i really like the look of these as an element of interior design:

http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=61416
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65470
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65465
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65453
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65443
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65440
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65434
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65420
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=65413

van gogh's paintings are ideal for cross-stitching.

i also like these:

http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=60517
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=60575
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=60591
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=60619
http://www.colray-crafts.com/big.php?ProductID=62399

i ordered fractal nr. 220 a year or two ago but can't seem to force myself to start working on it. the sight of the chart book with 30-odd pages frightens me.

(obviously applies only if you enjoy hand crafts)