Holiday Card Roundup

Happy Friday friends, and happy first day of December! Today we’ve got a roundup of holiday cards we gathered from our blog as well as other places around the internet. Grab a cup of something hot, sit back, and enjoy!


Pop Up Dies

Interactive cards are so much fun for the recipient, and our Pop-Up Dies make interactive cards come together in minutes. We love this ginger bread house card by designer Eva Pizarro from our blog HERE.

We R Memory Keepers Holiday Cards Roundup

Photo Sleeve Fuse

Shakers pockets are a good idea anytime, but they’re totally perfect for the holidays! They’re easy to make with the Photo Sleeve Fuse, some sequins or other bling, and a page protector or plastic sheets. Find these awesome cards by our friends Kreative Kymona HERE and user, Queeniooos, HERE.

We R Memory Keepers Holiday Cards Roundup

We R Memory Keepers Holiday Cards Roundup

Next Level Embossing Folders

Our Next Level Embossing Folders create unbelievable texture on holiday cards! Visit the Ellen Hutson blog HERE to learn more about this beautiful North Pole card by Julie Ebersole.

We R Memory Keepers Holiday Cards Roundup

Clearly Posh Collection

Nothing says “holidays” quite like silver and gold, and our Clearly Posh collection is an easy way to add some bling. Visit the blog HERE for more details about this sparkly holiday card.

We R Memory Keepers Holiday Cards Roundup

Thanks for stopping by friends! We hope you’ve found some helpful inspiration from this holiday card roundup. Happy holiday crafting and enjoy your weekend!

Mixed Media Roundup

Happy Friday friends! We hope you enjoyed all the lovely mixed media projects from our design team this week. We’re finishing things off with a roundup of past mixed media project ideas from our blog.  We hope these projects inspire to get your hands dirty this weekend. Enjoy!

Mixed Media Project Ideas by We R Memory Keepers

Flower Punch Board Canvas

We’re in love with this beautiful floral canvas! Combining the Flower Punch Board with the Minc is a stroke of genius. CLICK HERE for full instructions.

Flower Punch Board Canvas with Heidi Swapp Minc

Framed Watercolor Art with the Supreme Ruler

The Supreme Ruler was the perfect tool to make this beautiful watercolor art come together. For more photos and details about this project, CLICK HERE.

Watercolor Framed Art by Eva Pizarro for We R Memory Keepers

Mixed Media Scrapbook Layout

We love all the layers on this cool scrapbook page featuring the Mini Alphabet Punch Board and the Frame Punch Board! You can find a step-by-step tutorial for creating this look HERE.

MIxed Media Father's Day Scrapbook Page by Soraya Maes for We R Memory Keepers

Watercolor + Washi Tape Scrapbook Page

If you’re new at mixed media projects, this idea is perfect for you! Combine stripes of watercolor paint with your favorite washi tape for the win. Visit our blog HERE for more photos and details.

Washi Tape and Watercolor Scrapbook Page by Tessa Buys for We R Memory Keepers

Framed Desk Art

Get your Thickers alphabet stickers perfectly aligned with the Laser Square. And then add all the foil to your framed art with the Heidi Swapp Minc. CLICK HERE to learn how.

DIY Framed Desk Art by Chantalle McDaniel for We R Memory Keepers

Thanks so much for stopping by friends. We hope you have a safe, fun, and crafty weekend!

Storage + Organization Roundup

Hello and Happy Friday We R friends! We hope you’ve enjoyed the past week full of craft storage and organization tips, and that you’ve found some inspiring ideas. We thought we’d finish off the week with a roundup of craft room storage ideas featuring We R products that we’ve found around the interwebs. Sit back, relax, and enjoy!

We R Memory Keepers Craft Storage Roundup

DIY Ephemera File Folders

We’ve all got them lying around–ticket stubs, receipts, pamphlets, programs–but how do we keep them stored and organized in an effective and safe way? CLICK HERE to visit our blog and learn how to make your own file folders with the Template Studio to store your memorabilia in a safe and pretty way.

DIY Ephemera File Folders featuring the We R Memory Keepers Template Studio

5 Washi Tape Storage Ideas

If you’ve got washi tape, we’ve got solutions for you! Visit Aly Dosdall’s blog HERE for five different ways to keep your washi stash organized and easy to find.

Washi Tape Storage Ideas by Aly Dosdall

Menu Planner with the Organization Gallery

Our Organization Gallery Frames are beautiful and functional. Visit our blog HERE to learn how to turn the Shadow Box Frame into a handy menu planner to keep your life organized!

Menu Planner with the We R Memory Keepers Organization Gallery Box Frame

Die Storage Binder and Magnetic Pouches

Metal dies are fabulous for customizing paper craft projects and stretching your paper stash. Keeping them stored and organized is easy with our Die Storage Binder and Pouches. CLICK HERE for more photos and details on Aly’s blog.

