If you’re thinking of using my new service Darn It, have a little peek at some of the work that I’ve done beforehand, so that you can get some ideas on the sort of designs you might like! If none of these float your boat, that’s fine! Just let me know what sort of design you might like.
You could have more of an embroidered design, with certain elements making a feature of the holes:
For tears, you could have a simple line of stitching:
You could always mix a few different looks, like here – where I have mixed darning with lines of stitching: