By default, all fabrics/materials are cut and folded similar to how you would fold a blanket. We do leave one edge free to make it easy to piece out smaller cuts from larger cuts (i.e. take 4 yds at a time off a 20 yd cut of fabric). Shown below is an example 7 yd cut of 1.9 oz ripstop nylon:
Alternatively, you can elect to have your fabric added to and shipped on a roll for a small charge plus shipping. This option can be selected from any product page. Please see FAQ on "Can I have fabric sent on a roll?" for full details.