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Nice 'n' Simple
Embroider an adorable sugar skull brooch.

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  1. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 1 1

    Start by making your templates. You'll need a simple skull head, a circle for the eye and a heart shape for the nose.

  2. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 2 2

    Cut two of the heads out of white felt. I managed to get white felt with a sparkle which made it look even more like sugar.

  3. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 3 3

    Now cut out the eyes and nose from the black felt. Thread up your needle with hot pink thread.

  4. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 4 4

    Stitch around the eye.

  5. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 5 5

    Attach the other eye in the same way and stitch on the nose.

  6. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 6 6

    Use blue thread to stitch the skulls teeth and bone structure.




  7. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 7 7

    Use pink felt to stitch the gums and add some flower decorations around the face and a cross in between the eyes.

  8. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 8 8

    Sew a brooch back on to the second felt skull.

  9. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 8 9

    Use black thread to add a few swirls around the face and extra dotted details around the eyes.

  10. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 9 10

    Place one skull on top of the other and stitch together around the edges.

  11. How to make a fabric pin. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 10 11

    Add some gems in to the middle of the eyes and around the rest of the face.

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