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Cheerfully Nihilistic Star Cross Stitch Pattern - instant PDF Download

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Everyone's favorite cheerful nihilist is now available as a cross stitch pattern!

My sample stitch is shown stitched on 18ct black aida and displayed in a 6x8 frame (though it would fit in a 5x7). It's intended to be stitched on black fabric. 

Purchase also includes alternate caption versions:

"Time, like hope, is an illusion."
"Oooooh, fresh meat for the grinder!"
"There is no sunshine; only darkness"


Formats: 4 2-page PDF patterns

  • 2pg color+symbols for each text version

Size: 81x107 stitches

Finish sizes based on fabric count
Fabric 14ct (or 28/2) 16ct (or 32/2) 18ct (or 36/2)
Inches 5.7 x 7.6 in 5 x 6.7 in 4.4 x 5.9 in
cm 14.5 x 19.4 cm 12.7 x 17 cm
11.3 x 15.1 cm

Stitches used: full X, 3/4, backstitch
Colors: 10 DMC colors; no specialty thread
Difficulty: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪ Easy

If you need help handling any of the stitches used in this pattern, check out my youtube tutorials.


See graphic for finish sizing at different aida counts

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