DIY: How To Make Your Very Own Naughty Cross-Stitch

A few weeks ago, my friend Lux Alptraum (who runs the fantastically NSFW porn blog Fleshbot) asked me if I could teach her how to do cross-stitch embroidery. Sure, I said. Needlepoint was actually one of the first crafts I learned, and I still find it extraordinarily comforting. And cross-stitch is one of the easiest… » 11/02/12 6:30pm 11/02/12 6:30pm

Heirloom Of The Future: Kanye West's Tweets, Embroidered

The idiosyncratic but engaging Twitter personality known as @kanyewest has now had some of his best work highlighted by needlepointer Amy Sheridan. Sheridan — and yes, the particular pieces shown in her Etsy listing are sold, but she'll get you "a brand new one, made just for you" — has immortalized some of the… » 12/12/11 4:45pm 12/12/11 4:45pm