DIY: Paper Clip Bookmarks


If you want to jazz up your office supply stash, look no further than M&J Trimming! We have a stash of gorgeous ribbons, trims and notions that are perfect for personalized your office space. So whether you’re a recent grad looking to beautify their first cube, an intern dipping a toe into the working world in style, or a seasoned pro who wants a little more personality in their space; you can DIY office upgrades with ease! Check out these adorable paper clips that can be used as bookmarks, or hold together your thesis paper.


Paper clips

5mm Gingham Ribbon

9mm Rose Satin Jacquard



Paper Clip 1 DSC_0315-21. Place your 9mm Jacquard through the top of the paper clip.

DSC_0317-22. Fold over the bottom piece and cut. Glue pieces together.

DSC_0319-23. Once dried, cut the top piece on a slant or different shape.

Paper Clip 2

DSC_0330-21. Place your 5mm Gingham Ribbon through the paper clip, and tie it in a knot.

DSC_0333-22. Glue one side of your ribbon to the back of the knot going on a slant.

DSC_0334-23. Place the other side of your ribbon across the opposite side to create a bow. Glue down.


5 comments on “DIY: Paper Clip Bookmarks

  1. Cute! And easy!! I’m definitely doing this!

  2. Ronda Waters says:

    Reblogged this on t h e . r e f u r b i s h e d . l i f e and commented:
    Simple and fast DIY gift idea from the fabulous bloggers at M&J! Grab yourself some paper clips and your favorite ribbon, and get to creating!

  3. oh!oh says:

    how nice :)

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