Sneak peek: Sue Spargo’s Stitches to Savor (a quilter’s coffee-table book)

Have you ever fallen head-over-heels in love with a quilt? Seen a design that stops you in your tracks? Gotten goose bumps with each new detail you discover? Wanted to take it home and touch it, study it…savor it?
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Detail of Imperial Blooms quilt
Detail of “Imperial Blooms” quilt by Sue Spargo

If you’re captivated by color, texture, whimsy, creativity—and of course, quilts!—you’ll love our first-ever coffee-table book for quilters: Stitches to Savor: A Celebration of Designs by Sue Spargo.

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If you own Sue’s Stitches to Savor 2016 calendar, you’ve already explored a dozen of Sue’s quilts down to the tiny knots, bobbles, buttons, and more that she’s inspired to include. Now, in this 144-page hardcover volume, you’ll dive even deeper into Sue Spargo’s acclaimed works of art.
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Pages from Stitches to Savor
Pages from Stitches to Savor

An embellished leaf, a fanciful bird, an extravagant bloom—indulge in 200 lush, color-splashed photographs, taken by Martingale’s renowned photographer, Brent Kane. The stunning, close-up details are so real, you can’t help but pet the pages.
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Pages from Stitches to Savor
Pages from
Stitches to Savor

“It’s difficult to comprehend that Sue creates
her works by hand with little more than
wool and a needle and thread.”

–Jennifer Keltner, Martingale Publisher and Chief Visionary Officer

Immerse yourself in Sue’s world to summon your creativity, light up your inspiration, and delight in the pure joy of her work.
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Detail of My Tree of Life quilt

“Quiltmakers are special people. And though my work has been
shown in art museums and exhibitions around the world,
I consider myself a quiltmaker at heart.”

–Sue Spargo
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Stitches to Savor

Treat yourself to this gorgeous keepsake book filled with inspiration and awe: tell your local quilt shop that you’d like to preorder your copy through them right now! Shops who preorder will receive their copies in October, before the official release date of November 3. Be the first to own Stitches to Savor—reserve a copy for yourself and one for that special friend who you know will savor each and every stitch too. (You can also visit Sue Spargo’s website to preorder your copy.)

Who do you know who would wear out the pages of Stitches to Savor? Tell us about her or him (or you!) in the comments.
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