Mel's Card Corner | CAS Rainbow Stars

Clean and Simple Rainbow Stars

As someone who loves making clean and simple (CAS) cards, two of the stamps sets in the most recent Lawn Fawn release immediately caught my eye. The first is the Simply Celebrate stamp set and the second if the Simply...
Mel's Card Corner | All That Jazz Blog Hop

All That Jazz Blog Hop – Day 1

Welcome to day one of our big three day blog hop featuring products from the new All That Jazz release from Catherine Pooler Designs. You should have arrived here from Josefine’s blog, but if you didn’t, don’t worry. I’ll have...
Mel's Card Corner | Coloring with Lots of Lavender

Coloring with Lots of Lavender

Today’s card is just a variation of the one I posted yesterday. On that card, I did everything with stamping. For today’s card, I’m using the same stamp set (Lots of Lavender from Stampin’ Up!®), but coloring everything with Stampin’...
Mel's Card Corner | Reason to Smile

A Reason to Smile

Sometimes our cards just don’t go as planned. This was originally going to be a shaker card, but I realized after I had all the foam tape in place and had already removed the backings that I forgot to adhere...
Mel's Card Corner | Coolest Yule Revisited

Coolest Yule – Part Two

I’m back again today with the second card I made using the Coolest Yule stamp set and dies from Cathy Zielske of CZ Design. I used the deer image on yesterday’s card, so today I’m using the tree image. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Coolest Yule

Coolest Yule

After waiting for a few weeks while they were out of stock, I was finally able to get my hands on the ADORABLE Coolest Yule stamp set and dies from Cathy Zielske of CZ Design. As soon as I saw...
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...
Mel's Card Corner | Elegant Snowflake Card

Elegant Snowflake

I’m still plugging away creating quick & easy holiday cards that carry a bit of wow factor. For today’s card, I pulled in the Winter Wonder embossing folder from Stampin’ Up!® The snowflake is large enough that it definitely works...