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Request of the Week

2015 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 2015. Lighthouses, animals sketches, and days of the week designs 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!
 



Wood Duck Sketch - Requested by Joy
 
Available in three sizes:
7.76" x 6.56" and 6.91" x 5.85" and 5.74" x 4.85"


Winter Dress Form - Requested by Mary Pat
 
Available in five sizes:
6.87" x 9.68" and 5.85" x 8.24" and 5.30" x 7.47" and 4.82" x 6.79" and 2.80" x 3.89"


Peeking Yeti Designs - Requested by Carol!

These designs have flat bottoms so they can peek from the edges of towels and
quilt blocks. See placement tips in this tutorial - and this video on YouTube!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
8.51" x 4.61" and 6.84" x 3.71" and 3.86" x 2.09"
  Available in three sizes:
8.53" x 4.60" and 6.88" x 3.71" and 3.90" x 2.13"


Days of the Week Snowmen (Vintage) - Requested by many!
     
 
Available in two sizes:
6.46" x 4.73" and 3.86" x 2.94"
  Available in two sizes:
4.76" x 4.84" and 3.80" x 3.86"

     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.20" x 4.86" and 3.90" x 3.64"
  Available in two sizes:
6.47" x 4.78" and 3.86" x 2.85"

     
 
Available in two sizes:
6.27" x 4.41" and 3.86" x 2.72"
  Available in two sizes:
4.21" x 4.77" and 3.41" x 3.86"

 
Available in two sizes:
5.58" x 4.84" and 3.86" x 3.35"


Days of the Week Snowmen (Vintage) Design Pack

Days of the Week Snowmen (Vintage) Design Pack

Let these sweets snowmen adorn your next set of tea towels!

They're all available in a design pack -- priced at only $10.97!

 

The pack is available in 2 sizes:

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



Country Christmas Cardinal on Branches - Requested by Connie
 
Available in four sizes:
8.90" x 6.90" and 7.54" x 5.86" and 6.26" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 2.99"


Icelandic Sheepdog Sketch & Silhouette Designs - Requested by Eya
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.58" x 6.90" and 6.43" x 5.85" and 5.32" x 4.85"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 7.52" and 4.84" x 6.21" and 3.01" x 3.86"


Great Dane Sketch & Silhouette Designs - Requested by Shanon
 
Great Dane Sketch
(Full Ears)
  Great Dane Sketch
(Cropped Ears)
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 6.85" and 6.65" x 5.84" and 5.52" x 4.85"
  Available in four sizes:
7.49" x 7.80" and 6.90" x 7.18"
5.85" x 6.09" and 4.85" x 5.05"

 
Great Dane Silhouette
(Full Ears)
  Great Dane Silhouette
(Cropped Ears)
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 6.53" and 4.84" x 5.40" and 3.46" x 3.87"
  Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 8.29" and 4.84" x 6.85" and 2.72" x 3.86"


Old Point Comfort Lighthouse Designs - Requested by April
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.14" x 6.90" and 7.75" x 5.85" and 6.42" x 4.85"
  Available in three sizes:
9.12" x 6.90" and 7.73" x 5.85" and 6.41" x 4.85"


Snowboarding Santa - Requested by Janet
 
Available in three sizes:
5.36" x 7.80" and 4.72" x 6.86" and 2.67" x 3.88"


Canine Couture - Requested by Amanda

Learn how to stitch classic applique designs by following our project
instructions here, or by watching our YouTube video here.
 
Stitch-filled Version   Applique Version
 
Available in four sizes:
7.37" x 4.89" and 6.47" x 4.29"
5.35" x 3.55" and 3.64" x 2.42"
  Available in four sizes:
7.81" x 4.43" and 7.15" x 4.06"
6.29" x 3.57" and 3.87" x 2.20"

 
Stitch-filled Version   Applique Version
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 5.69" and 6.85" x 5.00"
5.66" x 4.13" and 3.86" x 2.81"
  Available in four sizes:
6.11" x 5.12" and 5.45" x 4.56"
4.78" x 4.01" and 2.94" x 2.46"

 
Stitch-filled Version   Applique Version
 
Available in four sizes:
6.88" x 6.67" and 6.04" x 5.86"
5.02" x 4.87" and 3.42" x 3.31"
  Available in four sizes:
6.39" x 6.01" and 5.88" x 5.53"
5.14" x 4.84" and 3.02" x 2.83"


Dachshund Pulling Sleigh - Requested by Lynn
 
Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 5.45" and 7.81" x 4.52" and 6.87" x 3.97" and 3.86" x 2.23"


Sugar Skull - Requested by Shirley
 
Available in three sizes:
6.88" x 9.76" and 5.48" x 7.78" and 4.83" x 6.85"


