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Use this guide to mend a hole in a cotton blanket rather than throwing it out. You can save money and help the environment by reusing your blanket. Note that this guide uses a cotton blanket thus, the sewing process is different than a thick and fuzzy blanket. This guide will go over the tools needed to repair a cotton blanket. This is a simple guide for people with little or no sewing experience.

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  1. Find the hole in the blanket
    • Find the hole in the blanket

  2. Put the needle through the blanket, right below the hole picking up just a little bit of the fabric and do not pull the thread all the way through.
    • Put the needle through the blanket, right below the hole picking up just a little bit of the fabric and do not pull the thread all the way through.

  3. Repeat step 2 about 2 more times by inserting the needle through the same hole Repeat step 2 about 2 more times by inserting the needle through the same hole
    • Repeat step 2 about 2 more times by inserting the needle through the same hole

  4. On the last you pull, do not pull all the way for it creates a loop. Put your needle through the loop, pull the thread all the way and this creates a secure knot.
    • On the last you pull, do not pull all the way for it creates a loop. Put your needle through the loop, pull the thread all the way and this creates a secure knot.

  5. Pick one side of the hole and go through to the other side while picking up fabric from the other side and pull our thread through all the way. Pick one side of the hole and go through to the other side while picking up fabric from the other side and pull our thread through all the way. Pick one side of the hole and go through to the other side while picking up fabric from the other side and pull our thread through all the way.
    • Pick one side of the hole and go through to the other side while picking up fabric from the other side and pull our thread through all the way.

  6. Repeat step 5 going in an upward direction until you have reached the top of the hole.
    • Repeat step 5 going in an upward direction until you have reached the top of the hole.

  7. The last thread you pull through, do not pull all the way but instead put your need through the loop it creates and create a secure knot. Repeat this step about 2-3 more times threading through the same hole to create an extra secure knot.
    • The last thread you pull through, do not pull all the way but instead put your need through the loop it creates and create a secure knot. Repeat this step about 2-3 more times threading through the same hole to create an extra secure knot.

  8. Snip off the thread and make sure the hole has been mended. You can clean it up by trimming any loose fabric.
    • Snip off the thread and make sure the hole has been mended. You can clean it up by trimming any loose fabric.

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