Instructables: exploring - living - origami - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 Mar 2015 01:14:46 PST BLOX v1.01 How To Make An Origami Star Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Origami-Star-Box-1/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:52:01 PST
How To Origami a Frog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Origami-a-Frog/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 02:17:57 PST
How to make a moving origami ninja star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-moving-origami-ninja-star/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:05:02 PST
Origami Earring with LED light (Mardi Gras Colors) http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Earring-with-LED-light-Mardi-Gras-Colors/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:46:01 PST
Expanding/collapsing origami bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Expandingcollapsing-origami-bracelet/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:09:54 PST
Origami instructable robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-instructable-robot/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:26:21 PST
Custom Origami Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Origami-Gift-Box/
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By: hikaru mounir

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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:58:56 PST
Custom origami heart gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-origami-heart-gift-box/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 12:13:43 PST
Origami Paper Bowtie http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Paper-Bowtie/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:17:13 PST
How to origami a ROCKET http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-origami-a-ROCKET/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 08:46:10 PST
How to origami a crane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-origami-a-crane/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 02:16:30 PST
Kirigami crane http://www.instructables.com/id/Kirigami-crane/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:46:20 PST
Modular Origami Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Origami-Earrings/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:05:02 PST
Paper Icicles for Frozen Ceiling Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Icicles-for-Frozen-Ceiling-Decoration/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:14:25 PST
Origami Fireworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Fireworks/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:35:36 PST
Origami Modular Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Modular-Star/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:04:05 PST
How to make Head Nod In Dogs! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Head-Nod-In-Dogs/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 17:13:52 PST
Origami Ball - Kusudame http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Ball-Kusudame/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 16:33:38 PST
Paper Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Trees/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 10:20:22 PST
Paper Star Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Star-Ornament/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:13:03 PST
Kusudama Origami Christmas Onaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Kusudama-Origami-Christmas-Onaments/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 06:21:05 PST
How to Origami 〜Penguin〜 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Origami-Penguin/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 02:38:25 PST
Origami Flower Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Flower-Garland/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 15:14:56 PST
How to Make a Triangular Hexahedron out of Paper (Sonobe Units) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Triangular-Hexahedron-out-of-Paper-S/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:21:05 PDT
Geometric Origami - Japanese Brocade http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Origami-Japanese-Brocade/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:27:16 PDT
Origami Crib Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Crib-Mobile/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:24:13 PDT
Senbazuru : 1000 Paper Cranes http://www.instructables.com/id/Senbazuru/
Senbazuru : 1000 Paper Cranes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/G291/HYVDO3OF/FFMG291HYVDO3OF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/G291/HYVDO3OF/FFMG291HYVDO3OF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/G291/HYVDO3OF/FFMG291HYVDO3OF.SMALL.jpg Lendss Thousand Origami Cranes (千羽鶴 Senbazuru?) is a group of one thousand origami paper cranes (折鶴 orizuru?) held together by strings. An ancient Japanese legend promises that anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will be granted a wish by a crane. Some stories believe you are granted eternal good lu...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:38:47 PDT
How to make an Origami Ninja Star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Origami-Ninja-Star-3/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:10:42 PDT
Paper Motorized Walking Machine "Sculpture" http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Motorized-Walking-Machine-Sculpture/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:48:10 PDT
Crochet stellated octahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-stellated-octahedron/
Crochet stellated octahedron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/WBR0/HXDJJ2NU/FJVWBR0HXDJJ2NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/WBR0/HXDJJ2NU/FJVWBR0HXDJJ2NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/WBR0/HXDJJ2NU/FJVWBR0HXDJJ2NU.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I first discovered the stellated octahedron shape when I was just randomly connecting modules from origami cubes. I turned this shape into these small pendants. After doing this, I kept folding stellated octahedrons, simply because I loved the shape of it. It came back again in my picture puzzle st...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:22:11 PDT
Sturdy Kusudama for the Origami-Impaired: part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Kusudama-for-the-Origami-Impaired-part-2/
