Computing Yardage with Pattern Repeat

Computing Yardage with Fabric Repeat

On Tuesday, I shared the requested information for matching fabric patterns when sewing seams.  Computing yardage for fabric with a pattern repeat is another topic a few readers have asked me to provide. In an attempt to be clear, I’ll explain the formula in detail and define some terms.  At the end of this post, […]

Matching Fabric Patterns When Sewing Seams

Pattern Matching Seams

Recently, a reader asked if I could cover how to match fabric patterns when sewing seams.  It’s a good thing I can show you about decorator fabric techniques, because clothing stuff is complicated!  So,  please don’t ask me about sewing clothing.  (Please!) But, matching can be easy when sewing widths of decorator fabrics together along […]