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Request of the Week

2013 Request of the Week Designs


We love getting requests from you! Each week a design that has been inspired by a customer's idea or suggestion is specially made to celebrate your brilliant creativity. This page features the magnificent variety of designs that were highlighted in 2013. Texas wildflowers, lighthouses, silverware holders, and patriotic medleys are just a few of the wonderful ideas embroiderers sent to us that year,

The variety of requested designs is astounding -- and extremely inspiring. Thank you for sharing your ideas with us!



The Fruits of Love Wreath - requested by Bernadette
 
Available in five sizes:
7.55" x 7.80" and 6.68" x 6.90" and 5.85" x 6.04" and 4.85" x 5.01" and 3.71" x 3.85"


Gingerbread Cookie Clothesline - requested by Mary
 
Available in three sizes:
9.39" x 4.41" and 7.78" x 3.65" and 6.85" x 3.22"


Believe in Santa Clotheslines (His & Hers) - requested by Jo
 
 
Available in three sizes:
9.33" x 5.86" and 7.80" x 4.89" and 6.85" x 4.30"
   Available in three sizes:
9.05" x 5.85" and 7.80" x 5.04" and 6.82" x 4.40"


Shih Tzu Sketch - requested by Sandie
 
Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 6.89" and 6.60" x 5.86" and 5.47" x 4.85"


Santa & Mrs. Claus on Motorcycles - requested by Toni
 
 
Available in three sizes:
7.51" x 7.34" and 5.88" x 5.72" and 4.87" x 4.75"
  Available in three sizes:
7.47" x 7.78" and 5.83" x 6.07" and 4.84" x 5.03"


Blessings at Christmas - requested by Marlene
 
Wreath   Spray
 
Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.71" and 6.88" x 6.82" and 5.92" x 5.86" and 4.88" x 4.83" and 3.85" x 3.82"
  Available in four sizes:
11.19" x 6.89" and 9.40" x 5.78" and 7.80" x 4.80" and 6.87" x 4.23"

Swag
Available in four sizes:
11.77" x 6.54" and 9.38" x 5.29" and 7.83" x 4.39" and 6.83" x 3.79"


Pumpkin Pie Recipe (Redwork) - requested by Martha
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 6.50" and 7.01" x 5.85" and 5.84" x 4.87"


Thanksgiving Squares - requested by Kathleen

 
Give Thanks Square   Thanksgiving Feast Square
 
Available in five sizes:
7.69" x 7.80" and 6.80" x 6.90" and 5.86" x 5.95" and 4.86" x 4.93" and 3.80" x 3.86"
  Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.80" and 6.90" x 6.90" and 5.85" x 5.85" and 4.85" x 4.85" and 3.85" x 3.85"


Pheasant Sketch - requested by Debra
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 6.68" and 7.36" x 6.31" and 6.83" x 5.85" and 5.65" x 4.85"


Fluttering Filigree Flowers - Requested by Helen
 
Rose Filigree   Chrysanthemum Filigree
 
Available in four sizes:
6.87" x 7.83" and 5.86" x 6.68" and 4.86" x 5.56" and 3.37" x 3.86"
  Available in five sizes:
7.49" x 7.81" and 6.84" x 7.14" and 5.86" x 6.12" and 4.86" x 5.07" and 3.70" x 3.86"
 

Lily Filigree
Available in four sizes:
6.84" x 9.39" and 5.70" x 7.81" and 4.86" x 6.67" and 2.82" x 3.86"


Bernese Mountain Dog Sketch - requested by Joni Sue
 
 
Available in four sizes:
7.42" x 7.80" and 6.61" x 6.90" and 5.81" x 6.11" and 4.86" x 5.07"


Graceful Dogs
- requested by Glenna
To see more "Graceful" dogs, click here!
Graceful Border Collie    Graceful Sheltie 
 
Available in two sizes:
5.74" x 4.87" and 3.87" x 3.28"
  Available in two sizes:
6.14" x 4.87" and 3.87" x 3.07"


White-tailed Deer Sketch - requested by Tammy
To see the coordinating Buck Sketch, click here!
Available in four sizes:
7.48" x 7.80" and 6.61" x 6.90" and 5.86" x 6.13" and 4.86" x 5.10"


Peace Love Cure - requested by Sylvia
 
Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 4.47" and 7.80" x 3.71" and 6.86" x 3.27" and 3.86" x 1.84"


Sunbonnet Sue and Fisherman Fred in Washington, D.C. - Requested by Pat
 
 
Available in two sizes:
7.46" x 5.85" and 6.19" x 4.85"
  Available in two sizes:
8.33" x 5.86" and 6.91" x 4.86"


