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Paper Craft Bookmarkers

| Paper Craft > Origami for Kids & Adults

By Pattie | Nicobar, Andaman And Nicobar Islands

Difficulty Level Intermediate
Paper Craft Bookmarkers | Hobbyideas
Bookmarkers are always a welcome gift to book lovers, and these will be cherished for a very long time when you make them by hand with a simple yet clever technique of paper cutting and folding.
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how to do it yourself

STEP 1
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Gather supplies; scrapbook papers, craft glue, pencil, craft knife, scissors, ruler, hole punch, and ribbon.

STEP 2
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Cut scrapbook paper 1-1/2” x 8” for the bookmark base.

STEP 3
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Use ruler and pencil to mark ½” from the top.
Mark 6 additional lines, 1” apart.

STEP 4
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Mark the center from top to bottom.

STEP 5
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Mark ¼” V’s at each 1” mark.
Cut each V with craft knife.

STEP 6
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

Fold the 6 bottom V’s up, toward the top.

STEP 7
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

Tuck the top V under the top tab.
Tuck the bottom 5 V’s under the flaps.

STEP 8
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Punch holes at the top and bottom.

STEP 9
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

Thread ribbon through openings as shown in photo.
Trim ribbon 3” from top and bottom of bookmarker.

STEP 10
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

Glue ribbon to bookmarker at top and bottom.

STEP 11
Paper Craft Bookmarkers - Step 11 | Hobbyideas

Repeat technique to make multiple bookmarkers.

you will need

Scrap book papers, Fevicol MR, Pencil, Craft Knife, Cutting Mat, Scissors, Ruler, Hole Punch, Ribbon, Lace

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