How to Die Cut Peace Shapes:
Apply fusible web product to the wrong side of the fabric, following manufacturer’s instructions, before cutting for fusible appliqué.
- P: Cut and fuse 3" x 5" rectangles. Cut eight P’s across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 96 P’s.
- E: Cut and fuse 4 1/4" x 5" rectangles. Cut eight E’s across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 64 E’s.
- A: Cut and fuse 3 3/4" x 5 1/8" rectangles. Cut seven A’s across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 63 O’s.
- C: Cut and fuse 3 3/8" x 5" rectangles. Cut eight C’s across the width of fabric. One yard of 40" wide fabric cuts 80 O’s.
- E: Repeat previous 'E' step.
Why Quilters Love the GO! Peace Die:
- No template required. The GO! Peace die includes applique shapes that are typically difficult to cut by hand.
- 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).
- Cut GO! Peace 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.
- Layer Cake and Fat Quarter-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.