Tool Review Tuesday: Circle Ruler Set

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart.

Featured Tool: Circle Ruler Set by Riley Blake Designs, Item #82382, 82383

Connecting Threads Reviewer: Judy

What is this tool typically used for?

The Circle Ruler Set is used for making circles and centering pieced circles. Each ruler features a centering mark with quarter sections, plus a hanging hole at the top.

What was your first impression?

Why do I need this?

How did you use it?

I used it to appliqué scrappy circles.

How did using it go?

Great! I liked that they have lines on them so you can align the circles and that they are clear and sturdy.

How long did it take you to learn how to use it?

Around five minutes.

What would you change?

The price–but if you are going to use them, they’re worth it. You also get multiple sizes in a package.

Could you see another potential use for the Circle Ruler Set?

You can use them to make or trace any circles if they are the size you need.

Why do you NEED it?

To make my circles quickly and accurately. I would recommend them if someone was making a  project that would use them–they’re handy.

Who would appreciate the Circle Ruler Set most?

These are perfect for:

  • Beginner, Intermediate and Expert quilters

Can I see the Circle Ruler Set in action?

You can view a great demonstration of the Circle Ruler Set here.

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1 comment

  1. Norma - February 28, 2017

    Thank you very much for this review. I also appreciated the link that shows how to use the circle rulers.