Hexagons are one of the hottest shapes in crafting right now. Bigz dies will cut big hexagons. This Sizzix die will cut a hexagon with 1 1/4" sides. This die was designed with quilting in mind and will produce a finished 1" hexagon. It can also be used to cut thick materials like cardstock, chipboard, metallic foil and leather for other crafting projects. There are so many options to create with this die! Bigz dies are strong and sturdy. It measures 5 1/2" x 6" and can only be used in the BIGkick, Big Shot or Vagabond machines, with a set of Cutting Pads (all items sold separately). This die is ideal for English paper piecing. It is designed to layer perfectly with 1" hexagons (sz-658317; sold separately).