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Made in USADesigner Karla Alexander

Creative Grids Rulers

Karla Alexander's Curves Rulers:
for Squares
for Rectangles
Slotted Curved Ruler

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Karla Alexander has created a line of rulers for Creative Grids® Rulers that make sewing curves a breeze!. Karla recognized the potential of adding curves to squares and decided to take it one step further—and add curves to the other most popular shape in quilting—the rectangle! Use these rulers to replace traditional shapes in any pattern to create a sense of movement for a dramatic effect. This line of rulers were created to be used with her books Color Shuffle; New Cuts for New Quilts; and Stack a New Deck.

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Karla Alexander Rulers
Creative Grids: Curves Rulers designed by Karla Alexander: Creative Grid Pg 7of 7

Spit Seconds Creative Grid Ruler
Split Seconds Ruler

 

Curves for Squares
Curves for Squares Ruler
Curves for Rectangles
Curves for Rectangles Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler
Straight Out of Line Ruler
Straight Out of Line Ruler

Split Seconds Ruler
Made in USACGRKA5
Creative Grids
Split Seconds Ruler
for Squares from 7 x 18

Designed by Karla Alexander
Made in USA
Item Code: RCGRKA5
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 743285001439
Weight: 0.90 lb
Price: $ 33.45
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Split Seconds Example

Split Seconds Example

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Split Seconds Ruler
Product Information

  • The Split Seconds Slotted Ruler is one of a range of rulers created to make cutting gentle curves from squares, rectangles, or pieced blocks simple and easy
  • Cut gentle S curves from 7 18 squares
  • This multi-purpose tool features Non-Slip Gripper Strips
  • Cuts squares, rectangles, or pieced blocks in half vertically with a curve
  • These pieced curve units can then be cut horizontally and pieced into curved four-patches


creative grids Curves for Squares
Made in USACGRKA1
Creative Grids Ruler
Curves for Squares
Designed by Karla Alexander
6" x 24"

Made in the USA
Item Code: RCGRKA1
Weight: 0.90lb
Price: $ 26.45
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Design Possibilities
Curves for Squares example

Curves for Squares example

Product Information:

This ruler is 6" W x 24" L

  • Curves for Squares is one of a range of rulers that make cutting gentle curves from squares and rectangles simple and easy.
  • These curved squares and rectangles can replace these traditional shapes in any pattern to create a sense of movement for a dramatic effect.
  • This multi-purpose tool cuts squares in half diagonally - with a curve.
  • Use light and dark fabrics - pieces from your stash will make a fabulous scrappy quilt.
  • Karla Alexander created The Creative Grids ® Curves for Squares ruler to be used with her books Color Shuffle; New Cuts for New Quilts; and Stack a New Deck.

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creative grids Curves for Rectangles
Made in USACGRKA2
Creative Grids Ruler
Curves for Rectangles
Designed by Karla Alexander
6" x 24"

Made in the USA
Item Code: RCGRKA2
Weight: 0.90lb
Price: $ 26.45
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Creative Grids Ruler
Curves for Rectangles
Design Possibilities
examples

Product Information

This ruler is 6" W x 24" L

  • Curves for Rectangles is one of a range of rulers that make cutting gentle curves from squares and rectangles simple and easy.
  • These curved squares and rectangles can replace these traditional shapes in any pattern to create a sense of movement for a dramatic effect.
  • This multi-purpose tool cuts rectangles in half diagonally – with a curve. Use the Curves for Rectangles Ruler with light and dark fabrics – pieces from your stash will make a fabulous scrappy quilt.
  • Karla Alexander created The Creative Grids ® Curves for Squares ruler to be used with her books Color Shuffle; New Cuts for New Quilts; and Stack a New Deck.

