Are you a book lover like me? I love reading a good book and these cute bookmarks make great hand-made gift ideas. Any of these fun bookmarks and craft ideas would certainly make a book more personal and special.

So skip the paper clip or store-bought bookmark and make one of these step by step DIY bookmarks. There are plenty of different designs to choose from: from quirky bookmarks to flower bookmarks, you’ll surely find a fun bookmark craft to love.

If you like to make some things, you might also like these paper flower ideas.

Best DIY Bookmark Ideas

These Beautiful Personalized Embossed Ribbon Bookmarks come out perfectly.

These bookmarks for kids are so much fun and a great way to get your creative side out.

Collection of printable bookmarks for kids with the shapes of cat, owl and dog on top of books. from skip to my lou
Such a cute idea!

Book Lovers Ruffled Bookmark. This cute and creative project makes a sweet frilly new bookmark in minutes.

These make for great gifts!

Sew a Bookmark! This bookmark is a great project for boys and girls. The best part is that these easy bookmark ideas would make useful perfect teacher gifts.

crafts for girls
Such a cute idea!

 Make colorful crafts like these coloring bookmarks with quotes.

free printable coloring bookmarks
Print your own bookmarks.

Flower fabric makes for unique bookmarks. They’re so super easy to make, you can find them in different patterns and they’re a great fabric stash buster!

flower bookmark
Sewing is so much fun.

Let’s learn how to make a bookmark that wraps around your book so you will never lose it!

homemade bookmarks
Save your page!

Felt Bookmark – a simple way to use your leftover felt pieces in one single bookmark craft session!

flower bookmark

If you’re looking for beautiful mother’s day gift ideas, make sure to take a look at these cute bookmarks

Image shows a set of bookmarks for mother's day with floral designs in different colors. - Skip to my lou
Such a cute gift.

Make a craft stick bookmark! Popsicle sticks are a great way to take away summer boredom blues and encourage kids to keep reading all summer long. Don’t craft stick animals sound like fun?

popsicle stick bookmark
Who doesn’t love popsicle stick crafts?!

crochet flower bookmark works up in minutes. They are the perfect project for scraps of yarn. This crochet pattern is one of the easiest things for beginners.

crochet flower bookmark
Crochet your own bookmarks!

The printable bookmarks to color are easy to make. Just print and color! You will love the tassel bookmark that makes it easy to find your place. Gift them all colored to a Grandparent or include some colored pencils for kids who love to color.

printable coloring bookmark with pink yarn tassle
Stay positive with these bookmarks.

How totally fun are these free coloring bookmarks! Kids will love coloring them. I love to get kids reading and motivate them to be readers.

free printable coloring bookmarks
Print your own bookmarks.

These covered button bookmarks make a cute and useful gift for a special friend. I made a free printable to make them extra easy to gift.

paperclip bookmark
Bookmarks for your friend.

Be inspired by coloring bookmarks with inspirational quotes.

inspirational coloring bookmarks
More bookmark ideas.

You can make these fabric corner bookmarks in any color or pattern you like, and they are really easy to sew.

fabric corner bookmark
Get your fabric scraps.

Celebrating? You might also like these Valentine Bookmarks.

I love how cute these Valentine bookmarks are.

This Fun Bookworm for kids is so bright and fun. This little critter is easy to make.

Pom pom bookmark

Here’s an easy way to make Recycled Bookmarks from cereal boxes!

cereal box bookmarks

Cool Picture Bookmarks — wouldn’t grandparents get a kick out of these with pictures of the kids!

Photo bookmark

This bookmark is really unique. Make this cool beautiful wooden bookmark for your favorite book.

wood bookmark

Here’s a fun way to use your scrap fabric to make a Fabric Book mark.

Fabric bookmarks

Got too much fabric? Good news – here are more Fabric Bookmarks


Homemade bookmarks

Make your own bookmarks that are original. This sweet little Vintage Fabric Bookmark has lovely unique fabric cut-outs.

paper bookmark

Here’s a great tutorial that kids will love to make an Origami Heart-shaped Bookmark!

origami heart bookmark

Beaded Bookmark  –wouldn’t these be cool personalized with names to give a little extra oomph!

beaded bookmark

Handmade Bookmarks

Make this fierce-looking, yet cute at the same time shark bookmark, to keep your books safe in a clever way. Great bookmark to place on the corner of a page!

shark bookmark

Do you like to crochet? This Crochet Sock Monkey Bookmark is a fun project.

sock monkey bookmark

My daughter loves making crafts. She is going to try making this Beaded bookmark with a charm in different colors.

jewel bookmarks

What a sweet way to save children’s artwork. Portrait Bookmarks by Amanda Soule

kids coloring bookmark

Little Birdie Secrets has this beautiful crochet flower bookmark. Be sure to click on through to see a wonderful bookmark for a Book Club (has a pocket to hold all the dates), a corner bookmark and a paper flower bookmark.

Crochet bookmark

How About Orange shares a clever idea for paint chips, Paint Chip Bookmarks. No need for a bookmark template.


If you have a fun bookmark idea, please leave a link in the comments for us to see!

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