Say a pattern calls for 1.5 yards of 44″ wide fabric. How much would you need of 56″ wide fabric? What about 36″ wide fabric? This handy yardage conversion chart by Rostitchery will help prevent complicated algebra in the fabric store. Keep in mind that you may need to adjust your totals to account for directional fabric or large or odd-shaped pattern pieces. Get the conversion chart.
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