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Step 17: Flip the paper over to the back. So the corner flaps are angled up from the table.
Step 18: Fold the left and right edges to the centre.
Step 19: Next bring both of the top flaps down and outwards.
Step 20: Flatten the top section, so that it looks like the roof of a house.
Step 21: Rotate the paper and repeat on the other end.
Step 22: Flip the paper over to the other side.
Step 23: Fold the top section down to the bottom.
Step 24: Fold the front left and right flaps down to the bottom.
11 Comments for “How To Make A Traditional Origami Butterfly”
Wow! Thanks! This looks really good!
I like this but try making the steps a little simpler.
It went well.
The steps were easy to follow and the result was beautiful.
I’m confused at Step 24 🙁
No matter how I fold it, it does not make sense at step 25.
I love it
Super easy! Totally recommend to any Origami rookies!
nice i love this art
Very easy and entertaining, i think it turned out quite nice, even though some steps were challenging.