32 Crochet Bookmark Patterns

If you haven’t been swept up by the e-reader craze yet and you’re still reading physical books, you probably need a bookmark to mark your spot when you’re finished reading.

Reading is a personal thing, so I think your bookmark should be personalized as well! And there’s no better way to personalize something than to craft it yourself!

Read on for Crochet Bookmark Patterns that will delight, captivate, and preserve your reading progress!

32 Crochet Bookmark Patterns


`1. Frog Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Supergurumi Shop

Frog lover in your life? Time to whip up this amigurumi frog bookmark crochet pattern! Super easy, super quick and super adorable! What’s not to love?!

Frog Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Supergurumi Shop

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2. Crochet Eyes Bookmark Pattern by The Curio Crafts Room

Why not make a creepy eye bookmark for yourself? Aside from using these as bookmarks, the possibilities for these crochet eyes are endless! You may want to use them on dolls or any other amigurumi figures. These would also look great as an embellishment to your bags, clothing, and even phone covers!

Crochet Eyes Bookmark Pattern by The Curio Crafts Room

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3. Crochet Striped Bookmark Pattern by Knot My Designs

How amazing and sweet are these crochet pencil bookmarks?! They would make great teacher gifts or a gift for a little one. This striped design can be worked in your school colors to show off some school spirit. You could also leave the tops off and have a simple rectangular bookmark instead of the pencil design.

Crochet Striped Bookmark Pattern by Knot My Designs

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4. Crochet Flower Bookmark Pattern by The Little Treasures

Are you missing springtime and everything that goes with it? Why not press some flowers in your favorite book, crochet flowers that is! This crochet flower bookmark pattern is a fun project for every crocheter, no matter their skill level. With its simple stitches and beautiful design, this is a bouquet that’s sure to put a smile on someone’s face!

Crochet Flower Bookmark Pattern by The Little Treasures

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5. Crochet Cross Bookmark Pattern by Lyubava Crochet

This cross bookmark is a great accessory for keeping your place in your favorite book or bible. It is light, retains its shape and won’t leave marks on the pages. These are great Christmas presents for a Sunday School Class or other religious groups.

Crochet Cross Bookmark Pattern by Lyubava Crochet

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6. Crochet Meadow Bookmark Pattern by LTK Cuties

As you can see, a design doesn’t have to be complex for it to work well as a bookmark. Choosing a beautiful variegated yarn will give this design that added extra touch. This bookmark is a simple and mindless pattern that can be whipped up in no time.

Crochet Meadow Bookmark Pattern by LTK Cuties

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7. Chevron Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Rich Textures Crochet

This easy stack of pretty arrows has a kicky little tassel on the end. The color changes give you the perfect stripes. This is a pattern that you can work in almost any color combination. You could make the design again and again and never get bored with it. Plus it fits any book.

Chevron Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Rich Textures Crochet

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8. Crochet Rainbow Bookmark Pattern by Yum Yarn

Use this quick and easy crochet pattern to make your own happy rainbow bookmark! This happy little rainbow will give you joy as soon as you open your book. It’s a simple striped crochet bookmark pattern topped off with a smiling little cloud. What a precious little design.

Crochet Rainbow Bookmark Pattern by Yum Yarn

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9. Crochet Fan Bookmark Pattern by Crochetroo

Perfect for the book lover in you or someone you adore! This crocheted fan bookmark is sure to keep the page of your favorite book. Do have fun, as they are quick and easy once you get the hang of the fans. As a gift, they are always appreciated.

Crochet Fan Bookmark Pattern by Crochetroo

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10. Crochet Simple Fox Bookmark Pattern by Yarn Wave Shop

Crochet a cute little bookmark buddy to keep you company while you read! This happy chappy is an avid reader and would love to live inside your favorite book. He would make a fabulous page finder for any fox lovers. A great gift for children, too!

Crochet Simple Fox Bookmark Pattern by Yarn Wave Shop

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11. Heart Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Knitted Patterns

This is a crochet pattern for a lovely heart bookmark pattern. It is the perfect gift for someone you love or as a personalized Valentine’s gift! It’s not your typical bookmark. Instead of putting the bookmark between two pages, you put it on the corner of your page.

Heart Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Knitted Patterns

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12. Boho Feather Bookmark Crochet Pattern by A Crazy Sheep

Opt for this pretty feather with a rustic boho look. This pattern includes 10 different feathers in boho hippie style that are perfect for a bookmark, a dreamcatcher or any other creative project.

Boho Feather Bookmark Crochet Pattern by A Crazy Sheep

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13. Higher Love Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Julia Hart

This design doesn’t so much resemble a bookmark as a piece of very fancy and expensive jewelry. It’s very suave and sophisticated and will make an ideal handmade gift for the elegant and discerning reader. Do you know of anyone deserving, aside from yourself?

Higher Love Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Julia Hart

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14. Notes Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Little Owls Hut

These bookmarks can be made in any color you like. An ideal gift for book lovers and music lovers. These musical notes can make your life lyrical and in full rhythm. Another great pattern to try!

Notes Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Little Owls Hut

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15. Peacock Feather Bookmark Crochet Pattern by The Curio Crafts Room

This crochet bookmark in the form of a peacock feather would make for a lovely and original birthday, teacher or Christmas gift. The possibilities for this motif are endless. You could make garlands, wall hangings or embellish box lids, cards, hats, bags or key chains. Just enjoy playing around with them!

Peacock Feather Bookmark Crochet Pattern by The Curio Crafts Room

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16. Crochet Bookmark Pattern by Miizoo

Instead of using a scrappy piece of paper for a bookmark, crochet this easy bookmark pattern and use it to mark your reading pages. Try for the sweeter color of yarns.

