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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 (Your address will not be published.)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)

This is a great giveaway. I am super excited about it and would love to win! My favorite shades are Sunshine and Magenta. I always gravitate to greens and blues so lately I am trying to mix it up and use different colors in my wardrobe and crafting!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTina Leigh
I love the dark orange and ochre! This wool is the best...I made an advent calendar of it this year and would love to make and iphone case!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSonya
I love the dark orange and bubblegum. Of course, all are rather lovely!! Hope I win!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKelli
What a wonderful present. I can't think of anything better! I love the dark orange and light grey.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterchristine
I like leaf and cerulean blue. Thanks.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAnne
What a great giveaway. I love grass green and spice together. Thanks for the chance to win!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMuireann
Nutmeg and magenta
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSue
Tough choice but I would say spice and cerulean.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMargo
Magenta and bright yellow
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAlissa
I love the turquoise and bark combination!

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December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCalina
I am in love with grey blue combinations this winter. My favourite is periwinkle and light grey. the periwinkle is a bit unexpected and makes the elegant combination kick up a notch.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterkim
I love Atlantic with Dark Orange. Anything with Dark Orange is huge for me right now. :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKari M.
Charcoal and leaf are my favorite color combo. Awesome giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTina W
I love the SeaGreen and the Steel!!! Some of my fav colors!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLauren
What a fantastic giveaway! I've been considering getting a Kindle Fire, and I love these books. I own Weekend Knitting and have consulted my library's copy of Last-Minute Knitted Gifts many times. I love jewel tones, so I think my favorite color combination would be Deep Magenta and Moss.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMartha
I rather like the combination of Carnation & Pea.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMel
I love the combo of Dark orange and Atlantic. Thanks for the generous giveaway.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJane
What an awesome giveaway! I love love love knitting and crochet books and have quite a few of those on my 'wish list' on Amazon already! My color pics are the bright orange and the seagreen.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMelanie Schallow
My two favorite color combos are:
1. Seagreen + Magenta
2. Deep Magenta + Raspberry
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTamara
My favorite combination would have to lilac with peppermint.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRebecca Leightman
I am in love with all blues and grays but I think my favorite combination is Sky (75) and charcoal (39)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJanet H.
What a great idea! I love Pacific and Carnation!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjms71
Seagreen and Bright Yellow
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKrista D
Sunshine and light grey. Such a pretty combination. Thanks for the giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRose
I love periwinkle and charcoal -- or spring and charcoal.
Great giveaway!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKris
I think my favorite color combination would be Deep Magenta and Lilac. They are so beautiful though that it is hard to pick!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMaggie
Lavender and Spring!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentersherry
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December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBronwen C
Love this project! I would go for a big contrast with Pea and Bright Orange!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLiza
Ochre and Sunshine!
Oh how perfect a kindle would be to sit with with my newborn babe! fingers and toes crossed....thank you!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMolly
What a nice and great idea! I would love to win this kindle and then make a case for it....red or orange??? And these books on the kindle would be great; so many times I don't have mine with me and want to, on the kindle I"d always have them on hand.
:-)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJanet Dunivin
I tried to post and got an error message. So I'm trying again.

I really like Ochre and Sun. Thanks for the opportunity!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDebraB
What a fabulous giveaway--thanks for a chance!!
Oh my, so many scrumptious colors, but I'm feeling magenta and nutmeg at the moment;-)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentermarilyn
Oooh. Lovely giveaway, though I must say, all of the ideas and inspiration you giveaway so regularly are blessing enough. Thank you.

My choice would be bright pink and bright orange.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJennifer Friddell
Deep Magenta and Sun.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMichelle Z.
light gray and bright yellow, but of course it's so hard to choose. Thanks for the awesome giveaway. :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenteranna
Purple and kelly....funky but to me, it just works! I adore jewel tones.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAstrid G
Sage and raspberry - hard to say!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBronwen C
What a fantastic giveaway! My favorite color combo is Lapis and Seagreen.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKatelyn
Bright orange & Fuscia for me. Awesome giveaway!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTracey
I love Sage and Atlantic together. I love blues and greens together. Thanks for the give away. I love my kindle and too have a color version would be great. Add in the books and I am in heaven!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterChristy
I'd love a Kindle Fire! Pick me, please!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLibby
I love the Bright Yellow and Light Grey along with Nutmeg and Coral!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMeg
I love ochre and brick!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentertracy
Kelly and Fuchsia :-)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMarta
Just stared at the felt for far too long before finally deciding that I'm loving Bright Orange (04) and Light Grey (37)! What scrumptious colors! Thanks for the fun contest!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAlexa
oooh fuchsia and ocher!!!!! Sooo nice, def my favorite!!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterstacey
Definitely Bright Orange and Turquoise:)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterEmily
I love
leaf and moss and
wheat and butterscotch.
Sorry, had to pick two!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDonna Leach
My favorite woolfelt colors are light grey and spring green. They have a clean, fresh look about them.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterdot smith
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