Last Minute Knitted Gifts Goes Digital!

We are so excited to announce that both of Joelle Hoverson’s Last Minute Knitted Gifts books have become available in ebook form! In celebration, the folks behind the ebooks, STC Craft | Melanie Falick Books and Open Road Media, are giving away a brand new Kindle Fire to one of our lucky readers!

Who are these generous people? STC Craft | Melanie Falick Books is the publisher behind a gorgeous collection of inspiring and visually stunning craft books, specializing in all of our favorite things: knitting, crocheting, sewing, and quilting! Follow them on Twitter and Facebook!

Open Road Integrated Media is a multimedia digital publisher whose goal is to connect authors to their audiences through intimate video interviews and interactive social media. Just like this behind-the-scenes interview with Joelle. Hear her insights into the culture and craft of knitting, and get inspired! Open Road Media is also on Twitter and Facebook. Learn more!


The Kindle Fire we're giving away will come fully loaded with ebook versions of eight of STC’s most popular knitting books, including:

Don't despair if you're not the fortunate recipient of this Kindle, because all of these books are available to everyone from, Apple iBookstore,, Google eBookstore/IndieBound, Kobo Books, OverDrive, and Sony Reader Store. Download them to your own Kindle, iPhone, iPad, Droid, or whatever your electronic device of choice!

To enter this exciting giveaway, please comment on this post before noon Eastern Standard Time on December 22nd, 2011. Tell us your favorite two color combination of our 100% wool felt (you can see our entire selection here), and we will pick a winner at random later that day. Make sure to include a working email address in the email field of the comments form so we can get in touch with you if you're chosen. (Your address will not be published.)

OK, one more thing! All of this Kindle excitement got us thinking... and creating! The result is a whole family of beautiful Felt Tech Cases. These two-toned Cases are designed to custom fit the square or rectangular device of your choosing: iPhone, Droid, Kindle, you name it… Made with 100% wool felt, these cases are a breeze to make and joy to use! To make your own please check out Laura's Felt Electronics Cases here!

 A huge thank you to both STC Craft | Melanie Falick Books and Open Road Media for making this incredible giveaway possible. Don't forget to enter below and good luck and happy holidays!

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1,150 Responses to Last Minute Knitted Gifts Goes Digital!

  1. Veronica says:

    Seagreen and navy for me.

  2. My two favorite colors of the wool are Melon and Peach….reminds me of a fruit juice cocktail blend Martha Stewart would whip up on a mid June day!! I muat be California dreaming!!!! :)

  3. Amy says:

    These colors are amazing (and so is the giveaway)! It's hard to choose but Spring and Ecru together brighten me up for the long winter ahead. Thanks!

  4. Patti says:

    While all the colors are great, I really love the lilac and gray!

  5. Sally says:

    I love Pea and Purple!

  6. Karen says:

    Sea green and white! Makes me think of the ocean.
    A kindle would be so wonderful!

  7. cheryl maskey says:

    Pink and Lavender

  8. Gayle Erwin says:

    Bright pink and fushia are fantastic together. Love, love , love them.

  9. Gail says:

    Bright Pink and Ochre! Definitely going to make these for ipad and iphone.

  10. Billie says:

    Periwinkle and Mouse __if I could only choose one combination. There are so many gorgeous possibilities that it is really difficult to narrow it down.

  11. Sue P says:

    My favorite color combination is Purple and Dark Orange

  12. Sharron says:

    Pink and fuscia are my favorites.

  13. kt says:

    Sun and turquoise look like a fun combination to work with!

  14. SarahG says:

    I love the Kelly and Deep Magenta…but there are so many to choose from, I could probably pick a dozen favorite combinations!

  15. Maryellen says:

    Sunshine and pea green! Love it. :-)

  16. Mary says:

    My favorite would have to be light grey and fushia!

  17. Mack says:

    Bright Pink and Kelly (green)!

  18. Leslie Mitchell says:

    I love giveaways! My current favorite color combination is ochre and lilac. I like the unexpected quality of the combination.

  19. sinnela says:

    Leaf and ecru!

  20. nooneip says:

    Sea green and light grey!

  21. Rhonda says:

    Light gray and bright yellow! Great giveaway, so excited!

  22. Laurie d says:

    I pick spring and pacific!

  23. Meghan says:

    Today, I really like fuschia and charcoal. Yesterday, it was bright yellow and charcoal. All the colors are great!

  24. Maike says:

    Wow! What a giveaway!
    I love Bright orange and Charcoal as a winter combo and Seagreen and White for the summer.

  25. Pauline says:

    Lovely… Turquoise and Bright Pink!!

  26. Sandy says:

    I love the combination of: magenta and carnation

  27. Jodi says:

    There are so many beautiful colors. Right now I'm in the mood for steel and moss.

  28. Connie says:

    I'd love to see the combo of Cinnamon and Grape!

  29. jbhyman says:

    The colors are all wonderful – it would be fabulous to own them all. My favorite combos at the moment are: Cerulean/Sun and Pink/Steel.

  30. Emma Estrella says:

    LOVE this!

    Bright Yellow and Spring!

    Fingers crossed! Happy Christmas!

    XOXO from CA

  31. mbscheid says:

    Sun and Pacific!

  32. Jen says:

    Love those cases! I'm feeling very cheerful and bright these days so I'd say fuchsia and sun. Happy holidays!

  33. Of course I love Seagreen. And for my second choice, anything that goes with Seagreen;) How about Orange!

    Thanks so much for hosting this fantastic giveaway!

  34. Agnes C says:

    Love nutmeg & coral
    Thanks for the very generous giveaway
    So exciting to have these available on my ipad

  35. Agnes C says:

    Love coral & nutmeg
    Thanks for the amazing giveaway
    So excited to have these books available on my ipad

  36. Julie says:

    Spring and Melon!!!!!!!!

  37. Sonja Via says:

    We live in Seattle so Sun has to be in one of the combinations!

    Sun and Coral
    Pea and Magenta

    But I love all the colors! Hard to choose!

  38. Andrea says:

    Thank you for the giveaway – I love Deep Magenta and Cobalt combo.

  39. Vanessa says:

    nice giveaway!

    beige & cinnamon take the cake for me….

    happy holidays everyone xo

  40. jessica says:

    favorite combos:
    1. sunshine, pea, nutmeg and lapis
    2. ecru, sun, bright orange, bright yellow and butterscotch.

    this is a great giveaway!

  41. Ellen in MD says:

    What an awesome give away! I'm in love with the turquoise and sun combination. Very complementary and they make me happy!
    Ciao for now!

  42. Angie says:

    I love Seagreen and Charcoal together!

  43. Judy Harris says:

    I would use black and red to complement the aura of the Kindle Fire itself. The colors would also provide a perfect foil for the black case of the Kindle itself. How wonderful it would be to carry knitting resources in a succinct format like this.
    Merry Christmas

  44. Lita C says:

    Fave: Sea green & Cerulean
    Ahhh-loha! Love the colors of the ocean! Love purlbee!

  45. QueeniePete says:

    Peppermint and pink! It's earthy but flirty. The hippie-girl-next-door.

  46. Schirin says:

    Merry Christmas!

    My two faves are Magenta and Moss!

  47. Naomi says:

    What a gorgeous giveaway and what gorgeous felt colors! I love the ecru and wheat! THANK YOU.

  48. I have to say I'm a fan of Sun and Coral.

  49. beth says:

    WOW!!! I would love to have these books ready at my fingertips. THanks for the chance.

  50. Liz says:

    I love it- this would be amazing to win!



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