Skull and Crossbones

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Day of the dead embroidery pattern

Skull and crossbone embroideries

For both skulls I used 2 strands of a 6 strand embroidery cotton.

Skull and crossbone embroidery pattern

For the floral skull, work the outline in running stitch, backstitch for the nose and lazy daisy stitch for the eye flowers, with a french knot in the centre of each eye.

Skull and crossbones embroidery pattern

For the plain skull, work entirely in outline stitch.


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