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creative grids straight out of line ruler
Made in USACGRKA3
Creative Grids Ruler
Straight Out of Line Ruler
Designed by Karla Alexander
6" W X 10" L

Made in the USA
Item Code: RCGRKA3
Weight: 0.90 lb
Price: $ 19.45
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examples

Product Information:

This ruler is 6" W x 10" L
  • The Straight Out of Line ruler creates unique four- patch blocks with the illusion of curves.
  • Cut an even number of light and dark fabric squares - the same size.
  • Squares from 4” to 10” – and every 1/2” in between – can be used with this ruler.
  • Achieve a scrappy look by cutting equal amounts of light and dark fabric squares from your stash.
  • The finished size of your project is simply dependent on how many blocks you make.
  • Cut one square of fabric for each pieced block.
  • The finished size of the pieced block will be approximately ¾” smaller than the original cut square.
  • Designed by Karla Alexander.

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creative grids curved slotted ruler
Made in USACGRKA
Creative Grids Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler
Designed by Karla Alexander
11 " W x 15" L

Made in the USA
Item Code: RCGRKA4
Weight: 0.90lb
Price: $ 35.95
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Design Possibilities
Creative Grids Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler
examples

Product Information:

The ruler is 11 " W x 15" L
  • The Curved Slotted Ruler is one of a range of rulers that make cutting gentle curves from squares and rectangles simple and easy.
  • These curved squares and rectangles can replace these traditional shapes in any pattern to create a sense of movement for a dramatic effect.
  • After all of the curved seams are sewn, the completed blocks are squared up to the same size so everything will match when the blocks are sewn together into a project.
  • Karla Alexander created The Creative Grids ® Curved Slotted Ruler to be used with her books Color Shuffle; New Cuts for New Quilts; and Stack a New Deck.
  • This multi-purpose tool cuts rectangles into curvy shapes to create curvy rail fence units.
  • With the Curved Slotted Ruler, begin with a light and dark fabric – pieces from your stash will make a fabulous scrappy quilt.
  • Nine by thirteen inch rectangles – after the curves are sewn – can be trimmed to 8 ½" squares.


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Karla Alexander Rulers
Creative Grids: Curves Rulers designed by Karla Alexander: Creative Grid Pg 7of 7

Spit Seconds Creative Grid Ruler
Split Seconds Ruler

 

Curves for Squares
Curves for Squares Ruler
Curves for Rectangles
Curves for Rectangles Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler
Straight Out of Line Ruler
Straight Out of Line Ruler

Made in USACreative Grids Rulers

 

Rectangles
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Creative Grids Rectangle Ruler
Rectangle Rulers

from 2" wide to 24.5" Long
&
Charming Strip Stashbuster
5" width 22" long

 

Square,
& Square Fussy Cut Rulers

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Creative Grids Square Rulers
Square Rulers

from 2.5" to 20.5"

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Creative Grids Square it up and fussy cut rulers
Fat Quarter, Charm
Square It up & Fussy Cut

Squares, Triangles, Rectangles, Strips

triangle 120 degrees Fussy Cut Triangle

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Creative Grids Specialty Rulers

5 Circles
5 Circles

2.5", 4.5", 5.5", & 6.5"
Curved Corner Cutter
Curved Corner Cutter
Radial Corners sizes: 1.5", 2", 3

Page 3: Creative Grids Rulers
Popular Irregular Shaped Blocks

Also See:
Stashbuster Ruler 5x22
Charming Strip
Stashbuster

5" width 22" long
Cathedral Windows Ruler
Rectangle Cathedral Window
3"x 4 1/2" finished
NOTE: Combine with 3" & 4" Windows Squares
Page 4 of 8: Creative Grids Rulers for cutting Strips & Shapes Using Same Ruler
NOTE: Cut Multiple Shapes WITHOUT moving the ruler. WOW, so much faster!
45 degree strip ruler
45 Degree Strip Ruler

Half Square Triangles

45 Degree Double-Strip Ruler
45 Degree Double-Strip Ruler

90 degree strip ruler
90 Degree Strip Ruler

Quarter Square Triangles
Drunkard's Path
Storm At Sea Strip Ruler
Drunkard Path
Strip Ruler

3" Fnished
Speciality Rulers Designed by Karla Alexander: Page 7
Curves for Squares
Split Second
Curved Blocks & Borders

Curves for Squares
Curves for Squares Ruler

Curves for Rectangles
Curves for Rectangles Ruler

Curved Slotted Ruler
Curved Slotted Ruler

Straight Out of Line Ruler
Straight Out of Line Ruler

 


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