International Highlights Winners Blog Hop - Dainty Delight

I’m so excited to be featured in the the International Highlights Top Ten Winners Blog Hop hosted by Kylie Bertucci. I was selected to participate in this hop by finishing in the top ten in the December 2022 International Highlights. Thank you to everyone who voted for my Nature's Harvest Card.

My card features one of my favourites from the upcoming Stampin' Up! January to April Mini Catalogue - Dainty Delight.  There is coordinating Designer Series Paper that you can get for free during Sale-a-Bration that makes this bundle even more amazing.  Check out this pretty Thank You Card.


  1. Cut Thick Basic White cardstock 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" and score at 4 1/4".  Fold and burnish on scorelline to form card base.
  2. Cut Designer Series Paper 4" x 5 1/4" and adhere to card base.
  3. Cut 2nd smallest oval from Fitting Florets Dies from Basic White cardstock - you need the outside piece, but save the oval for another card.
  4. Cut largest oval from Fitting Florets Dies from Basic White cardstock - you need the inside piece, but save the oval for another card.
  5. Stamp the flower on the inside oval piece using Old Olive ink
  6. Adhere the outside oval to the stamped oval using Dimensionals
  7. Adhere to the card base
  8. Cut the long stem using die from Old Olive cardstock
  9. Adhere to the edge of the oval
  10. Stamp sentiment on Old Olive cardstock using Old Olive ink.
  11. Cut out using Paper Snips
  12. Adhere to the bottom of the oval
  13. Tie a bow using White Crinkled Seam Binding and Parakeet Party Metallic Ribbon.
  14. Adhere to the bottom left of the oval
  15. Adhere Elegant Faceted Gems
  16. Stamp flower in the bottom right corner of inside of card using Old Olive ink

You can find all of the supplies for this card in my Online Store starting on January 5th.

Check out my Youtube Video for tips and tricks to make this card. Don't forget to subscribe to my Stamping with Melva YouTube Channel

Now it's time to be inspired by all of the Projects in our Blog Hop!

I hope we have inspired you!

Shopping with Me!

Use the following links to PDF copies of the catalogues:

Interested in getting on my list to receive a 2023 Mini Catalogue and Sale-a-Bration Brochure?  Click here to request a catalogue.

Please be sure to use the current Host Code 2NQJTNVF to receive a free gift from me. When you place a $50 order (before shipping and taxes) using the Host Code, I'll send you a Thank You card by mail and a FREE tutorial by email as a thank you.  If your order is over $200, please do not use the Hostess Code as you'll qualify for Stampin' Rewards, but I'll still send you the Thank You card and tutorial! 

You can also purchase this tutorial with 13 "Birthday" Themed tutorials for $20!   Check them out in my Square Store

Creativity Abounds - December 2022 Birthday

Creativity Abounds - December 2022 Birthday


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Here's my Faux Step Card card that is included in the tutorial.  

Monthly Card Club

I'm excited to be offering a Monthly Card Club either In Person or by mail.  Each month I will select a stamp set or bundle to feature.  You will make 3 cards with envelopes and receive 1/2 package of Designer Series Paper, package of Embellishments and a roll of ribbon.  Cost is $45 In Person (or local pick up) and $50 mailed.

You can join my club monthly.  If you join for 6 consecutive months and get a swag bag valued at $25 from me as a gift.

The In Person classes will be held on the last Sunday of each month from 10am to 12noon or 1-3pm.  Space will be limited to 3 people per class and masks will be mandatory (as well as any other requirements announced by the Provincial Health Officer).

Registration is now open for the January Club featuring Country Floral Lane - this is a new suite from the upcoming Mini Catalogue.  Registration closes January 8th.  Check out the sneak peeks for January.

Register for January Now!

Your Creativity Awaits

The January Kit features Bottled Two Tone Flora - this is an amazing new suite from the upcoming January to April Mini Catalogue that you are going to love!

Do you love to craft and are you looking for a kit that ships directly to you each month with special perks each month? Then you will LOVE “YOUR CREATIVITY AWAITS”!  

With “Your Creativity Awaits”, each month you will receive an exclusive make and take kit (2 cards of 4 designs) plus a PDF Tutorial.  All for only $60 per month shipped directly to you or $56 local pick up.

After 6 consecutive months of membership, you will receive a thank you of $25 product credit (before shipping and taxes) to spend on whatever you choose! 

Each month, the Design Team will choose one stamp set or bundle and design fun projects for you to create.  The stamp set is included in your kit. If you don't already own the dies or punch, you may add it to your kit or use what you have.  

  • Featured stamp set - Two Tone Flora
  • 8 Cards (2 each of 4 different designs) - designed by Your Creativity Awaits Team
  • Exclusive Project tutorials you can follow along with to create your cards
  • Extra product (value will depend on the price of the stamp set)
  • Shipped: $60 monthly
  • Porch Pick-up: $56 monthly 
  • Add on Two Tone Flora Dies for $43 more (total is $103 mailed or $96 local pick up)

Your Creativity Awaits Kit Timelines

  • The upcoming kit information including supplies needed will be announced by the 15th of the previous month
  • Sign up must be done by the 2nd Sunday of the month
  • Kits will be shipped and tutorials emailed out by the 4th Tuesday of the month (subject to unforeseen delays in the shipment of product from Stampin’ Up!)
  • Available to Canadian Residents Only

The January kit features the Stampin' Up!® Two Tone Flora. Check out the Sneak Peeks


  1. great card Melva, I love these bundles and DSP as well

  2. I love everything in Old Olive! LOL the color is my weakness. Lovely card Melva.

  3. Lovely card and colour Melva! Congrats on making it to the Top Ten Blog Hop this month!

  4. Love your card. The Old Olive really makes the white center pop!

  5. I love your monochromatic card, Melva! ~ Kim Kroeker

  6. So bright! I love your card!
    Greetings from Germany


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