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Project by moonroc posted 2311 days ago 1845 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are instructions to create a unique contemporary bookmark project. It is easy to make, perfect for scraps and easy to sell for a nice profit. Hope you like it. (The photo doesn’t do it justice. I have to take a better one) I am just getting my site going and will be adding new projects emphasizing wood and wood art.

-- Richard

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#1 posted 2311 days ago

nice bookmark, very different. I had no idea what it was at first.

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#2 posted 2311 days ago

This is an interesting and unique project that is quite useful.

Thanks for the instructions on your web site.

And thanks for the post as well.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 2311 days ago

cool…i love the use of scraps…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#4 posted 2311 days ago

Great idea, love the instruction on your site. I just might make some of these for clients.

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#5 posted 2311 days ago

Interesting. Do they just lay flat between the pages? And strips glued together and how thick? Cute idea.

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#6 posted 2310 days ago

are you trying to keep us from throwing away every teeny tiny bit of scrap wood? Well done! Neat idea. I can think of a couple people who’d like one of these.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#7 posted 2310 days ago

Thanks for all the encouraging coments. Cathy they do lay flat between the pages and are about 3/32 thick. I have another design that has a thin cut on the edge with four pieces of ribbon glued in that are great for bookmarking several pages in any book. I use it in my bible. I will show you in a future post.

Scott, I got a laugh out of your post. I have hard time throwing away my scraps. My guess is I am not the only one. Take Care.

-- Richard

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