Instead of using an old scrappy piece of paper for a bookmark, crochet this Easy Crochet Bookmark Pattern and use it to mark your reading pages.
Crochet bookmarks also make gorgeous little gifts and don’t take long to make. You can jazz them up with buttons, tassels and other cute things.
1 skein of Red Heart Baby Sheen Pistachio Yarn (Fine Weight, Category 2)
1 skein of Red Heart Baby Sheen Sunshine Yarn (Fine Weight, Category 2)
Bookmark Measurements with Edging
14.5 inches/37 cms Long x 2 inches/5 cms Wide
Stitches & Terms
This pattern is using U.S. stitches. To convert stitches go to my Crochet Stitch Conversion Chart.
ch = chain
ch-2 = 2 chain stitches previously made
ch-3 = 3 chain stitches previously made
sc = single crochet
dc = double crochet
hk = hook
rep = repeat
sl st = slip stitch
st = stitch
sts = stitches
ch-2 = 1 dc st
ch-3 = 1 dc st
Using pistachio color yarn, ch 10.
Row 1: 1 dc into 4th ch from hk, 1 dc into each ch st across to the end, ch 2, turn. (8 sts)
Row 2: 1 dc into each st across to the end; making last st into top of ch-3, ch 2, turn.
Row 3: 1 dc into each st across to the end; making last st into top of ch-2, ch 2, turn.
Rows 4 to 35: Rep Row 3.
Using sunshine color yarn, join with a sl st into top right side of 1st dc st.
Work over yarn tail as you go – 2 sc around side of same dc st, ch 1, 1 sc into each st across the top of the bookmark, ch 1 at corner, work over yarn tails as you go – 2 sc around side of each dc and ch-2 sts to the next corner, ch 1, 1 sc into each loop of foundation chain and into ch st at end of corner, ch 1, 2 sc around side of each dc and ch-2 sts to the next corner, sl st into 1st sc.
Weave yarn tail in with a yarn needle.
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All the best,
SKILL LEVEL: Easy
FINISHED SIZE: Approx. 25 cm (10 inches) long.
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