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Black paper diamond DIY

Christmas noir decor

This Christmas we are going noir.

To help you create some inexpensive and easy decoration we show you a simple origami inspired black paper diamond DIY

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Paper diamond DIY

To get started all you need is some black paper, a glue stick and scissors

If you pervert to watch this DIY click here.

If not you start with

1. creating a perfect square out of your piece of paper

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2. Fold it from one corner to the other

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3. Unfold and fold it the other way. From corner to corner

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4. Unfold and turn it over so it looks like this:

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5.  Fold the bottom part to the top

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6. Unfold and fold it the other way

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7.  Unfold and turn it over. So it look like the one in the picture.

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8. Gently press the sides towards the middle…

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9.  …and fold the top part towards you

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10. Turn it 180° and fold the sides. When you´re finished folding, cut the top part off.

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11. Here comes the tricky part.

Place the paper so you have the opening towards you.

Take the left side and unfold it. Open it a bit, and fold it over to the right side.

(see pictures). Press down the folding on the top, and fold it to the left. (last picture)

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12. Do the same to the right side

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13. Fold all the corners to the center.

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14. now unfold the intired paper untill it looks like this:

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  1. Now fold in the pre-folded corners so your shape looks like this:

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  1. Repeat the same shape with a second piece of paper, so you end up with two half.

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17. Almost there, take the two half and glue them together. This part is a little tricke simply because all corners have to fit into each other. I started with adding glue to all the surfaces and let it sit for a few seconds. Than i did one corner at at time.

DONE!

origami paper diamond diy via zwei-design.com

origami paper diamond diy via zwei-design.com

 

I hope you had fun doing this litthe paper diamond! I wish you a happy advent!

 

Merken

Merken

Merken

Merken

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