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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 (Your address will not be published.)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)

I like fuchsia and kelly green... very 80's preppy!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterApril
Would have to be Cinnamon and Hunter
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLCJ
I'm on a Beige and Sky combination kick lately.

Lovely wool!!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMamaSue
Peppermint and bright orange.. Lovely <3
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCamilla
I like ecru and grape, and kindle and me!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTori
Light grey and Bright Yellow!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterEmiko
Magenta and steel if I have to pick 2...Love all of the colors!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbrooke
Peppermint and Leaf, but that's only now - ask me again in another 5 minutes......
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterhilary
My favorite two would be Leaf with Hunter! (But that was not an easy choice to make!)!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentersarah ott
Steel and Cerulean
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterStepshep
I like Kelly and Sun together. The holders are too cute!

Thanks for the awesome giveaway!!!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKaty M.
Thank you for such a wonderful giveaway! I would love a Kindle of any kind! My favorite color combination is Seagreen & Black.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentervaknitter2
Fave combos are pink/grey, sun/ ochre!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRose
Cerulean and Bright Yellow!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKate Reilly
Bright pink and bright yellow...you have to be able to quickly locate your Kindle with knitting patterns in the bottom of your handbag!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDeb Adams
I like the coral and salmon colors. Good Luck to everyone!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSheila
Grass green and bright pink look swell together. I was all impressed and had hope that I might win...until I saw that I am among the first 900 to comment! Cheers to your success, even if it means my chances are slim!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMichelle
Lately I have been enamored of melon + cinnamon... or maybe I like the combination of fruit and baking. Thanks for the giveaway!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNatalie
Many of the colors are really nice, but my favorites are Dark Maroon (30) and and Kelly Green (45)

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Thanks for this giveaway!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKrissy
So many great combinations, but the lapis and nutmeg would be especially bright and warm right now.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPamD
I always love the color combinations you pick. I love the grape and ochre combination. Happy Holidays
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterChris
I love all the colors! But i think i would go with magenta and sea green!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTami
Coral and Sun! So warm and inviting!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKatie
Baby pink and raspberry! girly girl all the way...
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterarianne
pink and maroon!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterrenatta
What a great giveaway!
My favorite combo for the felt would be Spring and Turquoise.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterZenitude
What a great giveaway! I like Mouse and Bright Orange.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKatieW
Love the lapis and nutmeg combination, it is bright and warm.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPamD
peach and nutmeg, but maybe that is just because it's dinner time and I'm really hungry!
thanks for the fantastic giveaway - this would be a treat to win.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLisa
My favorite colors are fuchsia and leaf!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGretchen
Ohhh thanks for the chance to win! What a great holiday gift that would be!!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLisa Pope
Turquoise & Chocolate for me.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAnabel
I love all the projects that you post! And boy would I love a Kindle fire. My favorite combo is Cerulean and Spice
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmy
Periwinkle and Sun!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKelly
Magenta and Coral are lovely together, as well as Cerulean and Sea Green. What a fabulous, generous giveaway. Very nice!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMadeline
perfect giveaway!!
sky & bark... but really there are a million combos I love...
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBridget
I personally really like Sun and Steel!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentertara
Ah! Have to stick with my favorite on this one...magenta and charcoal...:) thanks for the great contest!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterbirdie
Bright pink and ochre...stepping out of my norm on this one!:) have a great Christmas!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterandy
I like deep Magenta and Forest together. What an amazing give away. I never thought about how great a kindle would be for knitting patterns. Thanks!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHeidi
Sunshine and charcoal! Love it!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKarie
My favorite color combo is Spring and Sea Green. Gorgeous!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJulie
Seagreen and Leaf have been haunting my wardrobe. I'm going to go with those two. <3
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMckenzie
I like pacific and magenta
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLea
Ochre and pink
ecru and bark
Beautiful colors so it's hard to pick!
Would LOVE to win one Fire kindle!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAnna
Nutmeg and apricot; and sage with light grey. LOVE all of the choices!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKeri Mae
Kelly & Spring.

And I LOVE the felt cases. So beautiful and simple. Makes me want to get one of those electronic device things so I can make a case for it. Maybe I'll make a case for my good old paper journal.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGiggles
Ochre and Deep Magenta
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMichel
I love the fuschia and lilac. Reminds me of summer flowers to come.
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered Commentercharlie girl
Melon and Maroon would make me a lovely set of matching Kindle and iPhone covers. :) Thanks for all the great ideas!
December 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJennifer P
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