Introduction: DIY Bookmarks

This DIY bookmark is very easy. It can be used as party favors or just to mark your place in a book you're reading. Enjoy!

Step 1: What You Will Need

• Scissors
• "Patterned" Scissors (optional)
• Markers or pens (optional)
• Pencil
• String or twine
• Page from book
• Cardstock of any color
• Hole Puncher

Step 2: Cut Your Paper

Cut your paper in a bookmark shape. I used a patterned scissor to make designs on the perimeter. Then, use your hole puncher to make a hole

Step 3: Time to Say Sorry to That Book

Cut a smaller rectangle from a page of an old book and glue that on to the middle of your bookmark. I added a strip of paper with holes into the middle.

Step 4: This Is Really Simple

Thread the twine or string through the hole and tie a knot.

Step 5: Optional

If you want this bookmark to last very long put on a coat of Mod Podge and let it dry for about 1 hour. Mod Podge is basically a solution of water and regular white liquid glue.