Father’s Day Bookmark

Hi Friends,

Father’s Day isn’t just for your Dad, but all the men in your life that have helped you become the person you are today. This includes grandparents, fathers, brothers, siblings and friends. For this Father’s Day, I wanted to create a small handmade item to share with all the men important to me in life. This bookmark was a perfect fit! 

Father’s Day Bookmark

Skill Level: Easy


  • C/2 – 2/75mm Crochet Hook
  • #8 Cotton Thread 
    • Pictured: Artiste #200 Turquoise 


ch- chain stitch

sc – single crochet

dc – double crochet 

dc3tog – double crochet 3 together (For tutorial on dc3tog visit Video Tutorial by Crochet Crowd)

sk – skip 

FO – fasten off 

*/rep – repeat as directed 

Finished Measurements: 

Approx. 7.5” 

Pattern Note: This pattern is created horizontally. A sketch of a reduced stitch diagram is provided below.


Begin, ch 38.

Row 1: 1 dc in the 6th ch from hook, *ch 1, skip next ch, 1 dc in the next ch, rep from * across, turn. (18 dc, 17 ch-1 spaces)

Row 2: ch 1, 1 sc in the first dc, * 1 sc in the next ch-1 space, 1 sc in the next dc, rep from * across, working last sc in the 3rd ch at begin ch, turn. (35 sc)

Row 3: ch 3 (counts as first dc), skip first 3 sc, *3 dec in next sc, skip next 3 sc, rep from * across within the last 3 sts, skip the next 2 sc, 1 dc in the last sc, turn. (8 3dc shells)

Row 4: ch 5 (counts as first dc, ch 2), *dc3tog, ch 3, rep from * across to within last 4 sts, dc3tog cross next 3 sts, ch 2, dc in the last st, turn. (8 dc3tog clusters)

Row 5: ch 1, 1 sc in each st across. (35 sc)

Row 6: ch 4 [counts as dc, ch 1), skip first 2 sc, *1 dc in next sc, ch 1, skip next sc, rep from * across, ending with 1 dc in last sc, FO. (18 dc, 17 ch-1 spaces) 

This pattern is an original pattern by Christy Hagan of Christy Makes Friends. Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you’d like to share this pattern, you may provide a link to this post, but please do not reprint it on your website.

You may sell products made from this pattern but please credit me, Christy Hagan of Christy Makes Friends, and provide a link to my blog www.christymakesfriends.com Absolutely no mass production or manufacturing of any kind is allowed. Thank you for understanding. I hope you loved this Free Crochet Pattern – Father’s Day Bookmark. 

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