How to Reinforce Pant Knees

Guys, I don’t know about you, but pants in this house are practically one-use-only items
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It takes less than a week for my oldest to blow out his jeans’ knees. It drives me up a wall. I have to patch his pants on a continual basis.

Well, not anymore.

I found a genius tip from The Frugal Girls on how to reinforce pant knees without sewing! I am off to pick up supplies tonight.

Full tutorial at The Frugal Girls


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