Basset Hound Sketch
- requested by Marlene
 
Available in four sizes:
7.56" x 7.80" and 6.69" x 6.90" and 5.85" x 6.03" and 4.83" x 4.98"


Perfect Petals - Requested by Helen
 
Butterfly on Coneflower   Dragonfly on Dahlia
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.80" and 6.91" x 6.90" and 5.87" x 5.86" and 4.87" x 4.87" and 3.89" x 3.88"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.80" and 6.91" x 6.91" and 5.87" x 5.87" and 4.88" x 4.88" and 3.89" x 3.89"


"Peace Love" designs - Requested by Guda
 
Peace Love Netball   Peace Love Rugby
 
Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 4.76" and 7.82" x 3.95" and 6.87" x 3.47" and 3.86" x 1.96" 
  Available in four sizes:
9.39" x 4.15" and 7.79" x 3.44" and 6.80" x 3.00" and 3.88" x 1.72"


Peggy's Point Lighthouse
- requested by June
 
Available in three sizes:
8.24" x 5.85" and 6.81" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 2.76"


Graceful Australian Shepherd
- requested by Glenna
To see more "Graceful" dogs, click here!
Graceful Australian Shepherd (Full Tail)   Graceful Australian Shepherd (Docked Tail)
 
Available in two sizes:
6.77" x 4.70" and 3.86" x 2.68"
  Available in two sizes:
6.78" x 4.70" and 3.86" x 2.68"


Safari Animal Silhouettes
- requested by Brenda
To find more Safari Animal Silhouettes, click here!
Rhinoceros African Buffalo
 
Available in three sizes:
7.83" x 5.84" and 6.51" x 4.85" and 3.84" x 2.87"
  Available in three sizes:
9.41" x 5.73" and 6.89" x 4.19" and 3.86" x 2.35"

Kudu   Oryx
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 7.40" and 4.86" x 6.14" and 3.05" x 3.85"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 5.89" and 4.85" x 4.88" and 3.84" x 3.85"

Elephant
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 6.70" and 4.86" x 5.56" and 3.38" x 3.86"


Goffin's Cockatoo
- requested by Arlene
Available in three sizes:
6.89" x 9.35" and 5.74" x 7.78" and 4.86" x 6.61"


All is Bright with Echoes - requested by Sharon
This design coordinates beautifully with the nativity designs
from the All is Bright with Echoes design pack.
Available in three sizes:
6.68" x 5.81" and 5.52" x 4.80" and 3.86" x 3.36"


Northern Hawk Owl - John James Audubon Plate 238. To find more Audubon
designs, visit the Creatures of Air category, Audubon's Birds department.
Available in four sizes:
8.60" x 10.61" and 6.90" x 8.52" and 5.85" x 7.23" and 4.85" x 5.99"


Doll face designs have been requested by many embroiderers who enjoy making rag
dolls. Two styles are shown below; to see more, visit the Doll Faces department in the
Children and Nursery category! A free project demonstrates how to make a rag doll.
 
 
Find doll face designs in a wide variety of styles, expressions, and sizes, in the Doll Faces department.

Rocky Raccoon Stack - requested by Susan   Smiling Skunk Stack - requested by Susan
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 8.33" and 4.82" x 6.86" and 2.71" x 3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 8.32" and 4.83" x 6.85" and 2.71" x 3.85"

Peace Love Cookies - requested by Starla
Available in four sizes:
9.39" x 3.66" and 7.79" x 3.04" and 6.84" x 2.67" and 3.90" x 1.53"

Star-Spangled Fisherman Fred
- requested by many
  Star-Spangled Sunbonnet Sue
- requested by many
   
Available in three sizes:
5.87" x 6.39" and 4.86" x 5.30" and 3.54" x 3.86" 
  Available in three sizes:
5.87" x 7.91" and 4.86" x 6.56" and 2.86" x 3.85"
 


Independence Day-themed In-the-Hoop Silverware Holders - requested by many!
Project instructions can be found here.

 

Fireworks Silverware Holder (In-the-Hoop)   Blue Ribbon Silverware Holder (In-the-Hoop)   Watermelon Silverware Holder (In-the-Hoop)

 

 

Available in one size:
4.62" x 6.85"

 

Available in one size:
4.51" x 6.82"
 

 

Available in one size:
4.07" x 6.86"
 


 
Pray - requested by Cherie   Believe - requested by Christine
 
Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 5.64" and 7.81" x 4.68" and 6.83" x 4.10"
and 3.86" x 2.32"
  Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 4.98" and 7.81" x 4.13" and 6.86" x 3.63"
and 3.88" x 2.06"

 
St. Simons Island Light - requested by Sharon   Australian Beach Hut - requested by Judy
 
