The Bottom Line
- A wide variety of designs
- No-sew finishing instructions for each bookmark
- Alphabets for personalization for certain charts
- So many designs, how will I choose which to do first?
- Book pages have a shiny finish, making charts difficult to read from certain angles.
- A clear photo of each bookmark, completely finished is included on the pattern page.
- Each chart has a complete listing of the items used to finish the bookmark.
- A variety of sizes of bookmarks are presented. Some bookmarks have several parts to them.
- A full page is dedicated to each pattern.
- Assembly instructions will make completing the projects in Hold That Thought Bookmarks a breeze.
- Stitching tips and general instructions for working with patterns are helpful additions to the book.
Guide Review - Sandy Orton's Hold That Thought Bookmarks - Kooler Design Studios
The charts are divided into two categories - Words of Wisdom and I Can Read.
Overview of ContentsWords of Wisdom
A Friend - colorful floral motif and quote
A Good Thing - luscious-looking cupcakes
Ribbons and Lace - intricate monogrammed design
Bloom - Art Deco floral motif
A Lady and Her Book - Victorian lady
Red Hat Lady - red hat with purple flower
Beach Read - flip flops and fiction
Bibliophile - definition in detailed design
Where There is Love - Gandhi quote
Friendship - Chinese Symbols
Purse - handbag and wise saying
Butterfly - Jane Austen quote
Too Fond of Books - Louisa May Alcott quote
Camo - Initials
Happiness - Saying
Hummingbirds - two lovely birds and flowers
Journey - definition in a colorful motif
Life is Good - multi-part design
Live, Love, Laugh - floral motif
Maple Leaves - Shika quote
I Can Read
Treasure Within - fun treasure map
Don't Bug Me - cute bugs reading books
Monkey See, Monkey Do - sock monkey
Wise Owl - cool dude
Mr. Atomic - robot bookmark
Reading Zone - warning sign
Cool Penguin - cute two-part motif
Fish School - blue-fabric fishy motif
Gator Fun - alligator gobbling a book
Toucan Read - vibrant, colorful design
Hurray for Flowers - Smyrna Stitch centers
Book-Aneer - pirate-themed, multi-part design
To the Moon - cow jumping fun
Baby's Birthday - personalize this birth announcement
Admit One - ticket to adventure
Alien Scholar - ribbon-bodied dimensional creature
Bookworm - chenille antennae make this charming bookworm