Instructables: exploring - living - origami - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:56:44 PST BLOX v1.01 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
How to make a Paper Crane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Paper-Crane-1/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 19:35:30 PST
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
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
Boomerang Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Boomerang-Paper-Airplane/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2008 18:09:10 PST
Crochet stellated octahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-stellated-octahedron/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:22:11 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
How To Make An Origami Swan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Origami-Swan/
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Sun, 13 Dec 2009 16:43:41 PST
Sturdy Kusudama for the Origami-Impaired http://www.instructables.com/id/Sturdy-Kusudama-for-the-Origami-Impaired/
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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/
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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/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 23:49:54 PDT
Upcycled Modern Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Pangolin-Lamp/
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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/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 00:11:19 PDT
Kusudama Origami Wedding Party Jewelry Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Kusudama-Origami-Wedding-Party-Jewelry-Set/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 23:18:28 PDT
Origami square bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-square-bracelets/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:57:29 PDT
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
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
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
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
Tiny origami dragon puppet / Pequeño dragón marioneta de origami http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-origami-dragon-puppet-Pequeño-dragón-marionet/
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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
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
How to make a rose out of chocolate wrapper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-rose-out-of-chocolate-wrapper/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 23:11:04 PST
Origami Rose in Bloom http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Rose-in-Bloom-Part-1/
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Mon, 21 Jun 2010 12:53:15 PDT
Wall Art 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Art-3D/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:47:27 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
Fabric Origami Quilt Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Origami-Quilt-Block/
Fabric Origami Quilt Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/QL2F/HZ8EWZMIQ2C/F05QL2FHZ8EWZMIQ2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/QL2F/HZ8EWZMIQ2C/F05QL2FHZ8EWZMIQ2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/QL2F/HZ8EWZMIQ2C/F05QL2FHZ8EWZMIQ2C.SMALL.jpg vaughanville I saw this on a Simply Quilts episode featuring author Rebecca Wat, who's written a book about adapting origami techniques for fabric and then using them in quilt making. Here is the fold/block she showed us. I think she called it an "inside out flower". Start with a square Here is a 6" square. B...
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Sat, 20 Jan 2007 17:08:02 PST
Modular Origami Swan http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Origami-Swan/
Modular Origami Swan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/DH3U/GKS0T6T1/FWNDH3UGKS0T6T1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/DH3U/GKS0T6T1/FWNDH3UGKS0T6T1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/DH3U/GKS0T6T1/FWNDH3UGKS0T6T1.SMALL.jpg krysteanuh HISTORY 3D Modular Origami/Block Folding/Golden Venture Origami/Chinese Paperfolding is a branch of origami where the piece is not made out of one singular piece of paper, but made with many pieces, each folded the same way. It became popularized in the 1990s, when illegal Chinese immigrants aboard ...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 22:39:54 PDT
Butterfly hair clips - origami with fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-hair-clips-origami-with-fabric/
Butterfly hair clips - origami with fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/JE8E/HQLVMSEJ/FRZJE8EHQLVMSEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/JE8E/HQLVMSEJ/FRZJE8EHQLVMSEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/JE8E/HQLVMSEJ/FRZJE8EHQLVMSEJ.SMALL.jpg CarlotuDesign These butterfly hair clips are made out of rectangular pieces of fabric, folded into little butterflies. It's origami with fabric! This makes them quick and easy to make. I got the idea from this website, with lots of pretty pictures of the end result and just a few of the origami process. From the...
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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
Ten uses for used wrapping paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-uses-for-used-wrapping-paper/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2011 10:27:02 PST
Paper heart decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-heart-decorations-1/
Paper heart decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/0TDH/HP8PLTLN/FKF0TDHHP8PLTLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/0TDH/HP8PLTLN/FKF0TDHHP8PLTLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/0TDH/HP8PLTLN/FKF0TDHHP8PLTLN.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I was trying to use an origami module that I use a lot (for example here and here) for making decorations. I knew that I could make flat squares and triangles with it, so I realized hearts should be possible to make with them. I drew out the heart, to know how many pieces it would take, and folded a...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:24 PST
Waterproof Paper Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Paper-Wallet/
Waterproof Paper Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/E7T8/HOUG5WSA/F2UE7T8HOUG5WSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/E7T8/HOUG5WSA/F2UE7T8HOUG5WSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/E7T8/HOUG5WSA/F2UE7T8HOUG5WSA.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Make your own wallet out of recycled paper! It's completely waterproof and has a coin catching design. It doesn't matter if you spill juice or ketchup on your wallet, you could just simply wipe it and it all goes away! Glazed with a layer of "Clear Acrylic Laquer", the wallet can resist being torn. ...
