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Request-fest
Request-fest

NEW THIS WEEK - August 27th, 2014


Each week we are bowled over by the number of excellent suggestions we receive from creative stitchers! An all new Request-fest showcases a selection of these fun and fabulous ideas.

Realistic birds perching on leafy branches, vintage-stitch days of the week owls, dogs in bath tubs, and lighthouses make up an amazing variety.

Cozy coffee sayings and bowling designs round out this edition of Request-fest, with something to savor for every taste.

All these outstanding new designs are on sale now, only $1.25 each! Pick all your favorites at this special price before Tuesday, September 2nd, at 11:59 pm Central time. Happy stitching!

Perk up your morning coffee with a colorful and crafty mug rug -- click here for project instructions! Make a smaller coaster version with these instructions here.


Birds of a Feather

Karen admired the original Birds of a Feather designs, and requested more birds in a similar style. Richly realistic birds perch on branches in the panels below, creating a naturally beautiful look for pillow shams, wall hangings, framed embroidery, and more. Below, Magnolia Warblers and Eastern Bluebirds are ready to land on your next embroidery project.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in four sizes:
6.03" x 11.74" and 4.82" x 9.39"
3.99" x 7.77" and 3.52" x 6.86"
  Available in four sizes:
6.06" x 11.72" and 4.85" x 9.37"
4.03" x 7.79" and 3.55" x 6.86"


Indigo Buntings (left) and Painted Buntings (right) look real enough to fly away. Create exquisite centerpieces with these dazzling birds on pillow covers, wall hangings, and in framed pieces.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in four sizes:
6.09" x 11.74" and 4.88" x 9.40"
4.03" x 7.77" and 3.55" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
6.03" x 11.73" and 4.83" x 9.39"
4.01" x 7.80" and 3.52" x 6.86"


Days of the Week Owls (Vintage)

Savvy stitchers like Marion know that Days of the Week owl towels are a smart way to freshen kitchen decor! She requested these light and bright designs, and plans to create a stunning towel set for her kitchen. A word to the wise: the names of the days are on a separate color stop, so they can be left off for excellent project versatility.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in two sizes:
4.42" x 6.59" and 2.53" x 3.76"
  Available in two sizes:
4.23" x 6.46" and 2.41" x 3.69"


Owls are a favorite artistic subject for embroiderers, with their sweet faces and gorgeous feathers. Bring the beauty and mystery of these birds to your embroidery projects!
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in two sizes:
4.38" x 6.72" and 2.50" x 3.84"
  Available in two sizes:
4.90" x 6.45" and 2.80" x 3.69"


Create a fun retro look on kitchen towels, wall hangings, table linens, pillow covers, and more with these finely plumed perching owls. Also very handsome on shirts and totes!
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in two sizes:
4.62" x 6.81" and 2.64" x 3.88"
  Available in two sizes:
4.54" x 6.42" and 2.60" x 3.68"


Make every day special with days of the week vintage-stitch owls. With or without the name of the day, these sweet owls are fun and fashionable embellishments all year long.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in two sizes:
4.51" x 6.36" and 2.57" x 3.63"


Days of the Week Owls (Vintage) Design Packs

Add Days of the Week Owls (Vintage) designs to flour sack and tea towels for a refreshing addition to the kitchen. Wall hangings, T-shirts, tote bags, pillow covers, and table linens are also natural perching places for these feathered friends.
 

Days of the Week Owls (Vintage) Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 7 designs, on sale now, only $8.75! Two sizes are available to suit any project.

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 2 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"



Squeaky Clean Canines

Stitch squeaky clean fun onto towels, wall hangings for the powder room, tote bags, and more with these darling bath time dogs! Brenda requested a Dachshund in a tub, and that design was such a "wiener," it was obvious that other breeds in bubble baths would be necessary. Below, a German Shepherd and a Poodle "paws" for a hot bath at the end of the day.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
   
Available in two sizes:
4.86" x 6.12" and 3.06" x 3.85"
    Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 5.13" and 3.65" x 3.86"


What's cuter than a Pug in a tub? How about a Dachshund with his rubber duckie? Create an irresistibly adorable set of bath towels with these bathing beauties.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in two sizes:
3.87" x 4.85" and 3.08" x 3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
6.45" x 4.81" and 3.86" x 2.88"


A Border Collie and a Basset Hound relax in bubble baths, scrubbing all their cares away. Dog lovers of all ages will fall for these designs on towels, pillow covers, mini-quilts, and more.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
     
Available in two sizes:
5.03" x 4.88" and 3.86" x 3.73"
  Available in two sizes:
5.18" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.61"


Squeaky Clean Canines Design Packs

Playful puppies bring bubbly fun to bath towels, tote bags, wall hangings, pillow covers, and more. Get the Squeaky Clean Canines Design Pack for all the sweet tub time dogs!
 

