Christmas Bookmarks – Perfect Gift for book lovers

Every Christmas I like to get a couple of books for my daughters as gifts. My husband and I love reading to them and watching the excitement in their eyes as the stories unravel. Since Gabrielle reads now, we decided to get her books from a series. Figured this way, she’ll be even more excited about finishing the book and knowing that there’s a second book that follows.

Books from Raincoast Books

Emanuelle will be getting these fun books:

Isabella: Star of the Story
Isabella: Star of the Story

The Snatchabook
The Snatchabook

Gabrielle will be getting The Templeton Twins Books:

The Templeton Twins Have an Idea
The Templeton Twins Have an Idea - Book 1

The Templeton Twins Make a Scene
The Templeton Twins Make a Scene - Book 2

Since they will be getting these at Christmas, I made them Christmas bookmarks!

Christmas Bookmarks

DIY Christmas Bookmarks - Easy Tutorial

– Felt
– Buttons
– Ribbon
– Embroidery Thread
– Needle
– Hot Glue Gun
– Scissors

Step 1: Cut out two big and two small felt circles.
How to make Christmas bookmarks

Step 2: Use a hot glue gun to attach the small circles unto the big circles.
Attach the circles together with hot glue

Step 3: Use a needle and thread to attach buttons onto your felt circles.
How to attach buttons

Step 4: Cut a piece of ribbon (use a book to figure out the length you want) and hot glue each end onto the back of the felt circles.
How to attach ribbon

Step 5: Hot glue the back of the circles onto felt pieces. Once they are dry and cut the access felt around the big circles (this will make circles the exact same size as your big circles.).
Bookmark Tutorial

And voilà you have cute Christmas bookmarks!!
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I have a few more bookmark tutorials if you want to check them out:
Felt Heart Bookmark – Felt Ribbon BookmarkBeaded Bookmark

So what do you think of the bookmarks? Are you going to make some?
Are you planning on buying any books as Christmas gifts?

Have a FABULOUS day!


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Disclosure: I would like to thank Raincoast Books for sending me these wonderful books for my children. The opinions in this post are 100% my own.


  1. says

    This is so cute. I too love giving my daughters books. I was a voracious reader as a kid, and hope they turn out the same. I love that you made bookmarks for them too. What a great idea. I’ll certainly be doing the same now. :)

  2. says

    These are really cute. It would be a great school party project. My kids are too old for that now since they are in middle & high school. I love bookmarks though. I have an ereader but still prefer a regular book and go to the library a lot. I might make some of these just for myself!