Obviously the circle cutter tool is a prominent product in the overall line of button making supplies and accessories because it is perfect for cutting circular graphics and photos for making pinback buttons. However, the purpose of this post is to help you step outside the button making box and understand the wide variety of additional projects for which a circle cutter can be a perfect tool.
In addition to cutting graphics for pinback buttons, many arts and crafts aficionados use circle cutters to cut numerous items other than paper, and have found tremendous benefits. Schools, arts and crafts lovers, companies, and families purchase adjustable circle cutters to cut circles out of paper, thin plastic, construction paper, poster board, and fabric.
If you are looking to buy a circle cutter you want to make sure that you get one that is expertly crafted and built to be long-lasting and durable. Hopefully you can get such a cutter at an economical price as well. In addition, get a cutter that comes with free centering templates and that has easy-to-adjust pre-set stops for popular button making sizes like: 1”, 1.5”, 2.25 ”, 3”, and 3.5”. You also want to get a circle cutter that has a top-mounted quick release knob for “odd” size incremental adjustments throughout the full range from 1.313” to 4”. (more...)