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Le Smiths point de croix

Added Feb 14, 2010

by alekat

Sydney, Australia






For Christmas I made my friend a cross stitch with lyrics from The Smiths.

I admit I did copy the idea from another person but only because I didnt have the time to wait for it to be made and then sent from the US, so I did it myself within a couple of days.

I Wanted to do it on Navy or Brown Aida cloth but my local craft store only sells white or pink. how boring!

I left it in the embroidery hoop to be hung as is.

Material Notes

White aida cloth and black floss




Garment Type

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    Jul 29, 2013, 12.53 PMby Debbie Allingham

    Love it!! Just looking through your studio to see all your work and came across this! I’m a huge Morrissey and Smiths fan and love to make related fan stuff for me and my friends – this just gave me another idea. Thank you :)

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      Jul 30, 2013, 10.33 AMby alekat

      Oh im glad you like it!

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    Mar 22, 2010, 11.21 AMby helenadoll

    I love the Smiths, and this looks like my handwriting! Brilliant :D

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    • Catherine_a-01_large

      Mar 23, 2010, 06.52 AMby alekat

      Oh wow! I wish my hand writing was more like this. I like your frock in your profile pic! So lovely and Betty draper like

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      Mar 24, 2010, 02.24 PMby helenadoll

      everyone’s said it’s very Madmen, I must have been inspired without realising it! :)

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    Feb 16, 2010, 09.53 PMby arabellas

    lord knows, it would be the first time

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    Feb 15, 2010, 06.14 AMby caramia-made

    Brilliant idea!

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    Feb 15, 2010, 06.04 AMby Ana B

    cool idea

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