Mel's Card Corner | Vintage Holly

Vintage Holly

I’d been eyeing the Good Tidings stamp set from the Stampin’ Up!® holiday catalog since it was released a few months ago. When I saw it was one of the stamp sets featured during the 20% off stamp sale last...
Mel's Card Corner | Sweet Treats

Sweet Treats Christmas Card Challenge

Maureen, one of my fellow DT members at StampNation, is kicking off a new bimonthly Christmas card challenge over there today. She will be posting a new themed challenge every other Saturday. As you all know, I love challenges, but...
Mel's Card Corner | One Layer Simplicity

One Layer Simplicity

I was saddened to see a couple of days ago one of my favorite challenge blogs, One Layer Simplicity, has decided to close. I’ve enjoyed participating a few times, but really loved looking at the designs posted by others as...
Mel's Card Corner | Neutral Christmas

A Neutral Christmas

Christmas is usually all about reds, greens, and bright colors. For my card today, I decided to go very neutral instead. The first step was creating the background on my card base which I made from Thick Whisper White cardstock...
Mel's Card Corner | Pink Christmas

Pink Christmas

I’ve always been a huge fan of non-traditional colors for Christmas. Even when I actually do use red and green, I tend to use darker shades like deep burgundy and hunter green. As you may remember, I even did a whole series of...