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Introduction

Do you have any ripped khaki pants that you do not wear anymore? Well here is a guide that will give you a solution of a way to repair your pants and put them back on your waist.

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  1. Examine the damaged area.
    • Examine the damaged area.

    • Make sure to clean all the debris from the tear.

  2. Flip your pants inside out.
    • Flip your pants inside out.

  3. Pinch hole together.
    • Pinch hole together.

    • Make sure there is no gaps showing.

  4. Pin needle and thread through pants.
    • Pin needle and thread through pants.

    • Use more thread than needed so you will have enough.

    • Make sure your hand is not directly behind the needle where you are poking. This will prevent you from pricking yourself.

  5. Pull needle and thread through pants  until there is only 2 inches of thread left. Tie a knot at the end of the remaining 2 inches.
    • Pull needle and thread through pants until there is only 2 inches of thread left.

    • Tie a knot at the end of the remaining 2 inches.

    • It can be any measurement, but 2 inches makes it easier to tie a knot without wasting too much thread.

  6. Take the needle and pin it through right next to the previous spot. Pull all the way through until thread is tight.
    • Take the needle and pin it through right next to the previous spot.

    • Pull all the way through until thread is tight.

    • Repeat this process until you reach the end of the hole.

  7. Wrap the thread three times around the needle.
    • Wrap the thread three times around the needle.

    • Pull the needle until the thread is tight.

    • This will tie a knot at the end.

  8. Take the scissors and cut the excess string remaining.
    • Take the scissors and cut the excess string remaining.

  9. Now put your khaki pants on because they are now wearable again and practically new!
    • Now put your khaki pants on because they are now wearable again and practically new!

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