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Calavera de Azucar by Penelope Harris
Penelope Harris says, "I made this quilt for the 2014 Hoffman Fabric Challenge. It was accepted into the traveling show and it was sent to different quilt shows throughout the country for about a year. The fabric reminded me of Mexico with its bright sunny colors. At the time, my Mexican niece was pinning sugar skulls onto Pinterest and that is where the inspiration came for designing my own Calavera de Azucar."
We enjoyed the colors, design and execution of this quilt! In the photo above you can see the precise blanket stitching of the applique pieces on the skull.
NOTE: For free patterns for sugar skulls, see our Free Patterns for Dia de los Muertos!
Image credits: Photos of Calavera de Azucar were taken by Quilt Inspiration.