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How to Make a classic Origami Box

A cute mini origami box, very creative and simple to make. You can use it to pack some small gifts or store small stuff, like small sugar and hair accessories.

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We provide step-by-step diagram instructions and beginner-friendly videos. Check both for quicker learning.

If you are new to origami, start here from our beginner guide to know the basics and how to read the step-by-step instructions.

  • Folding time: 5 minutes
  • Paper: 15×15 cm
  • Difficulty: Easy, Beginner friendly

Material

Prepare a 15*15 cm square origami paper, with different colors on each side, and you will get a 5.7*5.7 cm lovely box. You can choose any color according to your preference, and other sizes of square paper are also available.

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Easy Origami Box Video

Step by Step Tutorials

Step 1

Start with the white side of the paper facing up. Fold it in half horizontally, crease it well and unfold.

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Step 2

Fold it in half vertically, crease well and unfold.

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Step 3

Fold the four corners of the paper to the center.

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Step 4

Rotate it 45 degrees clockwise.

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Step 5

Fold the top and bottom edges along the dotted line to the center, crease it well, and then unfold it.

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Step 6

Fold the left and right edges to the center along the dotted line, crease it well then unfold it.

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Step 7

Unfold the left and right triangles.

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Step 8

Fold the top and bottom edges to the center along the dotted line.

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Step 9

Then unfold them for only 90 degrees, creating two standing edges.

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Step 10

Lift the right corner along the dotted line slightly.

Fold both the bottom and top sides along the dotted line, and bring the two red points together.

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Step 11

Fold the black line to meet the red line along the dotted line. Now you have one of the sides of the box.

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Step 12

Similarly, lift the left corner slightly along the dotted line, and make the two red points together on both sides.

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Step 13

Finally, fold the black line to meet the red line along the dotted line, and this cute box is done.

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