How to Die Cut Circle Shapes:
Apply fusible web product to the wrong side of the fabric, following manufacturer’s instructions, before cutting for fusible appliqué.
- 1/2" Circle: Cut 1 5/8" x 3" rectangles. Cut 104 circles across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 2,288 circles.
- 3/4" Circle: Cut 2 1/8" x 3 7/8" rectangles. Cut 80 circles across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 1,280 circles.
- 1" Circle: Cut 2 5/8" x 5" rectangles. Cut 64 circles across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 832 circles.
- 1 1/4" Circle: Cut 3 1/8" x 5 7/8" rectangles. Cut 48 circles across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 528 circles.
Why Quilters Love the GO! Circles Die:
- Appliqué quilts often feature numerous circle shapes. From flower centers to berries to small fruits to just plain dots. Now you can easily cut four sizes of perfect small circles for any project you imagine!
- No templates required. The GO! Circles die includes applique shapes that are typically difficult to cut by hand.
- Great value! Get multiple circle sizes for the price of one die.
- Quickly and easily cut four of each pre-fused applique shape in one pass thru the cutter (fusible counts as one half layer of fabric).
- Cut circles out of a variety of fabrics: cotton, batiks, wool, felt, flannel, fleece, Cuddle® fabrics and more!
- A great way to use up scraps.
- Includes free embroidery download with 3 stitches ($16 value).
- Free pattern downloads available to get you started.
- Charm Pack-friendly.
- Cut so much more fabric in less time.
- Get accurate cuts every time -- No slipping rulers or mistakes
- Easiest to use -- Simply place die on cutter, then fabric and cutting mat on top
- Save fabric with Two Tone Foam -- Get more out of your fabric by placing it only over the shape you want to cut.
- Safe to use -- No blades come anywhere near your fingers
- With some fabrics, after cutting, a thread or two will remain where die blades meet. Snip threads with scissors.
- Blades on some dies are positioned at an angle. Align fabric to edge of shape, not edge of die board.
- Use good quality fabric to reduce fabric stretch.
- It's always a good idea to test cut one shape before cutting many shapes to ensure fabric orientation is correct.