Squeaky Clean Canines Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 6 designs, on sale now, only $7.50! Two sizes are available to suit any project.

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 2 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"



Cape Forchu Lighthouse

The Cape Forchu Lightstation is fittingly called the Beacon to Canada. Debbie requested this handsome lighthouse, first lit on January 15th, 1840. That first light was a kerosene lamp which had to be carefully watched, as it could easily go out. Add a bit of Canadian history to wall hangings, pillow covers, tote bags, and more!
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in three sizes:
8.00" x 5.86" and 6.64" x 4.86" and 3.90" x 3.17"


Grosse Point Lighthouse

Barb requested the Grosse Point Lighthouse, built in 1873 as the lead lighthouse marking the approach to Chicago. This lighthouse is no longer active, but during the late 1800's was a vital safety marker as Chicago often had more arrivals and departures in an 8-month shipping season than the year-round ocean ports of New York City and San Francisco.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in three sizes:
7.36" x 5.85" and 6.10" x 4.85" and 3.90" x 3.10"


Protea Flowers

Protea flowers are also sometimes called sugarbushes, a sweet nickname for a sweetly colored blossom. Jeanetta requested these stunning flowers. The variety of designs shows the stages of the protea bloom, with the dramatic macro design below as a lush centerpiece.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.81" and 6.87" x 6.86" and 5.86" x 5.85" and 4.88" x 4.86" and 3.88" x 3.88"


A single protea flower opens fully. Let this unique flower blossom on pillow covers, quilts, towels, and more for a naturally beautiful embellishment.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in five sizes:
7.73" x 7.81" and 6.79" x 6.86" and 5.86" x 5.91" 4.85" x 4.90" and 3.85" x 3.90"


A collage includes protea flower buds in every state of blooming. So pretty on pillow covers!
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.51" and 7.16" x 6.90"
6.06" x 5.84" and 5.04" x 4.85"


Protea flowers are very old. The genus was named in 1735 by Carl Linnaeus after the Greek god Proteus, who could change his form at will, because they have such a wide variety of forms. A partially opened bud and a fully blooming flower are very pretty on bath towel sets.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
   
Available in two sizes:
4.47" x 4.61" and 3.04" x 3.13"
  Available in two sizes:
3.86" x 3.40" and 2.62" x 2.30"
 


Delicate buds add splashes of pink and brilliant green leaves are very fresh in these classic designs. Coordinate with the collage above on a mini-quilt for a lovely bit of landscaping.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in two sizes:
2.53" x 2.96" and 1.72" x 2.02"
  Available in two sizes:
3.02" x 2.44" and 2.06" x 1.66"


Coffee Makes Me Awesome

Susan loves coffee, and since it makes her awesome, wanted more designs celebrating the amazing powers of a cup of joe. Take time to smell the coffee, and stitch a cup of the good stuff onto towels, sweatshirts, quilts, wall hangings, tote bags, and much more.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 7.71" and 5.86" x 6.54" and 4.86" x 5.42"
  Available in three sizes:
6.80" x 7.81" and 5.86" x 6.73" and 4.85" x 5.57"


Espresso yourself with designs robust enough to dress up a set of towels and potholders.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
   
Available in four sizes:
7.81" x 7.67" and 6.93" x 6.82"
5.91" x 5.85" and 4.88" x 4.84"
  Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.28" and 7.39" x 6.90"
6.28" x 5.86" and 5.18" x 4.84" 
 


Create a double shot of fashion that is always in style with freshly stitched coffee designs.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
   
Available in three sizes:
6.86" x 9.42" and 5.69" x 7.81"
 4.85" x 6.66"
   Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 8.84" and 5.86" x 7.51" and 4.84" x 6.20"

   On sale now - only $1.25 each!      On sale now - only $1.25 each!
   
Available in four sizes:
6.85" x 10.81" and 5.85" x 9.24"
4.95" x 7.81" and 4.33" x 6.86"
   Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 8.30" and 6.48" x 7.80"
5.86" x 7.05" and 4.87" x 5.86"


Espresso Yourself (Applique)

Diana is looking forward to creating a special blend of kitchen towels with these applique coffee designs. Applique project instructions show how easy it is to brew up savory stitches using your favorite fabrics. Perfect for perking up kitchen decor!
 
