Hands up who wants some cute Bookmark craft ideas to make reading super duper fun?! Me too so that’s why I put all my favs together so you can pick and choose which ones to make.
My DIY bookmark ideas are sure to please girls and boys alike. They all come with free instructions and printable templates where required.
DIY Bookmark Ideas for Kids
There are so many ways to make your own bookmark. You can make paper ones, ones from craft foam, popsicle sticks, pipe cleaners, felt and more!
You can have any theme or character, any special occasion or holiday. There is so much possibility to make lots of different ones whether you want a witch or bumble bee, unicorn or ladybug!
I decided to put a list of my own DIY Bookmark crafts to keep a tally of which ones I have made and also to inspire me to make others! Of course you can always let me know what you would like me to make.
Most of my bookmark ideas are simple enough for little kids to make, especially since many of mine come with free printable templates to help you copy my exact design!
Why not add your own take to some of mine. If you do please let me know in the comments!
Funky DIY Bookmark Crafts for Kids
Check out my list of amazing diy bookmark crafts for kids! Find lots of ideas for both boys and girls!
Dinosaur fans will feel roar-some with one of my cool T rex paper bookmark crafts for kids! Make as many of these guys as you like. I stuck to traditional green colors but you can do these in any color you wish! Purple T Rex anyone?
This Winter bookmark craft features a pair of penguins with bobble hats!! They make a great DIY bookmark for girls and boys who like to cosy up on the sofa and read during the Winter months.
This DIY Christmas bookmark craft for kids features a pair of Rudolph the red nosed reindeers! These are adorable for December and the fact kids can make two means they can give one to a friend.
My snail bookmark ideas DIY helps kids to make their own paper marker to keep their space when reading.
If you like my Christmas bookmark above then you will love Santa Claus version. How about making him and the reindeer one together. There is no reason you cannot use two bookmarks at the same time!!
These Gingerbread man bookmarks are one of my never ending bookmark craft ideas these days. Honestly these are all I ever seem to craft these days.
This set are super cute and a must for your Christmas craft list this year. The good news is that you can also use these for a puppet show.
If you like Disney bookmark crafts then this Raya The Last Dragon one will be right up your street
These hairy Monster bookmarks are perfect for anytime of the year but especially Halloween. Grab some popsicle sticks, color them in, add googly eyes, feathers or yarn for hair and a smiley face and viola!
Ladybugs are hugely popular during Spring and Summer and make the perfect book companion. I have lots of different ladybird crafts on my site but one of my favorites is this paper bookmark!
Girls will go Neigh for these adorable paper unicorns! Stick them onto the top of a popsicle stick and you have a great bookmark.
These easy bee bookmarks are perfect for reading on warm days in the garden. You can make these in less than 10 minutes so that you do not lose any quality reading time. Very simple bookmark craft for young kids.
Say Happy Halloween with a spooky story and your wicked witch bookmark!! Make lots of these and put them in Halloween goodie bags for your friends.
These corner bookmark are perfect for Avengers fans!! Great way to get boys to be crafty and also enjoy reading!
More Handmade Bookmark Ideas
Please tell me which ones you like best? Would you like more Thanksgiving and Christmas easy bookmark making ideas!
Origami bookmarks are a great idea! You can easily fold paper into lots of different things and use them as corner bookmarks. Why not make a star, heart, flower and use them to brighten up your reading!
You can also use duct tape to make one and decorate it as you wish with stickers, glitter, sequins, whatever you can find. These make for easy bookmarks for kids.
These make awesome gifts for friends and family. Plus kids are more likely to pick up a book and read when it is cold and wet outside.
Which of these DIY Bookmark Crafts will you make?
Hi there, I’m Laura an avid kids crafter with two little ones of my own to keep entertained! I have been doing kids crafts since 2018! Here at Easy Crafts for Kids you can find seasonal crafts for all age groups, as well as drawing tutorials, coloring pages and some other fun printables!