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How to glue baste Petal shapes (Templates J & K)

Glue along the bottom straight edge of the petal template first.

How to glue baste a hexagon petal shape (aka dilly flower or hexie petal) Step 1 of 5

Run a line of glue around the top edge of the petal  and carefully turn the fabric allowance over the template.  

How to glue baste a hexagon petal shape (aka dilly flower or hexie petal) Step 2 of 5

Smooth the excess fabric towards the centre of the template so that you get a nice rounded curve to your petal

How to glue baste a hexagon petal template (aka dilly flower) step 3 of 5

Apply glue to the remaining straight edges of the petal and turn the seam allowances over

How to glue baste a hexagon petal shape (aka dilly flower) Step 4 of 5

A completed petal.  Repeat for the other petals

How to glue baste a hexagon petal shapr (aka dilly flower or hexie petals) Step 5 of 5

For an alternative order of basting, watch the video below: