Embroidery Library
Request-fest
Request-fest
NEW THIS WEEK - July 31st, 2013

Embroidery Library customers have the world's greatest ideas, and Request-fest is a collection of new designs suggested by stitchers all over the globe!

Delicate floral circles, Sunbonnet Sue and Fisherman Fred at the fishing hole, freshwater and saltwater fish sketches, a Mason jar filled with sunflowers...these are just a few of the delights awaiting you.

Birds are always a popular embroidery trend, and requested new designs also include a Goffin's Cockatoo and three new owl sketches. 

Excellent sports crests round out the latest Request-fest, and honor moms, dads, and mums who are such good sports about supporting their favorite athletes!

 


Petal Potpourri

Circles are a wonderful embroidery shape for so many places -- pillow shams, shirts, tote bags, towels, table linens, quilts, and much more. The delicate flowers below are a breath of fresh air no matter where they bloom! Stitch a petal potpourri for a light and lovely addition to home decor and apparel.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.61" and 6.89" x 6.73" and 6.01" x 5.85" and 4.98" x 4.85" and 3.85" x 3.76"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.46" and 6.90" x 6.60" and 6.14" x 5.87" and 5.07" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.69"


Garden flags and wall hangings are a natural place to plant these delightful designs.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.70" and 6.90" x 6.81" and 5.93" x 5.86" and 4.92" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.84"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 6.91" and 6.90" x 6.10" and 6.61" x 5.85" and 5.48" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.41"


The variety of flower and leaf shapes give these circles a lot of interest. Gorgeous on quilts!
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.68" and 6.90" x 6.79" and 5.96" x 5.86" and 4.94" x 4.86" and 3.85" x 3.80"
  Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.13" and 6.89" x 6.30" and 6.43" x 5.88" and 5.31" x 4.86" and 3.85" x 3.52"


Petal Potpourri Design Packs

Create a whole garden of beauty with these sweet flowers! Elegant and breezy circles are perfect for bringing graceful color and to towels, shirts, pillow shams, and much more. Get the design pack for a versatile addition to your embroidery library -- at the best price.
 

Petal Potpourri Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Five 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 5 sizes:

**XXL - Designs smaller than 7.9" x 7.9"
**XL - Designs smaller than 7" x 7"
**Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"



Bring a bit of sunshine to your embroidery with a bouquet of summery sunflowers in a Mason jar. Cheer up any room by adding to wall hangings, pillow shams, and more. Their large blossoms are eye-catching and heart warming!
 
Available in three sizes:
7.00" x 8.69" and 5.86" x 7.26" and 4.85" x 6.01"


Gone Fishing

A hot summer day is the perfect time to head on down to the fishing hole. Fisherman Fred and Sunbonnet Sue drop a line, hoping for a fresh catch for the night's supper. Let them angle their way into your heart on wall hangings, quilts, tote bags, pillow shams, and more!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
8.49" x 5.85" and 6.85" x 4.73" and 3.85" x 2.66"
  Available in three sizes:
8.54" x 5.85" and 6.86" x 4.70" and 3.85" x 2.64"


Catch of the Day Sketches II

The first Catch of the Day Sketches were so popular, requests came pouring in for more fish in this light-stitching style. Some of the fish below are freshwater fish, and some are saltwater fish. All of them are just right for lake home decor, shirts, bags, lightweight towels, and more.

A king salmon (left) and saltwater snook (right) leap from the water in powerful fish portraits.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
5.83" x 6.73" and 4.82" x 5.55" and 3.37" x 3.89"
  Available in three sizes:
5.84" x 6.55" and 4.83" x 5.40" and 3.43" x 3.85"


A Coho salmon (left) and a saltwater grouper (right) make great catches on shirts and towels!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.38" x 4.07" and 6.85" x 2.97" and 3.85" x 1.66"
  Available in three sizes:
9.37" x 4.25" and 6.84" x 3.11" and 3.87" x 1.77"


Expert digitizing make this chub (left) and saltwater redfish (right) look like they're fresh out of the water -- still glistening.
     
