Introduction: Bookmarks!!!

Tired of turning the leaf of sheet as a book mark and making your book full of marks ???
Well now you have a chance to make your very own bookmarks.Let's get started!!!

Step 1: Ingredients for the Recipe...

Few decorative patterned paper/plastic(preferably thick):- I used few invitation cards.
Ribbons( long as much as you need it ,according to your books)
A punch hole tool.
A pair of scissors.
A little flame to seal the edge of the ribbons.

Step 2: Choose the Pattern You Want .

Choose or make the pattern you want on colored paper...
Iin the third picture I am trying to make a pattern on the paper...'what pattern?' - 'well you will get to know.'

Step 3: Scissors Time...

Cut out the pattern and as much you want.
I am cutting out a shorter row than provided.(i.e. as much as I want) in the second picture.

Step 4: Punch Holes...

Punch holes on the cut outs where needed. I used the top part because it will be easier to use, the slender part is on towards the bottom.Just use the basic Idea of the 'portrait' and 'landscape' orientation.

Step 5: Hint You Can Avoid ;)

The holes punched. Also you may guess the pattern I cut out of the purple card.

Step 6: Cut and Pull Through.

Cut the ribbon long enough to make a double ended strap connected to the bookmark.Pull the ribbon through the hole punched.

Step 7: Pull in Through the Loop.

After putting the two strands through the hole pull it out through the loop created , as shown.

Step 8: Seal the Edges.

Seal the edges carefully.The nylon ribbons catch fire very fast! so keep them at a distance from the flame and they will seal.

Step 9: Suspense Release!!!

You have made your very own book marks!!!! Use them as desired . :)

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    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    Glad that you liked it . Have fun :) and thank you for following :)