These instructions will show you how to fold an easy origami croissant. If you’ve never folded anything before we recommend you check out our Beginner’s Guide first to learn all the basic folds and techniques.

Croissant Step 1

Step 1) Fold and unfold the paper in half both ways.

Croissant Step 2

Step 2) Fold the top and bottom corners to the centre.

Croissant Step 3

Step 3) Fold the left and right edges in along the dotted lines.

Croissant Step 4

Step 4) Make a Mountain Fold and fold the model in half.

Croissant Step 5

Step 5) Fold all the layers of paper up along the dotted lines.

Croissant Step 6

Step 6) Make a Pleat Fold on each side along the dotted lines.

Croissant Step 7

Step 7) Make another Pleat Fold on each side along the dotted lines.

Croissant Step 8

Step 8) Turn the paper over.

The completed croissant

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