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Old 06-09-2008, 03:08
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Default Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

Did I make a good choice? I want to make the fabric and felt covered clippies.
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Old 06-09-2008, 03:58
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

No advice here, but I thought about getting one too. I'm curious what others are going to say.
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

It does but not very good. I just tried it. I know that my sizzix will do it.
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

I tried using fabric not felt. It was partially cut.
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

so, the sizzix is a good one. I have been looking at them but unsure which one to purchase. Does it make clean cuts or do you have to trim them?
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the sizzix makes clean cuts.
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

there was a large link on cuttlebug for clippies recently. Wool felt cuts like a dream, whereas acrylic being thicker did not. For fabric, I bonded 2 pieces together for a neater finish, and was told to put another layer of card between the perspex sheets to get the clean cut. Although the sheets do warp, I find that they still cut and I rotate them round. With Cuttlebug, I have bought other brand dies and they have all worked great.

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Old 06-10-2008, 06:52
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

One also could still use CB dies with Sizzix die cutting machine or vice versa. So, it's not all at loss.

I LOVE, LOVE my Sizzix (Original) and I use dies from Sizzix (of course), CB dies and the QK dies.

It's not the machine that cuts...it's the dies that's important.
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

Oops - started another thread instead of updating this one. I didn't try fabric but it wouldn't cit through ribbon. I'm bummed. I wanted to cover snap clips in fabric and ribbon to match my daughter's outfits.
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Default Re: Just bought a cuttlebug to cut fabric

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the sizzix makes clean cuts.
which sizzix is best? the sidekick or bigshot?
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