These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami necktie, a perfect model to fold for a holiday like Father’s Day. If you’re new to paper folding you should take a moment to review our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic folds and techniques.

Necktie Step 1

Step 1) Fold the paper in half and then unfold it.

Necktie Step 2

Step 2) Fold both sides of the paper in to the centre along the dotted lines.

Necktie Step 3

Step 3) Turn the paper over.

Necktie Step 4

Step 4) Fold the top of the paper down along the dotted line.

Necktie Step 5

Step 5) Fold the paper back up along the dotted line.

Necktie Step 6

Step 6) Fold the paper up along the dotted line.

Necktie Step 7

Step 7) Fold and unfold the paper along the dotted lines.

Necktie Step 8

Step 8) Turn the paper over.

Necktie Step 9

Step 9) Fold the sides of the paper in along the dotted lines.

Necktie Step 10

Step 10) Turn the paper over.

Necktie Step 11

The complete necktie

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