Instructables: exploring - living - origami - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:17:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Flickering Origami Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-Origami-Lantern/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:41:23 PDT
Interactive Origami Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Origami-Sculpture/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 14:46:58 PDT
Make Realistic Paper Tulips http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Realistic-Paper-Tulips/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:50:29 PST
Complex origami sculpture: K3 - 20 woven triangles - No glue http://www.instructables.com/id/Complex-modular-origami-sculpture-K3-20-woven-tria/
Complex origami sculpture: K3 - 20 woven triangles - No glue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/TTH1/HS1RQOM3/FGRTTH1HS1RQOM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/TTH1/HS1RQOM3/FGRTTH1HS1RQOM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/TTH1/HS1RQOM3/FGRTTH1HS1RQOM3.SMALL.jpg joettle Hola instructablers! This weave was first folded by Byriah Loper (I think.) Anyway the folding and assembly are surprisingly simple, but create a nice effect. There is obviously no glue involved. There are no official instructions/diagrams for this, as far as I am aware... This model will ta...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:33:15 PST
Origami picture puzzle stellated octahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-picture-puzzle-stellated-octahedron/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 04:51:49 PST
Origami Hat for Pets http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Hat-for-Pets/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 00:10:35 PST
Tiny origami dragon puppet / Pequeño dragón marioneta de origami http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-origami-dragon-puppet-Pequeño-dragón-marionet/
Tiny origami dragon puppet / Pequeño dragón marioneta de origami - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/TWXC/HS18HITO/F5QTWXCHS18HITO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/TWXC/HS18HITO/F5QTWXCHS18HITO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/TWXC/HS18HITO/F5QTWXCHS18HITO.SMALL.jpg kleffa hello everybody! in this instructable I explain how to make a puppet, like the ones I was a child. It's very funny to try make this one. ----------------- ¡Hola a todos! en este instructibo explicare como hacer una marioneta, como las que hacia de pequeño. espero se diviertan jugando con ella. p...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:05:17 PST
Origami Sculpture Puzzle: 4 Intersecting Cubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Sculpture-4-Intersecting-Cubes/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:54:15 PST
ORIGAMI 3 WAY SORTER OR SIGNATURE http://www.instructables.com/id/ORIGAMI-3-WAY-SORTER-OR-SIGNATURE/
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:51:53 PST
Dollar Bill Origami 5 Or 6 Point Money Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Origami-5-Or-6-Point-Money-Star/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 19:13:34 PST
Origami rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-rose-1/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2009 10:41:50 PDT
Kusudama Dafina by Andrei Dumitriu http://www.instructables.com/id/Kusudama-Dafina-by-Andrei-Dumitriu/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:30:58 PST
base for modular origami http://www.instructables.com/id/base-for-modular-origami/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2012 04:19:43 PST
Secret CompARTment http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-CompARTment-3/
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 16:28:02 PST
Origami tetris cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-tetris-cube/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 10:57:48 PST
Butterfly hair clips - origami with fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-hair-clips-origami-with-fabric/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 07:38:49 PST
Modular Origami | Mini Winged Swan | 181 Pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Origami-Mini-Winged-Swan-181-Pieces/
Modular Origami | Mini Winged Swan | 181 Pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/OALG/HQKYA0D0/F0LOALGHQKYA0D0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/OALG/HQKYA0D0/F0LOALGHQKYA0D0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/OALG/HQKYA0D0/F0LOALGHQKYA0D0.SMALL.jpg krysteanuh 3D Origami, Golden Venture Origami, Chinese Paperfolding, whatever you choose to call it, is an intensive form of origami which involves creating many pieces and assembling them together to create shapes, animals, flowers, and much more. To learn about the history, please see my first 3D origami gui...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 14:31:38 PST
Paper heart decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-heart-decorations-1/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:24 PST
Waterproof Paper Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Paper-Wallet/
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 09:55:40 PST
papercraft handbag http://www.instructables.com/id/papercraft-handbag/
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 01:01:51 PDT
Jar of Hearts (easy-without programming) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-of-Hearts-simple-easy-without-programming/
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 06:48:40 PDT
Modular Origami Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Origami-Base/
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 06:25:15 PDT
Stellated octahedron pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Octahedron-pendant/
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 03:31:42 PDT
One box can have many styles http://www.instructables.com/id/One-box-can-have-many-styles/
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:34:16 PDT
How to Make a Paper Umbrella using posters and office supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paper-Umbrella-using-posters-and-off/
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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 09:47:36 PDT
