Repaired Things

September 11, 2011, 10:28 am
Filed under: metal, wood | Tags: , ,

These guys are the heads of my salad serving utensils.

The wood of the fork started splitting, so I wrapped it with wire to mimic their necklaces.

This was several months ago, but it seems to be holding up pretty well.

Repaired Elbow
December 8, 2010, 9:11 pm
Filed under: organic material | Tags: , ,

“I split open my elbow today after I took a spill. It wasn’t that big of a cut, just deep. Since it was on the joint, I needed to close it up. I gave myself a few stitches with some fine fishing line-ish thread I had.  My bandage is printed to look like toast.” — Eric Clausen

Here’s an Instructable on the subject.


July 14, 2009, 4:11 pm
Filed under: fabric | Tags: ,

“This is one of my favorite sweaters. One day it just split across the back. I thought about buying another one, but decided to sew it up instead.” – Daniella Lekach