How many inches in a fabric yard?

Answer Fabric comes on spools that are priced in yards. A fabric yard is 36 inches. Therefore, if you have a craft pattern that requires 108 inches of material, you would need exactly 3 yards of material.... Read More »

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How many yards of fabric do I need for 9 panels 72 inches wide by 64 inches high?

You need to provide more information about the fabric, specifically the width of the goods and the direction of the pattern. That's the short and unsatisfying answer. The long answer: IF the pa... Read More »

How many feet are in a yard of fabric?

One yard equals 3 feet. Fabric comes in various widths, but the most common are 45 inches and 54 inches, which are 3.75 feet and 4.5 feet, respectively. So a yard of fabric is usually 3 feet by 3.7... Read More »

How many yards of fabric is needed for 81 inches of curtains?

There are 36 inches to one yard of fabric. If you can only purchase fabric by whole yards, you will need 3 yards for 81 inches of curtains. If you can purchase partial yards, take into account any ... Read More »

How many square feet are in a yard of fabric?

The amount of square feet in a yard of fabric varies based on the width of the bolt from which the fabric is being cut. Fabric widths can vary widely, but common widths are 42 inches and 60 inches.... Read More »