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Comment on the blog or connect with us on Twitter for your chance to win a copy of Jeanette Lim’s book, Big Little Felt Universe, or a complete felted grill set!

Our friends at Lark Crafts sent us over this adorable book and we just can’t seem to put it down. Felt projects are just too darn cute, and they are a great way to reinforce hand sewing skills, too.

Here is the book description:

Enter the imaginative universe of crafting with felt, with this irresistible collection featuring a super-cute Asian-inspired aesthetic. Twelve “sets” include more than 70 projects, from fruits and a felt knife for “slicing” them to a show-stopping birthday cake with decorations and detachable candles. Hundreds of photos and full-size templates make the crafting easy.

Sounds cool, right?! Until Tuesday, April 19th at 12 p.m. EST one person could win a copy of this great book. The author is also giving away a complete felted grill set, which included the the grill, a hamburger (with cheese, lettuce, onions, and tomato), a hotdog (with mustard swirl) and a bottle of ketchup and mustard — all handsewn from felt! One person will receive the book, and another person will get to win the set.

To enter, answer the following question in the Comment section below, or via Twitter: What was the last item you sewed by hand? If submitting an answer via Twitter, be sure to include the @BurdaStyle tag and the hashtag #comment2win.

Good Luck!

- David @ BurdaStyle

P.S. – Can’t wait to get your hands on the book? Purchase it here!

And…congrats to PeachRainbow and ourbusybunch on Twitter for winning our previous giveaway with ‘Pure Elements’ fabric from Art Gallery

83 Comments

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    Apr 30, 2011, 03.22 PMby lstone

    Felt is fun you always get something great.

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    Apr 20, 2011, 08.21 PMby Megan Carr Betts

    the last thing I hand sewed was a wool felt baby princess ornament.i make birds,deer,unicorns and hippos out of felt. i also made my little girl some felt tea bags,pasta and eggs for her play kitchen

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    Apr 20, 2011, 12.21 PMby janxangel

    The last thing I hand sewed was an embroidery project for a gift to my dad. Not counting basting for another project.

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    Apr 19, 2011, 04.53 PMby minimontse

    The last thing I sewed by hand was a set of miniature shopping bags.

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    Apr 19, 2011, 02.57 PMby medusa

    A cute little felt deer.

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    Apr 19, 2011, 12.23 AMby Karen Moss Flores

    The last thing I hand sewed were twelve animal hats for my daughters first grade musical! Actually it was the Barnyard Musical :) Three goat, three pigs, three cows, and three pigs! Sew much fun!

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    Apr 18, 2011, 01.11 PMby plemos

    The last items I sewed by hand were Christmas tree ornaments! Since then I’ve only sewed by machine and I miss sewing by hand. Thanks for the chance, the book looks adorable! ap_lemos at yahoo dot com

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    Apr 18, 2011, 12.52 PMby rosetulip

    the last thing I hand sewn is a cathedral window bag. I used dark green fabric as the base and all the flowers scraps I could find just in time for spring. My next one is yo-yo quilt. I already made hundreds of yo yo already!

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    Apr 17, 2011, 05.55 PMby orchardcity

    The last item I sewed by hand was a ball for my dog… Made from soft wool felt, appropriately!

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    Apr 17, 2011, 03.45 AMby lrm

    I love felt! The last thing I sewed by hand was an ipad sleeve… made of felt! :)

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    Apr 16, 2011, 06.33 PMby inaida

    I made a little toy for my chihuahua…a pink bone…I know it’s a little freaky but she loves it!

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    Apr 16, 2011, 03.23 AMby marliesbs

    I made a felt board game that uses velcro balls. It was for a project at work.

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    Apr 15, 2011, 10.55 PMby dozaline

    The last completed project I sewed by hand would be Easter bunnies. They are soooooooo cute! I’m currently working on a hand applique wall hanging.

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    Apr 15, 2011, 08.34 PMby shorty

    I love working with felt!!

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    Apr 15, 2011, 08.06 PMby Natasha Venzke

    It was a felt brooch!

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    Apr 15, 2011, 07.52 PMby Fabricfarmer

    The last thing I sewed by hand was a tank top in a tropical print to wear to a Hawaiian themed party!

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    Apr 15, 2011, 07.34 PMby klsxb

    The last thing I hand-sewed was a wallet out of felt!

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    Apr 15, 2011, 07.32 PMby gaviccaabri

    Today I just finished the last totally hand sewn project, it’s a felt book, jungle themed as a present for my nephew on his first little year, I’ll be posting pictures soon hopefully.

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    Apr 15, 2011, 07.24 PMby pink-cornelia

    the last item I sewed by hand was a felt stuffed head of a friend as a birthday present, it kind of came out as a small pillow that looked like him.

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    Apr 15, 2011, 03.02 PMby perrineco

    I did some felt vegetable for my kids.

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    Apr 15, 2011, 12.15 PMby psychorat

    I only close the last couple stiches of an opening by hand and I´m not patient and talented enough to sew a whole object just by hand. I probably should get more practice in that.

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    Apr 14, 2011, 07.56 PMby Kate Sharaf

    The last thing I sewed by hand (other than closing small openings etc) was hand-quilting a baby quilt for a friend. This book looks super cute!

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    Apr 14, 2011, 06.19 PMby banba1

    Awesome. I’m actually in the middle of a hand sewing project — I am teaching myself how to do Sashiko! And I am loving it!

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    Apr 14, 2011, 06.16 PMby Jenni Kessler

    The last thing I sewed by hand was finishing a “monster” that my 7 year old daughter made. She needed help closing the bottom.

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    Apr 14, 2011, 06.16 PMby Denise Lindsay

    I just sewed a felt food cake for my little girl yesterday. It fits perfectly in a little metal bundt cake pan we have for her!

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    Apr 14, 2011, 06.10 PMby Charlotte Richardson

    the last item i hand sewed was a felt owl stuffie from my own pattern, that i made for my 8 month old son :)

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    Apr 14, 2011, 05.56 PMby Melissa Zbikowski

    The last thing I sewed by hand was a Wonka bar iPod cozy a few weeks ago. I must get back to sewing again!

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    Apr 14, 2011, 05.34 PMby redcharlotte

    The last time I sewed by hand I was stitching up a hole in my husband’s sweat pants!

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    Apr 14, 2011, 02.20 PMby kmcgui1981

    This looks like a great book – I love making things from felt as it is so colourful and versatile.

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    Apr 14, 2011, 01.07 PMby parker1

    I am currently sewing a quilt by hand. great giveaway yanuzo at hotmail dot com

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