Monster Bookmarks Craft for Kids

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These dollar store monster bookmarks are absolutely adorable!

Yes, you read that right. These cute bookmarks are made from 100% dollar store supplies so they’re not only cute, they’re cheap to make! As a mommy on a budget, I’m all for cheap crafts.

Dollar Store Monster Bookmarks

Monster Bookmarks Craft for Kids 1

This fun & easy monster bookmarks craft is great to make any time of the year but is especially great to make for Halloween!

It’s also the perfect craft for a monster party or slumber party.

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If you’re ready to get started with this super fun craft with your child, keep reading.

However, if you don’t have time to make this craft right now, make sure you pin this post so that you can come back to it later.DIY Monster Bookmarks for Kids - Fun for Little Ones

Ready? Let’s get our supplies together. You may have these items at home or you may need to make a trip to your local Dollar Store.

Dollar Store Supplies for Monster Bookmarks Craft

Dollar Store Monster Bookmarks Supplies List


  • Dollar Store Large Craft Sticks (one for each bookmark)
  • Dollar Store Pom Poms (assorted)
  • Dollar Store Chenille Stems – AKA: Pipe Cleaners (assorted)
  • Dollar Store Wiggle Eyes (assorted)
  • Dollar Store Washable Markers (assorted)
  • Low Temp Glue Gun and Glue Sticks (This Mini Lo Low Temp Hot Glue Gun & Glue Sticks Combo Pack is perfect for little hands. It’s also cheap 🙂 )
  • Scissors
  • Pencil

How To Make Monster Bookmarks

Let the kiddos create their own Monster Bookmarks to encourage creativity & reading. It’s ok, you can make some too. Go ahead, it’s fun! =)

Step One:

Color all of the sides of your craft sticks with washable markers, then set aside to dry.

Coloring Craft Sticks

Step Two:

Carefully insert a sharpened pencil into a large pom pom to create a hole. Place a small amount of low temp glue on the chenille stem and insert the stem into the pom pom.

Craft Sticks & Pom Poms Process

Step Three:

Holding a pom pom at the top of a craft stick, wrap a chenille stem around three times. Clip the remaining length of the chenille stem with scissors and secure it with glue.

Craft Sticks and Pom Poms

Step Four:

Create monsters attaching the remaining chenille stems, wiggle eyes and smaller pom poms with the glue gun.

DIY Dollar Store Monster Bookmarks Supplies

You’re done! How fun was that? If you tried this craft and loved it, share your thoughts with me. I’d love to hear from you!

For more (FUN!) monster crafts and ideas for kids, follow my Pinterest board Monster Fun for Kids.

Monster Bookmarks Craft for Kids

Dollar Store Monster Bookmarks Craft for Kids


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