   
Available in three sizes:
9.38" x 3.48" and 6.85" x 2.54" and 3.85" x 1.42"
   Available in three sizes:
9.40" x 3.76" and 6.88" x 2.75" and 3.85" x 1.54"
 


A carp (left) and a roach (right) make for streamlined stitching on towels and tote bags.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.38" x 4.70" and 6.84" x 3.43" and 3.88" x 1.94"
  Available in three sizes:
9.38" x 4.70" and 6.85" x 3.43" and 3.85" x 1.92"


Net a fresh look with a saltwater snapper (left) and a bream (right). Both stitch up like a dream!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.38" x 5.30" and 6.85" x 3.86" and 3.84" x 2.17"
  Available in three sizes:
9.38" x 5.25" and 6.85" x 3.83" and 3.84" x 2.14" 


A halibut (left) and a tench (right) are ready to swim onto your cabin and RV projects.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.40" x 4.97" and 6.86" x 3.63" and 3.86" x 2.03"
  Available in three sizes:
9.40" x 4.74" and 6.86" x 3.45" and 3.86" x 1.94"


Catch of the Day Sketches II Design Packs

Catch all the fresh fish sketches with the design pack! And net the best price. Light-stitching and fabulous designs are ideal for shirts, bags, lightweight towels, wall hangings, and more.

Catch of the Day Sketches II Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 12 designs, priced at only $19.97! Three 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 3 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"



Owls are a persistently popular embroidery trend, and the light-stitching owl medleys have been especially admired because of their beauty and versatility. Three new sketches join the sketched owl medley collection -- and all are stunning in their detail and realistic depiction of these truly remarkable birds.

The Snowy Owl (left) is the official bird of the Canadian province of Quebec, and is easily recognizable by its brilliant white feathers, yellow eyes, and black beak. The Tawny Owl (right) flies silently with long glides on rounded wings, and usually stays with one mate for life.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.78" x 7.24" and 6.88" x 6.41" and 6.32" x 5.88" and 5.18" x 4.85"
  Available in four sizes:
7.78" x 7.33" and 6.88" x 6.49" and 6.21" x 5.85" and 5.13" x 4.83"


The Eagle Owl is a very large and powerful bird, smaller than the Golden Eagle but larger than the Snowy Owl. It is one of the largest species of owls. Make a big splash with this medley on lightweight towels, wall hangings, pillow shams, and more!
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.18" and 6.90" x 6.35" and 6.38" x 5.84" and 5.27" x 4.84"


Good Sport Crests

Coaches, teachers, mentors, and...parents! All are instrumental in the success of student-athletes. The designs below honor the Mom's, Dad's, and Mum's who go the extra mile to make sure their favorite players get to practices and games on time (with all their gear!) and have their own personal cheering sections. If you are a sports parent, or you know someone who is, the designs below will be the perfect fit for you.

These designs are especially terrific on sweatshirts! See Embroidering on Sweatshirts for tips about stitching onto these comfy garments.

Proclaim your status as the "10th man" with bold baseball Mom, Dad, and Mum designs.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.60" x 5.86" and 6.21" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.98"
  Available in three sizes:
7.60" x 5.86" and 6.21" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.98"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.60" x 5.86" and 6.21" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.98"


It's so fun to root for your favorite player! Wear your pride on your sleeve -- or your sweatshirt front.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.64" x 5.87" and 6.32" x 4.85" and 3.87" x 2.96"
  Available in three sizes:
7.64" x 5.87" and 6.32" x 4.85" and 3.87" x 2.96"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.64" x 5.87" and 6.32" x 4.85" and 3.87" x 2.96"


Practice your winning shot with the basketball crests. As with all the sports crests, there's a version for Mom, for Dad, and for Mum.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 5.84" and 7.80" x 4.84" and 6.88" x 4.26" and 3.88" x 2.41"
  Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 5.84" and 7.80" x 4.84" and 6.88" x 4.26" and 3.88" x 2.41"

 
Available in four sizes:
9.41" x 5.84" and 7.80" x 4.84" and 6.88" x 4.26" and 3.88" x 2.41"


