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« on: May 21, 2008 09:55:46 AM »

The back office at my work is small, deeply in need of repair, and generally depressing.  I thought that it needed a bit of cheering up, and nothing cheers up a room like an ironic, overly elaboratly framed cross stitch.


Ta da!  There you have it, solid proof that I work way too much.  I made it in the store colours and everything.
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2008 09:58:21 AM »

That's so funny :-D AND a great idea!

You should do some more!
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2008 10:01:55 AM »

Brilliant, I love it!
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« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2008 10:31:55 AM »

Ha ha very contemporary Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2008 11:38:16 AM »

How sad some us have to work in dreary places for most of the day.  I like the bright colors you picked out and the frame is great!  Did you put glass over it?
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« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2008 03:00:53 PM »

very cute! looks nice in that frame too!
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« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2008 03:13:04 PM »

haha very cute!
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« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2008 07:32:15 PM »

haha this is awesome; ironic cross stitches are probably my favorite thing right now!
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« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2008 08:04:56 PM »

Haha, that's so neat!
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« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2008 05:35:29 PM »

How sad some us have to work in dreary places for most of the day.  I like the bright colors you picked out and the frame is great!  Did you put glass over it?

Yes, I did put glass over it.  It didn't show up in the picture for some reason. Smiley
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