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« on: November 04, 2013 08:40:26 PM »

I found my favorite Clark W. Griswold quote from their famous Christmas movie and I just had to cross stitch it.  Smiley
The picture did not come out good using the graph chart software, so I was gutsy and did this bad boy FREE HAND!

I'm very proud of myself and will add some poinsettias in the section that is kind of bare to the one side.
My bf loves it and it's our first homemade Christmas decor item for our first Christmas together. Thanks for looking.

 
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« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2013 09:18:13 PM »

This is fantastic!!! I totally want one now! (btw, hitting this rocks!) <3
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« Reply #2 on: November 05, 2013 01:24:13 AM »

Best. Holiday. Stitch. Ever.
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« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2013 03:18:53 AM »

You are my hero! Wink

This rocks so much!!! Love it!
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« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2013 05:57:56 AM »

Yes! This is so very awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2013 06:04:49 AM »

My favourite movie and movie quote. Awesome job.  I always wanted to stitch this up..ah one year, lol.
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« Reply #6 on: November 05, 2013 07:03:08 AM »

Absolutely hilarious! The perfect Christmas quote!
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« Reply #7 on: November 05, 2013 09:50:03 AM »

Hahaha! Love it!!
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« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2013 01:35:49 PM »

Ahhh, this brings back memories ^_^  You are very brave to stitch this free hand...but it turned out awesome!
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« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2013 06:56:12 PM »

Hilarious - and great stitching!
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« Reply #10 on: November 12, 2013 06:16:17 PM »

Thanks everyone for the kind words!  Grin

I'm planning my next cross stitch project right now, a traditional Home Sweet Home one.
 
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« Reply #11 on: November 17, 2013 12:40:48 AM »

I want one!! Funniest quote in the movie.
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« Reply #12 on: November 17, 2013 08:08:27 AM »

This totally rocks Grin
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« Reply #13 on: November 17, 2013 07:16:17 PM »

So much win!
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« Reply #14 on: November 23, 2013 06:39:29 PM »

My favorite holiday movie, ever! I watch it every year and laugh and laugh. Great job on the stitching!
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« Reply #15 on: December 23, 2013 06:35:29 AM »

This is awesome. I love the layout and mixed fonts!!
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« Reply #16 on: December 23, 2013 07:38:06 AM »

Hilarious! Love it. Smiley You did an awesome job - especially awesome since you free-handed it.
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« Reply #17 on: December 28, 2013 01:42:13 PM »

Congratulations for being featured on Mr XStitch's Not Safe for Work Saturday!  http://www.mrxstitch.com/nsfw-saturday-mauoijenns-clark-griswold-cross-stitch/#more-43003
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« Reply #18 on: January 06, 2014 12:24:23 AM »

Thanks for letting me know Ludi. I'm shocked my work would be posted on someone else's blog. WOOT!!   Grin
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« Reply #19 on: January 10, 2014 03:21:07 PM »

Ha made me giggle this is the best next to SH*TTER was full
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« Reply #20 on: January 11, 2014 03:01:20 AM »

Gonzlady45, exactly! Sh*tter Full second best quote from movie.  Smiley
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... so many ideas ... so little time ... We are about to MOVE!! (crafting for my family's new crib)

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