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This model is from the book, The Joy of Origami, by Margaret Van Sicklen. If you need help, please refer to my Instructable, Origami Bases and Basics....
Start with your paper angled like mine. Fold in half downwards.
Fold in half, left to right, and unfold.
Fold the right corner down, so that the top touches the middle crease, but so that the bottom, the tip, is angled away. Do a mirror on the left.
Pleat means fold backwards, and then forwards. I did this on this model by folding the tip down, flipping it over, then folding a little below to make...
Flip it back over and fold the right ,left, and bottom corners in, just a little bit to make the edges a bit more round.
If you want to, you can draw spots.
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