We R Memory Keepers Die Storage Binder and Magnetic Pouches

Washi Tape Shutter Storage

If you like to keep your washi tape stored visibly and stylishly, here’s the solution for you! Use our Shutter Memo Holder, along with some simple paper clips, to keep your washi rolls stored and organized in a beautiful way! You can find more details on our blog HERE.

Washi Tape Shutter Storage

Clear Stackable Paper Trays

Pretty scrapbook paper deserves to be seen, don’t you think? Keep it on display and organized in our Stackable Paper Trays. CLICK HERE for more photos and details on the Bazzill Basics blog.

We R Memory Keepers Stackable Paper Trays

Crafter’s Tote

Keep the craft supplies that you use most often in a container that’s pretty and easy to move around for on-the-go crafting. Whether you’re at a crop with friends, or just crafting at the kitchen table, you can’t go wrong with this handy Crater’s Tote Bag. CLICK HERE for more photos and details on Aly Dosdall’s blog.

We R Memory Keepers Crafter's Tote filled with American Crafts Sticky Thumb Adhesive

Well, that’s all for today friends. Thanks for joining us. We hope you’ve found some helpful inspiration, and we wish you a crafty and well-organized weekend!

Top Ten Pinterest Posts

Happy Friday friends, and welcome back to the blog! We hoped you’ve enjoyed this week’s “pin-spiration” from our design team. Today we’re closing off “Inspired by Pinterest” Week with a roundup of the Top Ten Most Pinned Projects from our Pinterest boards. Check them out below, and if you haven’t already, give us a follow on Pinterest for some fabulous project inspiration!

We R Top Ten Pinterest Posts

10. Valentine Party Pouch

This sweet Valentine’s Day Party Pouch comes in at number 10 with 439 repins, and 46 likes. Make some for your next party, whatever the theme, with our Goodie Bag Guide and Glassine PapersCLICK HERE to pin this to your Pinterest board.

Valentine Party Pouch

9. Peg Board Storage Wall

This Peg Board Storage Wall idea, with 492 repins and 78 likes,  is perfect for small craft spaces since it takes up vertical rather than horizontal room. If you’re not the DIY type, you can grab a few of our Peg Board Frames from our Organization Gallery collection for your own creative space. To add this pin to your Pinterest board, CLICK HERE.

Peg Board Storage Wall

8. Shaker Pocket Bookmarks

The Photo Sleeve Fuse continues to be one of our most popular tools, and our fans just love this idea for making shaker pocket bookmarks. With 534 repins, and 39 likes, we love the idea too! CLICK HERE to pin this to your Pinterest board.

Shaker Pocket Bookmarks

7. DIY Fabric Envelopes

These pretty fabric envelopes  (623 repins, 67 likes) are a great way to package a handmade card or other gift. Easily make your own with our Denim Blues fabric paper and 123 Punch Board (or Envelope Punch Board). If you’d like to add this pin to your Pinterest board, CLICK HERE.

Fabric Envelopes

6. Stitched Party Garland

Add some color and style to your next party with a Stitched Party Garland. At least 695 pinners repinned this, and 115 liked it, so you can’t go wrong! Grab our new Stitch Happy sewing machine (available in June–pre order HERE) so you can make your own.

Stitched Party Garland

5. Embossed Butterfly Card

This pretty card comes in at number 5 with 957 repins and 80 likes. CLICK HERE to pin this to your Pinterest board. We just love the pretty embossed background! You can get the same look with our Next Level Embossing Folders and Evolution Advanced.

Embossed Butterfly Card

4. Free Font Downloads

We can tell we’ve got some font fans with our number 4 most popular pin at 1076 repins and 93 likes. CLICK HERE to pin this to your Pinterest board so you can grab these fun free fonts. Remember, you can add beautiful metallic handwriting and accents to your craft projects with our Heatwave Foiling Tool and Stencils.

Free Font Downloads

3. Interactive Gift Card Holder

This darling interactive gift card holder has 1174 repins and 135 likes. CLICK HERE to pin this fab project to your Pinterest Board. If you’d like to make one for a loved one, you can use our Evolution Advanced and Gift Card Holder Pop-Up Die.

Gift Card Holder

2. DIY Gift Card Holder

This DIY gift card holder made with the Envelope Punch Board is our second most popular pin with 1853 repins and 208 likes. CLICK HERE to pin this and to learn how to make one with your Envelope Punch Board (or 123 Punch Board).

DIY Gift Card Holder

1. Handmade Valentine Idea

Grab your die cutting machine, some baker’s twine, and some sugar free gum to make our most popular Pinterest post, with 6385 repins and 1211 likes. Moms will appreciate their kids bringing home a little less sugar from the Valentine’s Day party!

Handmade Valentine Idea

Thanks for joining us this week with our Pinterest projects, and we hope you’ve found some helpful inspiration and ideas. Don’t forget to follow us on Pinterest HERE for the latest project ideas with our newest tools.

