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How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step

| Paper Craft > Origami for Kids & Adults

By Pattie | Nicobar, Andaman And Nicobar Islands

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Learn how to make bookmark with easy step-by-step tutorials @ Hobby Ideas. Handmade bookmarks are always a welcome gift to book lovers & these will be cherished for a very long time. Learn how to make unique DIY bookmarks using paper craft. Visit Hobby Ideas to learn how to make homemade bookmarks now!

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 2:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 3:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 4:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Mark the center from top to bottom.

STEP 5:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 6:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 7:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 7 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 8:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 8 | Hobbyideas

Punch holes at the top and bottom.

STEP 9:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 9 | Hobbyideas

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

STEP 10:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - Step 10 | Hobbyideas

Glue ribbon to bookmarker at top and bottom.

STEP 11:-

How to Make a Bookmark Step-by-Step  - 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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padmini

Posted 2 months ago

Nice idea
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