Patches are commonplace on jeans and play wear, but on suits? You bet!
They are functional , fashionable and easy to apply. Many fabrics will do well with a simple bonding material to hold the patch in place; however, the best method to assure they are secure is to sew them on. This is where your hand sewing skills become quite handy.
Gather a few supplies, and follow a few easy steps below (captioned pictures) to save your favorite sweaters, suit jackets, shirts and coats.
Do you have tips on application of elbow patches? What's your favorite stitch to hold them? Whatever threads you are saving with patches, I wish your project to be successful and filled with inspiration, today and always!