Book Marks 3 Ways Tutorial

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Book Marks 3 Ways Tutorial

Book Marks 3 ways

This is ridiculously easy and the project is very usable.

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Difficulty – Easy           

You Will Need:

  • A greeting card (used or unused – I made my bookmarks out of the striped one in the picture)
  • A colored envelope (Preferably from the greeting card. You can actually use just colored paper, but it’s much cooler to say the book mark is made from an old envelope :). It will also match the other bookmarks, both of which will be made from the card.)
  • Ribbon that matches the card
  • Rubber thread (if you’ve ever made a lanyard, you’ll know what I’m talking about. It’s the clear silvery stuff in the picture on the large spool.)
  • Scissors
  • Magnet tape (Shown here: )book m3
  • Stickers, gel pens, and other decorations
  • Hole punch (not shown)
  • A place to make your craft

Book Mark Way #1

Take your greeting card.

Lay it out flat and cut it like so.

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Use the piece on the right and set the left chunk aside for the next book mark.

Cut 2 small pieces of magnet tape. Stick them to each side of the inside of the greeting card piece, as shown.

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This bookmark will magnet around your marked page!

Book Mark Way #2

Cut a piece from the front of the greeting card. You don’t need the back part this time.

Punch a hole at the top of the paper.

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Thread a ribbon through, like so.

Pull both ends through the loop and tighten.

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Cute and handy!

Book Mark Way #3

This is where the envelope comes into play.

Cut a rectangle from it (I used the part in the back under the address)

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Decorate as you desire and punch a hole in the top.

Thread a strand of rubber thread through the hole. Tie a knot, tie a bow, and double knot the bow.

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Book Marks 3 Ways complete!

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