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Bookmark For Grandma

Bookmark For Grandma

Bookmark For Grandma

Designed by
Jan Monahan

 Make this sweet bookmark for your child to give to Grandma as a special gift. She’ll love it!


  • Kreinik Iron-on Braid: 6010, 6225

  • Kreinik Iron-on Ribbon: 6420, 6120, 6410, 6010, 6020

  • Card Stock in a natural color (DMD Industries Inc. Paper Reflections Line; www.dmdind.com)

  • Rafia (Berwick Industries™ Wraphia™, www.berwick.com)

  • Fiskars Brand 1/8” Circle hand punch #2351.7097

  • Kreinik Teflon Press Cloth

  • Iron


  • Download the template of this project by clicking on the PDF, and use it as a guide for placement of the threads.

  • Turn iron to high setting and allow to heat thoroughly. You must use high heat, or the linen/cotton setting on your iron

  • Cut 8 1/2 x 11-inch card stock to 8 1/2 x 2 1/2-inch strips.

  • Following pattern and using Teflon sheet and iron, press ribbon and braid onto card stock as shown in template. Work one section of thread at a time so you can easily control the placement. Work the lettering using Kreinik Iron-on Braid in 6010 Pearl. Make the books by ironing strips  of Iron-on Ribbon side by side, 3 strips of each color to make a book. Alternate lengths so that the books appear to be different sizes. Use gold and silver Iron-on Braid as horizontal spine decoration (refer to the photo).

  • Punch hole at the top of the bookmark, pound in eyelets and thread Wraphia through the eyelet as a tassel.

Downloading Instructions:

Clickhere to download the card templates for this project.  Youwill need the Adobe Reader to view and print this file.  If you havetrouble downloading this file and would like us to send you a printed copy senda #10 SASE to:  Grandma's Bookmark, P.O. Box 1258, Parkersburg, WV 26102. 

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