>
>

# Question for Accuquilt users---Square-in-Square

01-30-2016, 10:43 AM
#1
Member

Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Sandy, Utah
Posts: 86
Question for Accuquilt users---Square-in-Square

For Accuquilt users: Is there a particular die to make the traditional Square-in-Square block?
01-30-2016, 02:01 PM
#2
Super Member

Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Arizona
Posts: 2,356

I think you would just use one of the strip dies. I don't know of any other way.
01-30-2016, 02:12 PM
#3
Power Poster

Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Southern USA
Posts: 12,556

There is a 6" finished Snowball die.

https://www.accuquilt.com/shop/go-sn...-finished.html
01-30-2016, 03:38 PM
#4
Power Poster

Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Michigan
Posts: 11,266

Yes and no. They call the block a "square on point". Here's the link to the sizes available.
http://www.accuquilt.com/shop/ssearch?q=square+on+point
The problem is that you still need the corresponding HST die to complete the patch. They don't tell you which size HST die you need, or what the finished size of the SIS patch is. The only place I could find the info is to go the page for that specific die, then watch the video. For instance, the GO! #55106 Square on Point-3 11/16" (3 3/16" Finished)
needs the 2.25 HST, yielding a 4.5" patch
01-30-2016, 04:01 PM
#5
Power Poster

Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Michigan
Posts: 11,266

OOh, just missed the editing window...
Actually, you can use the same calculation that you use to calculate the size for setting triangles. So multiply the finished size of the square, 3 3.16 in this case (3.1875) by 1.414 which gives you 4.5". Half of that would be the FINISHED HST size you need, 2 1/4 in the example, which is what they said in the video.
Related Topics
Forum
Replies
Last Post
mom-6
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
10
08-26-2015 04:29 PM
grandma23
Main
7
10-29-2014 10:20 PM
Main
9
05-27-2012 04:00 PM
paula0824
Main
17
01-05-2011 05:53 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On