Graceful Dog Designs - Requested by Jenni
     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.90" x 4.86" and 3.87" x 3.19"
  Available in two sizes:
6.53" x 4.86" and 3.88" x 2.89"


We Go Together Designs - Requested by Marsha
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.69" x 6.85" and 6.58" x 5.86"
5.45" x 4.85" and 3.87" x 3.45"
  Available in four sizes:
7.69" x 6.85" and 6.58" x 5.86"
5.45" x 4.85" and 3.87" x 3.45"


Hens & Roosters (Heirloom Applique) - Requested by Margherita

Learn how to stitch heirloom applique designs by following our project
instructions here, or by watching our YouTube video here.
     
 
Available in two sizes:
4.93" x 4.85" and 3.88" x 3.82"
  Available in two sizes:
4.84" x 5.53" and 3.37" x 3.85"

     
 
Available in two sizes:
4.86" x 5.32" and 3.55" x 3.89"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 5.47" and 3.43" x 3.87"

     
 
Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 5.96" and 3.15" x 3.87"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 4.97" and 3.77" x 3.86"


Vintage Autumn Floral Sprays & Teacups - Requested by Sandi
     
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.56" and 9.41" x 3.66"
  7.81" x 3.03" and 6.84" x 2.66"
3.89" x 1.66"
  Available in four sizes:
6.48" x 7.81" and 5.86" x 7.07"
4.86" x 5.86" and 3.20" x 3.86"

     
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.64" and 9.41" x 3.72"
 7.80" x 3.08" and 6.86" x 2.71"
3.89" x 1.76"
  Available in four sizes:
6.91" x 7.43" and 5.86" x 6.30"
4.86" x 5.22" and 3.59" x 3.86"


Primitive Autumn Scene - Requested by Connie
 
Available in four sizes:
9.88" x 6.90" and 7.80" x 5.45" and 6.86" x 4.80" and 3.86" x 2.70"


Scottish Terrier and Boston Terrier Stacks - Requested by Faye and Terry
     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.85" x 6.38" and 4.85" x 5.29"
  Available in two sizes:
5.86" x 8.64" and 4.65" x 6.86"


Each of the playful pups are also available singly. Use these designs to make your own stack or add as an accent in conjunction with the stack designs above.
     
 
Available in one size:
2.40" x 2.31"
  Available in one size:
2.41" x 2.91"

     
 
Available in one size:
3.48" x 2.96"
  Available in one size:
3.28" x 3.13"

     
 
Available in one size:
3.86" x 2.75"
  Available in one size:
3.86" x 3.80"


Bloodhound Sketch & Silhouette - Requested by Lynn
     
 
Available in three sizes:
6.80" x 7.62" and 5.83" x 6.52" and 4.82" x 5.38"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 8.03" and 4.84" x 6.63" and 3.01" x 3.86"


Pacific Parrotlets - Requested by Sandi
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.77" x 7.80" and 6.89" x 6.91"
5.83" x 5.86" and 4.86" x 4.88"
  Available in four sizes:
10.34" x 6.89" and 8.80" x 5.86"
7.79" x 5.19" and 6.86" x 4.57"


Square Dance Dress Forms - Requested by Linda
     
 
Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 11.16" and 5.82" x 9.40"
  4.82" x 7.80" and 4.24" x 6.86"
  Available in four sizes:
6.43" x 11.75" and 5.15" x 9.40"
  4.27" x 7.80" and 3.75" x 6.86"


Spinone Italiano Sketch & Silhouette - Requested by Elaine
 
Spinone Italiano Sketch
(Full Tail)
  Spinone Italiano Sketch
(Docked Tail)
 
Available in three sizes:
7.37" x 6.90" and 6.24" x 5.85" and 5.19" x 4.90"
  Available in three sizes:
7.43" x 6.90" and 6.30" x 5.85" and 5.21" x 4.85"

 
Spinone Italiano Silhouette
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 6.68" and 4.86" x 5.54" and 3.39" x 3.86"


Scottish Dance Dress Form - Requested by Louise
Available in four sizes:
6.13" x 11.74" and 4.91" x 9.39" and 4.07" x 7.78" and 3.59" x 6.85"


Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Sketch & Silhouette - Requested by Valerie
 
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Sketch
(Full tail)
  Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Sketch
(Docked Tail)
 
Available in three sizes:
7.34" x 6.90" and 6.22" x 5.85" and 5.07" x 4.78"
  Available in three sizes:
7.34" x 6.90" and 6.22" x 5.85" and 5.07" x 4.78"

 
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Silhouette
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 6.78" and 4.83" x 5.59" and 3.33" x 3.86"


