How to Weave Paper

by Myranda @girlofalltrades19 on Instagram

You will need 2+ pieces of paper.

Supplies

  • 2+ pieces of paper.
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Gather your supplies

    Step 2

    Fold where my fingers are up to the top. (Aka fold it in half)

    Step 3

    See?

    Step 4

    Cut slits in the paper. Make them as even as possible. Or if you want something funky, cut them all different widths.

    Step 5

    Unfold.

    Step 6

    Cut your other paper into the same sized strips.

    Step 7

    It's ok if you have extra.

    Step 8

    I laid mine out in order, but you don't have to.

    Step 9

    Start weaving. Go over, under, over, under, etc.

    Step 10

    Now go under, over, under, over, etc.

    Step 11

    Continue to repeat those 2 steps. (Halfway done)

    Step 12

    done!

    Step 13

    Cut off the excess

    Step 14

    Same for the other side.

    Step 15

    Side ways.

    Step 16

    Back

    Step 17

    Doneee! You can use this as a game board, write things on the squares, as a calendar, or just use it as a decoration! (Also, you can tape or glue the ends in place).

    Step 18

    (And here's my funky one) lol