Trimming HST’s

Another great use for the Folded Corner Clipper – Trimming Half-Square-Triangles!

Folded Corner Clipper web

After trimming the corners on a folded corner, sew those HST’s together to make a block.  For most uses, this block will need to be trimmed to the correct size.  The standard method has its drawbacks:


For a quicker method, after sewing the HST’s together, use the Folded Corner Clipper to trim, and then press open:






This method makes trimming blocks a much faster job!

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One Response to Trimming HST’s

  1. Nora Brofford says:

    I have a beauty of a pattern using snow ball blocks that could use the Folded Corner Clipper. It is a Christmas one.

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