Use the darning needle to stitch up the hole. Then weave the yarn across to the other side and do the same to close up the last hole. Voila! A nice neat underarm seam has been completed!
How do you fix a hole in the armpit of a sweater?
Simple sweater mend: under arm hole
- Pin the underarm seam. Turn the sweater inside out. …
- Sew a new seam. Start on top of the original seam a little before the hole, curve around the hole and end on top of the original seam a little beyond the hole.
- That’s it, you’re done!
Can you fix a hole in a knit sweater?
If you normally take your knits to a tailor to fix small holes or loose buttons, it’s time to mend your ways. … With some basic stitchery, you can darn a hole, replace a button, reinforce a buttonhole, or fix a pulled thread.