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 09:55:40 PST
how to make the best paper snowflakes! http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-the-best-paper-snowflakes/
how to make the best paper snowflakes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/56YU/GXL61VAG/FS256YUGXL61VAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/56YU/GXL61VAG/FS256YUGXL61VAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/56YU/GXL61VAG/FS256YUGXL61VAG.SMALL.jpg d2j5 yes yes, the holidays are over for now, but it doesn't mean you can't do this simple project :) excuse some quality of these pictures, as it was all taken with my macbook. if this is similar to another persons intructable, my apologies, as i had learned this technique in school a few years back an...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 06:05:38 PST
papercraft handbag http://www.instructables.com/id/papercraft-handbag/
papercraft handbag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZKSP/HMWVZI35/F38ZKSPHMWVZI35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZKSP/HMWVZI35/F38ZKSPHMWVZI35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZKSP/HMWVZI35/F38ZKSPHMWVZI35.SMALL.jpg Monster-Marit I made this instructable because I wanted a new bag. I wanted to make it my self, but i  was to lazy to do it out of fabric so i did it like this :). I already knew the technique but i did't think of it directly. A friend  of mine came to school with a big bag made the same way, that's how I got the...
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 01:01:51 PDT
How to Make 1,000 Cranes (or just one)! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-1000-Cranes-or-just-one/
How to Make 1,000 Cranes (or just one)! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/K0AK/FX8AGN31/F84K0AKFX8AGN31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/K0AK/FX8AGN31/F84K0AKFX8AGN31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/K0AK/FX8AGN31/F84K0AKFX8AGN31.SMALL.jpg Miscelinious We've all seen the paper birds, but have you ever wanted to learn how to make one? If you don't know how to make one, this instructable will show you how to make one of the most elegant, timeless origami figures...And then I'll tell you how to make a thousand.(And it's really easier than you'd think...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2009 01:21:47 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
Make a dollar bill cancer ribbon http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-dollar-bill-cancer-ribbon/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2009 09:09:10 PDT
One box can have many styles http://www.instructables.com/id/One-box-can-have-many-styles/
One box can have many styles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/O3DA/HJ5RPFA3/FCCO3DAHJ5RPFA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/O3DA/HJ5RPFA3/FCCO3DAHJ5RPFA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/O3DA/HJ5RPFA3/FCCO3DAHJ5RPFA3.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I like origami. You can find all kind of uses for it. One of the first, quite easy, models I learned was the masu box. It's fast to make and very usefull. Just a few weeks ago, I made one. When it was finished, I was looking at it and thought: "Why not try to make something else by keeping folding?"...
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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/
How to Make a Paper Umbrella using posters and office supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/7G0X/HINOEE3Y/F0C7G0XHINOEE3Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/7G0X/HINOEE3Y/F0C7G0XHINOEE3Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/7G0X/HINOEE3Y/F0C7G0XHINOEE3Y.SMALL.jpg SAM_TAG This is a fun, relatively simple umbrella project that’s great for a rainy day. (Of which there are plenty in Seattle- however, don’t try to use this umbrella in the rain!) Similar to those little paper umbrellas you find in cocktails, these umbrellas open and close! For variety you can use differen...
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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 09:47:36 PDT
origami earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/origami-earrings-1/
origami earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/7NHW/HIGFKPA4/FNO7NHWHIGFKPA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/7NHW/HIGFKPA4/FNO7NHWHIGFKPA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/7NHW/HIGFKPA4/FNO7NHWHIGFKPA4.SMALL.jpg ellierim I like tiny, so I took 2 pieces of origami paper and cut into little pieces (1.875 cm). 60 pieces are needed per earring. fold diagonally  mark the centre at the buttom fold centre down and up again, but slightly under the top, so you'll see a little of orange. fold the sides to top ...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 07:10:20 PDT
Make a Tea Towel Chicken http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tea-Towel-Chicken/
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Fri, 5 Oct 2007 12:21:48 PDT
Guy Fawkes Mask in Origami http://www.instructables.com/id/Guy-Fawkes-Mask-in-Origami/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2007 19:44:02 PST
Origami Box with Interlocking Flaps http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Box-with-Interlocking-Flaps/
Origami Box with Interlocking Flaps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/EVXN/HHI4WJD2/FRWEVXNHHI4WJD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/EVXN/HHI4WJD2/FRWEVXNHHI4WJD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/EVXN/HHI4WJD2/FRWEVXNHHI4WJD2.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey Here I will show how to make a box that can be closed just like a cardboard box. That's like a box and lid all from one piece of paper, pretty efficient if you ask me! Because this box can be closed, it makes a great container for holding stuff you don't want falling out or as creative wrapping for ...
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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