This die easily cuts one smaller shape of Sweetgum and one Poplar leaf. Great for creating projects for all seasons by just changing the colors of the leaves. Apply fusible web to the wrong side of fabrics prior to cutting for quick and easy applique.
AQ Cutting Mat Required:Â GO! Cutting Mat, 6 in. x 6 in. 2 Pack (15.2 cm x 15.2 cm) Item 55139
How to Die Cut Rustling Leaves #3 Shapes:
Apply fusible web product to the wrong side of the fabric, following manufacturerâ€™s instructions, before cutting for fusible appliquÃ©.Â Â
- Sweetgum Leaf: Cut and fuse 3" x 3 3/4" rectangles. Cut 13 leaves across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 117 leaves.Â
- Poplar Leaf: Cut and fuse 3 1/2" x 4" rectangles. Cut 11 leaves across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 99 leaves.
Why Quilters Love the GO! Rustling Leaves #3 Die:Â
- The Rustling Leaves #3 die easily cuts one smaller Sweetgum leaf shape and one Poplar leaf shape. Great for creating projects for all seasons by just changing the colors of the leaves.Â
- No templates required! The GO! Rustling Leaves die includes applique shapes that are typically difficult to cut by hand.Â
- Great value! Get multiple applique leaf shapes for the price of one GO! Rustling Leaves die. â€¢ 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).Â
- Cut leaves out of a variety of fabrics: cotton, batiks, wool, felt, flannel, fleece, CuddleÂ® fabrics and more!Â
- A great way to use up scraps.Â
- Free pattern downloads available to get you started.Â
- Charm Pack-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