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More on Cutting Chiffon Bias Circles

This post mainly applies to chiffon and satin charmeuse fabrics. These have more of a stretch on the bias whether pleated or not. Once in a while, you may find that you don’t have enough fabric to cut your skirt, especially if you are not using our Bias Circle Skirt Fabric Calculator! Or you might have some extra fabric laying around and you want to use it for a new sample. You lay it out on the cutting table only to discover you are just an inch or two short of your desired length. What can you do? Well, you have two options:

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