Die-cutting leader expands Sizzix quilting line with sixteen versatile designs
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (March 15, 2015) – Offering quilters more design options for their handmade creations, Sizzix® is debuting 16 new quilting dies for its fabi™, Big Shot™ Plus and Big Shot Pro die-cutting machines. The latest product assortment will be presented at the International Quilt Market Show at the Minneapolis Convention Center, May 15-17, in Minneapolis, Minn.
Highlighting the new quilting collection are three Bigz™ dies that create Doll, Hedgehog and Owl dimensional designs by new Sizzix licensed designer Kid Giddy®. Mini Wave, Double Wedding Ring and Pies & Points patterns arrive from Victoria Findlay Wolfe™ Quilts, while Sizzix designer Jorli Perine offers seasonal Snowflake and Tree of Life appliqués to complement an array of sewing projects.
Additional offerings include traditional Half-Oval, Rectangle, Square and Strip shapes, as well as a Spiral appliqué in two differing sizes, all ideal for quilts, pillowcases, table runners and more. A 60 Degree Diamond die creates Tumbling Block patterns, while English paper piercers will enjoy the design versatility that the Rose Star die offers.
With a steel-rule blade, an assortment of 16 Bigz dies cut up to 8 layers of fabric at a time and are available in standard, L, XL, XL 25″ and Pro sizes.
“Sizzix loves to inspire quilters with new piecing and appliqué dies for splendid projects,” said Linda Nitzen, Sizzix Quilting Manager. “We’re also thrilled to welcome Kerry Goulder, the creative force behind Kid Giddy, to our family of talented designers. Consumers will enjoy working with her charming designs!”
Also debuting at the show, the all-new Big Shot Plus (MSRP $199.99) boasts a 9″ wide opening to easily die-cut various different materials.
The latest release of Sizzix quilting dies will be available in quilt stores around the country in June. For more information, visit www.Sizzix.com/home.
Launched in 2001, Sizzix is a division of Ellison® Educational Equipment Inc., the market pioneer and leader of die-cutting machines and accessories. Through its portfolio of die-cutting machines and die-cutting products, Sizzix leverages Ellison’s 38 years of proven manufacturing and technology heritage to empower creativity among its customer base with new and innovative products. Sizzix is a recognized global brand that can be found in over 100 countries and in major and specialty retailers. For more information on Sizzix and its line of craft-inspiring products, please visit www.Sizzix.com/home.
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