Origami Heart Bookmark




About: For some people, small, beautiful things are what life is all about - The Doctor

This Origami Heart Bookmark is simple, cheap, fun and most importantly, a beautiful bookmark!

Step 1: Equipment

All you will need for this is:

  • A square piece of paper, the colour of your choice
  • Scissors

Step 2: Fold and Cut in Half

You will need to fold your piece of paper in half, and then cut along the crease.

Step 3: Fold in Half Again

Fold your piece of paper vertically in half.

Step 4: Fold in Half AGAIN and Unfold

Fold your page in half AGAIN, but this time horizontally. Then unfold it

Step 5: Fold Both Sides to Meet the Centre and Fip

Fold both corners into the centre crease and then turn it over.

Step 6: Fold Down 1/3

Fold down one third of the way as seen in the photo

Step 7: Fold the Corners

Fold down the corners and indicated to form the heart shape.

Step 8: Turn Over and You're DONE!

Step 9: How to Mark a Page

Slide the heart over the corner to the pouch at the back hooks on.

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4 Discussions


Reply 1 year ago

Don't give up yet! Have another go and follow the instructions very carefully. If you have any more troubles, please let me know. Happy making :D


Reply 1 year ago

okay wait you are right thanks I will give it a chance I hope this works I will send you a picture about how many times i have failed but I have persevernce


1 year ago

this is really nice, something my lady will always remember me with...thank you

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Reply 1 year ago

I'm glad you really like my instructable!