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16 Easy and Quick Homemade Bookmark Ideas


Easy homemade bookmark template to create a bookmark made with cloth, paper, and ribbon as well as free printable bookmarks tutorials. Homemade bookmarks are not only fun to use but they make perfect inexpensive gifts and gift toppers as well.

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bookmark template

Bookmark Template

1.  Sew a Big Bow Bookmark ~ These bows are gorgeous as bookmarks, on a wrapped gift, on wedding invitations, Valentines, etc. Or attach the bows to hair clips for little girls.

Popsicle Stick Bookmarks

2.  Popsicle Stick Bookmarks ~ Inspired by the trendy arrows, large craft sticks were painted with craft paint.  You could customize these to any design idea you desire.

Easy DIY Bookmarks

3. Easy DIY Bookmarks ~ Make a lovely, personalized bookmark.  If you are giving a book or journal, wrap it up in brown craft paper and attach the bookmark to the front in place of a bow.

Easy DIY Paper Clip Bookmarks

4.  Easy DIY Paper Clip Bookmarks ~ These are super easy to make. Cut scraps of ribbon at varying lengths and widths.  You can also use up old buttons or brads by gluing them to the paper clip.

Homemade Bookmarks

Homemade Bookmarks

5.  Black & White Bookmarks ~ Black and white inspired bookmarks with a touch of gold!  There’s an editable field to customize the bookmark.

Chunky Tassel Bookmarks

6.  DIY Chunky Tassel Bookmarks ~ These yarn tassel bookmarks are so fun! And, easy enough to make that your older kids can even help you make them! Inexpensive because all you need is yarn. Perfect to give as gifts year round.


7. Handmade Bookmarks ~ Create your own bookmark by cutting strips of cardstock or scrapbook paper and laminating them for durability.  Add a tassel at the end.

Magnetic Washi Tape Bookmarks

8. Magnetic Washi Tape Bookmarks  ~ This tutorial is so cool because she uses magnets to hold the washi tape bookmark together when in use.  Now that’’s cool.

DIY Ribbon Bookmarks

9. DIY Ribbon Bookmarks ~  This is such a great pictured tutorial and when used in a book, you want just flat ribbon to be laying in the pages, and the pretty buttons on the outside.

Heart Shaped Origami Bookmark

10.  Heart Shaped Origami Bookmark ~ An adorable origami heart with a corner bookmark embellished a bit for a very elegant look.

Washi Tape Bookmarks

11.  Washi Tape Bookmarks ~ These are super easy to make.  Just cut and attach to a paper clip.

Free Coloring Bookmarks

Free Coloring Bookmarks

12.  Color Your Own Printable Bookmarks ~  Foster a love of reading with these cute Luau and Owl bookmarks.  Let your kids color them one their own and then laminate them so that they last awhile!  {{wink}}

Free Printable Coloring Page Bookmarks

13.  Free Printable Coloring Page Bookmarks ~ It’s always nice to be able to color one’s own book marks and these bookmarks are great for boys or girls even adults! {{score}}

Free Printable Bookmarks

Free Printable Bookmarks

14.  Feather Quote Bookmarks ~ Three beautiful feather bookmarks with literary quotes on them.


15.  Printable Bookmarks ~ Beautiful chalkboard and floral bookmarks that will get you motivated to read just so you can look at the pretty bookmark.

Free Printable Pencil Bookmark

16.  Free Printable Pencil Bookmark ~ Perfect for back to school, these pencil bookmarks have an editable field to add the child’s name.


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