Introduction: Heart-Shaped Corner Bookmark

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This simple hand-crafted bookmark requires only 5 minutes to create. Try it yourself now! Have fun!

(adapted from video demostration by The Cheese Thief.)

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Step 1: Materials

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  1. Any square paper (~9cm x 9cm is a good size)

Step 2: Book Fold

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Fold the paper in half.

Step 3: Book Fold

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Fold the paper in half again. You should get 2 square flaps.

Step 4: Water Bomb Base Fold

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Pry open one of the flaps, flatten to make a squash fold. Turn over and do the same for the other side.

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You should get a triangle. Fold in the 2 bottom corners of the triangle to make crease lines.

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Fold in the top corner of the triangle to make another cease line.

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Open up the pocket of one flap and flatten to make 2 squash folds.

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Fold down the top flap …

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… and then inverse fold the same flap in half.

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Squash fold both corners.

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Triangle fold both bottom flaps.

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Flip the bottom flaps upwards and flatten. There you have it – your own heart-shaped corner bookmark!

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Maydethg1016 (author)2017-10-03

i did it

Megs and Mayu 12 (author)2015-12-04

I did not understand step #4,#7 & #9

me too

Megs and Mayu 12 (author)2015-12-04


Khadija zehra (author)2015-09-23

I can't understand step #7

sabu.dawdy (author)2012-03-23


capricorn (author)2012-03-23

Adorable :)

jessyratfink (author)2012-03-22

Very nice! I made one of these when the original video was posted - they're a lot of fun. Thanks for taking such great photos of the process. :)

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