Mel's Card Corner | STAMPtember Card Challenge

STAMPtember Card Challenge

I happened to notice the current Wednesday challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp blog is Stamp It using a rubber or photopolymer stamp set (no digi stamps) featuring STAMPtember products. If you aren’t familiar with STAMPtember, it’s a special...
Mel's Card Corner | Autumn Thanks

Autumn Thanks

Even though we’ve still been having temperatures in the 90s here in southern California, my mind always turns to Autumn when it’s September. Today I used Stampin’ Up!® products to create this fun Autumn-themed thank you card. I started by...
Mel's Card Corner | Clean and Simple Thanks

Clean and Simple Thanks

I love creating clean and simple (CAS) cards. While they can often look like very simple cards, most card makers will confirm creating clean and simple cards isn’t nearly as easy as one might think. It can be a real...
Mel's Card Corner | Quick & Easy Masculine Card

Quick & Easy Masculine Card

For today’s card, I decided to do a masculine twist on the card I posted Friday. Even though I used the same sketch (Challenge #275 over at StampNation), the cards are practically polar opposites. One is very bright, feminine, and...
Mel's Card Corner | Sweet Friend

You’re So Sweet | Celebrate Friends SOA

The new Celebrate Friends Stamp of Approval Collection from Catherine Pooler Designs launched last week. If you haven’t picked up this wonderful collection yet, there are still some boxes available. I thought I would showcase a few of the products...
Mel's Card Corner | Share What You Love Sneak Peek

Share What You Love Sneak Peek

I thought I would share a little sneak peek today at some new bundle options that will be available from Stampin’ Up!® as a special early purchase opportunity during the month of May. The products available during this special promotion...