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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 (Your address will not be published.)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)

What an amazing giveaway - thanks so much! My favorite color combo is Cerulean & Ecru. It's a clean, classic look.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSamina
My two choices would have to be "mouse" and "carnation", but difficult to choose from the great array of colors. BTW, your holiday header is gorgeous!!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenternanaofnc
Wonderful giveaway! I <3 Fuchsia & Sun!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHolly Menninger
Wow, what a giveaway! And what lovely felt! I'd choose Periwinkle (my all-time fave colour), and pair it with... white for a clean, crisp look.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNina
Nutmeg and Coral...that was a tough decision!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSandra
I love Steel and Charcoal! And a Kindle under the tree would be perfect. :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLiz
bright pink + bright yellow. oh, how i would love, love, love to win!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentertammie
A combo of Bright Yellow and Mouse are my current favorites.

I would be one lucky gal to win a Kindle Fire. Thank you for the chance!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterStephanie H.
How awesome! I love the Lilac and Seagreen color combo. Thank you for the chance to win.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNatalya
I love the light grey and purple together, they would make a beautiful cover.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterChristine
My favorite combination is cerulean and coral. I'm going to make an iphone case tonight! Thanks, love your projects so much. I'm also currently making the felt booties for my niece-to-be and the felt/fabric matching game for my 3-year old son.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenternorma
I would love to make an electronics case with Deep Magenta and Butterscotch. Lovely!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJillian
Hard to choose, but bright pink, and dark orange. Thank you!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKathy
I'd love to use Leaf with Atlantic! And I adore those felt tech cases.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMelissa
Ooh, so many pretty colors! I love the fuschia/cinnamon & purple/spring. Love the contrasting colors. Thanks for the giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSylvia
Ochre and Moss,
Steel and Pea...

Also Magenta and brick... So many its hard to choose
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmy
wow, awesome giveaway!

My favorite two colors are BRIGHT PINK & BRIGHT YELLOW. Everyone needs a little neon in their life!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterladynoble
Iris and Hunter! Thanks for the amazing giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKristine
Lovely giveaway~ Thank you!
My favorite combination is Bubblegum and Turquoise :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLisa
Such a great giveaway!! I absolutely love pink with chocolate or turquoise with chocolate. It's too hard to choose--don't make me! LOL
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKimberly Yue
I ♥ baby pink and light grey!!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJessica Peled
I'm excited to see these books are available for e readers. Very cool. All the colors are great. I like nutmeg and sun, Thanks for this great contest!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMama Dub
I like Spring and Fuschia, but it was really hard to choose!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCindy
Sun and Bubblegum.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentershari
Pacific and Leaf would be awesome together!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTanya Schmelter LaVallee
I'm really liking Pacific with Seagreen.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMegan
Fushia and Nutmeg looks like a combination that would warm up a chilly winter day.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAlicia
Atlantic and light grey-- but I'm lying. How can I choose just two? In two more minutes, I would have chosen Ochre and Salmon!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJessica
Kelly and Bark
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterpauline
Spring + Peppermint
Sunshine + Bright Yellow
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKerri
Seagreen and Deep Magenta look so pretty together..
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMarisa
Most amazing giveaway offer ever! Love it!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTanja
Ochre and Dark Orange are great, although there are plenty of others! So many great projects but so little time!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJeanne
sunshine + steel!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentermelanie
Wow - tough choice! I'm going to go with Light Grey and Bright Orange. I'm sure that choice will change daily though! Thanks for the wonderful giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJulie Y.
I love the purple/bright yellow combo. I recently knit a pair of Endpaper Mitts with similar shade of Silky Wool and love to look at them!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJordan Talbot
I would live a kindle!! My favorite color combo would be grey and lilac.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmy
Pumpkin and Magenta!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKristin H.
Oooh...hard to choose! Well, if I were doing something for me, it would be Seagreen and Pink to match my purse and knitting bag...but for my daughter it would have to be Fuchsia and Purple all the way.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJen
Love Sky and Cobalt together!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJessica F.
AWESOME GIVEAWAY! and love the patterns for the cases, thanks!
fave color combo for the wool felt are, 1) fuchsia and black and 2) lilac and light grey.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNicole
Leaf and Salmon
Thanks for the contest!!
Kate (kate.w.williams@gmail.com)
Happiest of Holidays to you all!

PS I'll be knitting the new sweetie pie hat over the holiday. :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKate Wassel
what a great giveaway & even better with the Felt Case Tutorial! thanks so much. it's a win win! my fave colors: #39 Charcoal & #05 Dark Orange
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDeNacho
I really love steel and kelly green!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSarah C
Royal and Sun
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterShawn
Hmmm.... I'm going to go with Steel and Leaf.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAbbie Kressner
I am really digging the Deep Magenta (30) and the Pea (41) combination. What a great giveaway :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJennifer Chick-Gray
I love the Magenta and Purple together- so pretty! Thanks for offering this giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNnenna
so many different amazing color combos to choose from.

my top favorites would probably be

fuschia + steel

and

ochre + seagreen


thanks for a wonderful giveaway!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterandrea
Kelly and spring, but sunshine and nutmeg are a close second.

Exciting giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterIda
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