Squares are a basic building block of quilting. Great for both
beginners and experienced quilters. This 6 1/2" cut square finishes to a
6" square. Ideal for background squares for small applique blocks and
setting squares for checkerboard block layouts. This 6 1/2" square is
one of eight basic shapes in the AccuQuilt GO! mix and match system die
collection that work together to create typical 12" finished patchwork
quilt blocks. This die is used in blocks such as Flashing Windmill,
Sawtooth Star and Ohio Star. Die packaging includes project directions
for a Squares To GO! quilt.
Cuts one 6 1/2"W x 6 1/2"H (17 cm x 17 cm) square. View
cutting tips for GO! dies
Includes seam allowance.
Use 10" x
10" cutting mat (55111).
Warranty: AccuQuilt GO!
dies are guaranteed for one year.
Storage: 10" x
10" Die Board (25 cm x 25 cm)
Organize GO! dies with AccuQuilt GO!
Die Storage Rack (55115).
Care & Maintenance:
Use adhesive roller to clean lint and thread from dies. After each use,
with the die pick provided with the cutter, remove any threads imbedded
between blades and foam. It's normal for threads to get caught where
blades meet in a die. Remove with tweezers or die pick. Die blades never
need to be sharpened.
some fabrics, after cutting, a thread or two will remain where die
blades meet. Snip threads with scissors.
- Use cutting mats that
matches size of each die.
- For best results, cut with die blades
running under roller at an angle. Do not cut with blades parallel to
- Blades on some dies are positioned at an angle. Align
fabric to edge of shape, not edge of die board.
- Some dies
feature specially designed corners to aid in alignment and pre-cutting.
fast applique, apply fusible web to fabrics, then cut shapes with dies.
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.