Next time you are standing in that thrift store (or your great aunt's living room) pondering whether to take home the groovy chair with the hideous and shredded upholstery, this tool may come in handy. Because sometimes it is hard to imagine just how much fabric would be needed to redo a chair or sofa. And every yard counts.
Via: Honey & Fitz. - click through for an option to download them for easy printing or to keep them on file for handy reference.
(Images: Butler K. Fabric Yardage Chart Version 2, Knol 2009 via Honey & Fitz)