Sturdy Kusudama for the Origami-Impaired: part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/9Y09/HX69U3PN/FZ29Y09HX69U3PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/9Y09/HX69U3PN/FZ29Y09HX69U3PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/9Y09/HX69U3PN/FZ29Y09HX69U3PN.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy I recently made an origami tutorial like this one, and after I was finished with making the Little Island kusudama, I just had a RUSH of excitement: I really enjoy coming up with new ideas, and this idea seemed amazingly fun to mess around with. I decided that my next course of action should be to ...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 17:42:05 PDT
Sturdy Kusudama for the Origami-Impaired http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Kusudama-for-the-Origami-Impaired/
Sturdy Kusudama for the Origami-Impaired - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/E7ZO/HWWNLFCU/FWNE7ZOHWWNLFCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/E7ZO/HWWNLFCU/FWNE7ZOHWWNLFCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/E7ZO/HWWNLFCU/FWNE7ZOHWWNLFCU.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy I've been experimenting with the Cricut Explore that I won from the Papercraft Contest (Thanks so much for the votes! ^^) and wanted to do something related to origami. However, why would anyone need a Cricut machine for origami? Scoring? Not necessary for that super thin origami paper, and figuring...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:28:57 PDT
Dollar Bill Origami- Shirt and Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Origami-Shirt-and-Tie/
Dollar Bill Origami- Shirt and Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/5Z3B/HWQN2FWM/FCH5Z3BHWQN2FWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/5Z3B/HWQN2FWM/FCH5Z3BHWQN2FWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/5Z3B/HWQN2FWM/FCH5Z3BHWQN2FWM.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This quick and simple tutorial will show you how to fold a single dollar bill into a handsome shirt and tie. Worth doing just for the fun of it, but also a cool way to leave part of your tip the next time you're at a restaurant!When you're finished reading this instructable, if you'd like to see mor...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:03:56 PDT
Dollar Bill Flower Bouquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Flower-Bouquet/
Dollar Bill Flower Bouquet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/02WJ/HWOY4BRH/FX002WJHWOY4BRH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/02WJ/HWOY4BRH/FX002WJHWOY4BRH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/02WJ/HWOY4BRH/FX002WJHWOY4BRH.SMALL.jpg LoMac A Bouquet worth diving for!Are you tired of plain old natural flowers? Maybe you are a bank robber and have stacks of money that needs to be laundered. Well have I got the project for you. Introducing The Dollar Bill Flower Bouquet! Works with other denominations other than the Dollar. You can use a...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 23:49:54 PDT
LED Lotus Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lotus-Flower/
LED Lotus Flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/SZLR/HWC4MLMQ/FR6SZLRHWC4MLMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/SZLR/HWC4MLMQ/FR6SZLRHWC4MLMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/SZLR/HWC4MLMQ/FR6SZLRHWC4MLMQ.SMALL.jpg Umamaheswari Anandane LED Lotus flower is a great for decorations either with or without the LED lights. Paper lotus are easy to make and adds a wonderful addition to any occasions. It will make a perfect decoration on wedding tables. And being charged by batteries, they glow at the press of the button. Making of the L...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:50:41 PDT
Upcycled Modern Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Pangolin-Lamp/
Upcycled Modern Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SMALL.jpg cathychen Learn how to make this modern, artistic, yet simple lantern from recyclables. The design can be resized to fit different materials and accommodate different light fixtures and looks wonderful in multiples as indoor/outdoor lanterns for special events such as weddings.List of Materials1. 2 Sheets of ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:08:56 PDT
Kusudama Light (Chandelier/Centerpiece) http://www.instructables.com/id/Kusudama-Light-Cover-ChandelierNightlightCenterpie/
Kusudama Light (Chandelier/Centerpiece) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/SAZS/HW2N41CX/FP0SAZSHW2N41CX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/SAZS/HW2N41CX/FP0SAZSHW2N41CX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/SAZS/HW2N41CX/FP0SAZSHW2N41CX.SMALL.jpg boddhi15 As you may have seen from some of my other recent instructables, I am engaged and in the process of planning a wedding with my fiance. We are having an art theme wedding and love to do crafts. I designed some wedding jewelry for the bridal party based on the Kusudama origami flower. Along that them...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 00:11:19 PDT
Dollar Bill Origami Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Oragami-Heart/
Dollar Bill Origami Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/XUIQ/H412JYJ4/FM2XUIQH412JYJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/XUIQ/H412JYJ4/FM2XUIQH412JYJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/XUIQ/H412JYJ4/FM2XUIQH412JYJ4.SMALL.jpg LegoBrickMaster7 I'm sure that you have probably seen this somewhere on the internet, but I felt that Instructables needed one. Well anyways, its a pretty cool way to give someone money. It only takes about 5 or so minutes to make, and its awesome.Here is a video: Not very exiting, but it gets the job done. Find...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2009 15:21:31 PDT
DIY Origami Bells http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Origami-Bells/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 15:58:49 PDT
Kusudama Origami Wedding Party Jewelry Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Kusudama-Origami-Wedding-Party-Jewelry-Set/
Kusudama Origami Wedding Party Jewelry Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/8A90/HV3ZQ2SR/FSB8A90HV3ZQ2SR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/8A90/HV3ZQ2SR/FSB8A90HV3ZQ2SR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/8A90/HV3ZQ2SR/FSB8A90HV3ZQ2SR.SMALL.jpg boddhi15 So I'm pretty new at this stuff, but I'm engaged and we both like to be creative about our planning. This instructable sort of spurred off of other origami ideas we found online. We liked the Kusudama bridal bouquet ball we found. However, while trying to make this, we explored a little and came u...
