how to fold origami box

Easy instructions for origami box

Easy Instructions for origami box

Want to make a box to store something? Then you are here in right place. In today’s tutorial, we will how to fold origami box in 2 easy ways below is the instructions for origami box. This tutorial is especially for kids, they enjoy making different types of origami. And the best part of making origami is you can use any type of paper for Making this. So in today’s tutorial, I will tell you how you will make your origami box in different ways. So let’s start with the first tutorial on how to fold origami box

Step by step tutorial on how to fold origami box

STEP 1- TAKE A PIECE OF PAPER

how to fold origami box
how to fold origami box

Take a square piece of paper. The measurements of paper that I am taking are 20×20cm. You can choose the size of your paper on your own. If you want your box to big, choose a bigger measurement of paper; otherwise, you can go with my measurements. Use designed paper if you want to make your box more attractive. But if you are using plain and simple origami paper for Making an origami box then you can use crayons and your creativity to make your box looks more attractive.

STEP 2- FOLD IN HALF

Next, you have to fold the piece of paper from the center to make a half fold. First, fold the top side to the bottom and make a neat and clean crease. Now you can see the piece of paper converted to a rectangular shape in horizontal style. Now open it and fold it from the left side to the right side. Now you can see rectangular shapes in vertical style. Make a nice crease and unfold it.

how to fold origami box

STEP 3-FOLD CORNERS

Now after unfolding it, you can see two lines intersecting each other at the center point and you have to fold all 4 corners to the center point. After the fold, all corners rotate the paper so that it appears as a square shape.

how to fold origami box

Now fold the top side of the paper to the center and repeat the same with the bottom side. Now make a nice crease and then unfold it. Next, repeat the same step with sides, fold the sides to the center to make a crease, and then unfold it.

how to fold origami box

Now open the side folds that you made by folding corners. Now you can see two opposite corners are folded inside and the other two opposite corners are open. Now again fold the bottom corners as the image below and repeat the same with the top corner fold.

how to fold origami box

Now unfold the fold that you have done previously. Now you have to fold sides to make an origami box. First, fold the paper from the right side and then fold the left side corner inside. Paste all corners inside with glue if needed otherwise your origami box is ready.

how to fold origami box

Origami box 2

Step by step instructions on how to fold origami box

STEP 1- TAKE A PAPER

Take a paper of 20×30 cm. You can take paper of your own measurements also if you want. Make sure that you have to choose a rectangular sheet of paper. You can also choose an A4 sheet if you want to give it a try. Firstly you have to make a boat from this sheet but if you don’t know how to make a paper boat then you can check out my previous post on how to make a paper boat. It is the first stage of making an origami box.

how to fold origami box

FOLDINGS

After making a boat from paper let’s move on to the next stage. Now open the folds of the boat from both sides that are front and backside and then fold the sides from both sides. Now repeat the same with the backside.

how to fold origami box

Now you can it is converted into a square shape. Now start folding from the top you have to do the same with the backside also.

Now hold that fold and start opening it carefully by pulling that fold slowly. And here your origami box is ready. Hope you enjoyed the tutorial on making box origami easy. If you want more tutorials on this you can check out other websites too. If you want to share your ideas for making an origami box you can comment down below in the comment box. If you have any suggestions or questions you can ask me in the comment section.

how to fold origami box