How much fabric do I need to make a long sleeve shirt?
Estimating Fabric Yardage Needs for Common Misses Garments
|Garment||Fabric Width 35-36 inches||Fabric Width 58-60 inches|
|Shirt/blouse, short sleeves||2 yards||1-1/4 yards|
|Shirt/blouse, long sleeves||2-1/2 yards||1-5/8 yards|
|Blouse, long sleeves with tie||3-3/4 yards||2-1/4 yards|
|Blouse, capped sleeves||2 yards||1-1/4 yards|
How do I figure out how many yards of fabric I need?
Total number of pieces divided by number of pieces that fit into width equals number of rows you need. Number of needed rows multiplied by length of one piece equals total project in inches. Total project inches divided by 36 inches equals total yardage needed (rounded up to the whole number).
What can I make with 3 yards of fabric?
5 Fun Things to Do with a Few Yards of Fabric
- Cover a Headboard. …
- Add Some Splashy Pillows. …
- Perk up Place Settings with Fun Napkins. …
- Dress Your Table with a Runner. …
- Frame Your Windows and Doors.
How many yards is a XL shirt?
In the meantime, an XL shirt needs 1 7/8-2 yards of 60″ fabric depending on the style you choose to make, or 2 5/8 yards of 45″ fabric.