Description: This delightful crochet flower bookmark is a charming and practical project for any crochet enthusiast. It’s a perfect way to add a touch of handmade beauty to your reading experience. Whether you’re an avid reader or looking for a thoughtful gift, this flower bookmark is a wonderful choice.

Materials Needed:

  1. Worsted weight yarn in your choice of colors (main color for the bookmark and contrasting colors for the flower)
  2. Crochet hook appropriate for your chosen yarn (usually size G or H)
  3. Yarn needle
  4. Scissors


  1. Start by making the bookmark base:
    • Chain a foundation row of about 25-30 chains (adjust the length to your preference).
    • Double crochet in the third chain from the hook and in each chain across.
    • Chain 2, turn, and work another row of double crochet. Repeat until your bookmark is the desired width. Fasten off and weave in the ends.
  2. Crochet the flower:
    • Choose a contrasting color for the flower.
    • Chain 5 and join into a ring with a slip stitch.
    • Round 1: Chain 1, single crochet, chain 3 repeated 5 times in the ring. Join with a slip stitch to the first single crochet. (5 chain-3 spaces)
    • Round 2: Slip stitch into the first chain-3 space, chain 1, 3 double crochet, chain 2, slip stitch in the same space (petal made), repeat in each chain-3 space around. Join with a slip stitch to the first slip stitch. (5 petals)
    • Round 3: In each petal, single crochet, half double crochet, 2 double crochet, chain 2, slip stitch in the second chain from the hook, 2 double crochet, half double crochet, single crochet. Repeat in each petal around. Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.
  3. Assembly:
    • Sew the flower onto one end of the bookmark base using the long tail and yarn needle.
    • Weave in any remaining ends.
  4. Finishing:
    • Block the bookmark if desired by lightly dampening it and shaping it to lay flat. Allow it to dry completely before using.

Your beautiful crochet flower bookmark is now ready to mark your place in your favorite books! It’s a lovely way to showcase your crochet skills and bring a touch of handmade elegance to your reading routine or to gift to a fellow book lover.

Remember, you can always customize this pattern by using different yarn colors, adjusting the size, or adding embellishments as you like. Enjoy your crochet project!