Peeking Skunk - Requested by Natalie
     
 
Available in three sizes:
8.51" x 5.03" and 6.87" x 4.06" and 3.86" x 2.28
  Available in three sizes:
8.52" x 4.99" and 6.88" x 4.03" and 3.90" x 2.28"


Peeking Dala Horse - Requested by Sarah
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.56" x 5.86" and 6.27" x 4.86" and 3.85" x 2.99"
  Available in three sizes:
7.65" x 5.88" and 6.34" x 4.87" and 3.90" x 3.01"


Jesus Has My Back Designs - Requested by Linda
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.06" x 6.85" and 7.77" x 5.87" and 6.44" x 4.87"
  Available in three sizes:
6.85" x 9.03" and 5.86" x 7.73" and 4.87" x 6.41"


Saluki Dog Designs - Requested by Donna
     
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 6.91" and 4.86" x 5.73" and 3.27" x 3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.59" and 7.10" x 6.90"
6.03" x 5.85" and 4.99" x 4.86"


Summertime Dress Form Designs - Requested by Mary Pat
     
 
Available in four sizes:
6.38" x 11.70" and 5.13" x 9.41"
 4.25" x 7.80" and 3.74" x 6.86"
  Available in four sizes:
6.44" x 11.72" and 5.16" x 9.40"
 4.31" x 7.83" and 3.78" x 6.88"


Gouldian Finch with Filigree - Requested by Trish
 
Available in three sizes:
8.89" x 6.89" and 7.54" x 5.85" and 6.27" x 4.86"


Bearded Collie Sketch & Silhouette Designs - Requested by Rhonda
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 6.76" and 6.75" x 5.85" and 5.59" x 4.85"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 6.94" and 4.84" x 5.73" and 3.26" x 3.86"


Crafty Blackwork Designs - Requested by Sarah and Donna
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.56" x 6.91" and 7.81" x 5.65" and 6.73" x 4.87"
  Available in four sizes:
10.25" x 6.91" and 8.69" x 5.86"
 7.82" x 5.27" and 6.87" x 4.63"


Texas Windmill Designs - Requested by Marjorie
     
 
Available in four sizes:
4.91" x 11.75" and 3.93" x 9.40"
 3.26" x 7.80" and 2.87" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
4.91" x 11.75" and 3.93" x 9.40"
 3.26" x 7.80" and 2.87" x 6.85"


West Highland Silhouette & Sketch Designs - Requested by Kathleen
     
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 8.10" and 4.86" x 6.72"
and 2.79" x 3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
7.50" x 7.80" and 6.90" x 7.19"
5.86" x 6.13" and 4.85" x 5.04"


Alpaca Sketch - Requested by Sylvia
 
Available in four sizes:
7.78" x 7.56" and 7.12" x 6.92" and 6.03" x 5.87" and 5.00" x 4.87"


Red Kite Design - Requested by Yvonne
     
 
Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 9.65" and 5.58" x 7.79" and 4.89" x 6.82"
  Available in three sizes:
9.46" x 6.89" and 7.77" x 5.74" and 6.66" x 4.85"


Great Grey Owl Sketch - Requested by Marilyn
 
Available in four sizes:
7.79" x 7.80" and 6.90" x 6.91" and 5.85" x 5.86" and 4.85" x 4.86"


Alaskan Magpie Collage - Requested by Mary
 
Available in three sizes:
6.88" x 9.74" and 5.48" x 7.76" and 4.85" x 6.87"

 
   
Available in two sizes:
3.53" x 3.86" and 2.53" x 2.76"
  Available in two sizes:
4.93" x 4.86" and 3.54" x 3.49"
  Available in two sizes:
4.22" x 4.35" and 3.73" x 3.86"


Port Isabel Lighthouse Designs - Requested by Dorothy
 
Port Isabel Lighthouse   Port Isabel Lighthouse Sketch
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.60" and 7.09" x 6.90"
6.05" x 5.89" and 4.99" x 4.85"
  Available in four sizes:
7.79" x 7.61" and 7.08" x 6.90"
6.04" x 5.89" and 4.97" x 4.85"


American Cocker Spaniel - Requested by Marion, Lynn, Jeanne, & more!
 
