"Mr Weasley took Harry's glasses, gave them a tap of his wand and returned them, good as new."
—Arthur Weasley repairing Harry Potter's spectacles[src]

Oculus Reparo is the incantation of a charm that repairs broken eyeglasses. It is a variant of the Mending Charm.


Arthur Weasley used this spell in Diagon Alley in 1992 to repair Harry Potter's spectacles after Harry broke them when tumbling out of the Floo Network connected to the fireplace in Borgin and Burkes respectively.[3]

Percy Weasley used this spell or a similar one on his own glasses during the final of the 1994 Quidditch World Cup.[4]

Known practitioners


A derivation from the repairing charm, with Latin oculus, meaning "eye", added as a prefix.

Behind the scenes

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Hermione Granger repairing Harry Potter's glasses in 1992


Notes and references

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