With the GO! Glorified Nine Patch 9â€ finished die, handy piecing features and step-by-step sewing instructions, your next quilting project is nearly complete. The die is designed to cut one 3-color 9â€ block in one pass through your GO! Big, GO! or GO! Me fabric cutter. ThisÂ Block on BoardÂ® (BOBÂ®) die is for advanced quilters. Give it a GO! Youâ€™re up for the challenge!
AQ Cutting Mat Required:Â GO! Cutting Mat, 6 in. x 24 in. 2 Pack (15.2 cm x 61 cm) Item 255138
How to Die Cut 3-Color Glorified Nine Patch Quilt Blocks:
For best cutting results, position fabric on the lengthwise grain (straight of grain) as it goes under the roller.
Tip:Â The die is specially designed to cut one 3-color, 9â€ block in one pass through the cutter. Â
- Fabric Color 1:Â Cut one 3 1/4â€ x 3 1/4â€ square and place over shape A. Cut four 4 1/2â€ x 4 1/2â€ squares and place over shape C.
- Fabric Color 2:Â Cut four 3 1/4â€ x 2 5/8â€ rectangles and place over shape B.
- Fabric Color 3:Â Cut four 10 1/8â€ x 3â€ squares and place over shape D.Â Â Â
Why Quilters Love the GO! Glorified Nine Patch Die: Â
- Glorified Nine Patch is a Block on BoardÂ® (BOBÂ®) die which means itâ€™s specially designed to cut one 3-color, 9â€ block in one pass through the cutter.
- No Templates! No special rulers! Glorified Nine Patch includes 4 shapes that are difficult to cut by hand.
- Glorified Nine Patch features specialized dog-ears, matching notches on curved seams and 1/4â€ seam allowances for easy alignment and piecing.
- Glorified Nine Patch includes screen printed letters on die for easier piecing and organization of shapes.
- Packaging includes step-by-step sewing instructions to make constructing the block easy.Â Plus, a free pattern to get you started.
- Fat Quarter-friendly.
- Cut so much more fabric in less time.Â
- 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.Â
- 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.Â
- Blades on some dies are positioned at an angle.Â Align fabric to edge of shape, not edge of die board.Â
- Use good quality fabric to reduce fabric stretch.Â
- It's always a good idea to test cut one shape before cutting many shapes to ensure fabric orientation is correct.Â