Learn how to stitch colourful sugar skulls using Delica beads and brick stitch for fun charms, pendants, accessories and more. Add embellishment with glass flower beads for 3-Dimensional flair for your skulls.
This pattern includes instructions for an easy single skull and slightly more complicated double-sided designs which can be stuffed to create a more shaped pendant or charm. Experiment with colours of your choice for a unique piece. There are three different chart designs to choose from.
The perfect project for Halloween or Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead).
- Miyuki Delica beads in five or six colours
- Czech glass flower beads or other embellishment beads
- Jump rings or charm strap
- Toning beading thread or Fireline
- Needles and scissors
Most suitable for beginner-intermediate beaders. Tutorial includes beading charts to follow, close-up photos where extra explanation is needed and easy to follow instructions.
While I am happy for you to sell any items you make using this tutorial, I do ask that you credit me as the designer and I kindly ask that you do not copy, teach or share my pattern.
If you choose Digital, then the PDF instructions will be emailed to you within 24 hours once payment has been received, no shipping will be charged. If you choose Printed then a printed copy of the instructions will be sent to you in the post and you will be charged the standard postage cost.