Home decor embellished with words and phrases tends to be a bit, well, cutesy. That's why we were tickled to see artisans take cross-stitch hoops — an old-fashioned and traditionally proper style of decor — and sew subversive sayings onto them. It would be so easy to glance at these handmade works of art mounted on a wall or resting on a shelf and not notice their hilariously salty messages. But it's so much more fun when you look closely and take notice. Check out our favorites ahead, and then decide which one you'll boldly hang on your wall!