Mel's Card Corner | Winter Woods Embossing

Winter Woods Embossing

I know it may seem a bit odd to see a holiday/winter card in April, but this is the time of year I like to start creating my cards for the holiday season. I sent out around 150 cards last...
Mel's Card Corner | Concord & 9th Winter Wear

Concord & 9th Winter Wear

For today’s card, I’m featuring a fun new layering set from Concord & 9th called Winter Wear. I love how you can mix and match all the elements to create a variety of looks for these girls. For my card...
Mel's Card Corner | Thankful for You

Thankful for You

It’s so hard to believe it’s November already! It seems like we were just in the middle of summer and suddenly, Thanksgiving will be here before you now! One of the trends that’s very popular on Facebook during the month...
Mel's Card Corner | Let It Snow

Let It Snow

Today’s card was inspired by the day 16 CARDtober challenge at 2Peas Refugees. The theme for this challenge was to create a card with some type of element that “pops” up from the card. It could be an action wobbler...
Mel's Card Corner | Fall Inspiration

Fall Inspiration

Even though you wouldn’t know it here in southern California since our high temperature today was 93ºF (~34ºC), fall is in the air for most parts of the United States. I’ve seen so many friends posting beautiful photos online of...
Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

I’ve been having so much fun lately doing ink blending with Distress Oxide inks. They blend so beautifully! I pulled them out again for today’s card. I started by creating a card base from Strathmore Bristol Smooth card stock. I...