred not at the seam, the situation is more complicated. Gently treat a hole - cut fringe, smooth. Take a piece of a spider web for bonding fabric equal in length to the length of the holes. Put it under the hole on the reverse side, flatten with your fingers to avoid bubbles. Put a piece of wet gauze and a piece of paper. Swipe the tear with a hot iron. Then remove the cheesecloth and paper. Inspect the hole. If necessary, slide the iron through cheesecloth again. As a result, holes will not be over, just a neat shovchik, almost not visible to the eye.
Useful advice
Be careful when working with iron. Spend them only on the places where the gauze, otherwise you may melt the fabric of the jacket.

Advice 5: How to sew up the hole

Holes in clothing, especially children's, appear with enviable regularity. The art of invisible mending, which will save and favorite dress and baby socks owns not every hostess. But nothing is impossible – a little bit of patience and the thing cooked to release, will last a very long time.
How to sew up the hole
Instruction
1
The direct gap at the thin fabric up from the wrong side, placing the fabric on a hard smooth surface. First, walk the seam "forward needle" sticking out and cut the strings. Then sew the tear with small stitches. Amperite seam through cheesecloth.
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Jersey fabric darn special "knitted stitch". The seam was invisible, pick up thread, which fully complies with the tissue. Ideally, if possible, to pull a thread from the edge of the product, such as the seam or sew the bottom.
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If the knitted fabric is lowered loop, then use a special needle-petiolulate. To repair things knit use the hook. Lifting loops, follow pattern – try to repeat it. Latest loop clip on the wrong side of a few stitches.
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Corduroy up from the inside, then gently spread the pile. Did the same with velvet and other fabrics with a NAP. To reinforce the seam from the inside priutyuzhte piece of fabric.
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Fabric type tweed suture thread out of the seam. Try to repeat the original weave of the fabric, it will make mending virtually invisible. This method is suitable for all dense heavy fabrics.
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For darning socks use a special fungus. Firmly pull the product up and across the hole frequent stitches, grabbing some tissue to 3 mm. darn that Little hole as well as conventional fabric.
Useful advice
1. Not every hole can be darned. Carefully inspect the thing – it's possible save the situation embroidery, decal or lace trim.
2. Leather and suede things sewing impossible. Pituita from the inside a piece of nonwoven for leather or stick a piece of cloth, bringing the cut edges back to back. If the edges are not touching, then connected a piece of suitable leather.
3. If urgently needed to fix the hole, then use the adhesive plaster or tape, gluing it from the inside. This emergency aid will help disperse the tear, and make subsequent repairs easier.
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