Take a walk on the wild side with these whimsical zoo animal shapes. Perfect for baby blankets, kids quilts, bags, home decor and more.
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 Zoo Animals Shapes:
Apply fusible web product to the wrong side of the fabric, following manufacturerâ€™s instructions, before cutting for fusible appliquÃ©.
- Giraffe:Â Cut and fuse 7" x 5 1/4" rectangles. Cut 7 giraffes across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 35 giraffes.Â
- Lion:Â Cut and fuse 5 1/2" x 4 3/4" rectangles. Cut 8 lions across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 48 lions.Â
- Monkey:Â Cut and fuse 3 3/4" x 3 3/8" rectangles. Cut 11 monkeys across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 99 monkeys.Â
- Lion Face:Â Cut and fuse 2 3/8" squares. Cut 16 lion faces across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 240 lion faces.Â
- Lion Nose, Monkey Face and Monkey Nose:Â Place scraps on blade and cut.
Why Quilters Love the GO! Zoo Animals Die:
- No templates required. The GO! Zoo Animals die includes seven applique shapes that are typically difficult to cut by hand.Â
- Great value! Get multiple zoo animal shapes for the price of one GO! Zoo Animals 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 zoo animal shapes 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 and 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