How to Create a Deathly Hallows Snowflake

This easy paper snowflake is inspired by the Deathly Hallows symbol from Harry Potter. They're so simple to make, you'll have your house covered in them for the holidays before you can say Quidditch.

344 Views 37 Likes
How to Create a Deathly Hallows Snowflake
20 Steps
Supplies
Embed
1
Fold a sheet of printer paper in half.

Fold a sheet of printer paper in half.

2
Mark the halfway point on the paper with a small crease.

Mark the halfway point on the paper with a small crease.

Recommended For You
3
Fold 1/3 over diagonally, and repeat on the remaining side. If uneven, adjust.

Fold 1/3 over diagonally, and repeat on the remaining side. If uneven, adjust.

4
Now you should have this shape.

Now you should have this shape.

5
Mark the ends of the paper as shown, forming a triangle.

Mark the ends of the paper as shown, forming a triangle.

6
Cut the triangle.

Cut the triangle.

7
(Trim it if it looks uneven, like mine.)

(Trim it if it looks uneven, like mine.)

8
Unfold it; if it looks like a hexagon, you're doing it right.

Unfold it; if it looks like a hexagon, you're doing it right.

9
Now refold it and draw a line down the middle.

Now refold it and draw a line down the middle.

10
Draw lines approximately 1/4 inch away from the centre one.

Draw lines approximately 1/4 inch away from the centre one.

11
Add a line 1/2 inch thick along the bottom.

Add a line 1/2 inch thick along the bottom.

12
Draw the lines on the other sides HALF as thick as the one you just drew. (When it folds out, it will be as thick as the bottom ones, don't worry.)

Draw the lines on the other sides HALF as thick as the one you just drew. (When it folds out, it will be as thick as the bottom ones, don't worry.)

13
Erase if you want☺️

Erase if you want☺️

14
Draw or trace a circle big enough to touch all 3 of the edge lines.

Draw or trace a circle big enough to touch all 3 of the edge lines.

15
Add another circle inside of it.

Add another circle inside of it.

16
And another outside of it. You should have 3 concentric circles now.

And another outside of it. You should have 3 concentric circles now.

17
The purple dots mark the spaces we'll cut out. It is so much easier to use a craft knife for this.

The purple dots mark the spaces we'll cut out. It is so much easier to use a craft knife for this.

18
Cutting them out. The newspaper/magazine ensures that you won't cut the table you're working on. This is what craft mats are for and you can use one instead.

Cutting them out. The newspaper/magazine ensures that you won't cut the table you're working on. This is what craft mats are for and you can use one instead.

19
Mine wasn't cut the neatest, but it will still look good. Now, we unfold...

Mine wasn't cut the neatest, but it will still look good. Now, we unfold...

20
Finished--beautiful!

Finished--beautiful!

keyboard shortcuts:     previous step     next step
Comments
0 COMMENTS
View More Comments