3 Holiday Craft Project Tutorials with We R and JOANN Stores!

Three Holiday Craft Project Tutorials with We R Memory Keepers and JOANN Stores!

It’s officially holiday crafting time, and we’ve got some great craft project tutorials to inspire you! Check out these 3 holiday craft ideas featuring some of your favorite We R Memory Keepers tools available at JOANN Stores. (Click HERE to shop.)


Meowy Christmas Holiday Countdown


DCWV Pets & Presents Stack
DCWV North Pole Stack
DCWV Happy Holidays Double-sided Cardstock Stack
WR Memory Keepers Premium Paper Trimmer
Hole Punch
1” circle punch or die
Number Stickers or Dies
Alphabet Stickers
Foam Adhesive

Meowy Christmas Holiday Countdown


  1. Trim patterned paper and red cardstock at coordinating angles using the angled ruler included with the WRMK Premium Paper Trimmer. Adhere to 12×12” white cardstock. Stitch around pieces if desired.
  2. Trim 25 rectangles to 2” x 1 ¼” out of various patterns. Punch or die cut 25 1” circles out of white cardstock.
  3. Adhere numbers 1-25 to white circles and add circles to patterned rectangles. Adhere rectangles to 12” x 12” piece using foam adhesive on the bottom and sides of each to create a pocket. Be sure to leave space at the top for the title.
  4. Trim “Christmas” banner from DCWV North Pole Stack. Add the word “Meowy” above it using letter stickers.
  5. Trim Cat image from DCWV Pets & Presents Stack. Adhere to chipboard for stability and durability. Punch hole in the top and tie twine making sure that the twine is long enough to reach from the top left corner all the way to the “25” pocket.
  6. Adhere twine to top left corner behind paper and add to frame.
  7. The countdown is complete!


Working in batches helps to save time. For example, cut all the rectangles, circles and numbers and create an assembly line to complete each pocket.


Verry Merry Banneer


DCWV North Pole Stack
Park Lane 5th & Monaco Stack
White Cardstock
We R Memory Keepers The Works All-in-one Tool
Letter Stickers
Needle and Thread

Three Holiday Craft Project Tutorials with We R Memory Keepers and JOANN Stores!


Very Merry Banner

Trim white cardstock to desired banner size. Create banner shapes using the We R Memory Keepers All-in-one Tool.

Trim various patterned papers to fit the bottom half of the banner pieces and adhere.

Trim thin red foil strips from striped patterned paper found in the North Pole Stack and adhere above patterned papers.

Trim elf from North Pole Stack patterned paper and attach to center banner piece using foam adhesive if desired.

Add title using letter stickers.

String banner together using ribbon.

Pom Pom Garland

Make pom poms in various colors at desired size using the We R Memory Keepers All-in-one tool.

Using a needle and thread, go through the center of each pom to create garland, spacing them out as desired.


Glitter Holly Jolly Layout


DCWV Dear Santa Stack
We R Memory Keepers Glitter Mini Vac
Paper Trimmer
Circle punch or die
Red Cardstock
Double-sided Tape in various widths

Easy glitter clean up with the We R Memory Keepers Glitter Mini Vac


Add double-sided tape to bottom 2/3 of patterned paper to create various stripes.

Take the backing off one stripe and add glitter. Repeat for all stripes.

Trim Santa patterned paper from the Dear Santa Stack to approximately 1 ½” x 12” and red cardstock to ¾” x 12”. Adhere both near the top edge of glitter stripes, stitching on the red cardstock if desired.

Add photo to left side of layout using foam adhesive to add dimension if desired.

Trim “Holly Jolly” tag from Dear Santa Stack, tie twine at the top, and adhere to the right of the photo.

Punch or die cut various images from the Dear Santa Stack into circles and adhere them around the photo.

Embellish as desired.


Glitter can be messy. Make clean-up a snap with the We R Memory Keepers Glitter Mini Vac!

If you don’t have various widths of double-sided tape, try adding multiple strips right next to each other to create wider stripes.

To prevent any excess glitter from shedding off your layout, try laying a piece of copy paper over the glitter and burnishing it with a bone folder.

Thanks so much for stopping by! We hope you enjoyed these 3 Holiday Craft Project Tutorials. Happy holiday crafting friends.

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