How to Die Cut Cupcake Shapes:
Apply fusible web product to the wrong side of the fabric, following manufacturer’s instructions, before cutting for fusible appliqué.
- Cupcake Top-Rounded: Cut and fuse 3" x 4 3/4" rectangles. Cut eight pointed tops across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 96 pointed tops.
- Cupcake Top-Pointed: Cut and fuse 2 5/8" x 4 3/8" rectangles. Cut nine rounded tops across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 117 rounded tops.
- Cupcake Bottom: Cut and fuse 4" x 4 1/4" rectangles. Cut 10 cupcake bottoms across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 80 cupcake bottoms.
Why Quilters Love the GO! Cupcake Die:
- Mix and match the die’s two cupcake tops with multiple-fabric bottoms to create very sweet quilts. Perfect for baby and wedding gifts, appliqué quilts, home décor and so much more!
- No templates required. The GO! Cupcake die includes three applique shapes that are typically difficult to cut by hand.
- Great value! Get multiple shapes for the price of one GO! Cupcake die.
- Quickly and easily cut four of each prefused applique shape in one pass thru the cutter (fusible counts as one half layer of fabric).
- Cut cupcake shapes out of a variety of fabrics: cotton, batiks, wool, felt, flannel, fleece, Cuddle® fabrics and more!
- A great way to use up scraps.
- 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.