Making 3D Paper Star Christmas Ornaments
This guide is about making 3D paper star Christmas ornaments
. Recycle gift wrap or other paper to make a folded paper decoration for your holiday tree.
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Make stars to hang on Christmas trees, easily, recycling simple household items like blank papers and used gift-wraps.
Approximate Time: less than an hour
- paper scraps (the stiffer the better :)
- used gift-wraps
- thread and needle
- First draw the star on a piece of paper, as shown.
- Then, cut along the edges.
- Draw straight lines joining the corners and intersections, as shown in image (1)
- Follow image (2), cut along the red-lines, and fold along the purple and blue ones in the same direction.
- Fold the green lines, in the opposite direction. Refer to image (3) for the folds.
- Join the free edges together, using cellotape. Refer to the pictures to get an idea of how it would look from the front and the back.
- Using glue, cover the star with a wrapping paper. Make a small hole on the star with the needle and tie a thread through it for hanging your star on the Christmas tree, or wherever else you wanna hang it :)
And... its done!
By Gunja from West Bengal, India
December 22, 20110 found this helpful
That's very pretty! I want to try this!
November 18, 20170 found this helpful
I would love to try this too