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Captain Awkward is without a doubt the best advise columnist on the internet. My favourite catch phrase of hers would have to be "don't listen to your jerkbrain"*. I love it so much I embroidered it so I can look at it and remind myself of it every day.


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I chose to leave the ends messy in the back and showing through. It seemed an appropriate representation of my jerk brain always lurking just below the surface.

Lettering I got from the cross stitch alphabet tool, and the border is taken from Blackwork Made Easy.




* I realised at the end of the project that I'd made it "jerk brain" instead of the Captain's "jerkbrain". Not too bothered as it's for me and I always mentally think of it as "jerk brain".

Date: 2014-04-05 05:26 am (UTC)
lilacsigil: 12 Apostles rocks, text "Rock On" (12 Apostles)
From: [personal profile] lilacsigil
Excellent! I will try to follow the message today.

Date: 2014-04-05 07:32 am (UTC)
st_aurafina: lotsa little rainbow hearts (hearts: lotsa hearts)
From: [personal profile] st_aurafina
It's so awesome! I love the blackwork!

Date: 2014-04-05 08:48 am (UTC)
weaver: (Default)
From: [personal profile] weaver
That border is really beautiful and I am going to pinch it for calligraphy.

Also, I love the ends showing through the back. So perfectly representative!

Date: 2014-04-05 02:14 pm (UTC)
anatsuno: Penelope Garcia's brilliant smile (Yay)
From: [personal profile] anatsuno
sooooooo awesome *___*

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