04/12/2012 08:44 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Craft Of The Day: Make A Bookmark You'd Actually Want To Use

You'll never lose your page again with this Craft Of The Day. This clever, no-slip bookmark stretches to fit any size book and can simply be made by sewing a piece of ribbon to a hair tie. Make one for yourself or give one to a friend. It's a great cheap and easy gift idea! Keep reading for the how-to.

Photo by Taylor of MaryJane And Galoshes

What You'll Need:
A ribbon
A hair elastic
A button

How To Make It:
1. Measure a piece of ribbon long to wrap around one side of a book.
2. Fold one end of the ribbon over a hair elastic and sew it in place.
3. Sew a button to the other end of the ribbon.
4. Wrap the ribbon around your book and hook the hair elastic around the button to mark your page.

For a full tutorial, visit MaryJanes And Galoshes. And, be sure to check out the other great crafts in our Craft Of The Day slideshow below.

Craft Of The Day