Make Your Own Fabric Bookmark



Make your own book hugging bookmark! Never worry about dropping your bookmark and losing the page your on. With reversible patterns to match your current mood. Best part is it takes only 5 minutes to make!



Easy Bookmark Sewing Tutorial:

Supplies Needed:

  • Scraps of fabric
  • Small piece of elastic / garter (mine was 1/2 inch wide but really, most any width will do)




Instructions:

Cut out 2 pieces of fabric that are about 3 inches wide by 12 inches wide.

Cut your elastic / garter about 8 inches long.




Sew your fabric with right sides together. Sew up the two long sides:


Howtomakeabookmark 



Turn it right side out and press it flat:

Bookmarksew




Fold the ends in and press that as well:

Makeabookmark




Insert your elastic at the end and sew it in place.


Elastic


Do the same on the other end.


credits to: crazylittleprojects.com