Crochet Bookmark Pattern by Miizoo

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17. Crochet Cupcake Bookmark Pattern by Yum Yarn

A sweet treat for food and book lovers, a cute cupcake bookmark! A project that combines it all; crochet, books, food, and pom-poms. Plus it’s super quick and easy! You don’t have to worry about eating it, just enjoy the way it looks.

Crochet Cupcake Bookmark Pattern by Yum Yarn

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18. Harry Potter Inspired Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Left In Knots

Go back to Hogwarts in style with these four Harry Potter house scarf inspired bookmarks! You still have time to make yourself or your favorite Harry Potter fan this cute and functional scarf bookmark. Be ready to read the next Harry Potter book and mark your place while keeping your pages pristine.

Harry Potter Inspired Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Left In Knots

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19. Rat Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Supergurumi Shop

More suited for the library than the kitchen, this crocheted rat bookmark is a fun amigurumi project which has been crocheted in spiral rounds and rows. This rat bookmark will remain faithful to you and will remember your last read page in your favorite books.

Rat Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Supergurumi Shop

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20. Nerdy Bookworm Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Heart Hook Home

What is more precious than an adorable little bookworm?! This bookworm bookmark! He’s green, he’s nerdy and he loves to hold your place for you until you’re ready to pick up that book again! 

Nerdy Bookworm Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Heart Hook Home

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21. Crochet Summer Reading Bookmark Pattern by Fiber Flux

Perfect for catching up on your favorite book, this summer reading bookmark makes a fabulous and thoughtful gift to go along with a book or perhaps for someone in your book club too.  Crocheted with pretty thread in a lovely lace stitch, this bookmark is finished off with elegant crystal and glass beads.

Crochet Summer Reading Bookmark Pattern by Fiber Flux

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22. Crochet Budding Leaf Bookmark Pattern by Tying An End

Isn’t it so cute how the leaves are peaking out of the book? It is self-standing leaves so it looks like it’s actually growing from the book! Another perfect gift idea for your bookmark friends!

Want more leaf patterns? Check out our Crochet Leaf Pattern List.

Crochet Budding Leaf Bookmark Pattern by Tying An End

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23. Lace Crochet Bookmark Pattern by Petals To Picots

Keep your place with this pretty lace crochet bookmark pattern. This crochet bookmark pattern gives such an elegant outcome for a super quick and easy project. This Crochet Lace Bookmark would look great in many different colors!

Lace Crochet Bookmark Pattern by Petals To Picots

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24. Chess Bookmarks Crochet Pattern by Little Owls Hut

You can multitask your entertainment experience by crocheting a whole set of yarny chess pieces. Now, if you finish your book, you can always corner someone for a game.

Chess Bookmarks Crochet Pattern by Little Owls Hut

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25. Duck Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Heart Hook Home

This little duck bookmark is perfect for Easter baskets and excellent for young readers. If you are brand new to amigurumi this is also a great little project to get your feet wet! Isn’t he just quacktastic?

Duck Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Heart Hook Home

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26. Crochet Bookmark Pattern by Pops De Milk

 This design is similar to the motif-built crochet bookmarks. However, it’s worked in one piece. There are several ways to create such a design. You could work it top down. Alternatively, you could crochet a chain for the vertical center of the bookmark and then work around entirely around the chain to make the bookmark.

Crochet Bookmark Pattern by Pops De Milk

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27. Making Waves Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Rich Textures Crochet

The lazy days of summer lend themselves well to putting your feet up and reading that perfect summer book.  Why not dress up your summer reading with this fun free crochet pattern for the Making Waves Bookmark. The wave and chevron stitch is fun to work, can be worked in a variety of colors and is quick!

Making Waves Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Rich Textures Crochet

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28. Crochet Hedgehog Bookmark Pattern by Emma Crochet Design 4 U

This cute hedgehog pattern is unlike the others, as it is attached to a paper clip rather than being something that goes into your book. You will like the alternative of the cute critter sitting at the top of the book, as it eliminates some of the bulkiness of having a crochet piece inside your pages if your book pages are on the thinner side.

Crochet Hedgehog Bookmark Pattern by Emma Crochet Design 4 U

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29. Tunisian Feather Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Poppy And Bliss

This pretty feather is easy and quick to make and easily achievable with only just the basic knowledge of Tunisian crochet. There are so many ways you can use them to decorate all sorts of things. Make a dreamcatcher inspired wall hanging, dangle them off a basket or bag, and of course bookmarks! Get our written pattern here.

Tunisian Feather Bookmark Crochet Pattern by Poppy And Bliss

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30. Crochet Butterflies Bookmark Pattern by Olga Poltava

The skill level of this crochet project is intermediate. This pattern involves treble crochets and double treble crochets, as well as double treble clusters. This pattern can also be used as a beautiful lace edging or trim. Simply crochet until you have a lace ribbon of the desired length.

Crochet Butterflies Bookmark Pattern by Olga Poltava

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31. Crochet Botanical Bookmark Pattern by Fiber Flux

The Botanical Bookmark is a lovely little project to add a little beauty to reading time.  Pretty little blossoms are accompanied by two hanging leaves that are easy to add on.  This bookmark makes a perfect handmade gift too to go along with a great book!

Crochet Botanical Bookmark Pattern by Fiber Flux

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32. Happy Monster Crochet Bookmark Pattern by A Crocheted Simplicity

This monster likes to eat books! Put this little bookmark on the corner of the page and you will be sure that the monster will let you know where you’ve finished. This Happy Monster Bookmark is a super quick little project that requires a minimal amount of both yarn and time.

Happy Monster Crochet Bookmark Pattern by A Crocheted Simplicity

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We hope that you found ‘The bookmark’ among these bookmark patterns to suit your purpose and match your psyche as well.

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Enjoy making your own with these crochet bookmark patterns and start reading in style!