1. mend (knitted material or a hole in this) by weaving yarn across the hole with a needle.
1. a place in a garment that has been darned.
... I darn and am looking for holes in people’s clothes and the stories that accompany them; repairing these holes and returning the mended garments. It is a way to briefly make contact with strangers. I am interested in the spaces the body occupies, the tenderness of touch and the ways in which we go about day to day life.Hope's sweater, 1951.
Discovered thanks to Selvedge.