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Sun, 11 May 2014 23:18:28 PDT
Origami square bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-square-bracelets/
Origami square bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/L1B9/HUL5A50O/FQBL1B9HUL5A50O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/L1B9/HUL5A50O/FQBL1B9HUL5A50O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/L1B9/HUL5A50O/FQBL1B9HUL5A50O.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I first made a bracelet using origami squares a while ago, but it was different from this one. The squares were turned and joined by a string. After it broke (the string snapped), I wanted to make a new one, but not exactly the same. Eventually I came up with this one. It could be made without glue...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:57:29 PDT
Flickering Origami Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-Origami-Lantern/
Flickering Origami Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/ICPM/HT5CTRUZ/F66ICPMHT5CTRUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/ICPM/HT5CTRUZ/F66ICPMHT5CTRUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/ICPM/HT5CTRUZ/F66ICPMHT5CTRUZ.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead I made a slew of origami lanterns for a friend's wedding a few years back, and it seemed only right to add lights to the design. After all, they are lanterns! As I have no desire to burn my apartment down, I decided to use some flickering LEDs from Evil Mad Scientist that give the appearance of ...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:41:23 PDT
Interactive Origami Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Origami-Sculpture/
Interactive Origami Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/7IT6/HSQ4BH5Z/FAH7IT6HSQ4BH5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/7IT6/HSQ4BH5Z/FAH7IT6HSQ4BH5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/7IT6/HSQ4BH5Z/FAH7IT6HSQ4BH5Z.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy This project began when my brother sent me a link with the accompanied message, "your next task." Intrigued, I clicked on said link and was instantly captivated. Challenge accepted, brother. The design was inspired by a birthday present I made a while back for a friend. It involved moving cube...
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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/
Make Realistic Paper Tulips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/R2AS/HRI9885E/FONR2ASHRI9885E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/R2AS/HRI9885E/FONR2ASHRI9885E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/R2AS/HRI9885E/FONR2ASHRI9885E.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie I have a confession: I am lousy at origami! All those intricate little folds, with my stubby fingers...it always ends up in a crumpled ball on the floor of my studio! I wanted to make a paper tulip (my favorite flower) that would both look realistic and be easy for a paper novice to make! The stem...
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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/
Origami picture puzzle stellated octahedron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/GUOK/HSE91N2U/FG5GUOKHSE91N2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/GUOK/HSE91N2U/FG5GUOKHSE91N2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/GUOK/HSE91N2U/FG5GUOKHSE91N2U.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput In my Origami picture puzzle cube, I said I started puzzling on the stellated octahedron, but made a puzzle cube first, since the stellated octahedron was going to take a lot of time. Last week, I decided I actually wanted to give it a try. I'm glad I made the cube first though, I already had th...
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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/
Origami Hat for Pets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/SRK5/HSE90VF4/F0LSRK5HSE90VF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/SRK5/HSE90VF4/F0LSRK5HSE90VF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/SRK5/HSE90VF4/F0LSRK5HSE90VF4.SMALL.jpg stevenc4 This tutorial will show you how to to make an origami hat for your pet. Materials: 1 piece of 8 1/2" x 11" paper 1 stapler (with at least 2 staples) 1 rubber band ​Fold the top-right corner of the paper down as shown in the image. Fold the bottom strip up to form a crease al...
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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/
Origami Sculpture Puzzle: 4 Intersecting Cubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/D07K/HS1RQNX6/F7LD07KHS1RQNX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/D07K/HS1RQNX6/F7LD07KHS1RQNX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/D07K/HS1RQNX6/F7LD07KHS1RQNX6.SMALL.jpg joettle Howzit guys and girls :) It's been a while since my last instructable, so I thought I'd jump back in with something tricky. I saw a pic of this on the internet somewhere, i think it was originally done by Dirk Eisner. The folding on this model is really simple, but the weaving is extremely hard! ...
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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/
ORIGAMI 3 WAY SORTER OR SIGNATURE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/WOIK/HRTWKNXP/FRCWOIKHRTWKNXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/WOIK/HRTWKNXP/FRCWOIKHRTWKNXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/WOIK/HRTWKNXP/FRCWOIKHRTWKNXP.SMALL.jpg JM1999 Hello to everyone that reads this 'ible. The next few steps will show you how to make a 3 way sorter or signature as some of you might know it as. So, what you will need is simple, 6 square pieces of paper, some glue and the last thing which I reccommend is at least 1 whole read through this '...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:51:53 PST