Available in two sizes:
7.61" x 5.85" and 6.30" x 4.85"
  Available in two sizes:
7.40" x 5.85" and 6.14" x 4.85"

Texas Wildflowers in Mason Jar -
requested by Bonnie
  Morning Glory Trellis -
requested by Margie
 
Available in four sizes:
7.00" x 10.44" and 6.30" x 9.40" and 5.24" x 7.80" and 4.59" x 6.85"
  Available in three sizes:
6.94" x 9.29" and 5.81" x 7.81" and 4.86" x 6.49"

Rottweiler Sketch - requested by Joyce   Pembroke Welsh Corgi Sketch -
requested by Sharon
 
Available in four sizes:
7.21" x 7.80" and 6.91" x 7.48" and 5.86" x 6.32" and 4.86" x 5.49"
  Available in four sizes:
7.42" x 7.80" and 6.89" x 7.25" and 5.83" x 6.12" and 4.84" x 5.06"

Border Collie Sketch - requested by Sandy   Italian Greyhound Sketch -
requested by anonymous
 
Available in four sizes:
6.89" x 7.99" and 6.73" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 6.78" and 4.85" x 5.59"
  Available in four sizes:
7.37" x 7.80" and 6.88" x 7.29" and and 5.84" x 6.17" and 4.84" x 5.12"

Graceful Chinese Crested - requested by Sheri   Swallowtail Lighthouse - requested by Marie
 
Available in two sizes:
6.20" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.03"
  Available in three sizes:
7.99" x 5.89" and 6.62" x 4.90" and 3.83" x 2.85"

Mount Rushmore Medley -
requested by Barbara
  Grand Canyon Medley -
requested by Barbara
 
Available in three sizes:
7.70" x 6.97" and 6.49" x 5.87" and 5.39" x 4.87"

Smooth Beardtongue only:
1.84" x 3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
8.35" x 7.00" and 6.96" x 5.85" and 5.80" x 4.86"

Globemallow only:
2.98" x 3.50"

Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse - requested by Norma   Shetland Sheepdog Sketch -
requested by Sheron
 
Available in two sizes:
5.89" x 5.97" and 4.88" x 4.89"
  Available in four sizes:
7.59" x 7.80" and 6.91" x 7.11" and 5.81" x 5.97" and 4.86" x 5.01"

Cairn Terrier Sketch - requested by Anne   Pit Bull Sketch - requested by Darlene
 
Available in four sizes:
7.03" x 7.81" and 6.34" x 6.94" and 5.83" x 6.39" and 4.85" x 5.39"
  Available in four sizes:
6.88" x 7.93" and 6.77" x 7.80" and 5.84" x 6.74" and 4.84" x 5.57"

Rhodesian Ridgeback Sketch -
requested by Cindy
  Labrador Retriever Sketch - requested by Jan
 
Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 7.92" and 6.78" x 7.78" and 5.89" x 6.76" and 4.86" x 5.54"
  Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.18" and 7.49" x 6.89" and 6.32" x 5.84" and 5.25" x 4.84"

Brown Pelican - requested by Laura   Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Sketch - requested by Nancy
 
Available in four sizes:
7.89" x 11.81" and 7.00" x 10.43" and 5.89" x 8.79" and 4.58" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
7.55" x 7.79" and 6.90" x 7.13" and 5.85" x 6.03" and 4.88" x 5.01"

Buffalo Sketch - requested by Judy   Beagle Sketch - requested by Barbara
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.54" and 7.14" x 6.90" and 6.08" x 5.87" and 5.02" x 4.86"
  Available in four sizes:
7.72" x 7.77" and 6.88" x 6.92" and 5.85" x 5.90" and 4.85" x 4.90"

 
Havanese Sketch - requested by MaryAnne   Signs of Winter - requested by Geri
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.42" and 7.24" x 6.90" and  6.11" x 5.84" and 5.06" x 4.83"
  Available in three sizes:
9.35" x 4.65" and 7.78" x 3.88" and 6.84" x 3.44"


All of the designs that you see at Embroidery Library are inspired by themes, trends, and ideas submitted by embroiderers from around the world. We dedicated the Request of the Week space to spotlight a selection of those ideas for your stitching pleasure. Thank you, thank you, for sending in all your suggestions and ideas!

At this time the slots for the Request of the Week designs are filled through the end of 2018. But if you have an idea for a new theme or style, we would love to hear about it. Your idea may grow into an entire weekly series! Send ideas for new styles, subjects, themes, and trends to stitch@emblibrary.com.

And be sure to visit the following pages to see all the great requested designs for those years:
 

2017 Requests ** 2016 Requests ** 2015 Requests ** 2014 Requests


We look forward to hearing from you!


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