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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 (Your address will not be published.)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)

My favorite two color combo is Seagreen and Steel!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCat T
Love Raspberry & Green Grass combo !!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLisa Gordon
I like the black and Ecru combination, they're all beautiful, hard to pick......................
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCarolyn
So hard to choose! Today I'd probably say Iris and White.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGlynD
I am loving charcoal grey with any bright color right now, so I will to pick Charcoal and Sunshine as my favorite combo.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHope
Wow! I love the 32 purple with the 25 pink (bubblegum?)!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPam
My favorite combo is lapis & sunshine-- these two shades together make each other pop! Thanks for the giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAllie in Portland
I am absolutely drooling over that. The wool colors are gorgeous. My faves are light grey with pink.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterEmilee
royal and seagreen. thanks for the contest

Happy holidays

Julie
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjulie barrett
#49 Spring and #30 Deep Magenta are gorgeous!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMarcia (emme purses)
oooh.. tough.
1 steel & light grey
2 steel & raspberry

of course now i want to stop by and see the colours in person... ;)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterpenny
Here are two combinations I would like to see:
Lapis and White
Altantic and Deep Magenta
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNancy N from Texas
I love ALL the colors and can find infinite combos... but right now I love a Bright Pink and Bright Yellow combo, because it reminds me of my sunny toddler. Thanks. mich.m.graham@gmail.com
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMichele Graham
What a great giveaway! I was already excited just about the ebooks being available, but a kindle and ebook giveaway! I love two combinations of colors:
Turquoise and Purple or Fuschia and Spring! These tech cases are great.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMelody
right now it's nutmeg and sunshine. but that was really hard to narrow down.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentersamantha
Atlantic & Pacific would be sentimental to me for a lot of reasons. Thanks, Purlbee and friends! The books are more exciting than the Kindle!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKari
Dark Orange & Turquoise!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSarah
My favorite colors of wool are pink and maroon! Great giveaway! Thank you so much!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLouise
Partial to the light orange and the cerulean blue.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commentercheryl erlandson
Great cases! I like Cerulean and Wheat. :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSusan C.
I definitely love the combination of Pacific and Carnation
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJulia
Purple and Lilac would be devine.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKate
Ooo! So many colors - I love the fuchsia and sun together! Thanks for the giveaway. It sounds inspirational with all those patterns!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLinnea
Light grey and Sunshine. What a great giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAlexandra R
I like the charcoal and dark orange.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLauren
How exciting! I hope I win - I really love the ochre felt with bright orange :)
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAllison
Fun!

Purple and Black.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKris
My favorite combos are:

1. Peach and Steel
2. Sunshine and Charcoal

Thank you for such a generous giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterT.
I love Sunshine and Magenta!! What a great giveaway. :)

-Hope
www.aflatteringtale.com
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHope
What a lovely contest! My favorite color combination is Sky and Light Grey.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCaitlin Eaton
I love the Maroon & Moss and Steel & Sky. What a great giveaway, good luck everybody!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCarrie
So my favorite color combo on the felt would be Sea Green and Lavender and I would love love to win the new Kindle Fire! And all those knitting books how fantastic is that?
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKathi Jobson
butterscotch and lapis!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMary Rachel
It was very hard to narrow down, but lavender and dark orange would be my first combo choice.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJoan
What a great giveaway!! Favorite combo - sun and pink. Merry Christmas Purl Soho - thanks for a wonderful blog!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmy
Ooh, great giveaway! I like so many of those colors, but right now Sunshine and Charcoal are calling me...
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMelissa
What a Merry Christmas it would be to win this giveaway! Bright Orange and Ochre would be one combination I would love - but wow - the possibilities are almost endless!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjennybookworm
Bright Yellow and Light Gray is my favorite color combo right now!!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCarrie
I loveeee grey felt--so probably charcoal and/or steel with a bright color, like ochre.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterMartha
Moss and Bright Pink!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNatW
Magenta and light gray. Thank you for the spectacular giveaway! I would be so happy to win!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLeslie
Wow - what an amazing giveaway! I love Light Gray/Sunshine and Salmon/Pink.
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAllison
Want!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My color combo... hmm... sunshine + chocolate :D
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKim
Fuchsia and light gray if I have to pick only two!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLynn
Sun and Dark Orange (I think) .... it would be great if you could set up the site so you could see colours side by side
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterCharlotte
That video made me smile. I have the same feelings about sliding the yarn around sticks and turning that string into something that I, or someone else will treasure. It's just pure joy for me to knit. Thank you for posting that video....
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKieran
I like pink and nutmeg! What a great giveaway!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSteph
Hmm, today, sun & grey would be my pick!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRP
Awesome giveaway! My faves are sunshine and magenta
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBrittani
Oh how great! No more photocopying of books so I can travel with the pattern. As for the felt colors, I'm going to go with Pantone's prediction for my combo. Dark Orange and light grey!
December 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLynn
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