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Nice 'n' Simple
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2007
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Embroider an adorable sugar skull brooch.

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Instructions

  1. How to sew a fabric skull brooch. 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 sew a fabric skull brooch. 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 sew a fabric skull brooch. 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 sew a fabric skull brooch. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 4 4

    Stitch around the eye.

  5. How to sew a fabric skull brooch. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 5 5

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

  6. How to sew a fabric skull brooch. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 6 6

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




  7. How to sew a fabric skull brooch. 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 sew a fabric skull brooch. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 8 8

    Sew a brooch back on to the second felt skull.

  9. How to sew a fabric skull brooch. 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 sew a fabric skull brooch. Sugar Skull Brooch - Step 9 10

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

  11. How to sew a fabric skull brooch. 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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Comments

Rainbow Wyvern
Rainbow Wyvern · Erie, Pennsylvania, us

Wow, it is so pretty and adorable, I really want to do this some day! Nice!

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KageG
KageG · Bristol, England, gb · 20 projects

Loving it!

x

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Lauren D.
Lauren D. · Columbus, Ohio, us

Thanks so much for this tutorial! I'll be making this!

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Kiirby
Kiirby · 8 projects

this is soo cute im making two now to stick on some boring shoes XD thankyoooo <3

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asdf
asdf · 4 projects

Wow its amazing... Im gonna make thousand of them *.*
Thank you <3

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PrincessCandy
PrincessCandy · Earth, Texas, us

Ohh! This is perfect, I've been obsessed with sugar skulls lately! <3

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Grace C.
Grace C. · Liverpool, Nova Scotia, ca · 2 projects

I just made a necklace version! I will post a version tomorrow!

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bhomeshwari i.
bhomeshwari i.

GREAT!!!!!

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Corvus
Corvus · 1 project

can't wait to make one : )

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Nomycookie^^
Nomycookie^^ · 14 projects

So simple and it looks awesome! gunna stick it to my bag....x0x0

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