Die-Cutting Services

Speed up your patchwork and applique projects by taking advantage of our fabric die cutting services! Get a perfect cut every time, and spend less time on cutting and have more time for sewing. Die cutting is $1 per pass on the die cutter. Small quantities can be cut on the spot; please contact us to schedule larger cutting jobs. For online orders, please include the following information for each fabric:

  • which fabric & colorway from your order you wish to have cut
  • which die shape you'd like
  • how many final shapes you'd like

We have a range of available dies. Don't see a shape you'd like? Let us know!

Geometric Shapes & Blocks

Circles:

Circles

  • 2", 3", 4",  and 5" diameter circles
  • cuts one circle per layer of fabric at a time

5 1/2

  • 5 1/2" diameter circle
  • cuts one circle per layer of fabric at a time

  • 5 1/2" diameter circle
  • cuts two circles per layer of fabric at a time

  • 2 1/2" diameter circle
  • cuts 4 circles per layer of fabric at a time

Squares:

5

  • cuts 5" square (4 1/2" finished)
  • cuts 8 squares per layer of fabric at a time 

5

  • cuts 5" square (4 1/2" finished) with pinked edges
  • cuts 4 squares per layer of fabric at a time

Take 5 Block:

Take 5

  • cuts small square 4 1/2"W x 4 1/2"H (4" finished), rectangle 4 1/2"W x 8 1/2"H (4"W x 8"W finished), and large square 8 1/2"W x 8 1/2"H (8" finished)
  • piece all 5 components to assemble a 12" finished block
  • cuts 3 small squares, 1 rectangle, and 1 large square per layer of fabric at a time

Hexagons:

  • cuts fabric hexagons with 1" sides (3/4" sides finished) and corresponding paper templates
  • cuts 5 hexagons per layer of fabric at a time

English Paper Piecing

  • cuts fabric hexagons with 2" sides (1 3/4" sides finished) and corresponding paper templates
  • cuts 3 hexagons per layer of fabric at a time

  • cuts hexagons in a range of sizes: from 1" to 7" finished sides
  • can be used to cut solid hexagons or hexagon "rings"
  • cuts 1 hexagon per layer of fabric at a time

Triangles:

Half Square Triangles:

  • cuts 3" triangles (2 1/2" finished)
  • cuts 1 HST per layer of fabric at a time
  • cuts 4 1/2" triangles (4" finished)
  • cuts 4 HST per layer of fabric at a time
  • cuts 5 1/2" triangles (5" finished)
  • cuts 1 HST per layer of fabric at a time

HST

  • cuts 6 1/2" triangles (6" finished)
  • cuts 4 HST per layer of fabric at a time

Triangles in Square:

Triangles in Square

  • cuts 2 1/16"W x 3 1/2"H triangles or 3 1/2"W x 3 1/2"H triangles; both triangle pairs finish in a 3" square
  • cuts 4 triangles per layer of fabric at a time
Equilateral Triangles:
  • cuts triangles in a range of sizes: from 1" to 7" finished sides
  • triangles are compatible with the 1" - 7" finishes side hexagon dies
  • cuts 1 triangle per layer of fabric at a time
  • cuts triangles that are 4 5/8"W x 4"H with 4 5/8" sides (finished size: 4 1/8"W x 3 1/2"H)
  • cuts 10 triangles per layer of fabric at a time
Isosceles Triangles:
  • cuts 7 1/2"W x 9"H triangle (fits in a 10" layer cake square)
  • cuts 1 triangle per layer of fabric at a time

Pinked Pennant:

Pinked Pennant

  • cuts a pennant shape with pinked edges 9"W x 7 1/2"H
  • cuts one pennant triangle per layer of fabric at a time
Parallelograms:
  • cuts a 3 3/16"W x 4 1/4"H (2 11/16"W x 3 3/4"H finished) parallelogram
  • cuts one parallelogram per layer of fabric at a time

Classic Shapes & Blocks

Tumblers:

3 1/2

  • cuts 3 5/8"W x 3 1/2"H tumbler shapes
  • cuts up to 8 tumblers per layer of fabric at a time 

6 1/2

  • cuts 6 1/2"W x 6 1/2"H
  • cuts up to 4 tumblers per layer of fabric at a time

Apple Core:

Apple Core

  • cuts 5 3/8"W x 7 1/16"H apple core shapes
  • cuts up to 4 shapes per layer of fabric at a time

Drunkard's Path:

Drunkard's Path

  • cuts A Shape 4"W x 4"H and B Shape 3"W x 3"H
  • creates a 3 1/2" finished square and 7" finished block
  • cuts 4 each A Shape and B Shape per layer of fabric at a time

Specialty Shapes

Scalloped Edge Circle

Scallop Circle

  • cuts 6 1/4" diameter circle with scalloped edges
  • cuts 1 shape per layer of fabric at a time

Edge Treatments

Prairie Points:

1

  • cuts 20 - 1" prairie points

2

  • cuts 8 - 2" prairie points

Applique Shapes

Six-Point Stars:

6 Point Stars

  • cuts stars 1 7/8"W x 2 3/16"H
  • cuts 11 stars per layer of fabric at a time
  • cuts 4 5/8"W x 3 5/8"H hearts (fits in a 5" charm square)
  • cuts 1 heart per layer of fabric at a time

Monkey:

Monkey

  • cuts 3 13/16"W x 4 7/16"H
  • cuts one monkey shape per layer of fabric at a time

Cat:

Cat

  • cuts 3 9/16"W x 5 1/8"H
  • cuts one cat shape per layer of fabric at a time

 Winter Shapes:

Winter Shapes

  • cuts a snowflake 4 1/2"W x 5"H, a mitten 3 3/8"W x 5"H, a tree 4 1/4"W x 4 3/4"H, a snowman 4 1/8"W x 4 7/8"H, or a hat 1 7/8"W x 1 3/16"W
  • cuts one shape per layer of fabric at a time
Project Dies
  • cuts a tote bag with bottom gusset
  • finished tote is 9" x 11"
  • used a 2 1/2" strip for bag handles
  • cuts one shape per layer of fabric at a time