Heart-Shaped Corner Bookmark

This simple hand-crafted bookmark requires only 5 minutes to create.
Try it yourself now! Have fun!


Difficulty Level ★

Materials:

  1. Any square paper (~9cm x 9cm is a good size)

Method:

Step 1
Book Fold:
Fold the paper in half.

Step 2
Book Fold:
Fold the paper in half again. You should get 2 square flaps.

Step 3
Water Bomb Base Fold:
Pry open one of the flaps, flatten to make a squash fold.
Turn over and do the same for the other side.

Step 4
You should get a triangle.
Fold in the 2 bottom corners of the triangle to make crease lines.

Step 5
Fold in the top corner of the triangle to make another cease line.

Step 6
Open up the pocket of one flap and flatten to make 2 squash folds.

Step 7
Fold down the top flap …

Step 8
… and then inverse fold the same flap in half.

Step 9
Squash fold both corners.

Step 10
Triangle fold both bottom flaps.

Step 11
Flip the bottom flaps upwards and flatten.
There you have it – your own heart-shaped corner bookmark!

(adapted from video demostration by The Cheese Thief.)

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3 Responses to “Heart-Shaped Corner Bookmark”

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  2. Wen says:

    Wow! :D

    I am a preschool educator and I love this idea!
    Going to try it out with the kiddos!

    Thanks.

  3. Alberta says:

    Glad you like it! They are sure to love it too! :)

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