How to An Origami Tale

How do you turn an origami shirt into underwear then socks a sweater and pants with only a few extra folds in between?

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How to An Origami Tale
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The purpose of the tale is to help link the 16 origami objects that will be created throughout this guide.  Please come up with a better version of it when retelling it.

The purpose of the tale is to help link the 16 origami objects that will be created throughout this guide. Please come up with a better version of it when retelling it.

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This is a prep step.  creating  a double fortune teller fold which is then used to tell the origami tale.  Steps 1 to 4 are demonstrated in the following video...

This is a prep step. creating a double fortune teller fold which is then used to tell the origami tale. Steps 1 to 4 are demonstrated in the following video...

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I am using a purple paper in this demo (not as reflective).  Please note that I am going pretty quickly as this is not a guide about making a fortune teller.

I am using a purple paper in this demo (not as reflective). Please note that I am going pretty quickly as this is not a guide about making a fortune teller.

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It all began one lovely autumn morning when Romeo asked Juliet to join him for lunch.

It all began one lovely autumn morning when Romeo asked Juliet to join him for lunch.

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Excited She put on her shirt ...

Excited She put on her shirt ...

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Demo... Creating the shirt

Demo... Creating the shirt

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...a pair of underwear...

...a pair of underwear...

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Demo... Converting the shirt into underwear

Demo... Converting the shirt into underwear

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... and socks.

... and socks.

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Demo... Converting the underwear into socks

Demo... Converting the underwear into socks

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It was a chilly morning so she put on her favorite sweater...

It was a chilly morning so she put on her favorite sweater...

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Demo... Converting the socks into a sweater

Demo... Converting the socks into a sweater

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... and for 1 second even considered wearing her warm boots.

... and for 1 second even considered wearing her warm boots.

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Demo... Converting the sweater into a pair of boots

Demo... Converting the sweater into a pair of boots

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Last, she put on her funky 80s style MC Hammer pants... and was ready to go.

Last, she put on her funky 80s style MC Hammer pants... and was ready to go.

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Demo... Converting the boots into a pair of pants

Demo... Converting the boots into a pair of pants

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Juliet arrived at the North Wind restaurant....

Juliet arrived at the North Wind restaurant....

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Demo... Converting a pair of pants into a windmill

Demo... Converting a pair of pants into a windmill

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...and was ushered to her seat.

...and was ushered to her seat.

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Demo... Converting the windmill into a chair

Demo... Converting the windmill into a chair

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Romeo was waiting for her at the table.   It was a beautiful ocean view spot

Romeo was waiting for her at the table. It was a beautiful ocean view spot

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Demo... Converting the chair into a table

Demo... Converting the chair into a table

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The waiter recommended the daily specials... and they ordered the catch of the day.

The waiter recommended the daily specials... and they ordered the catch of the day.

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Demo...converting the table into a fish

Demo...converting the table into a fish

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While waiting for the food to arrive they watched the boats...

While waiting for the food to arrive they watched the boats...

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Demo...converting the fish into a boat

Demo...converting the fish into a boat

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... and sailboats go by.

... and sailboats go by.

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Demo... Converting the boat into a sailboat

Demo... Converting the boat into a sailboat

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They finished their meal and it was time to head back home.

They finished their meal and it was time to head back home.

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Demo... Converting a sailboat into a house

Demo... Converting a sailboat into a house

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Romeo pulled out his wallet and paid for the meal.

Romeo pulled out his wallet and paid for the meal.

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Demo... Converting the house into a wallet.

Demo... Converting the house into a wallet.

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Then he reached into his jacket pocket and pulled out a small gift box.  he handed the box to Juliet.

Then he reached into his jacket pocket and pulled out a small gift box. he handed the box to Juliet.

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Demo...converting the wallet into a gift box

Demo...converting the wallet into a gift box

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Excited, Juliet opened the gift-box and found a ring.

Excited, Juliet opened the gift-box and found a ring.

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Demo... Turning the gift box into a ring (band) Part 1/2

Demo... Turning the gift box into a ring (band) Part 1/2

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Demo... Part 2/2 I ran out of time in the first part...  so in this demo I took the ring apart and reassembled it.

Demo... Part 2/2 I ran out of time in the first part... so in this demo I took the ring apart and reassembled it.

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The end.

The end.

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Here is an alternative ending... prepare an origami heart ring and slip it into the gift box.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IaM7lMbJnU0&sns=em

Here is an alternative ending... prepare an origami heart ring and slip it into the gift box. www.youtube.com/watch?v=IaM7l…

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Demo... (Opening the gift box and finding the ring.)   Tip: for a priceless moment... allow a little girl to open the box and let her keep the ring.

Demo... (Opening the gift box and finding the ring.) Tip: for a priceless moment... allow a little girl to open the box and let her keep the ring.

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