Fabric Origami Cube Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Origami-Cube-Earrings/
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 19:51:37 PDT
origami earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/origami-earrings-1/
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 07:10:20 PDT
Origami Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Boxes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/38DI/H461XASL/FG738DIH461XASL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/38DI/H461XASL/FG738DIH461XASL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/38DI/H461XASL/FG738DIH461XASL.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey With a few pieces of paper and some clever folds, you can create a multitude of different boxes to hold everything from snacks to coins. An origami box can also be a creative way to present a gift. This guide includes 10 of my favorite origami boxes that'll hopefully become favorite's of yours too! ...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:19:43 PDT
Origami Box with Interlocking Flaps http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Box-with-Interlocking-Flaps/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 10:10:54 PDT
Folding Book Art - Wedding Table Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Book-Art-Wedding-Table-Numbers/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 00:14:11 PDT
Origami bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-bracelet/
Origami bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/EQIU/HGG4Z9SJ/F8EEQIUHGG4Z9SJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/EQIU/HGG4Z9SJ/F8EEQIUHGG4Z9SJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/EQIU/HGG4Z9SJ/F8EEQIUHGG4Z9SJ.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bracelet is made from 15 origami cubes. Although it takes some time, I think it's worth it.  What do you need? To make this bracelet you will need - paper (mine were about 2,4 cm and gave cubes of 1x1x1) - yarn - closure - jump ring - needle - time Folding a module To make one cube you wi...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 11:21:19 PDT
How make a Pringle's pack art! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-make-a-Pringles-pack-art/
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Fri, 3 May 2013 08:14:22 PDT
Lucky star beads http://www.instructables.com/id/Lucky-star-beads/
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 02:35:52 PDT
DIY Gold, Silver & Copper Pendants! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gold-Silver-Copper-Pendants/
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By: Muhaiminah Faiz

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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 20:53:38 PDT
K2 - complex modular origami sculpture - no glue http://www.instructables.com/id/K2-complex-modular-origami-sculpture-no-glue/
K2 - complex modular origami sculpture - no glue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/3YAG/HFPTRN93/FYV3YAGHFPTRN93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/3YAG/HFPTRN93/FYV3YAGHFPTRN93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/3YAG/HFPTRN93/FYV3YAGHFPTRN93.SMALL.jpg joettle Hi there :) For those of you unfamiliar with the art of Origami, these are probably the models on this webside with the highest skill/price ratio :) They cost you nothing except time and a few sheets of paper... Aaaaand, this piece of art is completely biodegradable :) Here's a little bit of comp...
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Sun, 21 Apr 2013 13:41:26 PDT
Colourful Crane Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Colourful-Crane-Mobile/
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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 14:13:25 PDT
Crystalline http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystalline/
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Thu, 21 Mar 2013 09:23:18 PDT
Pentagonal High-Tower Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/Pentagonal-High-Tower-Spring/
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 08:27:01 PST
MAKALU modular origami sculpture - 6 woven pentagons http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKALU-modular-origami-sculpture-6-woven-pentago/
MAKALU modular origami sculpture - 6 woven pentagons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/X7EF/HDHW4UC1/F1IX7EFHDHW4UC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/X7EF/HDHW4UC1/F1IX7EFHDHW4UC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/X7EF/HDHW4UC1/F1IX7EFHDHW4UC1.SMALL.jpg joettle Howzit guys and gals! This is one of the 5 Himalayan peaks of origami folding, but don't let that deter you, it is a relatively easy model to fold. (compared to my previous instructable at least!) This is the first time these instructions are being made public on the internet, so appreciate it :) ...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 13:22:27 PST
Origami For Everyone http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-For-Everyone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/C3EX/GHDSFFJ5/FQMC3EXGHDSFFJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/C3EX/GHDSFFJ5/FQMC3EXGHDSFFJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/C3EX/GHDSFFJ5/FQMC3EXGHDSFFJ5.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Origami for Everyone gives you full step-by-step instructions for 30 awesome origami projects for everyone from beginners to experts. Learn how to make flowers, masks, and the ubiquitous paper crane! All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by paper folding experts, and contain pictures...
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Tue, 7 Dec 2010 11:41:37 PST
Origami Slinky http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Slinky/
Origami Slinky - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/WL2R/HAQ32JYC/F3CWL2RHAQ32JYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/WL2R/HAQ32JYC/F3CWL2RHAQ32JYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/WL2R/HAQ32JYC/F3CWL2RHAQ32JYC.SMALL.jpg nickcube4 In this instructable I will teach you how to make a modular Origami Slinky Designed by Jo Nakashima. All credit goes to him. This slinky can tumble down steps, but normal stairs are to big. It does work on smaller stairs. If you want, make a cool box out of cardboard or something, and give it as a g...
