Take your next project on a beach vacation with the charm pack friendly GO! Sea Life Medley. Youâ€™ll be feeling the sun, sand and a salty breeze with the new crab, fish, seahorse and starfish appliquÃ© shapes.Â
AQ Cutting Mat Required:Â GO! Cutting Mat, 6 in. x 12 in. 2 Pack (15.2 cm x 30.4 cm) Item 255112
How to Die Cut Sea Life Medley Shapes:Â
For best cutting results, position fabric on the lengthwise grain (straight of grain) as it goes under the roller.Â
- Crab:Â Cut and fuse 5 1/4â€ x 3 5/8â€ rectangles. Cut 11 crabs across the width of fabric. One yard of 40â€ wide fabric cuts 66 crabs. Â
- Fish:Â Cut and fuse 4 1/2â€ x 3 1/2â€ rectangles. Cut 11 fishes across the width of fabric. One yard of 40â€ wide fabric cuts 88 fishes.
- Starfish:Â Â Cut and fuse 3 1/2â€ squares. Cut 11 starfish across the width of fabric. One yard of 40â€ wide fabric cuts 110 starfish.
- Seahorse:Â Cut and fuse 5 1/4â€ x 3â€ rectangles. Cut 13 seahorses across the width of fabric. One yard of 40â€ wide fabric cuts 78 seahorses.
- Eye/Circle:Â Use scraps.
Why Quilters Love the GO! Sea Life Medley Die:
- Perfect for fishing or beach-themed quilts, baby or kidâ€™s projects, quilting with kids, or just adding a bit of fun to a regular quilt!
- Get creative! Combine GO! Qube pieced blocks, Storm at Sea or Snailâ€™s Trail blocks with aquatic applique shapes.
- Sea Life is a popular quilting motif and appeals to a wide variety of quilters, novice and seasoned.
- GO! Sea Life Medley includes four unique shapes that are difficult to cut by hand.
- Make quick appliquÃ©s by applying fusible web to the wrong side of fabrics prior to cutting.
- A great way to use up scraps.
- Packaging includes a free pattern to get you started.
- 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