Cutting fabric is fundamental to quilting.
Cutting fabric for quilt squares.
Heather also gives tips on what size of ruler she likes to use when squaring up fabric as well as tips on how to best hold the ruler so it doesn t move when cutting.
She recommends using fabric with motifs that are easy to cut out to make a block but also shows you how to use stripes a bias cut strip a border stripe and templates.
How to cut fabric for quilting blocks.
Learning to square up your fabric like this not only ensures that any strips or pieces you cut will be straight but it helps ensure a square quilt in the end.
Fabric squares are useful for making quilts with colorful grid like designs.
Squares are also the easiest quilting shapes to make so this is a great option for making your first quilt however you can also use fabric squares to make intricate designs on a quilt so you might also need them if you are a more advanced quilter.
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We will then sub cut this strip into 4 1 2 inch squares.
21 25 description discussion laura roberts teaches you how to cut novelty fabric into little squares and make it into a block.
We need to become acquainted with things like a rotary cutter scissors grain of fabric and of course we want to do it accurately.
Now that you have a perfectly straight edge with a perfect 90 degree angle we are going to cut a 4 1 2 inch strip of fabric.
I hope you enjoyed last week s video where we learned all about fabric.
Using your rotary cutter cut the fabric running along the side of the ruler to create a perfect straight edge.
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