Origami Shirt

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This shirt is a little bit tricky but very rewarding because it is entirely cute! You could turn this shirt into a gift card or simply make it to become a decoration!

Suitable for…

  • 3-5 years
  • 5-12 years
  • 12+ years
Group Size
  • Individual (1 child)
  • Small Group (4 children)
  • Large Group (20 children)

Idea Features
Idea Features

  • Step 1

    Begin with a piece of colourful A4 paper.

  • Step 2

    Fold your paper in half lengthwise and unfold again.

  • Step 3

    Fold each outside edge into the centre crease and unfold.

  • Step 4

    Fold the bottom corners into the new crease.

  • Step 5

    Fold the sides back into the middle forming a triangular shape.

  • Step 6

    Fold up the bottom of the page to the tip of the triangular shape and open it out again.

  • Step 7

    Open one side of the triangle and place the tip along the outside edge of the paper. Repeat for the other side.

  • Step 8

    Fold the bottom of the paper back over.

  • Step 9

    Flip the paper over and fold the top edges over.

  • Step 10

    Flip over again and fold the top corners into the middle.

  • Step 11

    Bring the bottom of the paper up to the top.

  • Step 12

    Tuck the bottom edge under the collar of the shirt and crease the bottom.


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Cost of all materials
$10.99 (inc GST)
$9.99 (ex GST)
I need enough for…
Cost of all materials
$10.99 (inc GST)
$9.99 (ex GST)
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