I have friends who have taken up cross stitching, and I’m definitely not old. Older, sure, but not old. So when they started posting about their new hobby, I was a little confused as to how we got here.

But then they started posting their finished projects – their gloriously curse-filled, politically relevant, irreverent projects – and made me want to pick up a new hobby myself.

15. I have one of these that also has Ebola on it, because my friends understand horror

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14. So many things about this are awesome

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13. I’m sure this is a bestseller

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12. “Kindly”

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11. I need this one for sure

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10. When you think it’s going to be a Bible verse until you get halfway into it. Teehee.

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9. Real talk

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8. Validation

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7. Favorite

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6. Good art makes you think

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5. If you want to drop the F bomb, but in a cute way

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4. I mean, they said please

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3. A cross stitch for every home

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2. I just love inspirational art

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1. At least you know your type

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