How to Make an Origami Butterfly

This is a second attempt at a butterfly guide. I have tried to explain some the steps a little better. Enjoy! ;)

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How to Make an Origami Butterfly
13 Steps
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{Tap to see full screen} Begin with a water bomb base. Rotate upside-down from its best known position. Refer to my other guide for how to make one

{Tap to see full screen} Begin with a water bomb base. Rotate upside-down from its best known position. Refer to my other guide for how to make one

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Fold the bottom corner to the top edge using the vertical crease as a guide

Fold the bottom corner to the top edge using the vertical crease as a guide

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Fold the two corners up a little as shown

Fold the two corners up a little as shown

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Unfold step 3

Unfold step 3

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Refold step 3. It's easier to show rather than explain in words

Refold step 3. It's easier to show rather than explain in words

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Fold the uppermost flap down as far as it can go

Fold the uppermost flap down as far as it can go

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Step 6 complete

Step 6 complete

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Repeat

Repeat

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Turn over

Turn over

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Fold over so the right edge meets the left edge

Fold over so the right edge meets the left edge

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Like so

Like so

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Finished butterflies!

Finished butterflies!

Supplies

1 Square Paper 
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