Sewing Circular Shapes

Circle Applique for Saturday Sampler

Do you like the look of circular shapes but don’t like to deal with registration marks, inset seams, concave/convex rules, etc.?  Check out the videos below for alternate methods.  You’ll also find a FREE circle template pattern at the end of the videos.  (The last video has information about traditional circle construction.)

To purchase a set of circle templates from Amazon, follow this link.

Circle Applique

Learn how to appliqué your circle.  Beginners can use this easy method in place of more difficult curved piecing requiring templates and registration marks.

More Circle Ideas

Learn three different methods for making circles:

  • freezer paper applique
  • “inside out” applique
  • fusible applique


Easy Dresden Plate

This traditional pattern is circular in shape and is made up of wedges.



Registration Marks & Inset Seams Info for Making Circles

Not really a shortcut method but thought you would like some more info about circles.


FREE Circle Patterns:

Supply List

Circle Templates


Supply List
Dresden Plate Templates


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