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Tuesday
Dec202011

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 Amazon.com, Apple iBookstore, Barnesandnoble.com, 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 (Your address will not be published.)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!

Reader Comments (1147)

sunshine + charcoal.
it's a great balance similar to gold and silver, but more, you know, felty.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAllison Merrick
Very generous of you, Purl! I brought my mom to visit Purl Soho when she was in the city and she fell in love too (of course she would!).

I happen to enjoy the charcoal & lilac combo.

Thanks for being awesome.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLindsey K
How fun! I think I like Dark Orange and Sun.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLise
Light grey and Sunshine (grey and yellow is an awesome combo!).
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmiliaB
Without a doubt, raspberry and chocolate. How can you go wrong with that?
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPurlingturtle
18 Coral and 13 leaf are my absolute favourites. Though it was hard to pick with so many amazing colors.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAshley K.
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Definitely Pacific and Peach!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterErin
blue and yellow , earth and sky... although KINDLE and FIRE would be a perfect match ;-)
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNancy
I love the rust and turquoise together!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentermmfeeney
It has to be Sunshine and Fuchsia--I love this combo right now! Thanks so much for the opportunity to win such a wonderful gift.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLisa
Definitely Carnation and Bark!! Wow!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCaroline
I love the charcoal and light grey!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLynda L
Sun & Fuschia.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNicole
What an awesome giveaway! That would be fantastic! My fav color combo...a tough, tough choice indeed...may be Seagreen and Coral!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMaegan
Ooh. I think my pick would be Peppermint and Ecru.

Or... OR... Royal and Deep Magenta!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBoursin
Thanks for the post on the e-book selections. I love knitting and crafting books, but I only have room for so many. Electronic books give me room for many more.
Also, those are really cute and creative sleeves for eBook readers and other electronics.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLinda Chan
Bright Yellow and Bright Pink!
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December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMeredith
Bright orange and navy. Merry Christmas!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterpieceLove
Fantastic giveaway! My faves are
Salmon and magenta
Lapis and lilac
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJaime young
I really like light grey and bright yellow. Great giveaway!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDiane
I love the magenta and deep magenta combination. - The case coverings are a great idea!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNancy from Connecticut
wow such an awesome give-away! trying to pick a favourite colour combo is like trying to pick a favourite child! at the moment though I'm loving the sun/lilac combo.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterColleen
Love Moss and Grape. Love these ebooks too!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKatie Anderson
Turquoise & Spring! So cheerful....
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterStephanie N
Charcoal and Sunshine!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNicole
I think... Sun and Dark Orange.
:-)
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentercaroline fish
Thanks for this sweet give away and the ebooks (perhaps the best part!)

1) black and hot pink

Jena
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjena
No way!! What a swell give away! :) Sun and Charcoal is my favorite combo.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterZoey Chance
Ochre and Magenta! Great on the person, great in the home... great all around!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentermishi2x
i like Seagreen and Lapis. I would love to win too.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMaryann McEvoy
Atlantic and Tan! Beautiful product!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBernadette
Fuschia and Melon would be beautiful together! Thanks for the amazing giveaway!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmber
Steel and seagreen for me! Very chic. Great giveaway! Fingers crossed...
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmanda
It is Moss and Ochre for me! Thanks for the opportunity, Merry Christmas!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDeborah Burt
what a generous give away.

i think i'd go with the sunshine and cinnamon combo, but i love all the color options.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRebekah Desloge
Light Grey and Deep Magenta!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAdrienne
Royal and bright yellow. They're the closest to maize and blue (GO BLUE!)
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAditya
Love the blues and greens together, especially grass green and pacific!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterEllen
i think wheat and steel would look pretty together.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentertoya
I will have to go with ochre & sun - bright and happy pairing to brighten up the winter blahs.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterErica
cobalt and sun are so beautiful

thank you for the give-a-way ^_^
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMireya
periwinkle & rust brown. gorgeous.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterkelly
I would love the kindle!! My combo of choice would be seagreen and purple!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJessica
I love Pea and Coral.
I would love a Kindle Fire! e-readers are the coolest. Thanks so much for your blog! c-
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCindy
Oooo! I love the combo of bright yellow and seagreen!:) now I need to make one of these covers;)
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbrandie
So many lovely colors. Today I think Magenta and Sun are stricking my fancy.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLiz
Spring and Bright Yellow.

What a great give away! Thanks for the chance to win!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterfrancie Owens
OH! What a great giveaway so close to the holidays!! Thanks!

My favorite colors are Evergreen and Sage :)
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterOneOfTheHive
I love the pink and bright yellow colors; Thanks for the contest
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCathy S
That is an amazing giveaway!

My favorite combo of the colors has to be Magenta and Deep Magenta.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHeather N
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