15 Times Cross-Stitch Was Actually Incredibly Cool

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This is not your grandma’s cross-stitch. These projects take the art form of stitching tiny X’s with thread and turn it on its head. Giant painted cross-stitch wall murals, stitched sterling silver bangles, an embroidered IKEA stool โ€“ trust me, there’s a lot more to this craft than alphabet samplers.