These diagrams will show you how to make an origami star box. If you’ve never folded anything before we recommend that you check out our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic folds and techniques.
Step 1) Fold the paper in half.
Step 2) Fold the paper in half again.
Step 3) Open the paper up over to the right.
Step 4) Squash Fold the flap flat.
Step 5) Turn the paper over.
Step 6) Open the paper over to the left and Squash Fold it flat.
Step 7) Fold both sides in to the centre and then repeat on the other side.
Step 8) Rotate the paper 180 degrees.
Step 9) Open up both flaps.
Step 10) Squash Fold the flaps flat. Then repeat with the other two flaps on the other side.
Step 11) Fold the sides in behind along the dotted lines and then repeat on the other side.
Step 12) Fold the 4 triangle flaps down along the dotted line.
Step 13) Open up the model and push in the bottom to give it a 3D shape.
The complete star box
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