Relax & Summer Bookmark

By  Andrea Bowden & Amy Yingling  for  Stampin’ Up!

size: 2"x6-1/2"; 2-1/2"x7-1/2"


  • Cardstock: Confetti White; So Saffron
  • Tag Sheets: Confetti White; Kraft
  • Cardstock: Marigold Morning; Old Olive; Real Red; Very Vanilla
  • Bodacious Jumbo Wheel
  • Twill Tape


  • Stamp sets: Amazing to Zany; Big Deal Alphabet; Perennial Favorites
  • Stampin’ Pads*: Classic: Certainly Celery; Tempting Turquoise; Craft: Certainly Celery; Pumpkin Pie; Real Red; So Saffron
  • Crystal Clear Stampin’ Emboss Powder
  • Ribbon*: Red Gingham; Turquoise Grosgrain; White Grosgrain
  • Fresh Favorites II Buttons*
  • Stampin’ Dimensionals*
  • Horizontal Slot Punch*
  • Crochet thread
  • Heat embossing gun
  • Sewing machine and thread
  • Perennial Favorites Stamp Set
  • Stampin’ Around Jumbo Cartridge*: Bashful Blue; Old Olive; Real Red
  • Circle Punches*: 1/8”; 1/4”; 1-3/8”
  • Sewing machine and thread
  • *Products by Stampin’ Up!
  • Relax Bookmark
  • 1. For bookmark, cut 2"x6-1/2" Confetti White rectangle. Machine sew around edges.
  • 2. Wrap Turquoise ribbon around one bookmark end twice; adhere ends to back.
  • 3. Use Tempting Turquoise ink to stamp flower on Confetti White cardstock. Cut out and slightly curl edges. Use Stampin' Dimensionals to adhere flower to bookmark. Thread crochet thread through So Saffron button; adhere to flower center.
  • 4. Use Certainly Celery ink to stamp "just" on Confetti White tag. Thread crochet thread through tag hole and knot.
  • 5. Punch slot in top of bookmark. Thread white grosgrain ribbon through slot, and use gingham ribbon to tie to tag.
  • 6. Use Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Certainly Celery, and Tempting Turquoise inks to stamp "R," "E," "A," and "X" on Confetti White card stock. Use So Saffron ink to stamp "L" on So Saffron card stock. Cover letters with Crystal Clear embossing powder; heat set.
  • 7. Cut out letters and use Stampin' Dimensionals to adhere to bookmark.
  • Summer Bookmark
  • 1. For bookmark, cut 2-1/2"x7-1/2" Old Olive cardstock rectangle. Follow manufacturer's instructions to wheel bodacious image as follows: Old Olive ink on Old Olive bookmark; Real Red ink on Real Red cardstock; Bashful Blue ink on Bashful Blue cardstock.
  • 2. Cut out three Real Red flowers and three Bashful Blue flowers and adhere over corresponding flowers on Old Olive bookmark.
  • 3. Punch six 1/4" Marigold Morning circles; adhere to Bashful Blue and Real Red flower centers.
  • 4. Use Old Olive ink to stamp "Summer" on Very Vanilla cardstock. Cut out letters individually; adhere to bookmark.
  • 5. Punch 1-3/8" Marigold Morning circle. Fold over end of bookmark and punch hole through all three layers. Thread twill tape through hole; knot ends.
  • 6. Machine sew three uneven lines along bookmark edge.