OrigamiAsk a Question Follow

This page contains do it yourself origami craft projects and tips.



24 Total Articles   Page 1
Origami Garbage Bin

Making an Origami Garbage BinUsing the art of Japanese paper folding, you can make an attractive refuse container from recycled paper. This is a page about making an origami garbage bin.


Origami Chopstick Wrapper

Origami Chopstick WrapperThis is a page about making an origami chopstick wrapper. Put your origami skills to use or try this project if you are a beginner, and make these pretty chopstick wrappers for a special occasion.


Making Folded Circle Paper Flowers

How to Make Folded Circle Paper FlowersPaper flowers can be made in a variety of ways. This project is made by folding circles in half. Here is how to make folded circle paper flowers that for perfect for decorations or to give as gifts.


The completed origami flower.

Origami Paper FlowersThese paper flowers could be used for a party decoration.


The folded necktie.

Necktie OrigamiPreviously, I submitted a craft entitled "Teachers Day Greeting Card for Men." I would like to share about how the necktie was made. Although you can just cut a drawing of a necktie, it would look more appealing when you use an origami for detail emphasis.


A small origami cup.

Origami Party Favor HoldersWe learned how to make these on a cruise ship. I thought they would come in handy for a party favor bag to fill with small candies at a place setting at the table.


The finished origami twirly-copter.

How to Fold an Easy Origami Twirly-CopterIf you're looking for a fun and easy origami project, look no further than the origami twirly-copter! This project is perfect for kids of all ages, and it's a great way to teach them about geometry and aerodynamics. Plus, it's a lot of fun to fly!


A collection of Origami Butterflies

Origami ButterflyWith just a few simple folds you can make this easy and impressive paper butterfly.


Three differently decorated bookmarks.

Origami Corner BookmarkThis is a simple way of making a corner bookmark by means of paper folding.



The finished letter with a sticker closure.

Origami Folded LetterWrite a message on a piece of plain paper and fold it into what looks like an envelope. This is a really cute and thoughtful way to send out love or invitations. In this digital age, it would probably be very much appreciated over the usual text messages.


Folded Paper Star - folded paper star

Making a Folded Paper StarPaper stars are fun and easy to make. They can be used in many crafts and as decorations for different holidays. Learn some techniques for making your own.


Folded Paper Stars in a Jar - stars spilling from jar

How to Make Folded Paper Stars in a JarThese pretty little stars are made by folding scraps of paper. All you need is small strips of recycled paper in whatever color or pattern you desire.


A perfect square from a rectangular piece of paper.

Making a Square from a Paper RectangleA square is a type of rectangle, so it is easy to take a rectangular piece of paper and create a square for your project. This page is about making a square out of rectangular paper.


Origami Heart

Making Dollar Origami HeartsOrigami has endless possibilities for designs you can fold. Making dollar origami hearts is a great way to give some extra money to someone along with a gift or just as a gift themselves.


Folded Paper Puppy - folded yellow paper puppy face

How to Make a Folded Paper PuppyFolded paper crafts are fun to make and many can be done by and for children. This is a page about how to make a folded paper puppy.


Photo of two origami baskets

Making an Origami BasketMaking an origami basket is an essay to make place to store things or even as a gift basket. This is a page about making an origami basket.


bouquet of paper flowers that includes one pink flower, one purple flower, one green flower and one half yellow an half green flower.

Making an Origami Paper FlowerThis is a page about making an origami paper flower. A beautiful flower arrangement can be made folding new or recycled paper with this Japanese paper art.


Origami Envelope

Making an Origami EnvelopeThis is a page about making an origami envelope. Using any kind of paper you can fold an attractive envelope for small gifts, notes and gift cards.


Dollar Bill Origami Ideas

Dollar Bill Origami IdeasThis is a page about dollar bill origami ideas. Making folded paper origami designs using paper money is a fun gift idea.


Origami LED Light Embellishments

Origami LED Light EmbellishmentsThis is a page about origami LED light embellishments. If you know how to make origami folded paper items then you can create some cute, colorful covers for a string of LED lights.


Toilet Paper Origami Fan

Making a Toilet Paper Origami FanThis is a page about making a toilet paper origami fan. Add a decorative touch to your bathroom decor with this easy origami toilet paper fan.


Making Paper Fortune Cookies

Making Paper Fortune CookiesThis is a page about making paper fortune cookies. Paper fortune cookie are a cute little craft that you can put a small surprise in.


Origami Turtle

Making Origami TurtlesThis page is about making origami turtles. You can create many interesting objects with this Japanese paper folding art.


Folded Paper Flower Box

Making a Folded Paper Flower BoxThis is a page about making a folder paper flower box. The art of folding paper or origami is an excellent craft for making small paper boxes for various uses.



A collection of Origami Butterflies

Origami ButterflyWith just a few simple folds you can make this easy and impressive paper butterfly.


Folded Paper Bunny Corner Bookmark - closeup of bookmark on page corner

Folded Paper Bunny Corner BookmarkThis page corner bookmark is super easy to make from supplies you probably already have. You'll be using origami techniques with plain white paper. One piece of paper can make many bunny bookmarks of different sizes! This is a great craft for all ages.


Folded Paper Star - folded paper star

Folded Paper StarWhen September starts, we start thinking of decorations for Christmas. We usually decorate every September and sometimes we remove them on February or March. It's our one thrifty way to save time and money during the Christmas season, so today I started making a paper star which I might be able to use as decoration.


Origami Envelope

Origami EnvelopeThese little paper envelopes are a lot easier to make than they look. A lovely idea for giving small gifts, love notes, or gift cards. You don't have to use specialised origami paper, any will do.


various origami figures

Dollar Bill OrigamiThe long known art of origami has always seemed sort of mysterious to me so I decided to learn a few simple shapes to give to my grandchildren in their Easter baskets or for Valentine's Day and I am sharing a couple of them.


The completed Origami Envelope

Origami EnvelopeThis is a really cute and impressive way to send a letter, a message or an invitation.


More Featured
Christmas Ideas!
New Years Ideas!
ThriftyFun on Facebook
ThriftyFun on Pinterest
ThriftyFun on TikTok
ThriftyFun on YouTube
ThriftyFun on Instagram
Enter a Contest
Free Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post

Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2022-12-16 00:08:14 in 5 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2022 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.