Fabric Bookmark PDF Sewing Pattern | DIY handmade cloth fabric book marks pattern. Quick and easy sewing project tutorial for fabric scraps.


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Sew your scraps into pretty bookmarks using this special sewing technique that can also be used to make other square/rectangular items quickly, easily, and with consistent results.

This way of sewing square/rectangles will give you beautiful square corners without needing to trim the fabric. There is also no turning it out through a tiny hole that needs to be stitched closed later.

Besides the bookmark, you can use this technique for patch pockets, closure tabs for bags and accessories, straps, fabric cuffs, patches for clothing or other surface embellishment, textile wall hangings, etc.

This document is a paper and ink friendly 5-pages: 4-pages of text/color photo instructions + 1-page of full size pattern pieces.

See finished bookmarks for sale here: http://etsy.me/1I9XLO2

Beginner Sewing Pattern: You have taken a basic sewing class or learned to sew from a book, are familiar with working a sewing machine, and have completed a few simple projects.

Approximate Finished Dimensions: 4.75" high x 2.25" wide (12cm x 6cm)

Supplies (Materials You Provide):
• fabric scraps
• fusible interfacing scraps (Pellon SF101 or equivalent)
• (1) eyelet & tool or pliers to install eyelet
• (1) 5"+ piece of ribbon or trim that will fit through the eyelet
• ruler & fabric marking pen
• basic tools/notions - scissors, thread, machine, etc.

Sew It & Sell It: Bookmarks made using this pattern can be sold in your own online store, local boutiques, craft fairs, etc. Please offer Michelle Patterns design credit in written descriptions.

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Average review
Great instructions - so happy to have a little help with a basic pattern!
Oct 7, 2017 by Carolyn Bishop
Nice instructions....Now time to get busy and make some.
Jun 3, 2016 by pishweela
Very nicely done, beautiful work.
May 4, 2016 by Susan Mansfield
Feb 1, 2016 by littlegreydog
Another great pattern from Michelle!
Jan 16, 2016 by Carol Flythe

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Please credit Michelle Patterns in all written item descriptions. For example when selling online please include the following sentence, or other similar wording in your item description: "This item was made using a michellepatterns.com sewing pattern." A link to my etsy shop would also be greatly appreciated.

All items for sale must be handmade by you. Contracting with others to mass produce the designs is expressly prohibited.

Distribution of the pattern pieces and corresponding instructions is expressly prohibited.