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Tue, 1 Jan 2013 18:18:56 PST
Rubber Origami http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Origami/
Rubber Origami - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/3281/F1A4Y11C/FHE3281F1A4Y11C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/3281/F1A4Y11C/FHE3281F1A4Y11C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/3281/F1A4Y11C/FHE3281F1A4Y11C.SMALL.jpg blightdesign Simple instructions to make origami a little more permanent. This project will teach you how to create rubber coated origami crane ornaments. Materials and Tools Originally, I made these as ornaments for my sad little Charlie Brown Christmas tree. Recently I have become some what addicted to d...
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Thu, 10 May 2007 12:51:18 PDT
Origami Crystal Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Crystal-Sculpture/
Origami Crystal Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/E6B0/H9G18R9F/FG8E6B0H9G18R9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/E6B0/H9G18R9F/FG8E6B0H9G18R9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/E6B0/H9G18R9F/FG8E6B0H9G18R9F.SMALL.jpg joettle Hi and welcome to my very first Instructable! Disclaimer: I accept no responsibility for anything you break in frustration while making this model. If you have never folded any origami before, I would recommend starting with something easier, like a crane or a box. :) This is a modification of a m...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2012 10:07:43 PST
10 strip woven ball http://www.instructables.com/id/10-strip-woven-ball/
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Fri, 9 Nov 2012 04:35:20 PST
How to Make Paper Fortune Tellers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Paper-Fortune-Tellers/
How to Make Paper Fortune Tellers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/SLKE/H8CVFQUO/FW6SLKEH8CVFQUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/SLKE/H8CVFQUO/FW6SLKEH8CVFQUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/SLKE/H8CVFQUO/FW6SLKEH8CVFQUO.SMALL.jpg mgausten Paper fortune tellers are fun little origami projects for predicting someone's future.  They can be for silly things like questions  magic 8 ball would answer.  The outside has a color or number.  Someone picks the number/color and the fortune teller is open/closed the corresponding number of times....
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Wed, 17 Oct 2012 18:28:51 PDT
Origami: Lily Tulip Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Lily-Flower/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/Q6E1/H7S57EPW/FK2Q6E1H7S57EPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/Q6E1/H7S57EPW/FK2Q6E1H7S57EPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/Q6E1/H7S57EPW/FK2Q6E1H7S57EPW.SMALL.jpg 7pipe You need a 8.5x11 piece of paper.  Cut into a square, but SAVE the long strip.   You can spray some perfume into the flower at the end to make your origami lily have a nice scent. 1.  Fold diagonal two edges, then fold in. 2. Fold each leaf inward on both edges.  do on all four leaves.  3. You will...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 22:25:07 PDT
How to make an origami Backpack! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-origami-Backpack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/01TV/H67NSI36/FHA01TVH67NSI36.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/01TV/H67NSI36/FHA01TVH67NSI36.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/01TV/H67NSI36/FHA01TVH67NSI36.SMALL.jpg TCGames In this tutorial, I will show you how to make an origami (Back to School) Backpack. Enjoy :D! Origami: (Back to School) Backpack! Designed By: Fumiaki Shingu Instructions found on http://en.origami-club.com/ Tips: Take care of your folds at the beginning, and the rest should be fairly easy if you ...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 10:31:38 PDT
Improvised Pudding Spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvised-Pudding-Spoon/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 14:00:16 PDT
Recycle cans into nice trays http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-cans-into-nice-trays/
Recycle cans into nice trays - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SIXL/F2DSDRIF/F1ISIXLF2DSDRIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SIXL/F2DSDRIF/F1ISIXLF2DSDRIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/SIXL/F2DSDRIF/F1ISIXLF2DSDRIF.SMALL.jpg hixair This fun project will amaze your friends/girlfriends by it's simplicity and efficency. I've been doing these "trays" for a long time now, mostly on hollydays, at the beach house when you got time to spare and there's nothing to put your ashes in. Be really carefull while doing this instructable, i ...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2007 09:08:45 PDT
Making Tiny Origami Techniques Remixed http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Tiny-Origami-Techniques-Remixed/
Making Tiny Origami Techniques Remixed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CEQX/H27LSU79/FUSCEQXH27LSU79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CEQX/H27LSU79/FUSCEQXH27LSU79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CEQX/H27LSU79/FUSCEQXH27LSU79.SMALL.jpg Jetpack5 Back towards the end of May I posted a picture of a very tiny set of origami that I made using bond paper and my fingers and the question was asked, “How do you make them?” Apparently claiming magic is frowned upon by the Instructables community. I believe the following instructable will help to a...
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 21:45:17 PDT