Validation is a Drug embroidery by Pretty Strange Design


  • 6-page digital pattern PDF
  • Size 5 crewel/embroidery needle
  • 1 sheet of white transfer paper
  • 9 skeins of DMC floss: 155, 554, 741, 777, 820, 957, 972, 3779, 3846

Optional additions:

  • Kona solid cotton fabric in Black, precut to 14 in./36 cm square
  • 1 FSC-certified polished beechwood embroidery hoop, 10 in. diameter
  • Ball-point tracing stylus


A colorful and slightly cheeky reminder to adorn your favorite space.

This design is scaled for an 10” embroidery hoop but can be scaled up or down to fit your project needs. All Pretty Strange patterns are designed to make sense in a variety of contexts, from wall art to clothing to tote bags. Pretty Strange patterns are a great way to add new life to old clothing items, or vintage and secondhand fabrics you have on hand.