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Origami Love Mouse

Original model created on 14/02/2016 - Published on 23/03/2016

Origami Love Mouse instructions and tutorial

This origami Love Mouse is a new model designed for Valentine's Day 2016, part of a series of Love Animals (cat, fox, dog etc.). Also check out the Love Cat model!

Love Mouse
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How to make an origami Love Mouse

Here are the step-by-step instructions to fold a Love Mouse (photo diagram and/or video).

Love Mouse - step 1

1. Start with a square sheet of paper. If the paper has a white side, put the white side on the bottom.

Love Mouse - step 2

2. Fold and unfold along one diagonal.

Love Mouse - step 3

3. Bring the top left corner to the bottom right corner to mark the center. Do not mark the fold.

Love Mouse - step 4

4. Unfold and bring the bottom right corner to the center. Mark only the middle of the fold.

Love Mouse - step 5

5. Unfold and bring the top left corner to the point you marked last. Mark the fold.

Love Mouse - step 6

6. Unfold the fold you just made.

Love Mouse - step 7

7. Bring the marked point of the top side to the intersection of the two folds. Mark the fold only below and to the right of the intersection.

Love Mouse - step 8

8. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 9

9. Repeat for the marked point of left side. Mark the fold only below and to the right of the intersection.

Love Mouse - step 10

10. Unfold

Love Mouse - step 11

11. Fold the bottom right corner.

Love Mouse - step 12

12. Fold the corner again so that it goes past the previous fold.

Love Mouse - step 13

13. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 14

14. Turn the model to the other side.

Love Mouse - step 15

15. Fold along the vertical axis that goes through the highest intersection of folds. Mark the fold only at the top until you reach diagonal fold.

Love Mouse - step 16

16. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 17

17. Similarly, fold along the horizontal axis that goes through the intersection of folds at the left. Mark the fold only at the left until you reach diagonal fold.

Love Mouse - step 18

18. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 19

19. Fold along the horizontal axis that goes through the marked point on the right side. Mark the fold only at the right until you reach diagonal fold.

Love Mouse - step 20

20. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 21

21. Fold along the vertical axis that goes through the marked point on the bottom side. Mark the fold only at the bottom until you reach diagonal fold.

Love Mouse - step 22

22. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 23

23. Fold the bottom of the right side to the diagonal. Mark only until you reach the horizontal fold.

Love Mouse - step 24

24. Unfold and fold the right of the bottom side to the diagonal. Mark only until you reach the vertical fold.

Love Mouse - step 25

25. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 26

26. Bring the bottom side to the horizontal fold. Mark the fold only until you reach the diagonal.

Love Mouse - step 27

27. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 28

28. Bring the right side to the vertical fold. Mark the fold only until you reach the diagonal.

Love Mouse - step 29

29. Unfold.

Love Mouse - step 30

30. Fold the top left corner to the first intersection of folds.

Love Mouse - step 31

31. Fold the top down to the bottom of the green corner.

Love Mouse - step 32

32. Fold the left right to the right of the green corner.

Love Mouse - step 33

33. Fold again all the unfolded folds, starting with the folds at the bottom right.

Love Mouse - step 34

34. Fold again the two corners.

Love Mouse - step 35

35. Fold again all the other folds.

Love Mouse - step 36

36. Flatten the model except the head.

Love Mouse - step 37

37. Put the head down and make four small folds to round the heart shaped head.

Love Mouse - step 38

38. Put the head to one side and fold one back leg.

Love Mouse - step 39

39. Fold the other back leg.

Love Mouse - step 40

40. Fold one front leg.

Love Mouse - step 41

41. Fold the other front leg. Your mouse is complete and it can stand!

Love Mouse - step 42

42. Isn't it a cute Love Mouse?

The Love Cat now has another heart friend: the Love Mouse! The Love Mouse has a very big head with an heart shape. If you like it, please subscribe to my YouTube channel Origami Plus to be notified when I post new origami video tutorials. Thank you!

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Origami Love Mouse video instructions

To make a Love Mouse in origami, please follow the instructions from this video on YouTube:

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