Originally Posted by chorse123
Also, I'd imagine you would want more than 2 if you're getting french cuffs or pockets.
I think it's best to ask your shirtmaker first, but having said that, mine specifies similar numbers to Manton's no matter what options I'm getting. Once when he mistakenly put on button cuffs instead of FCs, he had enough fabric left over to redo it. Perhaps it depends on the geometry of the rest of your body. FWIW, I'm 6 ft, 165 lbs.