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How To Repair A Rip In Chiffon Fabric

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  1. How To Repair A Rip In Chiffon Fabric, How To Repair A Rip In Chiffon Fabric: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Locate the rip in the fabric.

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    • Trim off any fraying at the tear.

    • Fold the fabric in half at the tear and cut off the fraying. This makes it easier to clip the smaller frayed fibers as well.

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    • Fold the fabric in half at the rip so that the raw edges are right side together.

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    • Find a permanent fabric adhesive.

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    • Carefully apply the adhesive to the raw edges.

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    • Keep the edges together until almost dry.

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    • Then lay the cloth flat and push the edges together to make sure the ends stay together.

    • Let the adhesive dry completely.

    • At this point, if your tear/repair is large, you can find a patch that can cover the repair and glue it on.

    • Avoid ironing on the patch. This may cause even more damage to fabric as this material is already very delicate.

Conclusion

Now the damage done to your fabric should be contained and the material should be restored to working order. Hope this helped!

Manasa Dintakurthi

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