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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 pattern on your fabric is able to be run horizontally, and IF the fabric width is at least 69" (most upholstery fabric is 54" wide, and apparel fabric is only 48" wide), your panels will be fairly simple to figure. You can use a full width, turned sideways, and simply count the number of finished panels (9) times the finished panel width (72 inches=6 feet=2 yards). This simple arrangement would therefore require 18 yards of fabric. Also, professional designers always order at least 15% "overage", especially on custom or hard-to-find fabrics, to allow for matching patterns and to insure against coming up short. Fabric colors vary depending on the days they are manufactured, and even the slightest difference in dyes will show up glaringly if you have to go back for more fabric. Unfortunately, I doubt your chosen fabric is made that wide. You will have to make a diagram, showing the direction of the pattern and the number of pieces you'll have to stitch together to make the panel size (don't forget your seam allowances and hem/pocket depths). Fabric can be expensive, and it is not very forgiving of cutting mistakes. Another thought: the vendor of the fabric should provide a measuring and estimating service. This may or may not be completely reliable (they are trying to sell as much fabric as they can), but it can confirm your own estimations. A few tips: never place a seam down the center of a panel; instead, split one piece and sew to both sides of a full width centered on the panel. If your panels are to be used as window dressings, the daylight will almost always show every seam you sew. Never use silk in window dressings without protecting it from sunlight, which will deteriorate all your hard work. Use blackout lining or a UV-protecting coating. Silk will also deteriorate in saltwater atmospheres. Don't forget to check out your local library for some of the wonderful how-to books on crafting beautiful window fashions. Good luck!
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One yard equals 36 inches. If you are trying to get square inches, then multiply the length times width. While a yard of fabric is always 36 inches long, the width …can be 32", 34", 36", 45", 60." Draping and sheeting material that can be bigger.
One yard is equal to 36 inches. Therefore, 72 inches is equal to 72 / 36 = 2 yards.
A normal yard is 36 inches. However, a traditional clothyard is 39 inches (extra makes up for the seams) so it would depend on which one is applied in the store or area you bu…y from/in.
72 inches= 2 yards There are 3 feet in every yard: 3 feet= 1 yard There are 12 inches in every foot: 12 inches= 1 foot Hence: 36 inches equals… 1 yard, and 72 inches then equals 2 yards
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Unless I misunderstand the question, it is a yard (36 inches), which has nothing to do with its width. A yard of length is always 36", it has nothing to do with the width whi…ch could be from 42" to 60".
You need 3 yards. 84 inches is 7 feet..one yard is 3 feet so order 3 yards for one panel...for 2 panels order 6 yards
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