How to mend a sock

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I know that this may come as a shock to many, but you can actually mend your sock instead of throwing it in the trash if you happen to make a hole in it. It takes 3 minutes tops and you only need basic sewing tools.

  So, let’s see how this is done.

First, gather your materials. You will need one needle and matching thread. Long list, don’t I know it!

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Depending on the size of the sock, you can choose between the two methods in the below photos to hold your sock.mend socksmend socks

Thread your needle and knot the end.

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Follow the steps in the video to sew the hole.

You’re done!

I know many people don’t mend their clothing and just threw them in the trash if they see a hole no matter the size of it. Truth be told sometimes it is cheaper to buy something new that take the time to mend it. But cheaper is not always the way to go…

Do you know how to mend your socks?

Do you do it or do you just buy a new pair?

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