Origami Box Instructions and Diagram

It's so cool that you can actually make an origami box using just a piece of paper. Yes it does seem improbable because paper is flat, but with some well placed folds, you'll be able to transform it into a perfectly shaped box ready to hold whatever you can fit in it.

Is it hard to make one? No way! I took pictures and made the steps as clear as i could. Simply follow the well written origami box instructions and you shouldn't have a problem. After you make the box, you'll also be provided with instructions for the lid. Yes, there's also a lid you make for your origami box. How cool is that!

Origami BoxFollow the instructions below to make this Origami Box
Difficulty: Medium
Step 1 Step 1: Start with a square piece of origami paper. If you only have regular 8.5x11 paper, follow these instructions to make a square sheet.
Step 2Step 2-2 Step 2: Fold the paper in half from top edge to bottom edge, then unfold.
Step 3Step 3-2 Step 3: Fold in half again from left to right, then unfold.
Step 4Step 4-2 Step 4: Fold all four corners to the center.
Step 5 Step 5: Rotate the paper so it becomes a square.
Step 6Step 6-2 Step 6: Fold the top and bottom edge to the center, then unfold.
Step 7 Step 7: Unfold the top and bottom triangles.

Click on "Next" to continue with the origami box instructions.

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