Patching my husband’s jeans: second pair

What I did:


These jeans had holes — in the front, on the upper part of the legs.

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Before: hole in jeans

Before: hole in upper leg of jeans

Before: another view of hole in upper leg of jeans


I fixed the jeans by sewing on exterior patches with slightly contrasting denim fabric.

After: closeup of patched jeans

After: patch over upper leg hole of jeans

After: closer view of patch on upper leg of jeans