Introduction: Steampunk Bookmark

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This is a simple bookmark for all steampunks. It shows the main parts of steampunk as a genre. Hope you enjoy!

Step 1: What You Will Need

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To make a steampunk bookmark you will need a hot glue gun, glue gun sticks, gears (I purchased mine at Micheal's),ribbon of a steampunk color, (Mine is silver) and whatever other steampunk accessories you want.

Step 2: Making the Base of the Bookmark

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For this step, you will glue the gears together using the hot glue. You can arrange them however you want, just as long as it is thick enough to be a bookmark. On the back, glue a strip if hot glue down the back so it doesn't fall apart. On the front, remove as much hot glue as possible.

Step 3: Adding the Ribbon

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At the top of your bookmark, tie the ribbon to a hole in one of the gears. This is when you may want to add accessories, like keys. You can use any knot to tie the ribbon, I prefer a bow. Your bookmark is complete!

Step 4: Use the Bookmark

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You can use this bookmark for any kind of book, but it looks most fabulous in a steampunk book.


SparkySolar made it! (author)2014-10-23

I found my STEAM PUNK GEARS and watch gears( TINY)

But I was unable to find a straight background.

So I stepped out of the Box, or more likely fell out of it


SparkySolar (author)2014-10-22

I love this instructable thank you so much

I LOVE STEAMPUNK I am working on a syringe (Glass and an USB port)

stylishkittens (author)2014-07-14

Awesome! Good job!

KilbeyTheSpaceBunny (author)2014-06-30

I got the gears at micheals in the jewelry section

So cool! Where did you get the gears that you used?

BeccaParty (author)2014-06-30

Wow, this cool!!!

KilbeyTheSpaceBunny (author)2014-06-29

That sounds awsome! If you do I'd like to see

doodlecraft (author)2014-06-29

Awesome, love how it turned out! I'd want to display it on the wall though and not just stuff it in my book! hahaha! :)

KilbeyTheSpaceBunny (author)2014-06-29

Just so everyone knows i also entered in a competition with this. Best of luck to everyone else in the competition!

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