Baby Project Roundup

Good Monday morning friends, and welcome to Baby Week here on the blog! This week we’re featuring projects that are for babies, baby showers, and soon-to-be mommies. Our design team has cooked up some amazing inspiration for you!

But to get things started, today we’ve got a roundup of past projects for you. Check out the list below of some of our favorite baby themed blog posts!


Hot Air Balloon Baby Shower

If you’re planning a baby shower or baby birthday party this spring, here’s a fun idea for a theme–hot air balloons! And what better way to make those hot air balloons than with our DIY Party Honeycomb Pads and Stencils? CLICK HERE for more photos and details about this fun project.

Baby Shower Gift Idea

Make a baby keepsake album and interactive card with the Frame Punch Board and Photo Sleeve Fuse. The mom-to-be will love this sweet handmade gift, and she’ll get to record all the exciting milestones as well. You can find a full tutorial HERE.

Baby keepsake album and interactive card

Baby Banner

This darling baby banner would be perfect for a baby shower or baby birthday party! You can learn how to make your own with the Alphabet Punch Board and Banner Punch Board by clicking HERE.

Baby banner

DIY Baby Animals Board Book

Get out your Cinch binding tool and some book board to make this darling baby gift idea. CLICK HERE for more photos, details, and instructions.

Baby board book

Letterpress Baby Announcement

The unique and beautiful look of letterpress is the perfect way to announce the arrival of your little one. Learn how to make your own letterpress baby announcements with the Evolution Advanced and Letterpress Kit HERE.

Letterpress baby announcement

Cinch Baby Album

Record the changes in your baby during the first year in a special mini album. Take a photo each month, and record the exciting milestones, then bind all your pages together with The Cinch. You can find more photos and details HERE.

Cinch Baby Book

Pregnancy Keepsake Album

Pull out your Photo Sleeve Fuse to make a beautiful pregnancy keepsake album for the mom-to-be. Fill it with 4×6 photo sleeves and journaling cards so she can include monthly photos of her growing belly, plus her feelings about the exciting events to come. CLICK HERE for full instructions.

Pregnancy keepsake album

Thanks so much for joining us today. We hope this roundup has provided some helpful inspiration for you. Be sure to come back each day this week for more baby themed project ideas from our design team. Crafty cheers!

Top 10 Blog Posts for 2016

It’s always fun to take a peek back over the past year before the new one starts. Today we thought it would be fun to share the top ten most-viewed blog projects during 2016 to celebrate before we start 2017 this weekend. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy looking back over the past year’s most popular posts! (In order from least- to most-viewed.)

Enjoy an end of the year roundup of the most viewed blog posts in 2016.

10. Craft Room Organization Tips


In this post, designer team members Kimberly and Aly have a few tips to share with you for storing your favorite We R supplies. Aly starts things off with some DIY Party and Punch Board storage, and Kimberly shares how she packs her Crafter’s Shoulder Bag for on-the-go crafting. Check it out HERE!

9. Unique Ways to Use Washi Tape


Washi tape has been a staple craft supply for several years now, and it just never gets old! Check out THIS POST with some great ideas for using washi tape in fun ways in your cards, layouts, and other craft projects.

8. DIY Mini Notebooks


These little cuties are easy to make and super useful. They’re a great way to use up extra 3×4 journaling cards, and they make great gifts. CLICK HERE to learn how to make them with The Cinch binding tool.

7. Accordion Fold Mini Album with the Template Studio


With the Template Studio, a sheet of poster board, and your favorite photos, papers, and embellishments, you can make an interactive 4×4 inch mini album perfect for documenting your own memories, or for gifting to a loved one. Grab a step-by-step tutorial on the blog HERE.

6. Pop Up Cupcake Card


Check out THIS POST where you’ll learn how to use the DIY Party Honeycomb Pads and Stencils to make a fun interactive birthday card. Video tutorial included!

5. Cinch Baby Book


Create a custom baby book with The Cinch binding tool. Keep track of monthly milestones and exciting events in a giftable mini album like THIS ONE.

4. Pop Up Birthday Cake Card


Our Pop Up Dies make for fun interactive cards for birthdays, and celebrations of all kinds. CLICK HERE for a full tutorial.

3. Make Bows with the Envelope Punch Board


This video tutorial for making bows with the Envelope Punch Board has been a long time favorite project on the blog. CLICK HERE to watch it yourself.

2. Envelope Punch Board Mini Album


Not only was this envelope mini album the second most popular blog post this year, but it’s the second most popular post overall on the blog. Check it out HERE.

1. Scrapbook Layout: Photo Flipbook with Tabs


This post featuring a photo flipbook indexed with tabs continues to be the most viewed post this year and for the past several years. You can find more photos and details HERE.

We hope you’ve enjoyed looking back at the blog over the past year, and we know you’re going to love the inspiration we have in store for you in 2017! Happy New Year friends! Have a safe and fun weekend.