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Origami Heart


Origami Heart instructions and tutorial

The heart is a easy origami model that you can fold and give to the persons you love. You can use it to create greeting cards and Valentine cards. It is perfect for Valentine's Day, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, wedding ceremonies and wedding anniversaries etc. And if you have square paper or cotton towels, you can fold a towel into an heart. Your heart paper towels will look fantastic for a wedding table or a romantic dinner!

Origami heart video instructions

To make an heart in origami, please follow the instructions from this video on YouTube:

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How to make an origami heart

Here are the step-by-step instructions to fold an heart (photo diagram and/or video).

heart - step 1

1. Start with a colored square sheet of paper. You can make a red heart or a pink heart, or use patterned paper.

heart - step 2

2. If the paper has only one colored face, put the colored side on the bottom.

heart - step 3

3. Fold along one diagonal.

heart - step 4

4. Unfold the fold you just made.

heart - step 5

5. Fold along the other diagonal.

heart - step 6

6. Unfold the fold you just made.

heart - step 7

7. Turn the paper and fold the tip at the top towards the center, down to the intersection of the two diagonals.

heart - step 8

8. Fold the tip at the bottom towards the top.

heart - step 9

9. Fold the right side towards the vertical axis in the middle.

heart - step 10

10. Fold the left side towards the vertical axis.

heart - step 11

11. Turn the model over.

heart - step 12

12. Fold the tip at the top right down to the horizontal fold.

heart - step 13

13. Fold the tip at the top left.

heart - step 14

14. Fold the right tip.

heart - step 15

15. Fold the left tip.

heart - step 16

16. Turn the model over, your heart in origami is done!

We hope your origami heart will turn great. Please send us pictures of the hearts you make to contact@origami.plus so that we can add them to this page!

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