How to Make an Oragami Butterfly

Make a pretty butterfly out of paper!

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How to Make an Oragami Butterfly
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Collect your supplies

Collect your supplies

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Fold the square paper in half

Fold the square paper in half

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Then half again

Then half again

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Unfold the piece of paper

Unfold the piece of paper

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And fold it into a triangle

And fold it into a triangle

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Then fold that triangle into another triangle

Then fold that triangle into another triangle

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Unfold the piece of paper.. Then pinch the inside of your paper to create a point

Unfold the piece of paper.. Then pinch the inside of your paper to create a point

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Do the same for the other side, pinch into a point

Do the same for the other side, pinch into a point

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Then press down into a triangle

Then press down into a triangle

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Place your triangle on its back, take the to points at the bottom of the triangle and fold the two points towards the top point

Place your triangle on its back, take the to points at the bottom of the triangle and fold the two points towards the top point

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Do for both sides

Do for both sides

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Flip your triangle

Flip your triangle

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Take the bottom point and fold to the top, the top should be over the flat edge of your triangle

Take the bottom point and fold to the top, the top should be over the flat edge of your triangle

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Like so

Like so

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Now a tiny triangle will peek over the top

Now a tiny triangle will peek over the top

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Fold that down

Fold that down

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And here's your very own oragami butterfly!!

And here's your very own oragami butterfly!!

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Just watch it doesn't fly away ;)  Any problems leave a wee comment and I'll be happy to help!

Just watch it doesn't fly away ;) Any problems leave a wee comment and I'll be happy to help!

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