2-in-1 Paper Head Apparel/Personal Watercraft



Welcome! In this instructable I will teach you how to make a fabulous and highly fashionable hat, as well as a (mostly) functioning nautical vehicle (also referred to as "boat"). The twist: they're made from the same piece of paper!


One (1) piece of A4 paper.

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Step 1: Fold Vertically, Unfold, Then Fold Horizontally.

Step 2: Fold the Top Corners Towards the Middle.

Tip: Use the line you made from the vertical fold as a guide!

Step 3: Fold the Edges Over the Triangle.

Step 4: Secure the Edges.

Step 5: Your Hat Is Ready! Wear It With Pride.

And then make it into a boat!

Step 6: Fold the Edges of the Hat Towards Each Other, Creating a Square.

Step 7: Fold the Bottom Edges Upwards, Creating a Triangle.

Step 8: Fold the Edges Towards Each Other Again.

It's a square again :O

Step 9: Pull the Top Edges Apart, and Flatten the Paper.

Step 10: Enjoy Playing With Your New Boat!

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    23 days ago

    Love it! That monkey is pretty good at paper folding ;)