Art of the bookmark

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The Art of the Bookmark – UK graphic artist Simon C Page offers some great bookmarks in a variety of patterns and colors.  Saw it on COLOURlovers.

 

 

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Mirage Bookmark – Swiss makers of fine bookmarks; their site has a exhibition of bookmarks from around the world.  Also check out their Most Interesting Bookstores of the World which includes the Aalto-designed Academic Bookshop in Helsinki (more here).

 

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These days my bookmark of choice is a blank catalog card.  I’ve got a stack of them, no longer needed for a card catalog but great for marking one’s place in a hardcopy book.

 

More on bookmarks herehere, here, and the book Bookmarks (via Designers & Books).  What’s your favorite bookmark?

 

 

 

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