Afghan Ersari Re-weave . . .
Re-weaves are always a complex and time consuming form of rug repair.
First of all the rug has to be washed so that the colours can be accurately matched. The hole then has to be squared-off, and replacement warps and wefts are inserted into the void.
Then finally, the missing pattern is reconstructed knot-by-knot.
Below there is before and after rug repair images: