Yardage Estimate Chart

Yardage requirements will vary based on the specific characteristics and dimensions of your piece, as well as the width and repeat of your fabric.

YARDAGE ESTIMATES

Sofa                              18-20 yards

Loveseat                       14-17 yards

Lounge chair                 8 1/2-10 yards

Wingback chair            6 1/2-8 yards

Occasional chair          2 1/2-5 1/2 yards

Ottoman                        3 1/2-4 1/2 yards

Dining chair seat          3/4 yard

Banquette cushion        3-5 yards

 

REPEAT CHART

Once the yardage requirements are determined for your piece, assuming a standard 54″ solid fabric, use the following chart to adjust the amount if your fabric is less than 54″ or has a pattern repeat.

WIDTH          PLAIN          1-7″          8-13″          14-21″          22-27″          OVER 27″

54″                   0%               10%          10%            25%             30%               40%

50-53″             10%               30%         30%            40%            45%               55%

48-49″             20%              30%         30%            40%            45%               55%

45-47″              20%              70%         70%            80%            85%             105%

36-44″             40%              70%         70%            80%             85%             105%