This tutorial will show you how to to make an origami hat for your pet.
- 1 piece of 8 1/2" x 11" paper
- 1 stapler (with at least 2 staples)
- 1 rubber band
Step 1: Fold the Top-right Corner of the Paper Down As Shown in the Image.
Step 2: Fold the Bottom Strip Up to Form a Crease Along Which You Can Tear.
Step 3: Tear Along the Fold. You May Want to Fold the Flap Back and Forth Until It Becomes Easier to Rip.
Step 4: Keep the Square Piece of Paper. You May Discard the Rest.
Step 5: If Your Paper Is Not Already in a Triangle Form, Fold Along the Existing Crease to Make a Triangle.
Step 6: Fold One Corner From the Solid Side to the Point of the Open Side.
Step 7: Repeat With the Other Corner.
Step 8: Fold the Flaps Up From the Creased Side to the Tip of the Open Side.
Step 9: Your Hat Should Look Like This:
Step 10: Fold the Corners Out As Shown Below.
Step 11: Your Origami Should Look Like This:
Step 12: Fold One of the Flaps From the Bottom Up So the Tip Is Near the Middle of the Upper Triangle.
Step 13: Fold Upward the Remaining Section of the Flap You Just Folded So That It Fits Flush With the Rest of the Upper Triangle.
Step 14: Flip Over and Repeat Steps 12 and 13.
Step 15: Open the Hat and Re-fold It So That the Lower Left Tip Is on Top of the Lower Right Tip.
Step 16: Your Hat Should Now Look Like This:
Step 17: Fold Up the Bottom Corner. This Will Cover Up the Staple That Will Hold the Rubber Band in Place.
Step 18: Flip Over Your Hat, Repeating on the Reverse Side.
Step 19: Open Your Hat Again. It Should Look Like This:
Step 20: Hold the Rubber Band on the Inside of the Side of Your Hat As Shown in the Image.
Step 21: Staple the Rubber Band So That the Staple Can Be Covered Up by the Flap on the Side of the Hat.
Step 22: Repeat on the Other Side.
Step 23: You Can Place Your Hat on One of Your Pets or Use It As a Decoration.
Step 24: Enjoy!
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