Isosceles triangles are three-sided shapes with two sides the same
length. Eight isosceles triangles sewn together form an octagon. Sew
Half Square-3" Finished Triangles (55009) to the corners of this octagon
it becomes a Kaleidoscope block. Sew several blocks together and play
with the colors and you can create a stunning quilt with optical
illusions of circles! Another great way to use this die is to cut lots
of isosceles triangles from scraps for a Thousand Pyramid quilt. Die
packaging includes project directions for a Triangles To GO! decorative
Use with AccuQuilt GO! Fabric
Cuts two 5"W x 6"H (13 cm x 15 cm)
Includes seam allowance.
Use 10" x 10" cutting mat
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.