Graceful Cocker Spaniel (Full tail)   Graceful Cocker Spaniel (Docked tail)
 
Available in two sizes:
5.32" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.53"
  Available in two sizes:
5.32" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.53"

 
Cocker Spaniel Silhouette
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 7.73" and 4.89" x 6.45" and 2.94" x 3.87"


Days of the Week Sushi (Vintage) - Requested by Christine
 
     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.16" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.63"
  Available in two sizes:
5.12" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.66"

     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.10" x 4.84" and 3.86" x 3.66"
  Available in two sizes:
5.14" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.66"

     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.14" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.65"
  Available in two sizes:
5.09" x 4.87" and 3.86" x 3.70"

 
Available in two sizes:
5.14" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.65"


Days of the Week Sushi (Vintage) Design Packs
 

Days of the Week Sushi (Vintage) Design Packs

Bring contemporary Asian style to your kitchen decor with these designs! The "day of the week" is on a separate color stop, so you can easily delete it or skip it and add the sushi to placemats, napkins, and other items. The pack is priced at only $10.97!


The pack is available in 2 sizes:

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



Dress Form Designs - Requested by Mary Pat
 
How Does Your Garden Grow Dress Form   Rockabilly Dress Form
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 10.74" and 5.85"  x 9.11"
5.02" x 7.81" and 4.41" x 6.86"
2.48" x 3.86"
  Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 10.45" and 5.85" x 8.87"
 5.15" x 7.81" and 4.52" x 6.86"
2.54" x 3.86"


Scottish Terrier Sketch & Silhouette Designs
Requested by Barbara, Sharon, Leona, Pat, Sandy, Diane, Fran and more!
 
Scottish Terrier Sketch   Scottish Terrier Silhouette
 
Available in three sizes:
6.84" x 7.42" and 5.82" x 6.33" and 4.84" x 5.24"
  Available in three sizes:
5.84" x 8.24" and 4.85" x 6.84" and 2.76" x 3.89"


Little Miss Monkey Reading - Requested by Stephanie
 
Available in two sizes:
5.92" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.16"


Irish Dress Form Designs
- Requested by Mary Pat
 
Lady of the Dance Dress Form   Luck o' the Irish Dress Form
 
Available in four sizes:
4.45" x 9.49" and 3.82" x 8.14"
3.37" x 7.19" and 2.97" x 6.34"
  Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 10.31" and 5.85" x 8.74"
 5.23" x 7.80" and 4.59" x 6.86"


Graceful Bull Terrier & Cairn Terrier Designs
- Requested by Robyn
 
Graceful Bull Terrier   Graceful Cairn Terrier
 
Available in two sizes:
5.89" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.19"
  Available in two sizes:
6.32" x 4.86" and 3.87" x 2.97"


Point Robinson Lighthouse Designs
- Requested by Vicky
     
 
Available in four sizes:
11.14" x 6.90" and 9.43" x 5.85"
 7.78" x 4.83" and 6.88" x 4.26"
  Available in four sizes:
11.12" x 6.90" and 9.43" x 5.85"
 7.78" x 4.83" and 6.84" x 4.23"


Otter Sketch - Requested by Barbara and Theresa
 
 
Available in three sizes:
7.33" x 6.90" and 6.28" x 5.88" and 5.17" x 4.87"


Mardi Gras Clothesline Designs
- Requested by Charlotte
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.39" x 3.75" and 7.80" x 3.11" and 6.85" x 2.73"
  Available in three sizes:
9.41" x 4.95" and 7.79" x 4.10" and 6.86" x 3.61"


Classy Canine Designs
- Requested by Lisa
 
Graceful Borzoi   Graceful Ibizan Hound
 
Available in three sizes:
7.87" x 5.86" and 6.46" x 4.81" and 3.87" x 2.89"
  Available in three sizes:
7.71" x 5.86" and 6.33" x 4.81" and 3.87" x 2.94"


Australian Fisherman Fred & Sunbonnet Sue
- Requested by Marcy
     
 
Available in two sizes:
7.79" x 5.29" and 6.85" x 4.66"
  Available in two sizes:
7.79" x 5.26" and 6.87" x 4.64"


Days of the Week Birds and Herbs (Vintage)
- Requested by Marcy
 
     
   
Available in two sizes:
4.23" x 6.85" and 2.39" x 3.87"
  Available in two sizes:
4.77" x 6.85" and 2.69" x 3.89"

 
   
Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 6.64" and 2.81" x 3.88"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 6.46" and 2.93" x 3.89"

 
   
Available in two sizes:
4.38" x 6.85" and 2.47" x 3.87"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 6.76" and 2.77" x 3.86"

 
Available in two sizes:
4.76" x 6.85" and 2.67" x 3.87"


Days of the Week Birds and Herbs (Vintage) Design Packs
 

A Days of the Week Birds and Herbs (Vintage) Design Packs

Colorful birds and herbs are a treat to stitch on flour sack and tea towels. Order the designs singly by using the links above, or get the pack with all seven designs.

The pack is priced at only $10.97!


The pack is available in 2 sizes:

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



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 ** 2014 Requests ** 2013 Requests


We look forward to hearing from you!


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