Another pretty common fold in origami that somewhat resembles a rabbit’s ear.

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 1

1) I’m starting off with a square folded in half diagonally to use that crease as a guide.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 2

2) Valley fold the paper along the red line so it touches the crease down the center of the paper.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 3

3) Crease it well and unfold.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 4

4) Do the same valley fold on the other side.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 5

5) Crease it well and unfold.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 6

6) You now want to start folding both sides along the creases you just made. Notice what happens to the paper in the center.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 7

7) Push the paper together in the center so you get a little triangle like in the picture.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 8

8) The triangle can be folded either to the left or the right depending what’s asked for in the model you’re folding.

 

Rabbit Ear Fold Step 9

If you unfold the paper you’ll see the following Mountain (black) and Valley (red) folds.

 

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