Introduction: Heart Note Fold

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Just in time for Valentine's Day: a simple but beautiful Heart Note Fold!

Follow the steps on the next pages, or watch my video:

Originally named after the girl who inspired this fold!

Step 1: Make a Waterbomb Base

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Write a note. Something romantic would be nice :)

Orient the paper vertically and fold a waterbomb base at the top. There are tons of videos on how to make a waterbomb base, so seek one out if you need help.

Step 2: Waterbomb Base: Completed!

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Step One completed.

Step 3: Make a Diamond

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Fold the right and left points up to the top point to make a diamond.

Step 4: Fold Left Edge

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Fold the left edge to the center. The upper edge will line up with the diamond.

Step 5: Repeat . . .

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Repeat on the right.

Step 6: Fold Lower Edge

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Fold the lower edge up to meet the lower point of the diamond.

Step 7: Other Side Now

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Turn over. Fold the upper point of the diamond down. The diamond will be folded in half.

Step 8: Fold Left Corner

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Fold the lower left corner vertically to the center.

Step 9: Repeat . . .

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Repeat on the right.

Step 10: Tuck

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Tuck the right corner from the last step into the pocket on the flap you made in step seven.

Step 11: Repeat . . .

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Repeat for the left.

Step 12: Fold Points

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Fold the left and right points of the diamond diagonally down.

Step 13: Tuck

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Tuck the right point under the the flap made in step seven.

Step 14: Repeat . . .

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Repeat for the left.

Step 15: Finished!

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Turn over. Completed Valentine Heart Note Fold. Now give it to someone special!


The GreatP (author)2017-03-17

That's cool! I made it but I can't take a pic.

Nyeh heh heh!

Goldfinv (author)2017-01-03

Nice. The first steps reminded me of an airplane and a paper laughing puppet I used to make. Can't remember their steps tho... Thanks

RebeccaN26 (author)2016-04-22

this is great for gift tags and little notes to say sorry or thank you

daredevil499 (author)2012-12-10


cece.the.puppy.lover (author)2012-02-24

wow. this is so much fun... i even tought my mom, well she's still working on it! thanks :)

firedud15 (author)2010-08-31

thank you... she will love it

alex_neason (author)2010-07-11

Really simple and nice one..Thanks..

idkawesome456 (author)2010-05-30

 i made this and it looks beautiful i might do it with red construction paper but it might be hard

Alberta Leong (author)2010-05-18


Nova_Logic (author)2009-03-09

this is fantastic thank you so much. On my first attempt things were too small i couldnt do steps 10-11 and 14-15 with a lil practice my girlfriends gonna love it =D

Keira_Yagami (author)2009-02-10

Love it. :) I'm so gonna use this as a card. She'll love it. Thanks.

gymnastmoose (author)2009-01-25

awesome. i think ill use this for valentines day as a card or something like that :)

Elina (author)2008-10-07

this is so cool i love it

re-fashionista (author)2008-09-06

Oh wow! I used to fold my "love" notes in high school like this!

kid007la (author)2008-07-23

that was really easy! I had to quickly write a note to my cousin in camp and that worked perfectly!!!

dhruvgaara (author)2008-02-13

brilliant brilliant!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ive won kid of kreation award before and i made my heart different mine was named after saint nick it was easyier but... you won me! just brilliant!

cokecola (author)2008-02-09

Cool project but I gotta say the video was excellent. It was very clear to see what they were doing.

reedz (author)2008-02-08

Awesome! It would be great to make it a little smaller, but it looks fine now. Great job

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