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How to repair a hole in a crochet dishcloth

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    • Collect the tools and materials you'll need.

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    • Identify any loose loops that may come undone if any yarn is pulled.

    • Put a safety pin through the loops, this will prevent the hole from getting any bigger.

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    • Pick one of the loose strands and tie the yarn to this strand.

    • Make three knots to ensure the knot will not come undone.

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    • Begin your first stitch by pushing the crochet hook through the stitch closest to the tied on yarn.

    • Next, wrap the yarn in front of the hook and pull it through the stitch making sure the hook catches the yarn.

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    • Continuing on your first stitch, wrap the yarn in front of the hook and pull it in the direction of the arrow through the loop wrapped around the crochet hook.

    • Move on to the next stitch where the orange arrow is pointing. Continue making stitches around the hole until there is a small opening.

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    • Once you have a small opening you will now close the hole. Using the same stitch used throughout the guide, make a stitch interlocking every other stitch.

    • The crochet hook should be moving in the direction the arrow is pointing.

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    • Continuing until the hole is completely closed.

    • Cut the yarn leaving about a 4 inch tail.

    • Pull the loop in the direction the arrow is pointing.

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    • Using the large threading needle, thread in all of the strands of yarn.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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