Score a touchdown with these designs. Outstanding on terrycloth towels!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.71" and 6.51" x 4.76" and 3.86" x 2.83"
  Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.71" and 6.51" x 4.76" and 3.86" x 2.83"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.71" and 6.51" x 4.76" and 3.86" x 2.83"


Five a.m. ice times? Someone needs a reward! Hockey crest designs will find the corner of the net every time.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
9.18" x 5.87" and 7.80" x 4.98" and 6.75" x 4.32" and 3.87" x 2.48"
  Available in four sizes:
9.18" x 5.87" and 7.80" x 4.98" and 6.75" x 4.32" and 3.87" x 2.48"

 
Available in four sizes:
9.18" x 5.87" and 7.80" x 4.98" and 6.75" x 4.32" and 3.87" x 2.48"


All kids are all-stars in their parents' eyes! Celebrate your child's accomplishments with red, white, and blue volleyball crests.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
9.26" x 5.86" and 7.79" x 4.94" and 6.74" x 4.27" and 3.87" x 2.45"
  Available in four sizes:
9.26" x 5.86" and 7.79" x 4.94" and 6.74" x 4.27" and 3.87" x 2.45"

 
Available in four sizes:
9.26" x 5.86" and 7.79" x 4.94" and 6.74" x 4.27" and 3.87" x 2.45"


Soccer is sometimes called "the beautiful game." Soccer crests are beautiful on terrycloth towels, tote bags, and jacket backs!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 5.81" and 6.42" x 4.83" and 3.86" x 2.90"
  Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 5.81" and 6.42" x 4.83" and 3.86" x 2.90"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 5.81" and 6.42" x 4.83" and 3.86" x 2.90"


Association football, commonly known as football or soccer, is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries, making it the world's most popular sport. European football crests will be a popular look no matter where you stitch them.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 5.65" and 6.42" x 4.66" and 3.86" x 2.80"
  Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 5.65" and 6.42" x 4.69" and 3.86" x 2.80"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.77" x 5.62" and 6.42" x 4.67" and 3.86" x 2.79"


The popularity of lacrosse as a student sport continues to grow. The designs below feature a male lacrosse player striding toward the goal, ball firmly in the crosse, or lacrosse stick.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.69" x 5.87" and 6.25" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.98"
  Available in three sizes:
7.69" x 5.87" and 6.25" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.98"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.69" x 5.87" and 6.25" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.98"


A female lacrosse makes her way across the field, heading toward the goal.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.69" x 5.87" and 6.25" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.97"
  Available in three sizes:
7.69" x 5.87" and 6.25" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.97"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.69" x 5.87" and 6.25" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 2.97"


Argyle decorates the banner on the golf crest. So classic, and classy!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.87" and 6.15" x 4.83" and 3.87" x 3.05"
  Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.87" and 6.15" x 4.83" and 3.87" x 3.05"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.87" and 6.15" x 4.83" and 3.87" x 3.05"


Make all the right moves by stitching this design onto tote bags, towels, and more.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.82" x 5.59" and 6.73" x 4.82" and 3.87" x 2.85"
  Available in three sizes:
7.82" x 5.59" and 6.50" x 4.82" and 3.87" x 2.85"

 
Available in three sizes:
7.82" x 5.59" and 6.73" x 4.82" and 3.87" x 2.85"

 
Arlene requested the Goffin's Cockatoo (also called Goffin's Corella) -- a truly stunning bird. These birds are crested, meaning they have a collection of feathers on their heads that they can raise or lower. Salmon or pink colored feathers highlight the area between their beaks and eyes. The maximum recorded lifespan for a captive Goffin's Cockatoo is 26 years. Add to tote bags, wall hangings, and pillows for long-lasting beauty! Thank you, Arlene, for the design suggestion. It's understandable why you love these birds!
 
Available in three sizes:
6.89" x 9.35" and 5.74" x 7.78" and 4.86" x 6.61"


Embroidery Library is always inspired by your design suggestions, and we thank you for sending us your terrific ideas. We are always delighted to take requests for design themes and styles. If you have an idea for a new line of designs, send it in to us - we'd love to hear about it! The email address is stitch@emblibrary.com.