DIY: Repair your rain jacket

Easy to follow steps for waterproofing and revitalizing your rain jacket.

If you are like me I hate to give up technical apparel just because it a bit worn. I have a Patagonia Rain Jacket that is near and dear to my heart. Its keep me warm and dry on many adventures.

The laminate has begun to wear off in areas. In this video I show how to waterproof and repair using UV waterproofing gel, and waterproofing solution.


1. Wash jacket
2. Damp dry
3. Apply waterproof spray
4. Tumble dry jacket low heat
5. Gently rub off tattered laminate
6. Apply UV waterproof gel using putty knife
7. Cure UV with UV light
8. Go outdoors and explore

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