Curtain Calculator

Calculation Form

Using the dimensions of your window, you can use this form to help you calculate how many metres of fabric you will need for curtains. Please note that you should double check your calculations with your curtain maker to avoid any mistakes. If you are having difficulty finding a curtain maker, please use the contact form to get in touch and we will be more than happy to set this up for you.

Length of track or pole
Enter the length of your track or pole. cm
Enter choice of heading
Choose the type of heading you would like.
Hems
20cm is usually added for hems. cm
Fabric Width
Enter the usable width of your chosen fabric here (do not include selvedge) cm
Diagram showing tack and pole dimensions for curtain fitting

Eye drop + heading height
Measure from the top of the curtain track or just below a curtain pole down to the sill, floor or chosen depth. cm
Turning
Usually 5cm. cm
Hem
Usually 15cm. cm
Repeat
Enter the pattern repeat in cm of your chosen fabric
(leave blank if no repeat)
cm