I started making this last November for my friend's birthday. It has taken me 8 months on and off but it's finally finished. It was inspired by other needlework pieces I'd seen on craftster like this
. It was done with back stitch, satin stitch, stem stitch and a little bit of blanket stitching around the edges of the cushion to hold it together.
The completed front
And some close ups of the stitching
It's a good thing we're close friends and she loves tetris otherwise she might think it's creepy