   On sale now - only $1.25 each!      On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in three sizes:
7.03" x 7.80" and 5.86" x 6.50" and 4.86" x 5.39"
  Available in three sizes:
7.81" x 7.41" and 6.15" x 5.84" and 5.13" x 4.87"


Warm up towels, market bags, wall hangings, tote bags, and more with these special blends.
 
   On sale now - only $1.25 each!      On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in three sizes:
7.79" x 6.97" and 6.48" x 5.80" and 5.45" x 4.88"
  Available in two sizes:
6.43" x 5.84" and 5.33" x 4.84"


Create a caffeinated look for your favorite coffee lover with these aromatic designs. Click here for applique project instructions to whip up a cup or two in no time.
 
   On sale now - only $1.25 each!      On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in two sizes:
5.86" x 7.62" and 4.86" x 6.32"
  Available in two sizes:
5.86" x 7.19" and 4.86" x 5.96"


Coffee quotes are a fun way to share life's small pleasures, one cup at a time!
 
  On sale now - only $1.25 each!      On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in three sizes:
7.35" x 7.81" and 5.90" x 6.27" and 4.88" x 5.18"
  Available in three sizes:
7.81" x 7.27" and 6.30" x 5.86" and 5.23" x 4.86"


Bowling a Strike

Gypsie requested bowling designs, so these should be right up her alley. A retro look adds timeless appeal. If you know one of the approximately 50 million bowlers in America, you'll have a ball with these designs!
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in five sizes:
8.66" x 6.90" and 7.80" x 6.22" and 7.35" x 5.86"
6.02" x 4.80" and 3.88" x 3.08"


Stitch a strike every time with these fun designs on jacket backs, shirts, and bags.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.38" and 7.29" x 6.90" and 6.20" x 5.87"
5.08" x 4.80" and 3.88" x 3.66"


A ball and pin border is the perfect game for towels and tote bags, as well as shirts. This design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 3.95" and 9.40" x 3.16" and 7.80" x 2.63" and 5.99" x 2.17" and 2.94" x 2.03"


Corner and accent designs score big in small places. Perfect for towels, shirts, and more.
 
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!       On sale now - only $1.25 each!
 
Available in three sizes:
5.87" x 5.87" and 4.87" x 4.86" and 3.89" x 3.88"
  Available in one size:
3.86" x 3.70"


Bowling a Strike Design Packs

Bowl a strike with these sporting designs on jacket backs, quilts, bags, towels, and more!
 

Bowling a Strike Design Packs

The designs are sold singly (use the links above), or get several in a pack! Five sizes are available to suit your projects. Click on a link to a pack to see the designs included and to add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 5 sizes:

**XXL - 9 designs smaller than 7" x 11.8"
**XL - 9 designs smaller than 7.9" x 7.9"
**Lg - 9 designs smaller than 6" x 10"
**Md - 7  designs smaller than 5: x 7"
**Sm - 5 designs smaller than 4" x 4"



Official Bowling Shirt

There are bowling shirts, and then there are official bowling shirts. Make sure your favorite bowlers are sporting the best look possible with this classic shirt front design.
 
Stitch-filled version
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in six sizes:
11.00" x 5.31" and 9.41" x 4.54" and 7.80" x 3.77" and 6.80" x 3.29"
5.25" x 2.54" and 3.89" x 1.89"


Create a shirt that's only for wearing to the lanes, and your family and friends will be bowled over! Project instructions demonstrate how to stitch an applique design.
 
Applique version
    On sale now - only $1.25 each!
Available in five sizes:
11.00" x 5.33" and 9.40" x 4.56" and 7.80" x 3.79" and 6.82" x 3.32" and 5.25" x 2.57"


Special Request of the Week

But wait, there's one more request! This Special Request of the Week comes from JoAnn, and the Rat Terrier sketch and silhouette she suggested are excellent additions to tote bags, towels, quilts, pillow covers, and more. The alert expression indicates an intelligence that makes these dogs excel in agility and obedience. They're playful, too, and are exceptionally loyal to their family. Thank you, JoAnn, for this fabulous design request!
 
 Only $1.25 until September 2!    Only $1.25 until September 2! 
 
Available in three sizes:
6.89" x 7.65" and 5.84" x 6.48" and 4.86" x 5.38"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 8.50" and 4.73" x 6.87" and 2.66" x 3.85"


Want to see more? Click here to see designs released in previous weeks!


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