I’ve seen this model of magnetic bookmark circling round TikTookay after which I remembered this mission I posted again in 2009! I assumed I’d repost it so you can also make your individual magnetic e-book mark! They are so cool!
I’m actually into “crafty lit” – juicy novels which have characters who paint, bead, knit or sew. I’m the nerdy kind who at all times has a e-book on me and I make the most of each pocket of time to absorb a chapter. Sometimes I’ll lend a e-book, so for my favourite hardcovers, I make little borrowing pockets to maintain observe of who has it.
NOTE: IT is at all times higher to BUY a e-book, that approach the publishing business will thrive and permit extra delicious titles for us to devour. However, it’s OK to lend from time to time. Therefore, this mission is devoted to e-book lovers who share their finds. These pockets and bookmarks are a enjoyable approach so as to add spice to your library, and maintain all of the titles so as. If you belong to a e-book membership, take into consideration setting apart a gathering so the members can whip up a batch!
Book pockets and insert playing cards (one for every e-book)
Embossing powder and inks
Tape author and tape
Double-sided adhesive tape
Adhesive magnetic sheet
To make the pockets, work on a flat open floor. Before you start to embellish the e-book pocket, take into consideration the theme of the e-book, so you can also make a card to match. Use the stamps, embossing powder, watercolor paints, beads and the rest that evokes you. Do the identical for the cardboard insert, however be sure that to record the title of the e-book, and depart room for the title of the lender. Use the double-sided adhesive tape to affix the pocket to the within of the e-book.
To make the magnetic bookmark:
Cut your photos that you simply wish to present on both facet of your bookmark.
Cut a bit of colourful paper lengthy sufficient for each of these photos, depart about 1/8″.
Fold the paper in half.
Add a bit of adhesive magnetic sheet to every facet.
Use a glue stick or dry adhesive so as to add a picture to each side of the bookmark.
Let dry and use as you want!
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You can discover the Thank with Google function in a number of locations on my web site, together with my sidebar. If you strive it out, let me know what you assume! Thanks as at all times on your help.
Check out my TikTok for the magnetic bookmark!
I really like seeing everybody’s variations of how they make these! #magneticbookmark #bookmark #craftychica ￼
Love & gentle,