Is your house missing a badass feminist cross stitch?

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Sarah Oakes

Macrame, knitting, embroidery and cross stitch's triumphant return to the mainstream has been very well documented, but subversive cross stitch is a break-out genre of it's own - and the feminist variety is particularly powerful.

It's hard to deny one of these beauties wouldn't be the finishing touch in any powerful woman's living room.

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Feminist Killjoy (Stitch You Know, $20)

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Because, aren't we all?

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Cross Stitch by Rachel, $56)

The Notorious RBG in beautiful cross stitch format.

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Not Yours Never Was (Yes Stitch Yes, $44)

Quick daily meditation on consent and control.

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Yas Kween (Koezee, $28)

An ode to Broad City and your personal mantra.

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Not Sorry (Taylor Made, $32)

Sorry not sorry, dudes.

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Boss Ass Bitch (Chicago Stitch, $25)

There's no room for subtlety in the world of feminist cross stitch and embroidery.

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All Adventurous Women Do (That X Stitch Cray, $59)

Quote via Girls - words to live by.

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Ovaries Before Brovaries (Fallen Designs, $35)

The wise words of one Leslie Knope.

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Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History (Bleuroo, $25)

For the rebels and the troublemakers.

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Cats Against Catcalling (Stitch You Knot, $36)

There's also a great 'Manatees Against Misogyny' version.

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Hillary Clinton campaign cushion (HillaryClinton.com, $75)

A woman's place is in the White House (and Parliament House).

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Riots Not Diets (Spoonie Stitching, $32)

Words to live by.

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Smash The Patriarchy (Havenly, $40)

Perfect for your bedside table.

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Wake Up, Kick Ass, Repeat (Floss Boss Embroidery, $40)

New personal mantra.

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Bitches Get Stuff Done (Fawn and Peach, $39)

Truer words were never spoken.

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