How to Make an Origami star

This is a classic 5 pointed origami star that you've probably been drawing your entire life. Besides one slightly tricky fold, it's overall pretty easy to make. You will need two pieces of paper and some tape to make this.

Origami StarLearn how to fold an origami star with instructions below.
Difficulty: Easy!
Origami Star Step 1 Step 1: Start with a square sheet of origami paper and rotate it like a diamond, color side up. If you only have regular paper, follow instructions to make a square sheet of paper.
Origami Star Step 2 Step 2: Fold the paper in half by folding top to bottom.
Origami Star Step 3 Step 3: Bring the left edge of the triangle to the top edge.
Origami Star Step 4 Step 4: Turn the paper over.
Origami Star Step 5 Step 5: Fold the triangle in half by bringing the left corner over to the right corner. Your origami should now look like this.
Origami Star Step 6Origami Star Step 6-2Origami Star Step 6-3 Step 6: Open the flap and squash down. Try to keep the right corner pointy as you make the crease, and keep the edges aligned at the top.

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